23 January 2018
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  Lilongwe, December 22, 2017: Inspired by the handout mood of the festive season, Parent-Teacher Association (PTA) of Lilongwe based Mpahnje Private School Sunday donated K250, 000 worth of items to the Pediatric ward of Kamuzu Central Hospital. The gesture was designed to instill a giving spirit in the school’s…
  Blantyre, December 21, 2017: Ministry of Health says the University of North-Carolina at Chapel Hill (UNC) will start conducting HIV vaccine trials in the country next year (2018).   Speaking in an interview with Malawi News Agency (MANA) Tuesday, Public Relations Officer (PRO) for the Ministry, Joshua Malango said currently,…
  Lilongwe, 21 December, 2017:  Pastors and various church leaders from nine districts of the country’s Central Region have been asked to encourage their members to embrace the 90:90:90 HIV/AIDS campaign for a healthy nation. Speaking to Malawi News Agency (MANA), Evangelical Association of Malawi (EAM)’s Project Officer, Ellen Moloni…
  Mzuzu, December 21, 2017: Mzuzu City Council (MCC) says plans are underway to start disseminating HIV and AIDS messages through social media such as Facebook and WhatsApp. Mzuzu City AIDS Coordinator, Harvey Limwado said this Wednesday at Mzuzu Stadium during the commemoration of World AIDS Day. His statement follows…
Ntchisi December 20, 2017: Ntchisi on Monday commemorated World Aids Day with a call to all stakeholders in the district to continue joining hands in the fight against HIV and Aids. Speaking during the commemoration which took place in Traditional Authority Chilooko’s area in the district under the theme ‘My…
      Mzuzu, December 19, 2017: Mzimba North District Health Office (DHO) has assured people in the district it has already put in place measures to prevent and combat outbreak of Cholera and treat any reported cases if the district is hit by the disease. The Cholera outbreak has…
  Machinga, December 19, 2017: Machinga District Hospital (DHO) has embarked on an exercise to distribute chlorine to households in a drive to contain outbreak of cholera and diarrhea during this rainy season. Speaking to Malawi News Agency (MANA) in an interview on Tuesday, District Environmental Healthy Officer (DEHO), Mathews…
  Chikwawa, December 19, 2017: John Hopkins Program for International Education in Gynecology and Obstetrics (Jhpiego) says more men in Chikwawa have negative attitude towards Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision (VMMC. Community Mobilization and Communications Officer for Jhpiego Harlod Takomana said this in Chikwawa over the weekend during the wrap up…
  Karonga, December 19, 2017:  Karonga District Council and other stakeholders working in health sector are in dilemma over the fast spreading of a cholera outbreak in the district where two people have died with a total of 51 registered cases in four weeks. The district council and the stakeholders…
  Lilongwe, December 19, 2017: Catholic Women Organization (CWO) for the newly formed Christian Small Christian Community of St Montfort, an outstation of St Padre Pio in Gulliver, Area 49 Saturday donated assorted items worth over K 100,000 to the Maternity Wing of Area 25 Health Centre in Lilongwe as…

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Kamphira reaps fruits of hard work

 Kamphira reaps fruits of hard work

BLANTYRE, January 23: Hard work and dedication pays.  That’s the story of Mark Kamphira, a 35-year-old volunteer teacher who has transformed the status of Chiguma Primary in Blantyre from a community structure into a fully government owned school. With his contribution to society, Kamphira emerged ...