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  Lilongwe, March 27, 2018: Police in Lilongwe has arrested Francis Nkhoma 56, Joseph Matope, 35, Peter Chimbalame, 32 and Francis Kajegwe, 26 over robbery of money amounting to K3.2 million at area 18 in Lilongwe. According to Lilongwe Police spokesperson, Kingsly Dandaula, Lingadzi police received information from a business…
Balaka, March 27, 2018: Balaka Second Grade Magistrate’s Court has convicted and sentenced a 19-year-old Chipiliro Mpunga to seven years Imprisonment with Hard Labour (IHL) after he was found guilty of Burglary and Theft. According to Balaka Police Publicist Edith Kachitsa, the court heard that during the night of February…
  Chikwawa, March 27, Mana: A Primary school teacher identified as Brian Mtauchira is on the run in Chikwawa District for allegedly defiling a 16 year old standard six girl at Phwadzi Primary School in the area of Senior Chief Chapananga. Both police and education authorities separately confirmed the incident to…
  NSANJE, March 27, 2018: There was a hot debate during the Nsanje’s Extra Ordinary Full Council meeting on Monday after the financial service committee asked the house to adopt a 60 percent honorarium increment for ward councilors. Almost all the stakeholders in the chamber vehemently opposed the proposal saying…
  Mzuzu, March 26, Mana: Mzuzu police have commended members of the general publicfor supporting the police in reducing crime in the city. Speaking Monday in an interview, Mzuzu Police Station Public Relations Officer, Paul Tembo, said the law enforcing institution has registered 109 cases and 103 cases in the…
  Rumphi, March 27, 2018: Ward Councillor for Mwazisi-Hewe in Rumphi Elijah Khunga has faulted the district council for allocating only about K7.2 million to the Forestry Department saying the money is not enough to cater for all needs of the sector. “We all know that this office has a…
  Lilongwe, March 26, 2018: Gender Governance and Justice Development Centre (GGJDC), a nongovernmental organization that promotes social justice, on Monday donated 61 bicycles to community facilitators in Lilongwe district. Speaking during the handover ceremony in Lilongwe, Gender Governance Justice and Development Centre board chairperson Peter Chisi said the donation…
  Lilongwe, March 26, 2018: Ntaja Police in Machinga district is keeping in custody Manfred Kajejula, 39, for allegedly defiling his two biological daughters aged 15 and 11 years respectively. Machinga Police spokesperson Davie Sulumba said that in 2013, the suspect left Malawi for Mozambique in search of greener pasture.…
Nkhata Bay, March 26: Communities in Traditional Authority (TA) Boghoyo and Mkondowe in Nkhata Bay District have formulated bylaws that will see culprits paying K1000 fine for defecating openly. Village Head Luzeko of TA Boghoyo said Thursday that the bylaws are aimed at ensuring that households construct latrines and use…
Ntcheu, March 26. A local Non-governmental organization called Centre for Human Rights and Institute for National Social Initiatives (CHINANSI) Foundation has embarked on a K53 million project which is aimed at reducing cases of malaria in Ntcheu. Introducing the project to District Executive Committee members in Ntcheu on Friday, district…

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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...