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Lilongwe, April 25, 2018: Ministry of Health and Population  has said the country is registering over 8,000 cases of cancer annually.  Director of Clinical Services in the Ministry, Dr Chithope Mwale disclosed this Wednesday in Lilongwe at Sunbird Capital Hotel during the opening of a three day HIV and cancer…
Kasungu, April 25, 2018: People living with HIV and Aids in Kasungu have raised their complaints on the Routine Viral Load Testing (RVLT) process which takes a long period of time for people to get back their results. It is said that Kasungu District Hospital has no machine for the…
Mchinji, April 25, 2018: World Vision on Tuesday organised a community Aids Day commemoration in Mchinji with an appeal to people in the district and all stakeholders to ensure that people have access to HIV prevention messages and antiretroviral therapy (ART). Speaking at Chinyata Ground in Traditional Authority (T/A) Mavwere,…
BALAKA, April 24, 2018: Police in Balaka have arrested a 26 – year – old woman identified as Florence Petulo for suspecting her to have concealed birth of a child, Malawi News Agency (Mana) has learnt. Balaka Police Public Relations Officer, Edith Kachotsa said Petulo a divorced mother of three,…
Mchinji, April 24, 2018: Global Secretary General for Norwegian Church Aid, Anne-Marie Helland said there is need to step up awareness campaigns on child trafficking to make parents understand the dangers of the criminal activity. She made the sentiments on Monday in Mchinji during a meeting with district stakeholders on…
Chiradzulu, April 23, 2018: Strengthening Capacity of Religious Women in Early Childhood Development II (SCORE-ECD) has called upon Chiradzulu District Nutrition Coordinating Committee (DNCC) to collaborate with it in promoting nutrition among children. Speaking on Monday when introducing the intervention to the DNCC, SCORE’s Master Trainer, Sr. Mary Kinley said…
Mangochi, April 23, 2018: Youth in Mangochi have said inadequate health centres and health personnel in the district could be attributed to failure by young people to access sexual and reproductive health (SRH) services which they need most. The youth voiced the concerns on Sunday during the Youth Friendly Health…
Lilongwe, April 21, 2018: Ministry of Health has assured Amref Health Africa in Malawi of its support in the implementation of their programmes in the country. Secretary for Health, Dr Dan Namarika gave the assurance on Friday at Sunbird Capital Hotel in Lilongwe during the launch of a three year…
Chikwawa, April 22, 2018: Department of Animal Health and Livestock Development in Chikwawa has formed a rabies task force as one way of assisting communities to effectively fight against the disease in the district. District Animal Health and Livestock Development Officer, Phillip Bege told Malawi News Agency (Mana) on Saturday…
Nkhata Bay, April 22, 2018: As government is promoting safe motherhood, things are not rosy at Nkhata District Hospital as nine newly born babies have died in three months since January, 2018. An inside source said told Malawi News Agency (Mana) Sunday that four women also died due to pregnancy…

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Enhancing communities’ resilience to floods

 Enhancing communities’ resilience to floods

Lilongwe, May 22: Floods have become a common occurrence in most parts of Malawi and the resulting damage has had far reaching consequences on individual lives and their communities. For people of Group Village Headman (GVH) Dzindevu and the surrounding areas in Dedza have been part of the statisti...