21 August 2018
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Karonga, July 9, 2018: Alliance for Democracy (AFORD) President, Frank Tumpale Mwenefumbo has called on government to fully decentralize power to councils as a lasting solution to mismanagement of public funds. Mwenefumbo told journalists Saturday at Mikoma Lodge that the delay by government to fully decentralize its powers to local…
Karonga, July 9, 2018: People of Nthalire in Chitipa District, through Nthalire Women Forum have expressed concern over the lack of a magistrate at Nthalire Magistrate Court. Speaking Monday, Chairperson for Nthalire Women Forum, Tereza Mkandawire said there are high numbers of gender based violence cases in the area which…
Chiradzulu, July 7, 2018: District Commissioner (DC) for Chiradzulu Thursday called on all Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) working in the district to form a network for purposes of proper coordination of activities. The DC, Malango Botomani made the call during a stakeholders meeting organized to finalise a Memorandum of Understanding…
Chikwawa, July 7, 2018: Chikwawa District Labour Office has ruled out that there was no sexual harassment at Plem Construction Company in the district where two women were accusing an official of the same. Previously, Malawi News Agency (Mana) reported that two women who granted an interview on condition of…
Karonga, July 8, 2018: Alliance for Democracy (AFORD) President, Frank Tumpale Mwenefumbo has commended President Arthur Peter Mutharika for recognizing some of the country’s freedom fighters from the North. Mwenefumbo, who is also Member of Parliament for Karonga Central, made the remarks Saturday at his Mikoma Motel in Karonga during…
Kasungu June 6, 2018: Progress of voter registration in Kasungu has worried monitors and stakeholders as fewer people have registered as compared to those who had registered around the same period (first half) in 2014 elections. T his was disclosed when Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) and United Nations (UN) officials…
Mzuzu, July 4, 2018: M’mbelwa District Council has suspended distribution of national Identity Cards in Mzuzu City indefinitely following irregularities which have marred the exercise. The council embarked on the distribution exercise early June this year as an extension to official distribution period which ended in April 2018. This was…
Lilongwe, July 3, 2018: The 50:50 Campaign Management Agency (the Agency) has noted with concern the weak gender considerations throughout political parties’ decision making structures despite the increasing profile of women empowerment programmes. In a call to political parties with a slogan ‘Win With Women, Vote Without Violence: It Starts…
Blantyre, July 03, 2018: Chairperson of the organizing committee for the 20l8 elective Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Nicholas Dausi has hailed President, Professor Peter Mutharika for demonstrating strong leadership skills in holding the party together amidst intra party factions. Dausi who is also the Minister of Information, and Communication Technology…
Blantyre, July 3:  The 2018 Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) on Tuesday elected Uladi Mussa and Kondwani Nankhumwa as vice presidents for the party in the central and Southern region respectively. Mussa attained the position after winning 964 votes against other contestants namely Dean Josiah Banda, Zeria Chakale, Hetherwick Ntaba and…

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Improved roads for boosting economic activities

 Improved roads for boosting economic activities

Lilongwe, August 20: Joseph Pamtunda, 22, takes a comfortable lean on his bicycle and looks out with admiration to the construction works taking place to some area close to his home village. In front of him is a new road under construction where a new bridge with silver metals sparkle with majestic...