21 August 2018
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Mzuzu, June 2, 2018: Timange Community Based Organisation (CBO) of Nkhata Bay District has embarked on a distribution exercise of energy saving stoves dabbed Chitetezo Mbaula to communities of Kanthete in the area of Traditional Authority Kabunduli in the district. Speaking Wednesday in an interview with Malawi News Agency, the…
Lilongwe, June 2, 2018: National Oil Company of Malawi Limited (NOCMA) is championing efforts that will make communities around its fuel reserves facilities more responsible in reducing risks that may cause fire outbreaks. On Friday, NOCMA held a capacity building meeting with traditional leaders around its Kanengo fuel reserves premises…
Karonga, May 28, 2018: Moravian Church in Malawi has condemned the smuggling of charcoal into neighbouring Tanzania, saying the practice is contributing to deforestation in the country. The church’s head of programmes in Malawi, Jonas Nyangwe, made the remarks recently in an interview after visiting some of the areas in…
Chikwawa, May 29, 2018: Chikwawa District Forestry Office (DFO) has confiscated over 1, 500 bags of illegally produced charcoal in a deliberate attempt to control environmental degradation, Malawi News Agency (Mana) has established. In an interview with Mana on Monday at the Boma, Chikwawa District Forestry Officer, Hector Nkawihe said…
Blantyre, May 29, 2018: Blantyre District Council has embarked on forest regeneration and water table retention campaign as one way of effective and sustainable management of the environment. The aim of the campaign is to see more existing indigenous shrubs grow into big and thick forests and help improve the…
Salima, May 28, 2018: Minister of Natural Resources, Energy and Mining, Aggrey Masi, has told journalists that Malawi Rural Electrification Program (MAREP) phase 8 is an important program despite the continued challenges in energy generation. The minister spoke to journalists after officially commissioning MAREP 8 at Chinguluwe Primary School in…
Blantyre, May 28, 2018: Malawi will host the 2018 International Community Based Adaptation (CBA12) conference in Lilongwe from June 11 – 14, 2018 which will focus on getting local experience on climate action, Malawi News Agency has learnt.  The CBA conference supports community practices and advancing knowledge on community-based adaptation to…
Dedza, May 26, 2018: Minister of Natural Resources, Energy and Mining, Aggrey Masi disclosed on Friday that his ministry has procured firearm for forests guards in a ploy to curb increasing cases of illegal tree harvesting in the country’s forest reserves. Masi said this during a pass out parade for…
Salima, May 26, 2018: Government has disclosed that it will extend the Malawi Rural Electrification Programme (MAREP) Phase 8 program from June to December 2018 to allow for the electrification of areas that have since not benefited from the initiative. Marep Phase 8 is scheduled to wind up its activities…
Blantyre, May 22, 2018: Villagers in Chikwawa District have hailed Water for People for its support in providing quality and portable water in their hard to reach areas. The communities made the remarks recently when Water for People donors from the United States of America (USA), toured the District to…

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Improved roads for boosting economic activities

 Improved roads for boosting economic activities

Lilongwe, August 20: Joseph Pamtunda, 22, takes a comfortable lean on his bicycle and looks out with admiration to the construction works taking place to some area close to his home village. In front of him is a new road under construction where a new bridge with silver metals sparkle with majestic...