13 November 2018
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Blantyre, August 29, 2018: Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) has says religious leaders have a critical role of educating and mobilizing their congregants to register and vote.  In an interview with Malawi News Agency (MANA) on Tuesday, MEC Director of Public Relations, Sangwani Mwafulirwa said religious leaders should preach the goodness…
Dedza, August 29, 2018: Women in Law Southern Africa Research Trust (WILSA) is implementing a  "Women Empowerment" project aimed at building the capacity of Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) and women decision makers in both private and public institutions. Speaking during a two-day workshop WILSA organised for the CSOs in Dedza,…
Ntcheu, August 29, 2018: District Commissioner for Ntcheu, Smart Gwedemula has urged Enumerators for the 2018 Population and Housing Census to be professional when conducting their duties. Gwedemula made the remarks Monday during the official opening ceremony of training for enumerators for the 2018 Population and Housing census. The objective…
Mzuzu, August 28, 2018: Some Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) in Mzuzu City say they are not in support of fellow CSOs’ plan to hold nationwide demonstrations slated for September 7, 2018 arguing the demos may fuel political violence. The two CSOs, Christian Justice International (CJI) and Power of Peace Network,…
Ntchisi, August 29, 2018: Minister of Gender, Children, Disability and Social Welfare, Jean Kalirani Monday appealed for a proper succession of the Malenga chieftaincy in Ntchisi district. Speaking on behalf of State President Prof. Peter Mutharika during the burial of late Senior Chief Malenga, The Minister called upon the royal…
Dowa, August 28, 2018: Police in Dowa have taken a new approach to combating crime by using church pulpits to disseminate messages about crime, saying some thieves are attending prayer sermons but have intentions to steal.  Police officers on Saturday had a one-hour session sensitizing congregants at Dowa Seventh Day…
Lilongwe, August 28,2018: Department for International Development (DFID) has provided K 1 billion to offset the budget deficit for the 2018 Population and Housing Census( PHC), Mana has learnt National Statistics Office (NSO) Deputy Commissioner, Isaac Chirwa disclosed this Tuesday during the sidelines of the six day training for PHC…
Blantyre, August 27, 2018: Ndirande Anglican Voices on Friday set an example to residents of the populous township by registering in the voters roll for the forthcoming Tripartite Elections scheduled for May 21, 2018. In an interview with Malawi News Agency (Mana) in Blantyre, Director of Music for Ndirande Anglican…
Karonga, August 24, 2018: Deputy Norwegian Ambassador to Malawi, Merethe Luis has called for tolerance among political parties in the country to ensure that peace reigns ahead of 2019 tripartite elections. Luis made the remarks Tuesday after making courtesy calls to Karonga District Commissioner’s office and Karonga Cultural Museum Centre…
  Lilongwe, August 20, 2018: A local non- governmental organisation, Governance, Gender, Justice, and Development (GGJDC), is implementing a women-empowerment project on leadership program in the country to enable them fully participate in the country’s politics and public administration. Speaking Monday at Simama Hotel where GGJDC officials called for a…

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Party officials, handouts hindering 50:50 campaign

Party officials, handouts hindering 50:50 campaign

Dedza, October 31, 2018: Over the years stakeholders have been advocating for 50:50 campaign aimed at wooing people to ensure equal representation of men and women in elected political leadership positions. But the campaign is still facing opposition from some quarters including party leaders who a...