17 November 2017
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Karonga, March 23, 2017: Government has donated foodstuffs and blankets to people who were left homeless in Karonga following stormy rains that occurred early this year. Speaking during the handing over ceremony of the materials to the vulnerable people on Wednesday, District Disaster Management Officer for Karonga, Walusungu Mwafulirwa, said…
Mchinji, March 23, 2017:  German International Cooperation (GIZ) in Malawi has committed to encouraging farmers to adopt modern agricultural practices that will help in conservation of water and soil to improve food security in Mchinji district. Deputy Team Leader of GIZ social protection programme Selvi Vikan made the remarks in…
Kasungu, March 23, 2017: Three lions are believed to be on the loose in Kasungu after escaping from Nkhotakota Game Reserve. Some people in Kasungu told Malawi News Agency (Mana) that they indeed saw the lions in the district on Wednesday morning. One of those who saw the lions was…
Phalombe, February 23, 2017: Communities inPhalombe are expected to plant approximately 750 000 trees in various catchment areas by April this year to mitigate environmental degradation that has rocked the disaster prone district. This was revealed on Thursday during a tree planting event where 1, 000 trees were planted along…
Mchinji, January 15, 2017:  Mchinji District Commissioner Rosemary Nawasha has called on residents of the district to ensure they clean their surroundings and plant trees to improve sanitation in the district. Nawasha was speaking at Mayera School in Mchinji on Monday when she joined Mchinji Zokonda Amayi Women group in…
Phalombe February 14, 2017: Phalombe District Fisheries Office on Monday confiscated over 25 illegal fishing nets from different fishermen at the Lake Chilwa. This comes barely a month after World Fish Malawi through the Lake Chilwa Basin Climate Change Adaptation Programme (LCBCCAP) confiscated 376 other illegal nets at the lake’s…
Chikwawa, February 13, 2017: Paramount Chief Lundu of Chikwawa District has fired four of his Group Village Headmen (GVH) for allegedly being in the forefront of cutting down trees. The revelation was made on Friday by the chief during a tree planting exercise at Sekeni Primary School organized by the…
  Blantyre, February 13, 2017: The killing of birds along the Lake Chilwa Basin which is home to both local and migratory birds has been labeled as criminal, the Malawi News Agency (MANA) has learnt. This was disclosed on Monday by Malawi Leadership for Environment And Development (LEAD) Country Manager…
Lilongwe, February 8, 2017: The European Union (EU) Country Representative, Marchel Germann, has called for serious intervention on the current rapid population growth, blaming the same for deforestation and poor forests management. Germann made the call on Tuesday at Kadzungu Village in Traditional Authority (T/A) Kamenyagwaza, Dedza during the EU…
Salima, February 7, 2017: Over 150 families from Mtauchila Village Tradional Authority Pemba in Salima have been displaced by massive floods from the nearby Lifidzi River which have destroyed  dwelling homes, crops and the road network last Sunday. According to Newton Chirambo, the District Meteorological Service Officer, the floods are…

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