23 September 2018
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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…
Chikwawa, May 25: Effects of climate change in Chikwawa should be history particularly for the people of Traditional Authority Ngowe as Circle for Integrated Community Development (CICOD) has unveiled a three year Climate Change Adaptation and Mitigation (CCAM) project. The revelation was made Thursday at the end of one day…
Machinga, May 21, 2018: Paramount Chief Kawinga of Machinga has expressed concern over the excessive cutting down of tress by communities surrounding Chikala hill. He asked Machinga District Council and other players to quickly find a solution to the problem. Kawinga said this Sunday during a field visit to interventions…
Chitipa, May 20, 2018: Chief Director in the Ministry of Natural Resources, Energy and Mining Chimwemwe Banda has advised communities to make formal requests if they want to be considered for electricity installation.  "Unless people in a particular area make formal request on their electricity requirements through their Member of…
Mchinji, May 18,2018: Some residents in Mchinji have raised concerns over poor sanitary conditions at a new slaughterhouse constructed by Mchinji District Council, saying the situation may lead to disease outbreak. The council opened the slaughter house in December, last year (2017) at the Boma market, however, market users complain…

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Kameme’s broken marriages

Kameme’s broken marriages

Chitipa, September 18, 2018: He returned home very late at around 3 am after drinking chipumu, a strong local opaque beer popular in Chitipa.  Wielding a panga knife (machete), he asked his wife to pack her belongings and move out of the house at such an odd hour. I found Joyce (not her real name)...