19 February 2018
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Mzuzu, May 13, 2017: Mzuzu Education Division says is working tirelessly to scoop first position in the 2016-2017 Primary School Leaving Certificate of Education (PSLCE). According to Mzuzu Education Division Manager, Amon Chavula, the division would like to return to the position which it had been holding in the past…
Dowa May 13, 2017: Dowa District Commissioner, Fannie Msimuko, has admitted that a motorized solar powered submissive pump which was installed at Mbalame CDSS in the area of Traditional Authority (TA) Mkukula in the district developed a fault within a year after it was installed. The pump was installed at…
Machinga, May 12, 2017: Center for Human Rights Rehabilitation (CHRR) is implementing a five-year  ‘Yes I Do project’ in Machinga where traditional leaders have facilitated in bringing back early married girls in school to enjoy their to education. Recently CHRR met chiefs from Traditional Authority Liwonde to discuss their roles…
Dedza May 12, 2017: National Reading Programme which is under Ministry of Education Science and Technology in primary schools has registered progress in Dedza where learners are able to express themselves in English in Standard one. According the Programme Coordinator in the district Walusungu Banda the learners are able to…
Zomba, April 28, 2017: Chancellor College Students on Thursday held a peaceful demonstration in the city of Zomba asking the State President Prof. Arthur Peter Mutharika to intervene in the industrial dispute that has led to the closure of their college. Presenting their petition to Zomba District Commissioner (DC) Emmanuel…
Blantyre, April 25, 2017: The Polytechnic- a constituent college of the University of Malawi (UNIMA) over the weekend elected new office bearers of the student union. Speaking with the Malawi News Agency (MANA) on Monday, the newly elected President for the Polytechnic Student’s Union (PSU) Emmanuel Kaliwo highlighted that the…
Nsanje, April 24, 2017: Stakeholders working towards improved education in Nsanje District have conceded failing to address real issues affecting education standards in the district. In an interview on Monday, Nsanje Action Aid Program Coordinator Maclean Chimpeni noted with concern that the district has been receiving huge sums of money…
Rumphi, April 24, 2017: A non-profit making Rumphi Child Protection Organisation (RUCHIPO) has mobilised resources to send a 16 year old Ester Phiri to her home district-Phalombe after working as a house girl for 12 months. According to RUCHIPO Head of Programmes, Joyce Chimwala, the organisation has been keeping Phiri…
Mzimba, April 12, 2017: Limbikira Foundation, an organization which advocates for youth empowerment in Mzimba says it has embarked on an initiative to track down child labour in schools and homes, a malpractice which hinders children performance in education. Executive Director for the organization, Abdul Ali, made the remarks on…
Lilongwe, April 12, 2017: The International Women’s Association of Malawi (IWAM) has pledged to continue working hand in hand with Beautify Malawi Trust (BEAM) to uplift the livelihood of women, children and orphans in Malawi. Outgoing Chairlady, Shams El-Adawy said IWAM exists to work for women with all its efforts…

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Can the cotton sector be saved?

Can the cotton sector be saved?

Blantyre, February, 18, 2018: For more than two decades, cotton production has been the mainstay of agricultural practice for Dymex Funsani from Maitoni Village, Traditional Authority Chanthunya in Balaka District. Growing over 13 hectares of the crop, the proceeds have always been inspiring and fr...