19 November 2017
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Lilongwe, October 25, 2017: Ministry of Lands, Housing and Urban Development has said this year’s focus of World Cities Day is to stimulate discussions at all levels of government and relevant stakeholders on how to implement and improve urban governance. Minister responsible Anna Kachikho made the remarks Wednesday in Lilongwe…
Blantyre, October 21, 2017: Majete Wildlife Reserve Malawi on Friday handed over a classroom block it has constructed at Chiguma Primary School to the Ministry of Education Science and Technology through the Blantyre District Education Division. Speaking at the handover ceremony, Park Manager for Majete Craig Hay said the institution…
Blantyre, October 24, 2017: Ellen Kadango, who used to mesmerize patrons with her music and dancing antics on stage in the late 2000, has dumped music career and joined politics. This was evidenced by her participation in the October 17, 2017 by-elections where she contested as an independent candidate for…
Nkhotakota, October 11, 2017: Nkhotakota District Executive Committee (DEC) on Tuesday asked United States of America (USA) based Hamra Oil Holdings to put its oil mapping exercise on hold until they present Environment and Social Impact Assessment (ESIA) report to the committee. The members wondered why the company was interested…
Lilongwe, October 10, 2017: Lilongwe city council has introduced a new system of addressing waste management challenges within the city by constructing waste transfer stations.  The council is constructing the stations in Areas24, Area 13 and Kawale with the one in Area 13 fully completed and operational. In an interview…
Lilongwe, October 6, 2017: The Association of Environmental Journalists (AEJ) in Malawi has congratulated Department of National Parks and Wildlife (DNPW), Director Brighton Kumchedwa for winning the prestigious 2017 Tusk Award. He has won £20, 000 (Over MK15 million) Tusk Award for Conservation in Africa. Kumchedwa, a holder of an…
Kasungu, October 5, 2017: As more and more Traditional Authorities (TA) in the country are attaining Open Defecation Free (ODF) status, Minister of Health Atupele Muluzi noted that it is encouraging to see that traditional leaders and communities are playing important roles. Speaking on Wednesday in Kasungu at Kafukule Community…
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…

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'Opposition is not just about ranting'

'Opposition is not just about ranting'

The statement by the Leader of Opposition in Parliament Rev. Dr. Lazarus Chakwera made in response to the address that His Excellency, President Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika made during the opening of the occasion of opening the 47th Session of Parliament cannot go without comment. From the out...