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District Coordinator for Christian Aid, Chikumbutso Kilembe Mulanje, April 13: The Mulanje Chapter of the Christian Aid, a Faith Based international development charity has emphasized the importance of disaster preparedness, suggesting that it must be incorporated as one of the key priorities in the district’s development plans. District Coordinator for…
Only temporary shelters for flood victims Nsanje, April 10: Government has admitted that it has no resources to construct permanent houses for people displaced by floods in January this year.  However, Capital Hill will only provide resources for temporally shelters. Principal Secretary for the Department of Disaster Management (DoDMA) Affairs…
A coal plant in Canada - Pic from the internet Blantyre, April 10: Malawi News Agency has learnt that the  construction of a Coal Fired Power Plant-CFPP at Kamwamba in Neno awaits the approval of a US$600 million loan from the Chinese Government. The construction would follow a contract agreement…
A woman receives a blanket from Mgumano wa Shire Valley - Pic by Steve Chirombo Chikwawa, March 31: The lower state’s cultural grouping, Mgumano wa Shire Valley, which comprises the Sena and Mang’anja people over the weekend donated assorted items worth K1 million to flood survivors in Chikwawa and Bangula,…
Lilongwe, March 28: Malawi will on 2nd April be celebrating World Wildlife Day, focusing on efforts to protect elephant populations by putting an end to the illegal ivory trade. Kate Moore, Programmes Manager Lilongwe Wildlife Trust said since last year’s launch of the Malawi’s ‘Stop Wildlife Crime. Protect Malawi’s Wildlife’…
C Chikwawa District Council Chair plants his tree - Pic by Steve Chirombo Chikwawa, March 28: Illovo Sugar Company Limited has reiterated its commitment and support towards tree planting activities in the Lower Shire so that the environment is protected  and that effects of climate are mitigated. The remarks were…
Forests need preservation for future generations - File Photo Zomba, March 27: Stakeholders in Zomba have agreed to strengthen patrols in Malosa Forest Reserves through the Shire River Basin Management Project-SRBMP as one way of mitigating effects of climate change. The agreement came after realizing that charcoal burning and encroachment…
Z Corby (left) with Malawi Cycling Executive after donation Zomba, March 27: United Kingdom-UK based Cyclist, Mike Corby has donated a carbon made bicycle recommended by International Cyclist Union to the Zomba Cycling Club. Corby made the donation Monday at Zomba Golf Club, due to what he said realization of…
     Minister of Natural Resources, Energy and Mining, Atupele Muluzi - File Photo   Lilongwe, March 26, 2015:  The Ministry of Natural Resources, Energy and Mining have clarified that Kayerekera Uranium Mine Spillage Incident and Radiation Exposure at the mine on January 5, 2015did not cause any harm or…
For clean city: Chalamanda during his enthronement as Mayor - Pic by Govati Nyirenda Blantyre, March 26: The Blantyre City Council-BCC has commended Sunbird Tourism Limited for complementing its efforts in the Keep Blantyre Clean and Green initiative. Blantyre City Mayor Noel Chalamanda made the remarks Tuesday in Blantyre during the signing…

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Multibillion kwacha project to alleviate Mzimba’s water woes

Multibillion kwacha project to alleviate Mzimba’s water woes

Mzimba, July 03, 2018: The water sector in the country has had its fair share of challenges especially in supplying adequate and safe water to large sections of the population.  Increased population over the years has even worsened this challenge of inadequate water supply in most parts in the coun...