22 February 2018
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Machinga, October 5, 2017: A group called Sanitation Measures in Machinga has donated six dust bins to Machinga District Council to improve sanitation in schools.  Sanitation Measures in Machinga Executive Director, Ben Masiku said his organisation was established in 2010 to improve sanitation in schools, hospitals and in areas around…
Nkhotakota, October 4, 2017: Food insecurity problems will be history in Nkhotakota and surrounding areas following the rehabilitation of an irrigation scheme around Lake Chilingali in Nkhotakota. The project is being implemented by different organisations including Comitato Internazionale per Sviluppo dei Popoli (CISP) which focuses on development of international communities…
Chikwawa, October 02, 2017: The Malawi Red Cross Society (MRCS) has introduced a new project in three districts of Chikwawa, Nsanje and Zomba whose objective is to enhance collaboration among various partners in responding to natural disasters. MRCS’s Disaster Risk Reduction Officer for Chikwawa, Darius Chiwaula presented the project during…
Blantyre, September 30, 2017: Department of Climate Change and Meteorological Services (DCCMS) has forecasted that the country might experience normal rainfall in the 2017/2018 rainy season.  DCCMS Director, Jolamu Nkhokwe made the revelation of the rainfall forecast on Friday during the dissemination of 2017/2018 seasonal rainfall pattern. He attributed the…
Clement Chinthu Phiri speaks to the media - Pic by by McCarthy Mwalwimba Mzuzu, September 29, 2017: Government in conjunction with other stakeholders Thursday officially launched a multimillion dollar project aimed at saving lives and enhancing livelihoods at risk from climate related disasters. Dubbed Saving Lives and Protecting Agriculture based…
A woodlot has been made made through the adult literacy classes - File Photo SThe alima, September 27, 2017: Assembly of God Care (AGCARE) a development arm of the Malawi Assemblies of God is conducting adult literacy classes for communities in the area of Senior Chief Kalonga in Salima to enhance…
Lilongwe September 27, 2017:  People in Lilongwe have ventured into fresh flower nursery business for their living. Israel nursery is one of the flower nursery gardens businesses which is found in Lilongwe at Mbowe Filling station near Mchinji roundabout since 2007 and it is managed by Ganizani Saizi, and his…
Salima, September 27, 2017: As one way of conserving the environment, Wildlife Action Group (WAG) organised a sensitisation meeting aimed at creating awareness of the consequences that come about with the destruction of wildlife and National Parks. Speaking with the Malawi News Agency (MANA) on the sidelines of the meeting…
Part of Blantyre City Blantyre, September 27, 2017: Blantyre City Council (BCC) says it is determined to remove vendors in and around the streets of Blantyre despite the exercise being costly to the council. “It’s not easy to come up with an exact figure of money that we use to…
Blantyre, September 21:  Blantyre district forestry office Tuesday arrested and fined a truck driver, Mc Donald Galison, 44 for being found carrying bags of charcoal worth 10 tonnes.   According to Galison, his boss who is the owner of Chimalira Enterprise in Ntcheu was not aware that he had carried…

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Hope as shadow women councilors gear up for 2019

Hope as shadow women councilors gear up for 2019

  Nkhata Bay, February 22, 2018: In the run up to 2014 tripartite elections, it was even hard to convince her husband to accept that a woman can assume a political office and govern a community. Narrate Her bid for the office of ward councilor met with stiff resistance from members of her own comm...