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Nkhata Bay, April 17, 2019: Population Services International (PSI) through Tsogolo Langa Project with funding from Department for International Development (DFID) has enhanced provision of free family planning services in hard- to -reach areas in Nkhata Bay District. According to PSI Malawi Reproductive Health Coordinator for Central and Northern Regions,…
Mzuzu, April 15, 2019: District Nutrition Coordinating Committee (DNCC) for Mzimba North has said the district’s under-five children are nutritionally challenged, requiring interventions to improve their health status. This was revealed Friday by DNCC coordinator Lameck Msumba during nutrition meeting organized by Afikepo. He said stunting, wasting, underweight of children…
Nkhata Bay, April 15, 2019: Civil Society Organisation Nutrition Alliance (CISONA) has called on aspiring Members of Parliament (MPs) in Nkhata Bay to include malnutrition fight, among their priorities.   The call was made during one of the series of political debates CISONA is conducting in the district, in collaboration…
Kasungu, April 14, 2019: People from Traditional Authority Chambwe in Kasungu District had a reason to smile when the nongovernmental organization, Good Neighbors handed over Chambwe Health Center to the community. Speaking during the handover ceremony Friday, Good Neighbors Country Director, Jooyoung Choi said as a non-governmental organization, they are…
Lilongwe, June 12, 2019: President Arthur Peter Mutharika says good health is a precondition for development hence the need to seek innovative ways of monitoring and evaluating the country’s health systems to meet people’s needs. Mutharika was speaking Thursday in Lilongwe when he officially launched the Malawi Health Situation Room…
Lilongwe, April 9, 2019: Lilongwe based Non-Governmental Organization (NGO), Young and Brilliant (YAB) has drilled 177 girls in menstrual hygiene management at Chileka community in an effort to clear misconceptions towards menstruation.   The Organization which started its operations in 2018 is teaching girls and women issues regarding menstrual hygiene…
Blantyre, April 09, 2019: Cancer Association of Malawi (CAM) has blamed immorality as an aggravating factor to increase in testicular cancer cases, Malawi News Agency (Mana) has learnt. In an interview with Malawi News Agency (Mana) on Thursday in Blantyre, CAM Administrator, Gonjetso Kalumbu said the association has taken advantage…
Mutarara, Mozambique April 8, 2019: Nsanje District Health Team has put extra effort by engaging Mozambican Health Officials in the quest to control cholera disease which normally originates from the neighbouring country. Nsanje District Medical Officer, Dr Alfonsina Ndembera who led the team to Mutarara Mozambique, on Saturday said they…
Mulanje, April 8, 2019: Providence Girls Catholic Secondary School students on Saturday conducted a sweeping exercise where they cleaned Mulanje District Hospital and Mulanje District Council’s offices before cheering patients with assorted gifts. In an interview with Malawi News Agency (Mana), one of the Teachers from the School, Mercy Chisale…
Blantyre, April 08, 2019: Cancer Association of Malawi (CAM) has blamed immorality as an aggravating factor to increase in testicular cancer cases, Malawi News Agency (Mana) has learnt. In an interview with Malawi News Agency (Mana) on Thursday in Blantyre, CAM Administrator, Gonjetso Kalumbu said the association has taken advantage…

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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...