21 August 2018
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Blantyre, August 3, 2018: Malawi Energy Regulatory Authority (MERA) on Wednesday handed over a Mk6 million solar power connected system to Namikoka health center in Blantyre easing the burden of electricity power shortage at the center. Mera also donated a Defy deep freezer fridge and a signal operated telephone to…
Nkhotakota, July 27, 2018: Partners in Hope (PIH) on Thursday donated two modern digital X ray machines worth MK100 million each to Nkhotakota District Hospital and Dwambazi Rural Hospital. PIH Director of Operations, Ethel Namaliya, said her organisation, which assists people with HIV and AIDS to access the right treatment…
Kasungu, July 28, 2018: About thirty workers at Chinkhoma Auction Floors in Kasungu Wednesday complained about suspected diarrhoea after eating 'pre-cooked vegetables that went bad in the fridge due to power failure.' According to Kasungu District Hospital (KDH) Public Relations Officer, Catherine Yoweri, Medical Personnel suspected the vegetables which the…
Lilongwe, July 28, 2018: Lilongwe Water Board (LWB) has refused to supply potable water to Mchitanjiru residents which was one of the hot spot areas of cholera during the 2017/2018 rainy season, saying the area falls under Central Region Water Board (CRWB). Assistant Public Relations Officer, Vanessa Chidyaonga made the…
Blantyre, July 28, 2018:  Blantyre District Health Office will from July 31st to August 30 roll out cervical cancer mass screening campaign targeting 14,000 sexually active women in hard to reach areas. Briefing journalists on Friday in Blantyre, Director of Health and Social Services for Blantyre Dr Gift Kawalazira said…
Phalombe, July 27, 2018: The shortage of ambulances at Phalombe District Health Office due to breakdowns is affecting service delivery as patients from distant health centres take long to be ferried to the district hospital, Malawi News Agency has learnt. According to the district’s health officials, the district has only…
Neno, July 26, 2018: Neno District has been declared free of Foot and Mouth Disease which has, for some time, rocked the district, forcing a ban on sale and transportation of livestock for months. Neno’s District Agriculture Development Officer, Patrick Msiyambiri said on Wednesday the district was now free from…
Dedza, July 25, 2018: Non-governmental organizations (NGOs) have been advised to involve other stakeholders, including government sectors, when implementing various projects across the country to ensure sustainability of their interventions. Programmes Manager for United Purpose (UP), Blessings Kambombo made the call on Wednesday during a monitoring visit of projects the…
Blantyre, July 25, 2018: Water for People, an international non – governmental organisation says at least 95.3 per cent of residents in Blantyre have access to potable water, a development the organization has described as positive as the country strives to achieve Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) number six. Speaking on…
Phalombe, July 25, 2018: At least 61 houses in Maoni Village in Traditional Authority Nazombe have been damaged by strong winds, forcing members of the affected households to endure the prevailing harsh weather conditions. A report filed at the District Commissioner on Monday indicates that out of the 61 houses,…

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Improved roads for boosting economic activities

 Improved roads for boosting economic activities

Lilongwe, August 20: Joseph Pamtunda, 22, takes a comfortable lean on his bicycle and looks out with admiration to the construction works taking place to some area close to his home village. In front of him is a new road under construction where a new bridge with silver metals sparkle with majestic...