17 November 2017
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Muluzi visiting patients at Mchinji district Hospital - Pic by Sarah Munthali Mchinji, September 13, 2017: Minister of Health and Population Atupele Muluzi says if resources from donor partners are used efficiently and for intended purposes, it could help improve the health sector in the country.    He was speaking…
Lilongwe, September 14: Women Lawyers Association of Malawi (WLA) has pledged continued assistance to women and children who are victims of gender based violence by providing pro bono legal services to help them with their cases. This development comes in light of the recent increase in reported cases of gender…
Lilongwe, September 14: Nkhoma referral hospital in Lilongwe has become one of the beneficiaries of the Airtel Malawi Touching Lives Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Initiative after it received a consignment of medical items worth MK 2 million on Tuesday. The medicine and medical equipment that it received among them include…
On Monday, Japanese Ambassador to Malawi, Kae Kanagisawa visited Chimphandu under five Clinic in Dedza. Speaking to the community leaders after a tour of the facility, the Ambassador commended them for working together with government and development partners by supporting Health Surveillance Assistants in serving the community. She said that…
Mchinji, September 14: In an effort to reduce malnutrition rate in Mchinji, a local nongovernmental organization has launched one week malnutrition free campaign in the area of Traditional Authority Zulu. According to Malawi Demographic Survey 2015/16, 44 percent of the children in Mchinji are stunted with 11 percent being severely…
Mangochi, September 8, 2017: Blantyre Institute of Community Outreach (BICO) announced on Thursday that it will commence a mass drug administration of Trachoma disease across Mangochi district on 18 September this year. BICO Senior Programmes Manager David Chinyanya made the announcement during a District Executive Committee (DEC) meeting held at…
Lilongwe, September 08, 2017: The Lilongwe District Council has intensified efforts to scale up nutrition among people in the district. The Council’s Director of Planning and Development, who is also chairperson of the District Nutrition Coordinating Committee (DNCC), Douglas Moffat said this after a joint monitoring visit to some nutrition…
Mangochi, September 6, 2017: Mothers from Traditional Authority (TA) Katuli in Mangochi Tuesday gave exciting testimonies on the effectiveness of exclusive breast feeding, explaining their respective positive experiences with their babies. The mothers, six in number, testified at the commemoration of Breastfeeding Week organized by Feed the Children at Mdinde…
A mother with her newly born baby - File Photo Zomba, September 06, 2017: The Zomba District Health Office (DHO) says it is working towards achieving a 100 percent breastfeeding rate among women in the district to surpass its current 60 percent rate. District Health Environmental Officer (DEHO) Innocent Mvula…
Inkosi Gomani speaks during the Umhlangano - Stanley Makuti Lilongwe, September 4, 2017: In a bid to thank God for the peace and bumper yields the country has realized in the 2016 to 2017 harvesting season, the Maseko Ngoni have donated assorted items to Ntcheu Hospital. The Ngoni performed this…

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'Opposition is not just about ranting'

'Opposition is not just about ranting'

The statement by the Leader of Opposition in Parliament Rev. Dr. Lazarus Chakwera made in response to the address that His Excellency, President Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika made during the opening of the occasion of opening the 47th Session of Parliament cannot go without comment. From the out...