24 April 2019
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Mangochi, October 18, 2018: Department of Nutrition, HIV and AIDS (DNHA) will soon roll out weekly Iron Folic Acids (IFA) supplementation for adolescent girls, pregnant and lactating women in Mangochi District. Principal Nutrition, HIV and AIDS Officer, Jarson Chigamba made the disclosure on Wednesday when the department sensitized Mangochi District…
A mother and her newly born baby - File Photo Ntcheu, October 18, 2018: National Registration Bureau (NRB) has rolled out a community birth registration for children under the age of 16 in Ntcheu in an effort to get every child registered in the country. Speaking in interview with Malawi…
Blantyre, October 18, 2018: Mota Engil has rolled out sensitization campaigns on HIV and AIDS and road safety within Lirangwe Township in of Blantyre where it is currently constructing the Lilangwe-Chingale-Machinga Road. Speaking on Wednesday during one of the meetings at Lirangwe Community Day Secondary School ground, Motor Engil sensitization…
Blantyre, October 18, 2018: Commercial sex-workersin the country have hailed Centre for Human Rights, Education, Advice and Assistance (CHREAA) for fighting for their rights every time they face abuses. Speaking to Malawi News Agency (Mana) on Thursday through their mouth-piece, Malawi Sex Workers Alliance (MASWA) President, Zinenani Majawa said cases…
Lilongwe, October 18, 2018:  Ministry of Health and Population has expressed satisfaction with the first- phase of Mass Drug Administration (MDA) against bilharzia and worm infections which started on October 8-12. The MDA, which is being administered in various primary schools across the country, is in two phases. Speaking with…
Mzimba, October 18, 2018: Mzimba South District Hospital has expressed concern over increasing cases of malnutrition fueled by the tendency of men migrating to South Africa to look for jobs. Speaking in an interview on Tuesday, the district’s Nutrition Officer, Berlings Kondwani Mhango said lack of provision of food with…
Mulanje, October 16, 2018: Mulanje District Hospital Malaria Coordinator, Regan Dulani says he is optimistic of reduced under five deaths with the distribution of the Long Lasting Insecticidal Nets (LLINs) underway in the district. In an interview with Malawi News Agency on Tuesday, the coordinator said a lot of under…
Mangochi, October 15, 2018: Youth Net and Counselling (YONECO) is rolling out self-injection family planning method in Mangochi in partnership with Ministry of Health and Population Services. Briefing District Executive Committee (DEC) on Friday, YONECO Project Officer, Eunice Banda, said the project would roll out this October 2018 to run…
Kasungu, October 15, 2018: Kasungu district continues to register cases of scabies with the number now rising to 781. According to Assistant Environment Health Officer at Kasungu District Hospital (KDH), Joseph Chitsime, the cases are from the 22 out of 31 Health facilities in the district. The cases may be…
Ntchisi, October 15, 2018: Coalition for the Empowerment of Women and Girls (CEWAG), a local non-governmental organization has said women need to be empowered on the issues of Prevention of Mother To Child Transmission (PMTCT) in order to reduce the risk of transmission  CEWAG Executive Director, Beatrice Mateyo said this…

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Arresting electoral violence

Arresting electoral violence

Chikwawa, April 23, 2019: For people of Nsanje Lalanje Constituency, October 17, 2017 by-election is one scenario among many where political violence marred electoral process. Due to political intolerance among some supporters of Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) and Malawi Congress Party (MCP), v...