19 November 2017
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Blantyre, October 25, 2017: Family Rights, Elderly and Child Protection (FRECHIP) has condemned violence taking place among women in the country surrounding issues of infidelity saying this portrays lack of respect for one another. Executive Director for FRECHIP, Esmie Tembenu, made the remarks in a statement issued on Tuesday following…
Dowa, October 23, 2017: The Evangelical Association of Malawi (EAM) has said lack of appreciation for family planning by the clergy has led to rapid population increase in the country and a threat to the country’s development. Dowa EAM Chairperson, Reverend Peter Waya, told Malawi News Agency (Mana) on Sunday…
Mangochi, October 23, 2017: Transport for Transport (T4T) Foundation, a company based in Netherlands and Zimbabwe, will start assembling bicycle ambulances in Mangochi to cut the cost of importing the equipment from Europe. T4T Foundation Chairman, Be Van den Weide, disclosed this on Saturday when the Foundation donated 37 bicycle…
Ntcheu, October 23, 2017: Ntcheu District Hospital on Monday received a donation of assorted medical equipment worth MK8 million from Hope Endeavours children care centre of the United States of America (USA) through its office in Malawi. The equipment included 200 mattresses, one resuscitator, vacuum baby extractor, glucometer, patients’ trolley…
Kasungu, October 18,2017: Guardians at Kasungu District Hospital have expressed concern over their security and health at the shelter as they sleep on open ground. Speaking in an interview with the Malawi News Agency (Mana), one of the guardians Magret Mughogho said the situation is very critical. “As guardians we…
Dowa, October 18, 2017: The Ministry of Gender, Children, Disability and Social welfare and the Malawi NGO Board, say they will closely collaborate with the National Planning Commission (NPC) and other implementing agencies, as the country prepares to launch the Malawi Growth and Development Strategy (MGDS) III, to ensure that…
Phalombe, October 15, 2017: District Health Officer for Phalombe, Ketwin Kondowe, has cautioned non–governmental organizations (NGOs) implementing health-related interventions in the district against non submission of progress reports to his office. Speaking in an interview with Malawi News Agency on Friday, Kondowe said a number of NGOs implementing health–related activities…
Mzuzu, October 15, 2017: St John of God, through its Tovwirane Programme, has pleaded with citizens in the country to exercise tolerance towards the elderly in the country and stop discriminating against them.  Tovwirane Programme Manager, Andrew Silungwe, said it is disappointing to note that despite sensitization efforts by government…
Mulanje, October 15, 2017: Non-Governmental Organizations working in the health sector in Mulanje are pulling out outreach services in the district following brutal murder cases of some people suspected to be blood suckers. District Health Officer (DHO), Dr Khulinea Kabwele, has told Malawi News Agency (Mana) that the development will…
Machinga, October 15, 2017: Voluntary Service Overseas (VSO) has joined in the efforts of ending child marriages and teen pregnancies in Machinga through Gender Empowerment and Development for Enhancement of Rights (GENDER). The project is being implemented following a base line survey which indicated that 51 percent of girls are…

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'Opposition is not just about ranting'

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