24 April 2019
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Mzuzu, August 16, 2018: Department of National Parks and Wildlife says it has embarked on activities geared at enhancing co-management of national parks and game reserves to curb poaching. Speaking Thursday in an interview with Malawi News Agency, the department’s Northern Region Division Manager, Peter Wadi said the activities include…
Ntcheu, August 17, 2018. District Executive Committee (DEC) members in Ntcheu on Wednesday took turns to accuse Central Region Water Board (CRWB) of failing to find long lasting solutions to alleviate water challenges that the district faces most of the times. Speaking during DEC meeting where the Board came to…
Blantyre, August 13, 2018: Meteorological Department (MET) has said the surge in temperatures in the month of August has no impact on rainfall, dismissing the likelihood of dry spell in 2018/18 rainfall season Director of MET Jolamu Nkhokwe dismissed the speculations in an interview with Malawi News Agency (MANA) on…
Nsanje, August 13, 2018: Malawi Red Cross Society (MRC) is set to roll out K800 million worth of project dubbed ‘Reducing the impact of Climate Risks in Southern Africa through Disaster Risk Reduction’ in the country’s four districts of Nsanje, Chikwawa, Zomba and Lilongwe. Red Cross Society-Malawi Disaster Risk Reduction…
Lilongwe, August 17, 2018. Malawi’s First Lady, Professor Gertrude Mutharika said on Friday the K32 million donation Beautify Malawi (BEAM) Trust received from the People’s Republic of China would rescue 100 girls from child marriages. She made the announcement in Lilongwe when she, on behalf of BEAM Trust, received a…
Blantyre, July 29, 2018: Blantyre City Council has emphasised that involving school going children in environmental issues remains key in the promotion of natural and environmental conservation in the country. Blantyre City Council’s Assistant Director in the Department of Leisure, Culture and Environmental Services, Ackley Kananji said this on Friday…
Mwanza, July 27, 2018: Members of village civil protection committees (VCPC) in Mwanza have been supplied with working materials to enable them discharge their duties effectively. Mwanza Assistant Project Officer for Red Cross, Yasinta Namacha, said on Wednesday the disaster response teams in the district have been doing a commendable…
Zomba, July 26, 2018: Hope for Malawi from the Canadian People, in partnership with Partners in Action for Sustainable Development, this week handed over an Early Childhood Development (ECD) Centre at M’dumu Village in Traditional Authority Malemia in Zomba. The Family of Peter and Elaine Zakreski, founders of Hope for…
Nsanje, July 25, 2018: Communities in Nsanje have started rolling out Participatory Approach for Safe Shelter Awareness (PASSA) aimed at raising awareness of the ‘everyday vulnerable’ of the ‘everyday risks’ related to their built environment. PASSA is a process where communities participate in the identification of shelter related problems existing…
Phalombe, July 19, 2018: Phalombe District Agricultural Development Office has initiated a manure making programme that will see over 23, 000 farmers in the district producing and applying manure in their farms, Malawi News Agency (Mana) has established. The programme would among other things see farmers becoming resilient to climate…

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Arresting electoral violence

Arresting electoral violence

Chikwawa, April 23, 2019: For people of Nsanje Lalanje Constituency, October 17, 2017 by-election is one scenario among many where political violence marred electoral process. Due to political intolerance among some supporters of Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) and Malawi Congress Party (MCP), v...