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Mchinji, December 19, 2017: Malawi Professional boxing control Board President Lonzoe Zimba on Tuesday donated various food items and other groceries to patients and the elderly at Mikundi Health centre, Traditional Authority Mduwa in Mchinji District as part of the celebrations marking Christmas festivities.  The donation amounting to K1.2 Million…
  Dowa, December 19, 2017: The Public Affairs Committee (PAC) Chairperson for Dowa District, Reverend Father Elias Chizule, has asked the Dowa District Council to come in the open and admit that it has failed to act on its land at Mponela trading centre in the district because of political…
Mangochi, December 18 2017: The Government of Iceland through the Icelandic International Development Agency (ICEIDA) on Saturday unveiled a MK11.7 billion programme in Makanjira, Mangochi, aimed at improving livelihoods and social economic living conditions of the rural communities. The project, Mangochi Basic Services Programme (MBSP) aims at provision and use…
BLANTYRE, December 17, 2017: The National Initiative for Civic Education (NICE) Trust Friday signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with three media clubs across Malawi to cement their working relationship ahead of the 2019 polls. The three media groupings are Kabula Press Club in the Southern Region, Bwaila Press club…
  Mzuzu, December 14, 2017: Youths belonging to various political parties in the country have been asked to affiliate themselves to youth groups in their communities if they are to benefit from leadership, good governance and empowerment trainings. Board Member for National Initiative for Civic Education (Nice) Trust, Happy Makawa…
Lilongwe, 14 November 2017: Chief Secretary to Government, Lloyd Muhara, never at any time contemplated on refurbishing his own office to the tune of K64 million rather the quote was for the whole Office of President and Cabinet office complex.   Media reports misrepresented the contract between government and EQWIP Interior…
Mchinji, December 12, 2017: First Deputy Speaker of Parliament, Esther Mcheka Chilenje has called on Members of Parliament in the country to find ways of ending poverty in Malawi, saying the scourge is a threat to democracy. Mcheka Chilenje highlighted that when people are poor, they are incapacitated as they…
Mangochi, December 11, 2017: Muslim Association of Malawi (MAM) in Mangochi has said it would not take part in the December 13 demonstrations aimed at pushing parliament to table the electoral reforms bills. MAM declared their stand on Friday at a press briefing held at Holiday Motel in Mangochi, saying…
Blantyre, December 11, 2017: National Identity Cards (IDs) for Blantyre District Council which conducted the registration in the third phase arrived on Saturday. Blantyre District Assistant Registrar, George Chitsonga while confirming the development said out of 765,000 people who registered in the district about 712,000 will receive their IDs. He…
    Kasungu, December 7, 2017: Associating a region with a political party is said to be the major reason why most women failed to win ward councilor elections in Kasungu. This was disclosed during a meeting which Governance, Gender and Justice Development Centre (GGJDC) held on Wednesday with women…

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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...