20 August 2018
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Mangochi, February 6, 2017: Youth Net and Counseling (YONECO) in partnership with SIMAVI of Netherlands has rescued 28 girls from Traditional Authorities (T/A) Makanjira and Namavi in Mangochi from child marriages through their More than Brides Project.  YONECO Project Officer for ‘More than Brides’ in Mangochi Charles Mbeba said the…
Phalombe, February 6, 2017: The National Initiative for Civic Education (NICE) Public Trust has expressed concern over poor female attendance to its Libraries located in various places in the district. District Civic Education Officer for Phalombe, James Chimpeni decried the situation on Monday in an interview with Malawi News Agency.…
Mwanza, February 3, 2017: The Malawi Red Cross has trained 70 youth club members in interactive drama in Mwanza with the aim that they should in turn disseminate information contained in the community resilient project being implemented by the organization to the community through drama. Red Cross is currently implementing…
Chikwawa, February 2, 2017: A total of 500 vulnerable learners from various primary and secondary schools in Chikwawa District will breathe a sigh of relief as Red Cross Malawi has provided them with full education bursaries. The revelation was made on Wednesday when officials from Red Cross Malawi Chikwawa office…
Machinga,January, 23, 2017: A skills and vocational center is under construction at Liwonde in Machinga where young people will learn vocational skills in line with government’s drive to promote entrepreneurship and create employment. District Youth Officer (DYO) for Machinga, Swidern Zuze said the skills and vocational center will offer training…
Karonga, January 9, 2016: Clients at Karonga District Hospital (KDH) have expressed concern over the increased tendency by some workers at the facility who are allegedly demanding money before assisting patients with medication. Speaking during an exclusive interview on Friday, one of the clients Walusako Munde said that it is…
Mulanje, January 9, 2016: Government has commended the Blantyre Synod of the CCAP Church for initiating projects that enhance education quality in the country. Minister of Education, Science and Technology, Dr. Emmanuel Fabiano made the remarks on Saturday at St Andrews CCAP Mission Secondary School in Mulanje when he officially…
Chikwawa, January 4, 2016: Mother Mary Children’s Centre, a local NGO in Chikwawa has hired teachers from Montfort College to train fellow teachers in the district on special needs education as one way of promoting inclusive education. Mother Mary Children’s Centre is a child right centered organization that works to…
Blantyre, January 4, 2017:  As the world commemorates the World Braille Day which falls on January 4, the Malawi Union of the Blind (MUB) is calling for the speedy ratification of the Marrakesh Treaty to ensure that publishers produce work that is accessible to all including the visually impaired. Speaking…
Dedza, January 4, 2017: National Initiative for Civic Education (NICE) has advised community members with poor reading and writing skills to register for adult literacy classes to upgrade themselves and enhance their understanding of development issues. Nice Coordinator for Dedza, Patrick Siwinda, said Monday that some communities fail to hold…

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Karonga’s quest for potable water

Karonga’s quest for potable water

Karonga, August 20, 2018: For many years, Karonga District has been a hub for waterborne diseases which have killed over seven people since 2016.  Intermittent power supply, small diameter pipes, old leaky pipes and tanks are some of the challenges which have crippled Northern Region Water Board (N...