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Nkhotakota, May 20, 2019:  Care groups and Cluster leader implementing a Scaling Up Nutrition (SUN) Project in Nkhotakota have been encouraged to make sure that households within their working area are adhering to nutrition, sanitation and hygiene messages. Oxfam Programme Officer for Nutrition, Chimwemwe Jemitale made the remarks Thursday when…
Karonga, May, 13 2019: Prostitution has hit red levels in the boarder district of Karonga as sex workers are finding solace in hooking underage boys. While sex work is criminalized in Malawi, the secret escapade seems to be a hot business in the night confinement. It is said after selling chips…
Lilongwe, April 13, 2019:Campaign for Health, Education, Sanitation and Hygiene (CAHESH) says it is geared to reduce health information gap among visually impaired people in the country through Braille. CAHESH Executive Director MacDonald Kaluwa made the remarks Friday at Malingunde Resource Centre in Lilongwe during a donation of 520 Braille…
Nkhata Bay, May 10, 2019: Lack of funding has made Nkhata Bay District Hospital not to start implementing HIV self-testing programme which was launched during the World Aids Day Commemoration in the district in 2018. In an interview on Thursday at the Boma, Nkhata Bay District Hospital spokesperson, Christopher Singini…
Lilongwe, May 9, 2019: The National TB Control Program (NTP) has described the disease (TB) the most common opportunistic infection amongst people living with HIV (PLHIV) and the leading cause of deaths among such people. NTP Monitoring and Evaluation Officer, Henry Kanyerere made the remarks recently in Salima during a…
Ntchisi, May 8, 2019:Farmers Union (FUM) with support from Japan Social Development Fund through the World Bank has launched a nutrition project in Ntchisi District. Known as the Adolescent Nutrition Sensitive Agriculture (ANSA), the project is being implemented in Traditional Authority Chilooko’s area in the district. Speaking during the launch…
Blantyre, May 08, 2019: Cancer Survivors Quest (CSQ) says they need at least 60 speculums to enable them screen all women that seek the service under the Alinafe Cervical Cancer screening project. Cancer Survivors Quest Founder Chikhulupiliro Ng’ombe told Malawi News Agency (Mana) on Tuesday that they only have three…
Lilongwe, May 07, 2019: National Tuberculosis (TB) Control Programme (NTP) has disclosed that the establishment of 2000 sputum collection points in the country has contributed to the prevention of 4,000 TB cases in the third quarter of 2018. NTP Community Mobilization and Engagement Officer Beatrice Nindi made the remarks over…
Chiradzulu, May 2, 2019: Country Director for Water for People, Kate Harawa has said the international non-governmental organisation (NGO) would implement a K2.5 billion water, sanitation and hygiene project in Chiradzulu. She made the disclosure on Tuesday during a District Executive Committee (DEC) meeting when the organization signed a three…
Nkhata Bay, May 2, 2019; Nkhata Bay District Hospital has said it was committed to reduce maternal deaths in the district, after registering a drop in the past two quarters. Nkhata Bay District Hospital Maternity Department Officer In-Charge and Motherhood Coordinator, Kate Phiri told Malawi News Agency (Mana) Wednesday at…

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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...