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CHIRADZULU, February 08, 2018: Project Manager for Centre for Human Rights Education and Advice (CHREA), Maxwell Makande has said inadequate community civic education on court trials as well as police practices contributes to corruption. Makande made the remarks on Thursday when Nkhokwe Arts Group performed at Chiradzulu District Hospital and…
Dowa, February 8, 2018: United Democratic Front (UDF) Member of Parliament for Balaka North, Lucius Banda says he will challenge the party’s president Atupele Muluzi during the party’s forthcoming convention alleging that at the moment, the party lacks a leader who is committed to the party’s agenda.  Banda said this…
Kasungu, February 8, 2018: The youth in Traditional Authority Njombwa in Kasungu have been urged to always strive for independence. Traditional Authority  Njombwa made the remarks after observing that some young people still go by what people say that they are tomorrow's leaders and not today's. The chief advised them…
Lilongwe, February 5, 2018: Malawi has singled out corruption, injustice and maladministration as vices that have greatly undermined the credibility of many governments in the Africa. This status quo has called for Ombudsman institutions to gear up and start championing for improvement in the way public institutions operate. In his…
CHIKWAWA, February 05, 2018: Paramount Chief Lundu of Chikwawa said on Sunday that it is high time opposition political parties worked together with the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP’s) – led government by offering constructive criticism in addressing some of the challenges the country faces. Lundu made the remarks during…
Chikwawa, February 5, 2018: Member of Parliament for Chikwawa Central Constituency, Zaheer Gaffar Issa on Sunday asked government to take note of the looming hunger in Chikwawa. Issa made the sentiments during a public rally President Professor Peter Mutharika addressed at Nchalo trading center in the district. He said the…
Ntchisi, February 01, 2018: The National Initiative for Civic Education (NICE) Trust has assured people of Ntchisi district of its commitment to ensure that there is transparency and accountability in the manner public resources are used. Speaking during a briefing of a governance program called Chilungamo on Accountability and Access…
Lilongwe, January 31, 2018: Executive Director for Action Aid Malawi, Grace Malera says there is need to increase women participation in decision making positions in the country. She was speaking during a half day media orientation workshop on Wednesday in Lilongwe organised by Action Aid Malawi. Malera said the media…
Lilongwe, January 31, 2018: Having seen the need for clean and potable water in Malingunde, Lilongwe, Sovereign Metals Limited (SVM, an Australian investor exploring graphite in the area has donated boreholes to the community. People in the area have been drinking water from an unprotected well for years posing a…
Chitipa, January 30, 2018: Chitipa District Council has escaped contempt of court charges following the cancellation of coronation of Ackim Kawonga from Zambwe royal family as Traditional Authority (TA) Nthalire which was scheduled for Monday despite a high court order. However, District Commissioner (DC), Michael Chimbalanga said the council has…

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Enhancing communities’ resilience to floods

 Enhancing communities’ resilience to floods

Lilongwe, May 22: Floods have become a common occurrence in most parts of Malawi and the resulting damage has had far reaching consequences on individual lives and their communities. For people of Group Village Headman (GVH) Dzindevu and the surrounding areas in Dedza have been part of the statisti...