24 April 2018
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Lilongwe, April 12, 2018: Eye of the Child feels various stakeholders can do better to curb the raising number of street children in the country.    Executive Director for the Eye of the Child, Maxwell Matewere made the observation Thursday during an interview with the media in Lilongwe as part…
Lilongwe, April 12, 2018: Eye of the Child has committed to ensuring that the rights of the street children are well protected by the law in the country.    The Executive Director of Eye of the Child, Maxwell Matewere said this Thursday at Sunbird Capital Hotel Lilongwe during the launch…
Lilongwe, April 12, 2018:  World Vision Malawi (WVM) said stakeholders need to come up with clear intervention which could help reduce cases of street children in the country.    WVM Director of Advocacy, Communications and Justice for Children,  Charles Gwengwe said this Thursday in Lilongwe as part of the commemoration…
Lilongwe, April 12: Malawi Police Service (MPS) in collaboration with three non-governmental organisations in the country has bemoaned an increase of selling live animals in roadside within city boundaries refer to such tendency exposes animals to cruelty, an increase in rabies cases and other diseases. MPS, Department of Animal Health…
CHIKWAWA, April 12: Get Up! Speak Out (GUSO) project has empowered girls in Chikwawa with defensive skills that will enable them overcome an attack in form of rape and defilement in view of increasing cases of gender based violence where girls fall prey to such abuses. Speaking on Wednesday during…
MWANZA, April 12: Mwanza Civil Society Organisations (CSO) Network Chairperson, Kumbukani Kalulu has encouraged CSOs in the district to continue working as a team so that their efforts remained alive for the benefit of the people of the district. Kalulu gave the encouragement on Wednesday during a meeting the network…
Mzuzu, April 12: Mzuzu police have arrested innocent Mwimbingu, Director of New Dawn Secondary School for allegedly swindling money meant for Malawi School Certificate of Education (MSCE) examination fee. Speaking with the Malawi News Agency on Wednesday, Mzuzu Police Station Public Relations Officer, Paul Tembo said the suspect was arrested…
Lilongwe, April 12: Police in Mponela on Sunday arrested 29-year-old Zakeyu Lambulani for allegedly murdering his cousin Sikisi Chalaza aged 50. According to Central Region police spokesperson, Nolliettie Chihana Chimala, on March 26, 2018 Lambulani entered the maize field of Chalaza where he damaged some maize crops. After this incident,…
Lilongwe, April 11, 2018: A 37 year old man identified as Mavuto Chitheka who was staying at Katantha in Area 36 in Lilongwe on Sunday committed suicide. In an interview with the Malawi News Agency, Lilongwe police spokesperson, Kingsley Dandaula said Mtsinje Police Unit received information from Alex Chilombo 53…
Lilongwe, April 11, 2018: Lilongwe police have arrested 22 Ethiopians for escaping Dzaleka refugee camp without authority. In an interview with Malawi News Agency (Mana) on Wednesday in Lilongwe Police spokesperson, Kingsley Dandaula said the police received the information from the well-wishers that some Ethiopians were seen escaping the camp…

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Good tobacco labour practices send children back to school

Good tobacco labour practices send children back to school

Kasungu, April 14, 2018: Tchesa Full Primary School in Kasungu east had less than 550 learners in 2012. The school saw most children shunning its doors because they had to help parents in tobacco production. Head teacher Zuze Mthiko says enrollment was very low compared to children’s population in...