27 April 2018
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BLANTYRE, April 15, 2018: Higher Education Student Loans and Grants Board (HESLGB) has expressed satisfaction with the progress of loan recoveries campaign which has managed to recover over K400 million from former students loans beneficiaries. The campaign started in 2016 to recover loans from former students’ beneficiaries who graduated from…
Lilongwe, April 14, 2018:  Edukans has noted with concern that almost half of the teachers teaching in most Community Day Secondary Schools in the country are unqualified which poses a danger to the quality of education.  Country Representative of Edukans,  Limbani Nsapato made the observation Friday at Msamba Training centres…
Rumphi, April 13, 2018: The Association for Rumphi Secondary School Alumni has donated MK1.2 million to Rumphi Secondary school for the purchase of text books for the new curriculum of Malawi School Certificate of Education (MSCE) which will roll out in the next academic year. President of the Association, Professor…
Salima, April 10, 2018: Norwegian Minister for International Development, Nikolai Astrup has applauded Malawi Government and United Nations Agencies for the Joint Programme on Girls Education (GoM-UNJPGE), saying  it demonstrated commitment towards increased access to quality education for girls. He made the remarks at Lifidzi Primary School in Salima, where…
  Kasungu, April 10, 2018: There is an outrage in Kasungu after it is being alleged that a football ground belonging to Chankhanga Primary School has been sold by the Kasungu Municipal Council. The school falls in the middle of the municipality and is in the middle of the town’s…
  BLANTYRE, April 10, 2018: At least 100 students have so far benefitted from the Ghetto King Kong’s self-funded Fredokiss Scholarship, which aims at providing education opportunities to the marginalized groups in different communities of the country. The award winning hip-hop artist, also known as Ntchana on Monday told Malawi…
  Chiradzulu, April 9, 2018: Minister of Civic Education, Culture and Community Development, Grace Chiumia has said upgrading of Magomero Community Development College is vital for the country’s economic improvement. She made the remarks on Friday at Magomero Community Development College when she launched Diploma in Community Development and Social…
  Rumphi, April 9, 2018: Northern Region Water Board (NRWB) Friday handed over a 200 capacity classroom block it constructed at Rumphi Secondary School to the tune of K 42 million as part of its corporate social responsibility. NRWB’s Chairperson, Reverend Howard Matiya Nkhoma handover the classroom block Sunday at…
Zomba, April 7, 2018: Minister of Education, Science and Technology, Bright Msaka on Thursday handed over 90 desks to Pirimiti Boys Primary School in Zomba where 877 learners will no longer have to sit on the floor. He presented the desks just three days after Member of Parliament for Zomba…
Machinga, April 6, 2018:  Minister of Education, Science and Technology, Bright Msaka has challenged teachers, learners and parents in Machinga to erase the label that depicts Machinga as one of the districts with highest illiteracy levels. He made the challenge on Thursday at Machinga Community Day Secondary School (CDSS) where…

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Good tobacco labour practices send children back to school

Good tobacco labour practices send children back to school

Kasungu, April 14, 2018: Tchesa Full Primary School in Kasungu east had less than 550 learners in 2012. The school saw most children shunning its doors because they had to help parents in tobacco production. Head teacher Zuze Mthiko says enrollment was very low compared to children’s population in...