17 November 2017
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Adult Education Class in session - File Photo Phalombe, October 25, 2017: Phalombe District Council has called on men who do not know how to read and write to consider attaining such knowledge through adult literacy classes. Councilor for Likulezi Ward in Phalombe South Constituency, Noel Muzapitako, made the call…
BLANTYRE, October 25, 2017: The Chilomoni Foundation for Education and Development (CFED) on Friday launched the Tiwerenge News Project aimed at promoting a reading culture among school going students in the country. CFED in collaboration with Nation Publications Limited is implementing the project in four schools around Chilomoni Township namely;…
Lilongwe, 23 October, 2017:  WeCare youth organization has rolled out an initiative dubbed ‘Send them 20 Campaign (ST20)’ with an aim to support students who fail to pursue secondary education because they cannot afford tuition fees and basic necessities. In an interview with the Malawi News Agency (Mana), WeCare Public…
Nsanje, October 23, 2017: Trinity College of Nursing and Midwifery under Chikwawa Diocese of the Roman Catholic Church in Nsanje has reduced its intake from 100 to 60 students per year, Malawi News Agency has learnt. The College Acting Principal, Fanny Stevens, confirmed the development, saying this has happened due…
Ntcheu, October 23, 2017: Minister of Education, Science and Technology, Bright Msaka says government appreciates the role private colleges play in ensuring that deserving students access higher education. Speaking on Sunday when he presided over the ninth congregation of 504 students of the Malawi Adventist University (MAU) at Lake View…
Lilongwe, October 23, 2017: The National Library Service (NLS) is striving to meet community needs using literacy as key to unlocking the potential of its surrounding communities through reading corners in all its outlets. NLS National Librarian, Grey Nyali told MANA that the library, which has 17 outlets across the…
Lilongwe, October 16, 2017:  Participants from a just ended office assistants training  organized by South African based international institute called Africa Institute for Capacity Development (AICD) which was conducted at the Bingu International Convention Centre have branded the seminar ‘service delivery stimulator’ saying it will effect change in the way…
Mulanje, October 14, 2017: District Education Manager (DEM) for Mulanje, Gossam Mafuta, has expressed satisfaction with the current efforts in ensuring gender equality in primary schools in the district. Mafuta observed that efforts in ensuring that equal numbers of both girls and boys were enrolling in school satisfy efforts made…
Machinga, October 15, 2017: Action Aid Malawi has pledged it will continue improving early childhood development (ECD) services in the country in an effort to instil in the people a sense of learning at a tender age. Action Aid is currently implementing a project called Comprehensive Early Childhood Development (ECD)…
Thyolo, October 13, 2017: Parents and guardians in Thyolo District have been urged to take a leading role in encouraging their children to read different books and reading material in order to build a reading culture among Malawians in the country.  Speaking during the closing of a three day National…

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'Opposition is not just about ranting'

'Opposition is not just about ranting'

The statement by the Leader of Opposition in Parliament Rev. Dr. Lazarus Chakwera made in response to the address that His Excellency, President Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika made during the opening of the occasion of opening the 47th Session of Parliament cannot go without comment. From the out...