22 February 2018
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  Some of the mattresses that were recovered  Chikwawa, December 21, 2017: Hearing have started in the case in which 15 Chikwawa District Health Officers were arrested weeks ago over alleged theft of 28 mattresses at the District Hospital. Acting District Health Officer for Chikwawa, Dr Winnie Mhone told the…
  Nsanje, December 21, 2017: The Malawi Red Cross Society (MRCS) has hinted that theatre for development is crucial in transforming community’s behavior change in the quest to reduce disaster risks. MRCS Nsanje District Project Officer Patricia Gadi in an interview Wednesday said the use of theatre for development has…
  Thyolo, 21 December, 2017: The Minister of Local Government and Rural Development, Kondwani Nankhumwa on Wednesday warned traditional leaders against corrupt practices in the process of implementing Public Works Program under the Malawi Social Action Fund (MASAF) 4. Nankhumwa made the remarks at Thyolo community ground when he elevated…
  Blantyre, December 21, 2017: Malawi Labour Rights Organization (LARO) has stressed the need for employers to put their employees on pension fund in a bid to promote social security and labour rights at all levels. Labour Rights Organisation Chairperson, Frank Adini told Mana on Tuesday his organization has observed…
  Mzimba, December 21, 2017: Mzimba Heritage Association (MZIHA), a Ngoni cultural grouping, says it will use the district’s famous heritage rich sites to invest into tourism industry. Speaking Saturday at Mzimba Boma during an Annual General Conference, Mziha Chairperson Professor Boston Soko cited Hora area in the district as…
  Mzuzu, December 20, 2017: Moyale Barracks in Mzuzu, fondly known as ‘The Lions of Kaning’ina’ will on Friday celebrate 50-years anniversary at Mzuzu Stadium, a feat the soldiers have decided to use to interact with civilians. Speaking Wednesday with Malawi News Agency (MANA), the Commanding Officer for Moyale Barracks,…
  Mzuzu, December 20, 2017: To ensure safety for people living along the newly rehabilitated Mzuzu–Nkhata Bay Road, the Directorate of Road Traffic and Safety Services (DRTSS) in conjunction with the Roads Authority (RA) have organised road safety sensitization campaigns. Speaking with Malawi News Agency (MANA), Principal Road Traffic Officer…
  Lilongwe, December 20, 2017: A Lilongwe based Peter and Jere (PJ) Bite a local restaurant has organised a free entry get-together pre-Christmas celebration, a function which will take place on Sunday a day before Christmas at their complex Area 3 behind District Commissioner’s (DC) office in Lilongwe. Speaking in…
  Chikwawa, December 20, 2017: The Malawi Red Cross Society (MRCS) in Chikwawa district has trained 35 Trainer of Trainers (ToT) on the Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) drama messaged performances. The three days training which ended on Sunday took place at Livunzu Teachers Development Centre (TDC) in the area of…
  Phalombe, December 20, 2017: Phalombe Police Station has warned communities in the district against conniving with child traffickers to ferry children from Malawi to neighbouring countries. The police said the unlawful act has become a trend in the district, especially now that the growing season is at the peak…

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Hope as shadow women councilors gear up for 2019

Hope as shadow women councilors gear up for 2019

  Nkhata Bay, February 22, 2018: In the run up to 2014 tripartite elections, it was even hard to convince her husband to accept that a woman can assume a political office and govern a community. Narrate Her bid for the office of ward councilor met with stiff resistance from members of her own comm...