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Dedza, December 10, 2018: The Department of Nutrition, HIV and AIDS (DNHA) will start providing Iron Folic Acid (IFA) tablets to over 100,000 adolescent girls aged between 10 and 19 for a period of 52 weeks in Dedza. Principal Nutrition, HIV and AIDS Officer for Dedza, Ernest Kadzokoya, revealed the…
Zomba, December 10, 2018: The People’s Republic of China has promised to construct a state-of-the-art health facility in Blantyre’s North East Constituency, Malawi News Agency has learnt. The Chinese Ambassador to Malawi, Liu Hongyang, revealed the development when he visited the area Saturday to appreciate what the Chinese Medical team…
Lilongwe, December 10, 2018: Action Aidis facilitating the establishment of community sputum collection points (CSSPs) in the country as an intervention to reduce morbidity and mortality from Tuberculosis (TB). The activity also includes training of the volunteers to work in their own communities. The program aims at intensifying active and…
Lilongwe, December 07, 2018: First Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Esther Mcheka Chilenje has asked Members of Parliament (MPs) that will make it to Parliament after May, 2019 to be prepared to declare their HIV status during commemoration of World AIDS Day. Chilenje made the appeal Wednesday when legislators commemorated this…
Blantyre, December 06, 2018: Blantyre District Health Office Director of Health and Social Services, Dr Gift Kawalazira on Tuesday confirmed having registered one cholera case in Blantyre. According to Dr Kawalazira, the cholera suspected man (name withheld) was found dead in his room at a lodge and had travelled from…
Chikwawa, December 06, 2018: Centre for Human Rights and Rehabilitation (CHRR) has asked inmates at Chikwawa Prison inmates to rise up and exercise their right of access to medical assistance when need be. Speaking during an open day the human rights organization held at the prison’s facility on Tuesday, the…
Nkhata Bay, December 05, 2018: Nkhata-Bay District Hospital has unveiled plans to introduce paying service, along the free ones, in order to generate additional funds for running the hospital. Speaking during District Executive Committee meeting, District Health Officer, Mwatikonda Mbendera said the hospital has been facing problems in terms of…
Chikwawa, December 05, 2018: The Evangelical Lutheran Development Service (ELDS) has hailed Therere Village in the area of Senior Chief Ngabu for championing the fight against maternal and child deaths. The organization has since awarded the village as a champion in the struggle against maternal and child mortality which the…
Mwanza, December 04, 2018: Malawi Revenue Authority (MRA) on Friday joined the rest of the world to celebrate World Aids Day in Mwanza. In an interview with the Malawi News Agency (Mana), Marketing Communications Manager for the organization, Wilma Chalulu said that her organization is also affected by the pandemic.…
Mchinji, December 04, 2018: The Office of the Ombudsman says it is concerned with reports of various forms of abuses which patients are suffering at the hands of some health workers in hospitals. Deputy Director of Investigations in the Office of Ombudsman, Martha Kwengwele made the remarks during a public…

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Seeking divine intervention through social media

Seeking divine intervention through social media

Phalombe, July 12, 2019: Social media networks like WhatsApp, Facebook and Twitter have changed lives of Malawians in many aspects, be it in political, socioeconomic and religious circles. In the religious arena, social media has to some extent revolutionised the preaching of the Gospel. Social me...