23 April 2019
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Karonga, September 14, 2018: Medical Council of Malawi (MCM) has ordered closure of Kapolo Health Centre in Karonga over poor sanitation and hygiene at the facility. The closure comes barely two days after the MCM had visited the health facility on Tuesday. Kapolo Health Centre Advisory Committee Chairperson, Atusaye Mwandelire…
  Lilongwe, September 14, 2018: The Civil Society Network Nutrition Alliance in Malawi (CSONA) Programs Manager, Bessie Ndovi says Malawi needs to do more in addressing issues of hidden hunger before they take toll. Hidden hunger is the scenario where the body or people lack micronutrients due to lack of…
Lilongwe, September 13, 2018: Management of Diamphwe health center in Lilongwe has expressed concern over increased cases of scabies that has overwhelmed the clinic in the provision of treatment; Malawi News Agency (Mana) has the details. The Facility In-charge, Henry Kuzemba told Mana on Wednesday that the outbreak which was…
Chiradzulu, September 12, 2018:  Preliminary results from National Open Defecation Task Force (NOTF) have shown that Sub-Traditional Authority (STA) Onga in Chiradzulu is now open defecation free (ODF). This is the first chief in Chiradzulu whose area is open defecation free out of the six Traditional Authorities (TAs) and four…
Lilongwe, September 9, 2018: Founder of the Lilongwe based Community against Diabetes and Hypertension (CADH), Olive Kadzakumanja has called for concerted efforts in fighting Diabetes and Hypertension in the country. CADH is a community grouping currently with 30 member groups founded in 2015 with the aim of fighting diabetes and…
Lilongwe, September 9, 2018: Lighthouse Trust has appealed to families in the country to take issues of HIV and AIDS seriously as one way of combating it from community levels. Lighthouse Ambassador, Manzoor Bheda said this Saturday during the seventh annual Lighthouse Trust Family Day held at Kamuzu Central Hospital…
Salima, September 11, 2018: Stakeholders working to improve nutrition among communities in Salima have bemoaned low literacy levels among care givers in the district, saying it is negatively affecting implementation of nutrition projects in the district. Speaking to Malawi News Agency (MANA) on Monday, the District Aids Coordinator, Lucious Njobvu,…
Machinga, September 11, 2018: Machinga District Hospital Environmental Health Officer (DEHO), Mathews Kalaya, says the Long Lasting Insecticide Treated Nets (LLIN) which will soon be distributed across the district, will help reduce Malaria cases the district registers.  Kalaya made the remarks on Monday in Liwonde at a Health Promotion Technical…
Chitipa, September 11, 2018: Traditional Authority Mwaulambia of Chitipa has called on stakeholders to enhance provision of skills and knowledge on value addition and processing of food to communities to combat malnutrition in the district.   Speaking Saturday during an agriculture fair which was organized by Chitipa District Agriculture Development Office,…
Mzuzu, September 8, 2018: Mzimba North District Health Office with funding from the Global Fund has embarked on mass Tuberculosis (TB) of screening exercise in a bid to identify and provide treatment to TB patients. In an interview with Malawi News Agency (Mana) Friday at the Boma, Mzimba North DHO…

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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...