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Lilongwe, April 6, 2018: Public Affairs Committee (PAC) in conjunction with 50:50 Management Agency have urged political parties in the country to be gender responsive during upcoming elective conventions ahead of primary elections in readiness for the 2019 Tripartite Elections. PAC and 50:50 Management Agency made the call on Wednesday…
NSANJE, April 6, 2018: Village Headman Mkota under Group Village Head Chisi in the area of Traditional Authority Tengani in Nsanje faces the risk of being fired from his position following his alleged involvement in Gender Based Violence (GBV). Mkota, whose real name is Salaza, has been making headlines in…
Rumphi, April 6, 2018: Attorney General, Charles Mhango has challenged youths in Rumphi District to be innovative and make use of their talents for their survival amid high levels of drug and substance abuse amongst the youth. Mhango was speaking recently in an interview on the sidelines of a launching…
CHIKWAWA, April 5, 2018: The Magistrate's Court in Chikwawa has released on bail seven out of nine suspects involved in the malicious damage of Livuzu Police Unit. They were granted bail on Wednesday following their own application for the same. In the trial, the accused persons denied the charge of…
MULANJE, April 5, 2018: Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) Chairperson, Jane Ansah has appealed to youths to desist being used by politicians to incite violence during the by-election campaign period. Ansah made the plea on Monday in Mulanje District Milonde Ward during a football bonanza MEC organized to mobilize and sensitize…
Nsanje, April 4: Deputy Speaker of Parliament who is also Member of Parliament (MP) for Nsanje Central Constituency has joined the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP). Esther Mcheka Chilenje in an interview on Tuesday said she has joined the party after being convinced by numerous projects the DPP Government has…
Zomba, April 4:  Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) has promised vigorous campaign for the 2019 tripartite elections dubbing the strategy ‘Operation Land Slide’. State President Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika said this at a public rally at Pirimiti Boys Primary School Ground in Traditional Authority Mwambo in Zomba-Likangala Constituency where DPP Eastern…
  Lilongwe, March 30, 2018: As one way of mobilizing the general public to cast their vote in 2019 tripartite elections, National Initiative for Civic Education (NICE) Trust says it is prepared to provide voter and civic education towards the forthcoming elections. NICE Executive Director, Ollen Mwalubunju confirmed to Malawi…
  PHALOMBE, March 30, 2018: Regional Governor for the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) in the southern region, Charles Mchacha on Wednesday called upon members of the party in Phalombe to be united in order for the party to withstand opposition attempts to take over government in 2019. Mchacha was speaking…
  Lilongwe, March 28, 2018: The 50:50 Management Agency Tuesday night took the campaign for equal participation in politics to political parties with a major focus on establishing what deliberate strategies parties have developed to improve women representation in elected positions. “Political parties are the major custodians of this campaign…

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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...