11 December 2017
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Nkhata Bay, July 18: World Life Environment Society of Malawi (Wesm) has appealed to Malawians to seriously guard against damage to environment in the course of implementing various development activities. The statement follows observation that most damage to environment is done during implementation of various development projects across the country…
Nkhotakota, July 17: Minister of Information, Tourism and Civic Education Kondwani Nankhumwa has said it is time to take poaching head on because the wildlife crime has exploded across Africa driven largely by increasing consumer demand in China and South-East Asia for products made from ivory, rhino horn and other…
Mchinji, July 13: Minister of Natural Resources, Energy and Mines, Atupele Muluzi has said his ministry will make sure that Electricity Supply Commission of Malawi (ESCOM) operate independently without political influence as one way of making it deliver quality services to its clients. Muluzi said this after a three-day familiarization…
  Karonga, July 9: Illegal charcoal burners from Msadala Village in the area of Paramount Chief Kyungu in Karonga recently beat up four forestry extension workers on duty after the latter had confiscated charcoal belonging to the villagers. The incident occurred at Katiri in Karonga South Escarpment Forestry Reserve. Karonga…
  MANGOCHI, July 10: Community Initiative for Self Reliance (CISER) a local non – governmental organisation says there is need to empower people with requisite skills to sustain the country’s natural resources for the benefit of future generations. CISER Executive Director, Joseph Makwakwa, made the remarks on Wednesday at Maldeco…
Nairobi, June 14: Open Society Initiative for Southern African (OSISA) Saturday urged African journalists to investigate and write good news articles on sustainable land management. OSISA said writing good investigative stories on sustainable land management was one way of bringing awareness on land degradation affecting African economies. The call was…
Blantyre, June 13:  Some residents in Blantyre have complained of water shortages experiencing in their areas since Monday this week. Chisomo Bwanali, one of the Kanjedza residents explained that the water stopped in early hours of Monday and since then they have been relying on water from boreholes. “Normally, when…
Mangochi, June 13: An elephant believed to have strayed from Malombe Forest Reserve has killed a forty – five year old man police identified as Patasile Kalanje in Mangochi, Malawi News Agency has learnt. Mangochi Police Station Public Relations Officer, Rodrick Maida said the incident happened on June 11 this…
Lilongwe, June 13: Changu-Changu Moto fuel efficient cook project of Nkhata-Bay has beaten hundreds of other nominees from across the world to win the Emirates’ 2014, ‘A Greener Tomorrow Award.’ According to a press release dated June 13, 2014 made available to Malawi News Agency (Mana), the Malawi group is…
Zomba, June 12: Government has called upon people living in Lake Chilwa basin to take various measures in protection of the environment in the surrounding areas in order to save the lake from drying up so that it should continue to provide their livelihoods. District Commissioner for Zomba Charles Thombozi…

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82 year-old Chinthuli breaks age barrier for love; marries 25 year-old

82 year-old Chinthuli breaks age barrier for love; marries 25 year-old

THYOLO, December 10, 2017: Bizarre things do happen in life sometimes. But for people of Goliati Village in Paramount Chief Ngolongoliwa in Thyolo, nothing could beat the marriage of octogenarian and a youth.  “It is an abomination,” some social commentators argue, while others see nothing wrong. ...