24 April 2019
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Nsanje, April 1, 2019: Nsanje’s Nyamithuthu Health Centre authorities have disowned rumours that the clinician at the facility had put tools down following misunderstanding with a patient. Two reliable sources from Mtondo Village in Senior Chief Tengani who spoke on condition of anonymity said the clinician who happens to be…
Mzuzu, March 27, 2019: World Health Organization (WHO) has asked government to increase funding to Tuberculosis (TB) programmes in the country. Speaking WHO Country Representative, Dr Fabian Ndenzako said this Tuesday during national commemoration of World TB Day in Mzuzu. He said government needs to support larger part of TB…
Chikwawa, March 24, 2019: Lafarge Cement Company has donated 150 bags of cement and iron sheets, among other items, to Chikwawa District Health Office to maintain some parts of the district hospital damaged by the rainstorm. Making the donation on Friday, Chief Executive Officer for Lafarge Cement, Albert Sigei said…
Chiradzulu, March 25, 2019: Chiradzulu District Hospital will from 8 to 12 April, 2019 hold a surgical camp with the help of doctors from Singapore. Speaking in an interview on Thursday, one of the clinical officers at the hospital, Prescott Kamtsitsi, said the doctors are expected to operate on 150…
Mwanza, March 24, 2019: Farmers Union of Malawi (FUM) has committed itself to ensuring increased production and consumption of nutritious foods at all levels by encouraging smallholder farmers to grow crops that have high food nutrients content to reduce stunting. FUM President, Alfred Kapichira Banda made the commitment on Saturday…
Chiradzulu, March 24, 2019: Over 270 women have been empowered with vocational skills as one way of curbing gender-based violence in their families. Speaking during women empowerment intervention graduation ceremony in Chiradzulu on Friday, Engender Health Programme Manager, Temwa Kasakula said the empowered women would help in addressing issues of…
Mulanje, March 24, 2019: Malawi Network of AIDS Service Organization (MANASO) has urged journalists in Mulanje to report on HIV and AIDS so as to help in efforts aimed at reducing the virus’s prevalence rate. The Organization’s Monitoring and Evaluation Specialist, Snowden Bula said Friday this during a one-day training…
Karonga, March 22, 2019: Nutrition Service provider at Karonga District Hospital has commended World Food Programme (WFP) for strengthening quality improvement teams in health facilities across the district through Comitato Internazionale per lo Svilupo dei popoli (CISP). Speaking this week in an interview, Mwabi Mwahimba, said the organization through Nutrition,…
Blantyre, March 22, 2019: Blantyre District Health Office (DHO) in conjunction with National Construction Industry Council (NCIC), JHPIEGO and Mota Engil Monday conducted HIV and Aids sensitization campaigns aimed at warning people to avoid multiple relationships and engage in unprotected sex. Speaking during an open day organised by the NCIC…
Chitipa, March 21, Mana: District Commissioner (DC) for Chitipa, Michael Chimbalanga has urged residents in the district to adopt good hygiene and sanitation practices if objectives of the Nationwide Youth Cleanup Campaign Month are to be realized. He made the call on Wednesday during the launching ceremony of the Nationwide…

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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...