19 April 2019
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Balaka, April 1,2019: The Deputy Minister in the Ministry of Natural Resources, Energy and Mining, Welani Chilenga recently disclosed that government is fully concerned with effects of climate change. He said this in Balaka when the country joined the world in commemorating the World Meteorological Day which took place at…
Machinga, April 1, 2019: Recent floods that hit some parts of the country have damaged five irrigation schemes in Machinga District, Malawi News Agency (Mana) has established. Some of the schemes damaged include Naming’azi, Mikoko and Nkhande in Paramount Chief Kawinga and Kamwaza Irrigation Scheme in Traditional Authority Ngokwe in…
Blantyre, March, 25, 2019: Department of Disaster Management Affairs (DoDMA) has bemoaned low levels of local research in disaster management that would guide the designing of appropriate policies and interventions. Commissioner for DoDMA who is also the Principal Secretary, Wilson Moleni said this on Monday during the opening of training…
Blantyre, March, 22, 2019:  African Union (AU) has announced that it is going to contribute US$350, 000 towards disaster efforts in Malawi, Mozambique and Zimbabwe. According to a Press release on AU Website, the Chairperson of the African Union Commission, Moussa Mahamat made the commitment on Tuesday when he received…
Phalombe, March 15, 2019: The Malawi Red Cross Society (MRCS) on Sunday stepped in to assist people who were affected by floods in Phalombe following the persistent rains experienced last week. The victims are seeking shelter at Mileme Primary School in the area of Traditional Authority Jenala in Phalombe district.…
Karonga, March 15, 2019: Paramount Chief Kyungu of Karonga has expressed worry over prolonged dry spell which has hit most parts of the district raising fears that the district may experience reduced crop production. Speaking in an interview, Monday, Kyungu said the dry spell has affected crops mainly maize and…
Blantyre, March 15, 2019: It never rains but pours for southern part of the country as it is expected to be hit by heavy rains and strong winds from Thursday to Sunday this week as a result of deep and wide low pressure system in the Mozambique channel which has…
Mangochi, March 15, 2019: President Prof. Peter Mutharika has assured people who were displaced by floods in Mangochi that government would do everything it could to ensure that they have all the necessary humanitarian support required. He gave the assurance on Tuesday when he visited Mponda Evacuation Centre in the…
Thyolo, February 28, 2019: Department of Disaster Management Affairs (DoDMA) has embarked on disaster and climate risk management trainings of trainers (ToTs) for selected government ministries and departments to help break the cycle of disasters that affects millions of people in the country. DoDMA’s chief mitigation officer who is one…
Lilongwe, February 26, 2019: Department of Climate Change and Meteorological Services (MET) has warned that dry spells will hit southern and central parts of the country throughout this week. MET Director, Jolamu Nkhokwe said this in a statement on weekly weather update issued on Sunday, February 24, 2019. He said…
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