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Pupils carry a placard during the 2013 commemoration - File Photo Lilongwe, April 16: Government will this year conduct the National Candlelight memorial on 16th May, 2015, at Lumbadzi in Lilongwe under the theme ‘supporting future’. This was disclosed to Malawi News Agency (Mana) reporter in a telephone interview with…
FLASHBACK: A Doctor helps a child suffering from cholera during a previous outbreak - File Photo Blantyre, April 16: The Ministry of Health says it has registered 425 cases of cholera with six deaths in eight districts across the country representing a Case Fatality Rate (CFR) of 1.4. According to…
FLASHBACK: MBTS Club 25  Mzuzu Branch members cleaning the pediatrics ward at Mzuzu Central Hospital - Pic by Thocco Elisha Banda Mzuzu, April 15: Mzuzu Central Hospital has bemoaned lack of a pathologist such that the health facility fails to conduct important tests and diagnosis on patients with chronic illnesses,…
Dr Fabiano makes a point during a meeting - File Photo Zomba, April 15: Minister of Education, Science and Technology, Dr Emmanuel Fabiano  has reminded teachers of their responsibility and capacity in mitigating the spread and impact of HIV/AIDS at grass root level. Speaking during the graduation ceremony of 472…
    Zomba, April 15, 2015: Minister of Education, Science and Technology, Dr Emmanuel Fabiano  has reminded teachers of their responsibility and capacity in mitigating the spread and impact of HIV/AIDS at grass root level. Speaking during the graduation ceremony of 472 teachers at Domasi College of Education in Zomba…
Airtel's Misheck Kavuta (in red golf shirt) presents the donation to St Annes's Medical Officer Wak Banda (L) - Pic By Brian Itai Lilongwe, April 9:  St Anne’s Hospital has been offered a moment of respite in its daily challenges it faces in delivering quality health services after receiving a…
Blantyre, April 9: Water for People Malawi has urged its stakeholders and corporate partners to beef up support towards the school Water, Sanitation and Hygiene education project, Blantyre Clean School Initiative. The organization's Sanitation Officer, Brian Mlenga hopes their support would help ensure that primary schools maintain clean environments. Mlenga…
BLM Country Director Nicky Mathews Lilongwe, April 9: Banja La Mtsogolo’s Contraceptive Social Marketing Program (CSM) has rebranded Manyuchi condoms scheduled to be launched this Saturday at Civo Stadium in Lilongwe. Addressing the media on Thursday, BLM Country Director Nicky Mathews said part of CSM program was the introduction of…
Lilongwe, April 9: Network of Journalists Living with HIV (JONEHA) says the media has a unique role in contributing to the desired change in the national response. Lawrence Khonyongwa, JONEHA Board chairperson made the remarks Thursday in Lilongwe during the official opening of a two-day workshop on media advocacy on…
Mangochi, April 9: Malawi News Agency has learnt that a fierce crocodile on Tuesday killed 70 year old Patuma Missi at Chikuwi village, Traditional Authority Namavi in Mangochi. Community members intervened with rescue efforts, but Missi was already dead by the time they got her out of the water. This…

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Arresting malnutrition through local foods

Arresting malnutrition through local foods

Zomba, June 13, 2018: Malawi’s stunting levels is ranked one of the highest in Africa with 37 of 100 children under five years of age being stunted. This is according to the Malawi Development Growth Strategy (MDGS) III. Several factors are said to contribute to high rates of stunting but chief amo...