23 April 2019
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Lilongwe, February 25, 2019: Over 8 million Malawians have been saved from the risk of contraction trachoma which was there in 2014 but now the risk has been eliminated. Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for Queen Elizabeth Diamond Jubilee Trust, Dr Astrid Bonfield disclosed this Thursday during Trachoma Elimination in Malawi…
Lilongwe, February 25, 2019: Ministry of Health and Population has said Malawi has advanced in making progress and achievements towards elimination of Trachoma for the past five years. Secretary for Health and Population, Dr Dan Namarika made the remarks Thursday during Trachoma Elimination in Malawi Progress Update held at Sunbird…
Lilongwe, February 25, 2019. Government has expressed concern over low condom uptake and usage among the youth in the country in a drive to promote safe sex. Chief Director in the Ministry of Health and Population responsible for Safe Motherhood, Ethel Kapyepye disclosed this Saturday during the commemoration of 2019…
Nkhotakota, February 12, 2019: Failure to follow up on infants who are exposed to HIV/AIDS is affecting uptake of the Early Infants Diagnosis (EID) services in Nkhotakota District, Women Rights Institute (WORI) has said. WORI Assistant Programs Officer, Yamikani Mwawa made the remarks during a recent Nkhotakota District Executive Committee…
Kasungu, February 12, 2019:  Plan Malawi has embarked on safe motherhood campaign across Kasungu with the aim of improving maternal, newborn and child health in the district. In an interview with Malawi News Agency (Mana) Friday, Plan-Malawi Community Mobilization Officer in Kasungu, Nephitary Makina, said the increasing number of maternal…
Lilongwe, February 12, 2019: Malawi Aids Counseling and Resource Organization (MACRO) has organized a valentine dinner and dance gala on February 14 in to fundraise for the construction of a HIV testing clinic in Lilongwe.   In an interview with Malawi News Agency, MACRO Director Clement Udedi said the construction…
Blantyre, February 11, 2019: Government has warned livestock farmers in the country of an Anthrax outbreak scare recently reported in Momba district located in the Songwe region of Tanzania. The ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Water Development in conjunction with the ministry of health indicates that the outbreak has been…
Phalombe, February 11, 2019: Phalombe District Health Office (DHO) has described progress it has made in keeping away water-borne diseases, including cholera, as a motivation to their work in all the six traditional authorities in the district.   According to the DHO, it has been two years without any cholera…
Mulanje, February 11, 2019: In a quest to improve access to immunization in hard-to-reach areas, the Malawi Health Equity Network (MHEN) has rolled out an immunization-strengthening project in Mulanje District. The project, which will be implemented through the GAVI Civil Society Platform, seeks to address religious and cultural barriers that…
Kasungu, February 11, 2019:  Plan Malawi has embarked on safe motherhood campaign across Kasungu with the aim of improving maternal, newborn and child health in the district. In an interview with Malawi News Agency (Mana) Friday, Plan-Malawi Community Mobilization Officer in Kasungu, Nephitary Makina, said the increasing number of maternal…

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Arresting electoral violence

Arresting electoral violence

Chikwawa, April 23, 2019: For people of Nsanje Lalanje Constituency, October 17, 2017 by-election is one scenario among many where political violence marred electoral process. Due to political intolerance among some supporters of Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) and Malawi Congress Party (MCP), v...