15 October 2018
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Lilongwe, July 25, 2018: Education Expertise Development Foundation (EEDF) has hailed EDUKANS for engaging students in the implementation of their three year Star School Model Project in the country. EEDF Programme Officer, Moffat Njati said this Tuesday at Msamba Catholic Training Centre in Lilongwe when 32 Youth Advisory Board members…
Blantyre, July 24, 2018: Interventions deployed by Victim Support Units (VSUs) in the Southern Region are said to be bearing positive results with such benefit being retention of the girl-child in school, Malawi News Agency (Mana) has established. In an interview with Mana on Tuesday, Southern Region VSU In-charge, Superintendent…
  Karonga, July 24, 2018: Foundation for Community Support Services (Focus), a local non-governmental organization has embarked on construction of disability friendly pit- latrines to enhance inclusive education in nine schools within disaster prone areas in the Area of Paramount Chief Kyungu in Karonga District. Director for Focus, Kossam Munthali…
  Blantyre, July 24, 2018: Interventions employed by Victim Support Units (VSUs) in the Southern Region are said to be bearing positive results one ofA such benefit being retention of the girl-child in school, Malawi News Agency (Mana) has established. In an interview with Mana on Tuesday, Southern Region VSU…
  Thyolo, July 24, 2018: Some students in Thyolo district who have been selected to various colleges in Malawi are facing fees problems which lead to high dropout rate, Malawi News Agency (Mana) has established. Thyolo District Education Manager (DEM), Godfrey Kubwense confirmed the development in an interview with Mana…
  Mzuzu, July 24, 2018: Plan Malawi has cautioned stakeholders in education against sidelining boys in their quest to promote girl child education in the country saying the former risk lagging behind. Plan Malawi’s Assistant Programme Area Manager, Foster Mkandawire said in an interview Monday in Mzuzu that there is…
  Chikwawa, July 23, 2018: Executive Director for Penda Private School in Chikwawa District has advised parents in the country to make the best use of free primary school education by sending their kids to school. The Director, Emmie Ndadzela made the remarks on Friday during the closing ceremony for…
BLANTYRE, July 23: Students who sat for the 2018 Malawi Schools Certificate of Education (MSCE) stand a chance to fly to Zanzibar, Tanzania if they will pass the examinations with flying colours. The students from both private and public schools will be flown to Zanzibar courtesy of Maranatha Academy. Maranatha Academy Managing Director,…
  Chiradzulu, July 20, Mana: Chiradzulu Police Women Network Wednesday warned students at Chiradzulu Community Day Secondary School (CDSS), against engaging in sexual activities during school holidays. Chairperson of the network, Sub-Inspector Chisangalalo Mwasauka said girls who engage into sexual activities normally fail to achieve their goals in life due…
BLANTYRE,July 18, 2018: Students who sat for the 2018 Malawi School Certificate of Education (MSCE) stand a chance to fly to Zanzibar if they will pass with flying colours. The students from both private and public  schools will be spoiled courtesy of Maranatha Academy.   Maranatha Academy Managing Director, Ernest…

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The agony of raising children with physical disabilities

 The agony of raising children with physical disabilities

Karonga, October 1: Lydia Nyagondwe and her husband Pearson Banda of Mwenilondo in Karonga were happy when they had their first-born daughter in November, 1978. The baby girl, named Safinia, was born strong and charming. Whilst a child, she could not show any signs of sickness up until she turned s...