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  Dedza, December 19, 2017: Dedza District Education Manager (DEM)’s office has warned it will not hesitate to dismiss any teacher involved in sexual relationships with students. Desk Officer for primary schools in the district, Solley Mwale, said on Monday that sexual relationships between students and teachers are serious disciplinary…
  Lilongwe, December 19, 2017: Boys and girls in the area of traditional Authorities Kasakula and Kachikho in Ntchisi District can now look forward to a bright future after Action Aid officially handed over a newly constructed Katete Community Day Secondary School on Saturday which they funded at a cost…
Machinga, December 18, 2017: Centre for Human Rights and Rehabilitation (CHRR) through ‘Yes I Do’ Project on Saturday organized sports activities in Traditional Authority Liwonde in the district as a way of creating an environment to keep girls in school. The sports activities which attracted all primary schools from Traditional…
  Lilongwe, December 15, 2017: The Egyptian Government, through the Minister of Education, Science and Technology handed over thirteen academic scholarships to Malawian students in Engineering, Agriculture, Law, Commerce, Veterinary studies and medicine for four years undergraduate studies at different universities in Egypt. Speaking in an interview with Malawi News…
  Lilongwe, December 13, 2017: The Minister of Civic Education, Culture and Community Development, Grace Chiumia on Wednesday called for a multi-sectoral approach to promoting youth education and adult learning in the country. Chiumia made the call when she opened a day- long meeting for officials from her Ministry and…
Msaka interacting with Domasi College Principal-Pic by Evance Chisiano ZOMBA, December 12, 2017: Government intends to introduce global citizenship education in the country’s to ensure learners become responsible for local and global peace, environment and respect cultural diversification. Minister of Education, Science and Technology, Bright Msaka, disclosed this at Domasi…
  Pushing for girls' school readmission - File photo Blantyre, December 11, 2017: Male champions who are tracing and tracking down school dropouts due to teenage pregnancies in Mulanje have vowed to create a bunch of educated girls in the district. One of the male champions, Simon Matipwiri from Matipwiri…
 Chimunthu (c) and Musopole during the function Nkhotakota, December 11, 2017: Former Speaker of Parliament Henry Chimunthu Banda on Saturday said there is need for secondary school learners and alumni in the country to be generation thinkers in order to promote educational standards that would develop Malawi. Banda said this…
Nkhata Bay, December 11, 2017:  Girls in Nkhata Bay have taken advantage of complaint boxes which Action Aid Malawi placed in all schools to voice out issues which make them drop out of school. Speaking recently in during a Safe School Quarterly Review meeting Saturday, Action Aid Project Coordinator for…
  Gender Minister Dr Jean Kalirani delivering a speech on ECD - File photo ZOMBA, December 7, 2017: Deputy Minister of Gender, Children, Disability and Social Welfare, Clement Mukhumbwa has called upon stakeholders in the country to invest more in Early Childhood Development (ECD) programmes to reduce dropout rate in…

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Enhancing communities’ resilience to floods

 Enhancing communities’ resilience to floods

Lilongwe, May 22: Floods have become a common occurrence in most parts of Malawi and the resulting damage has had far reaching consequences on individual lives and their communities. For people of Group Village Headman (GVH) Dzindevu and the surrounding areas in Dedza have been part of the statisti...