22 February 2019
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Mangochi, July 25, 2015: A local youth non - governmental organisation in Mangochi, Health and Environmental Initiative for Development (HEID) has embarked on an environmental management initiative to uplift living standards of communities through mobilization and mitigating impact of unsanitary environments.  The essence is to achieve a healthy and hygienic…
Lilongwe, July 24, 2015: The Department of Disaster Management Affairs has not finalized resettling families who were forced off their homes by floods which hit the country this year and has not given a timeline on when they will be through with the exercise. It has now been seven months…
Floods displaced thousands in Malawi Nsanje, July 24, 2015:  Government has hinted that it will not provide land for the reallocation of Mozambican nationals affected by floods early this year, but says such provision would be considered if their lives are at stake. Nsanje District Commissioner Tarnazio Chibwana said in…
Some parts of Chikwawa during the flooding - File Photo Blantyre, July 21: Evangelical Lutheran Development Service (ELDS) with support from Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) is implementing a recovery programme under central emergency response fund (CERF 111) Project in Chikwawa district.  The project targets people who have been displaced by…
    Deputy Director for the Environment ManagementMs.Taonga Mbale speaking during the workshop on the ban of plastic papers - Pic by Stanley Makuti   Lilongwe, June 19, 2015: After legal battles with the thin plastics manufactures in the country, the Department of Environmental Affairs has finally set 30 June…
    Likoma, June 9, 2015: People of Chizumulu Island in Lake Malawi with the support of their traditional leaders have vehemently opposed the use of electric bulbs for fishing silver fish locally known as usipa within the vicinity of the Island. With their women chanting songs of displeasure in…
    Chairperson of the Parliamentary Commitee on Natural Resources and Climate nchange Hon.Werani Chilenga 2nd from left speaking during the Press conference at C O I - Pic by Stanley Makuti Lilongwe, June 9, 2015: The Chairman for Natural Resources and Climate Change Committee, Werani Chilenga has said the…
Mzuzu, June 6: Mzuzu First Grade Magistrate Court has convicted and sentenced nine men to pay a fine of MK 50,000 each or in default, serve a nine month jail term for cutting down trees for charcoal burning in Choma Forestry Reserve without authority. The nine men were arrested on…
Lilongwe, June 2: Lilongwe Water Board (LWB) says it will construct independent multipurpose water plants to reduce the problem of interrupted water supply in the City.  Speaking during a press briefing at Madzi House, Chief Executive Officer Alfonso Chikuni said most parts in Lilongwe are facing water problems because the…
Flood victims rest at a camp in Bangula, Nsanje after being rescued - File Photo Lilongwe, June 1: Principal Secretary (PS) for the Department of Disaster Management Affairs (DODMA) Paul Chiunguzeni recently said some East Bank flood victims have now started reallocating to higher grounds.  Chinguzeni said this when an…

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Benghazi nickname haunts Karonga

Benghazi nickname haunts Karonga

Karonga, February 11, Mana: Libya (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Libya)’s second populous city of Benghazi (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Benghazi) became infamous across the world for the killing of US Ambassador to Libya Christopher Stevens on September 11, 2012 in a terrorist attack. Stevens was...