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Lilongwe, june 21, 2019: The Bill and Melinda Gates (BMGF) funded project called Kuunika, has embarked on effective data management and use curriculum trainings  to address gaps in competency of health workers in the country. The training is expected to increase the competency of health workers to manage data using…
Lilongwe, June 20, 2019: Chief of Health Services for the Ministry of Health, Dr. Charles Mwansambo said their ministry needs more blood donations to reduce shortage of blood in hospital to save lives of people. Mwansambo made the remarks, recently during the commemoration of world blood donor day which was…
Dowa, June 20, 2019: Exclusive breast feeding among women in the area of Traditional Authority (TA) Mkukula in Dowa has help to reduce malnutrition among under five children in the area. This was disclosed during a routine visit to Nkhadwe Jonasi Village in the area of TA Mkukula on Wednesday…
Lilongwe, June 20, 2019: Communities of Traditional Authority (TA) Chitekwere in Lilongwe have been commended for scaling up nutrition and hygiene practices in their areas for the past three years. Programme Manager for Nutrition and Food Security at National Authorizing Office (NAO) Unit in the Ministry of Finance, Economic Planning…
Dedza, June 20, 2019: Traditional Authority Chilikumwendo has expressed concern over reports that some people in his area are chasing away volunteers when they visit their homes to spread messages on nutrition.   Speaking during a nutrition open day over the weekend at Linga Primary School in Traditional Authority Chauma,…
Blantyre, June 17, 2019: Blantyre District Health Office has embarked on Vitamin A Supplementation (VAS) project that will reduce Vitamin A deficiency in children. Ministry of Health in conjunction with Malaria Alert Centre and United Nations Children Fund (UNICEF) are implementing VAS across the country. The project will run in…
Nkhata Bay, June 17, 2019:  Traditional Leaders in Nkhata Bay District have been advised to sensitize their subjects to construct and use pit latrines properly to avoid break out of hygiene and sanitation related diseases such as Cholera. The call was made Thursday by Luke International Project Officer, Diana Mwase,…
Kasungu, June 14, 2019: Lack of area nutrition coordinating committees (ANCC) and area community leaders’ action in nutrition (ACLAN) in some areas in Kasungu is said to be affecting the promotion of Afikepo Nutrition Project which Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) is implementing. In an interview with Malawi News Agency…
Karonga, June 12, 2019: Karonga District Commissioner (DC), Emmnuel Bulukutu has urged District Nutrition Coordinating Committee (DNCC) and other stakeholders to collaborate towards reduction of malnutrition cases in the district. He made the call Monday when DNCC briefed District Executive Committee (DEC) on the district’s malnutrition status. Bulukutu said there…
Chitipa, June 12, 2019: Malawi will gain major strides in the fight against HIV/AIDS if more youths take active roles in encouraging fellow youths to go for HIV testing and know their status. Co-founder of Titha Kupewa Youth Organization, Mike Sikwese made the statement Sunday after a football match between…

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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...