17 August 2019
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Lilongwe, September 11, 2018: Government of Malawi with support from UNDP has introduced a Participatory Integrated Climate Services for Agriculture (PICSA) approach, aimed at enabling farmers to make informed decisions based on observed and accurate weather and climate information for their area.  The approach, pioneered by the University of Reading…
Salima, September 5, 2018: Malawi Lake Basin Program (MLBP) has embarked on a project aimed at promoting use of energy-saving stoves with the hope to reduce wanton cutting down of trees for firewood in Salima District. Speaking to Malawi News Agency (MANA) on Tuesday, District Coordinator for MLBP, Mwabi Sichinga…
Ntcheu, September 3, 2018. Inkosi ya Makosi Gomani V of Ntcheu Saturday rewarded some of the Maseko Ngoni chiefs for playing an important role in conservation and restoration of the environment. Presenting the rewards to four deserving chiefs during the Umhlangano celebrations of the Maseko Ngonis which took place at…
Blantyre, August 29, 2018:  Residents of Blantyre City continue experiencing erratic water supply as Blantyre Water Board (BWB) struggles to meet the ever-growing demand due to aged, burst and vandalized pipes. Blantyre Water Board’s Public Relations Manager, Priscilla Mateyu told Malawi News Agency (Mana) on Tuesday that the board is…
Nairobi, August 29, 2018: A Malawian Forestry expert has expressed optimism that the country will beat its land restoration target by 2030. Principal Forestry Officer in the Department of Forestry, Tangu Isabel Tumeo, told Malawi News Agency (Mana) in an interview on Tuesday after making a presentation at the 3rd…
Mzimba, August 25, 2018. Mana: Minister of Agriculture, Irrigation and Water Development Joseph Mwanamvekha has asked people around the newly rehabilitated and upgraded Mzimba water supply system to conserve Chikangawa forest to sustain the potable water source. He was speaking Thursday at Machecheta in the district after touring the Mzimba…
Blantyre, August 24, 2018: African Parks, in partnership with the Department of National Parks and Wildlife (DNPW), and with support from the Dutch Government, the Lion Recovery Fund and the Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation on Thursday completed series of Lion translocations from South Africa to Malawi.  Wild Lions have been reintroduced…
Ntchisi, August 24, 2018: As one way of reducing disaster risks, World Vision Malawi has embarked on a programme aimed at equipping communities with more knowledge of disasters and preparedness in Ntchisi district. The Organization’s Food Security Coordinator for Ntchisi, Dowa and Kasungu districts, Victor Chimombo said the trainings will…
Mangochi, August 24, 2018: Tempers flared at a mining indaba in Mangochi on Thursday as chiefs and members of the community expressed their dissatisfaction with the approach authorities were taking in handling illegal mining in the district. The indaba organized by Natural Resources Justice Network (NRJN) brought together chiefs, religious…
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…

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Seeking divine intervention through social media

Seeking divine intervention through social media

Phalombe, July 12, 2019: Social media networks like WhatsApp, Facebook and Twitter have changed lives of Malawians in many aspects, be it in political, socioeconomic and religious circles. In the religious arena, social media has to some extent revolutionised the preaching of the Gospel. Social me...