11 December 2017
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Dowa, June 11, 2014: Dowa District Commissioner Fanny Msimuko on Tuesday launched the District Health Stakeholder’s Forum as one way of strengthening the delivery of health services in the district. The forum has been established to be a platform for the district’s health sector to engage in health planning and…
Mzuzu, June 10: Banja La Mtsogolo (BLM) says youths in Malawi need to be encouraged to develop health-seeking behaviour to ensure good reproductive health and prevent sexually transmitted diseases from bringing lifelong consequences on them. BLM’s Product Manager Mario Mame expressed the need Saturday during the launch of a seven-day…
Mangochi, June 10:Traditional leaders in the country have asked Government to review and abolish anti – abortion laws noting that the current laws were outdated and not in line with modern practice in the medical field. The chiefs made the appeal in an interview with Malawi News Agency on Sunday…
Lilongwe, June 10: Parent And Child Health Initiative (PACHI), a non-governmental organisation concerned with maternal and neonatal health is on a week long fundraising campaign whose money is to be donated to Kabudula Health Centre Maternity in Lilongwe. The campaign started Saturday, June 7 2014, morning with a big walk from Old Town…
Kasungu, June 10: A Community Based Organization (CBO) in Kasungu has lamented an increase in teenage pregnancies which is forcing a larger number of girls to drop out of school. Tigawane CBO says there is a larger number of girl enrollment in the early days of the secondary education but…
Lilongwe, June 10: The Ministry of Health and Population has launched a Child Health Days Campaign to run from 9th to 13th June 2014 to combat malnutrition and improve the growth of children across the country. Chief of Health Services in the ministry, Dr. Charles Mwansambo, said that the first…
Mwanza, June 7: People of group village headman Kasuza in Mwanza have been urged to make sure that they eat variety of locally available foods that can help them to improve their nutrition status. Principal Nutrition Officer, Gideon Mphunda, said this on Friday at Mkantho Primary School Ground during the…
Zomba, June 6: Zomba District Commissioner, Charles Thombozi has said no meaningful development can take place without consideration of nutrition and health especially in children during the early days of their life as they are future leaders. Thombozi made the remarks when he presented certificates of Trainer of Trainers in…
Nkhata-Bay, June 4: Church and Society Programme of the Synod of Livingstonia will embark on a free distribution of new female condoms in Nkhata-Bay District, to empower the females in sexuality matters. Church and Society Programme Manager, Limbani Gondwe, said the project will target 213 779 people in 12 selected…
Lilongwe, June 4: The Ministry of Health says it has received reports of a dengue outbreak in the United Republic of Tanzania, especially in Dar es Salaam. The Ministry on its face book page says that by June 2, 2014, in the districts of Kinondoni, Temeke, and Ilala of Dar…

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82 year-old Chinthuli breaks age barrier for love; marries 25 year-old

82 year-old Chinthuli breaks age barrier for love; marries 25 year-old

THYOLO, December 10, 2017: Bizarre things do happen in life sometimes. But for people of Goliati Village in Paramount Chief Ngolongoliwa in Thyolo, nothing could beat the marriage of octogenarian and a youth.  “It is an abomination,” some social commentators argue, while others see nothing wrong. ...