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Security stepped up foe Easter - File Photo Blantyre, March 29: The Malawi Police Service in the southern region have stepped up security in the region to minimize criminal activities during the Easter period. In an interview with the Malawi News Agency (Mana), Southern Region Police Publicist, Nicholas Gondwa said…
A mother holds her child - File Photo Mangochi, March 28: District Community Services Officer for Mangochi, Macleod Mphande has appealed to people in Mangochi to protect lives of people with albinism in view of the recent abductions and killings such people have been subjected to in recent times across…
Co-authored the report: Chinsinga Lilongwe, March 27: Study by Centre for Social Research (CSR) under the University of Malawi reveals that one in every five girls experience sexual abuse while 2 out of every 3 boys suffered physical violence before the age of 18. This was said at a press…
Confirmed the sad development: Dandaula Lilongwe, March 27: Residents of Kaphiri area in Lilongwe went through a shocking day on Monday after two decomposed bodies were discovered in a room of one of the houses in the location. Confirming the news, Lilongwe Police publicist, Kingsly Dandaula, said one of the…
Minister of Lands and Housing, Bright Msaka (left) Blantyre, March 27: Land Net, a local NGO advocating for the adoption and implementation of pro-poor and equitable land and natural resources policies has urged Capital Hill to table the customary land bill during the next seating of parliament in June. Officials…
  Machinga, March 24: A non governmental organization, Youth Net and Counseling (Y0NECO) in Machinga has attributed the rampant marriage break -ups in the district to negative cultural perseveration, lack of by laws and poverty. The district Para legal Officer, Richard Nkhonjera has revealed that the NGO registers about twenty…
Blantyre, March 27: The Malawi Electoral Commission-MEC has submitted a budget to the Treasury for by-elections in four Local Government Wards which fell vacant due to the demise of office holders. Although he is tight lipped on figures, the institution's Director of Media and Public Relations Sangwani Mwafulirwa has confirmed…
Lilongwe, March 26: Kawale Police on Wednesday arrested Lucius Mantha aged 21 from Ndaona village, Traditional Authority (TA) Nsabwe in Thyolo district for verbally attacking a person with albinism in Lilongwe. Speaking in an interview with the Malawi News Agency (Mana), Lilongwe Police Station Public Relations Officer (PRO) Inspector Kingsley…
UNICEF Country Representative, Mahimbo Mdoe Blantyre, March 25: The Violence Against Children and Young Women Study-VACS has revealed that two out of every three Malawians experienced violence during childhood and one in every five girls were sexually abused before they celebrated their 18th birthday. The study, to be launched Wednesday…
A traditional healer's hut - File Photo Dedza, March 25: Traditional medicine practitioners in Dedza have expressed anger over kidnappings and ritual killings targeting people living with albinism. The herbalists had gathered on Tuesday to strategise on how they can assist Police in the wake of escalating reports of attacks…

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Building resilience through fish farming

 Building resilience through fish farming

Mchinji, July 19: Fisheries and aquaculture are a vital source of nutritious food, says the UN Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO). Yet their current production and supply is failing to meet the global demand in terms of nutrition requirements and sustaining the livelihoods of many. In Malawi,...