26 April 2018
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Paul Mphwiyo Lilongwe, April 9: Lead investigator in the ongoing Paul Mphwiyo’s murder case, Kankwala Chilinda has revealed that there is currently no evidence linking Oswald Lutepo to the murder case. Chilinda made the revelation Wednesday morning during cross-examination when lawyer for Lutepo, Oswald Mtupira asked the lead investigator if…
Mzuzu, April 9: Police in Mzuzu are keeping in custody a 43 year old business man for allegedly murdering his pregnant wife on the early hours of Monday at the beer- laden Chikomprazi location in Ekwendeni. According to Mzuzu Police Deputy Publicist, Patrick Saulosi, the suspect, Kepton Mhango and his…
Lilongwe, April 3: United Nations World Food Programme (UNWFP) Executive Director, Etharin Cousin Thursday promised that the organisation will provide all the necessary support and make sure that no one in Malawi dies of hunger this year. Cousin made the assurance at Kamuzu Palace in Lilongwe after a discussion she…
Transmission lines Ntcheu, April 1: An Electric power transmission line Infrastructure Development Project which is being financed by Millennium Challenge Cooperation (MCC) of the United States Government through Millennium Challenge Account- Malawi is expected to affect about 3278 households in Ntcheu, Dedza and Lilongwe districts. This was disclosed Tuesday by…
Untitled Document L The Malawi bench has got a representative on the COMESA Court - File Photo Lilongwe, April 1: Justice Michael Charles Mtambo, from Malawi has been appointed as one of the five new judges on Appellate Division of the Common Market for East and Southern Africa. According to e- COMESA newsletter…
Sounded out the warning: Dandaula Lilongwe, March 31: Police in Lilongwe have warned motorists against unnecessary parking on the newly constructed Lilongwe City West bypass road especially at night to avoid being attacked by thieves. Speaking in an exclusive interview with Malawi News Agency (Mana), Public Relations Officer for Lilongwe…
Anti-Corruption Bureau Director General Lucas Kondowe Lilongwe, March 31: Minister of Natural Resources, Energy and Mining Atupele Muluzi has promised to make his ministry an example that others should emulate to champion the fight against corruption in the public service. Muluzi made the remarks recently when his ministry officials had…
Mzimba, March 29: Every Child Malawi on Thursday donated a K12 million office structure to Mzimba police at Bulala in the area of Traditional Authority Chindi to serve as a police unit in the area. The donation comes at a time when Every Child is about to phase out their…
Chapola: Exercise is conducted quarterly in all the SADC countries - File Photo Mzuzu, Match 28: Police in the northern region have netted 94 people suspected to have committed various crimes in a sweeping exercise which, they say, is also being conducted across the Southern African Development Community (SADC) region. Northern…
George Chaponda addreses an International meeting last year - Pic by Stanley Makuti Lilongwe, March 28: Malawians could rest hopeful of a variety of development projects following talks the Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Relations, Dr George Chaponda, has held with the country’s development partners. Chaponda made the development…

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Good tobacco labour practices send children back to school

Good tobacco labour practices send children back to school

Kasungu, April 14, 2018: Tchesa Full Primary School in Kasungu east had less than 550 learners in 2012. The school saw most children shunning its doors because they had to help parents in tobacco production. Head teacher Zuze Mthiko says enrollment was very low compared to children’s population in...