11 December 2017
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Lilongwe, November 28, 2016: Government said the number of learners enrolled in primary school has increased from 1 million to 5 million from 1994 to 2016. Minister of Education, Science and Technology, Dr Emmanuel Fabiano said this in Lilongwe Sunday during a political rally that was held at Masintha Ground.…
Mangochi, November 28, 2016: South East Education Division Manager, McGregory Alufandika has observed that attaining quality education standards in the country requires heavy investment. “For the country to attain high quality education standards, it would call for heavy investment so that population growth matches with demand for resources,” He said.…
Lilongwe, November 25 : The National Council for Higher Education (NCHE) says registered institutions for higher education that are not accredited are not supposed to close as feared by many, but rather work towards qualification for accreditation. NCHE Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Mathilda Chithira Munthali, said this on Thursday at…
Mwanza, November 22: Ministry of Education Science and Technology has taken the National Reading Program (NRP) to the community realizing their role they play in fostering quality education.    NRP aims at improving the reading capability of learners from standard 1 to 4 by, among others, increasing parental and community…
Blantyre, November 14, 2016: The Malawi University of Science and Technology (MUST) will re-open on Wednesday this week barely a week after the school was closed due to water problem. Last week the school was closed due to water scarcity, a situation which forced the students to go on the…
Mzimba, November 14, 2016: District Education Manager for Mzimba South, Fanwell Chiwowa, has blamed Teachers in the district for spending weeks in towns accessing salaries while the learners in their schools are left in the cold. The District Education Manager was speaking on Friday, during graduation ceremony for 64 Female…
Lilongwe, November 11, 2016, Mana: Rural communities in the country could undergo tremendous development if chiefs and community leaders were educated according to Group Village Head Chapsinja of T/A Masula, Lilongwe rural. Chapsinja expressed the sentiments in an interview with Malawi News Agency on Tuesday prior to his departure for…
Blantyre, November 8, 2016:  The cohort tracking system in all primary schools across the nation is said to be making headway with pupils’ attendance in Primary Schools being closely monitored effectively.  Government through the Ministry of Educationearlier this year introduced the cohort tracking system whereby children in schools are given…
Thyolo, November 8: The Malawi University of Science and Technology (MUST) has been temporarily closed due to scarcity of water on campus. According to written communication to the students, management has decided to close the campus as a result of breakdown of water pumps that are used to supply water…
  Blantyre, September 28: The Malawi Censorship Board says it targets to issue 490 licenses to theatre room operators in the 2016/17 financial year. According to Ministry of Civic Education, Culture and Community Development Spokesperson Christopher Mbukwa, the board will start issuing the licenses during their inspections slated for October.…

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82 year-old Chinthuli breaks age barrier for love; marries 25 year-old

82 year-old Chinthuli breaks age barrier for love; marries 25 year-old

THYOLO, December 10, 2017: Bizarre things do happen in life sometimes. But for people of Goliati Village in Paramount Chief Ngolongoliwa in Thyolo, nothing could beat the marriage of octogenarian and a youth.  “It is an abomination,” some social commentators argue, while others see nothing wrong. ...