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Nkhata bay, March 19: Nkhata Bay Police have mounted a man-hunt of three robbers who on Monday robbed Airtel distribution agent money and airtime amounting to K900, 000. Brian Tweya, aged 25, met the fate at around 5.00 p.m. in the afternoon inside a thick Vizara rubber plantation as he…
Paul Mphwiyo Lilongwe, March 18: The state’s latest witness in the case of former budget Director’s attempted murder case, Griffins Tembo has told the High Court in Lilongwe that according to immigration procedures there was no evidence backing the claim that McDonald Kumwembe was outside Malawi at the time Mphwiyo…
Dandaula: The suspect was found with a pistol Lilongwe, March 18, 2015: Police in Lilongwe are keeping a 30-year-old woman in custody for being found in possession of offensive weapons at Area 21 near Kamuzu Barracks.   In an interview with Malawi News Agency (Mana), Lilongwe Police Public Relations Officer…
    Lilongwe Police Station Public Relations Officer (PRO) Inspector Kingsley Dandaula - File Photo   Lilongwe, March 18, 2015: Unknown criminal on Tuesday surrendered a Yugoslav made pistol at Lilongwe Police Station in an envelope and a confession letter addressed to Bishop Abraham Simama of Glorious Light International Church…
Karonga, March 18, 2015: Presidential Advisor on national unity and parliamentary affairs, Simon Vuwa Kaunda, has appealed to Malawi Police in Karonga to ensure that lives and property of flood victims are properly taken care of in camps where they are living. The call comes amid reports of alleged theft…
    Nkhotakota, March 18: Police in Nkhotakota have confiscated 29 bags of Indian hemp in an abandoned motor-vehicle. Nkhotakota Police Spokesperson Williams Kaponda said the motor-vehicle, Toyota Carina registration number NU 5592, was abandoned on Tuesday night after the driver unexpectedly noted a snap roadblock erected by the police.…
Children play at an ECD Centre - File Photo Blantyre, March 17: Government has from last week embarked on a review of the Early Childhood Development-ECD policy and strategic plan to incorporate emerging issues that would better guide implementation of ECD programmes in the country. Director of Administration in the…
Mangochi, March 17: Police in Mangochi have arrested 34 year - old Benedict Chamasowa, an accountant at Funwe Farm Limited for allegedly stealing the Farm Input Subsidy Program-FISP coupons valued at K28.8 million in the district. He is being charged with an offence of theft by servant which contravenes section…
  FLASHBACK: Members of the CCAP in Lilongwe presenting a donation - File Photo Machinga, March 17: The Domasi Presbytery of the CCAP has distributed maize flour, beans and clothes worth K300, 000 to households at Malukuni and Malape prayer houses in Machinga where 100 households are among those affected…
FLASHBACK: Illegal Pakitanis intercepted a few months ago - File Photo Dedza, March 17: The immigration department in Dedza has arrested three Congolese nationals for illegal entry into Malawi. Confirming the development, public relations officer for immigration, Dedza border post, James Tambula said the three Congolese were arrested at the…

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Enhancing communities’ resilience to floods

 Enhancing communities’ resilience to floods

Lilongwe, May 22: Floods have become a common occurrence in most parts of Malawi and the resulting damage has had far reaching consequences on individual lives and their communities. For people of Group Village Headman (GVH) Dzindevu and the surrounding areas in Dedza have been part of the statisti...