19 November 2017
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Machinga, November 9, 2017: In an effort to get more people tested for HIV and reduce the spread of the virus, Machinga District Council has planned to carry out a massive HTC week in the district.                             …
Lilongwe, November 7, 2017: Out of the US$460 million  two year grant that Global Fund has given Malawi for the period starting from 2018-2020, over US$300 million  has been allocated to be utilized for HIV interventions. This represents the biggest per cent out of the whole grant which includes funds…
Zomba, November 6, 2017: The Malawi Red Cross Society has embarked on interpersonal communication for emergency cholera outbreak preparedness and response to communities along the lakeshore areas in the country. The idea behind the one-month project which is targeting eight districts is to have communities knowledgeable about health, water, sanitation…
Lilongwe, November 6, 2017: Minister of Gender, Children, Disability and Social Welfare Dr Jean Kalirani on Monday inaugurated the 2017 Malawi Council for Handicapped (MACOHA) Flag Week, donating K300, 000 towards the cause. During the function, she also presented a cheque donation from President Professor Peter Mutharika worth MK1 million…
Dedza, November 5, 2017: Dedza District Health Office (DHO) has expressed satisfaction with numbers of men turning up in its health facilities to seek voluntary male medical circumcision (VMMC) services. VMMC Coordinator for Dedza DHO, Benson Jali, said in an interview on Saturday that there is an increase in demand…
Blantyre, November 3, 2017: Support groups in Mangochi and Ntcheu have hailed the Investing for Impact against HIV and TB Project for promoting adherence to Anti-Retroviral Therapy (ART) among people in different communities. Youth Net and Counseling (YONECO) Community Based Educator in the area of Sub Traditional Authority (TA) Tsikulamowa…
Balaka, November 4, 2017: Government is said to have plans to construct a new Balaka District Hospital. This comes amid out cries from the people in the district that the current district hospital is small and not befitting to be called a district hospital. In an interview with Malawi News…
Blantuyre, November 4, 2017: Malaria Tour 2017-18  a brain child of Malawi’s celebrated former Big Brother Africa representative, Code Sangala, will on November 16,2017 hold a fundraising event to raise funds for paediatric accident and emergency wards at Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital (QECH) in Blantyre. In an interview on Friday,…
Blantyre, November 4, 2017: The country has registered strides in the Prevention of Mother to Child Transmission (PMTCT) with more than 80 percent HIV free babies born from HIV positive mothers. Ministry of Health Spokesperson, Adrian Chikumbe said this in an interview on Friday. "The country has become role model…
Balaka, November 3, 2017: Patients at the Out-Patient Department (OPD) at Balaka Health                   Centre have expressed their concern over operations at the facility; saying only one consultation room is being used to cater for numerous patients.  A visit to the health centre by Malawi News Agency (MANA) verified the situation…

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