19 February 2018
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  Lilongwe, September 29: The Minster of Health Dr. Jean Kalilani has assured people of Karonga that the X ray machine at Karonga District Hospital will be functional. She was speaking on Friday during the Budget Session of Parliament in response to a supplementary question from the Member of Parliament…
Nsanje, September 26: Residents in Nsanje on Wednesday observed a moment of silence paying respect to people who lost in the fight against HIV and AIDS. The  candle lighting ceremony in memory of HIV and AIDS victims was held under the theme “Let’s keep the light on: Get tested,” took…
Kasungu, September 26: Following the National Anti Rabies Vaccine Campaign launch in Ntcheu, Kasungu will from 27th September embark on its campaign to vaccinate all pets in the district. In an interview with Malawi News Agency (Mana) Assistant Animal Health and Livestock Development Officer for Kasungu Daniel Chipasula said they…
  Neno, September 25: Neno District Interfaith Aids Committee (NDIAC) has been commended for its efforts and activeness in its operations. The remarks were made on Wednesday by Director of Programs at Malawi Interfaith Aids Association (MIAA), Edwina Hanjahanja when the organisation conducted refresher courses for the group in Neno.…
  Mangochi, September 24:  PSI Malawi says over 140 million Chishango condoms have been sold in the country since the product was introduced on the market 20 years ago. This was disclosed in Mangochi when PSI Malawi celebrated Chishango condom’s 20th anniversary since its introduction on the market to supplement…
  Mchinji, September 24: District Commissioner (DC) for Mchinji Yamikani Chitete has commended World Vision for disseminating various HIV and AIDS and reproductive health messages to the youth. World Vision introduced a school health competition with the aim of fighting the prevalence of HIV and AIDS among the youths, pupils…
  Nkhata Bay, September 24:  HIV/AIDS support groups in Nkhata Bay District on Monday called on men living positively in the district to join the support groups, observing that presently, only women are willing and join the groupings. Mwambazi Support Group member, Jack Kaunda, made the call at Chikwina Primary…
Lilongwe, September 22: Mwanza District Hospital has received a MK16 million grant from the Government of Japan under the Japanese Grant Aid scheme for the project which aims at improving the hospital’s facilities.   Mwanza District Hospital, one of the hospitals which faces challenges when it comes to receiving major…
Dowa, September 21: Dowa district is ready for HIV Testing and Counseling week (HTC)schedule for 22nd to 26th September 2014. Briefing DACC member’s stakeholders and local Non Governmental Organizations at a meeting held at the boma, Dowa District Aids Coordinator (DAC) Martin Pindamkono said the HTC theme is “Let’s keep…
Kasungu, September 21: A Local Nongovernmental Organisation working on maternal and neonatal health has emphasized the need for community participation and involvement in issues of maternal health. This was highlighted during a health open day at Dwalala School Traditional Authority Wimbe in Kasungu District on Thursday. Mai Khanda is implementing…

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Can the cotton sector be saved?

Can the cotton sector be saved?

Blantyre, February, 18, 2018: For more than two decades, cotton production has been the mainstay of agricultural practice for Dymex Funsani from Maitoni Village, Traditional Authority Chanthunya in Balaka District. Growing over 13 hectares of the crop, the proceeds have always been inspiring and fr...