14 February 2016
Breaking News
    Mandela Mwanza AKA Third Eye Lilongwe, 13 February 2016: Malawian rapper–cum–writer Mandela Mwanza popularly known by his moniker “Third Eye” has once again impressed in an international collaborative song proving that he is one of the heavyweights in both local and international rap industry. The song “I AM”…
  Madam Gertrude Mutharika plants trees at Chitukula Community Day Secondary School in the Area of Traditional Authority Chitukula in Lilongwe (C) Stanley Makuti Lilongwe, February 13: First Lady Madame Gertrude Mutharika on Friday appealed to people in the country to plant and take care of  trees. Speaking during a…
    Some of the structures of the newly opened Usisya Marke.  Pic by Aliko Munde, Mana Nkhata Bay, February 13:  The introduction of stabilized blocks in structures built with Local Development Fund (LDF) has been touted as a good step towards reduction of deforestation besides adding beauty to the…
    Machinga, February 13: Gringo Binda, 65 has been sentenced to 14 year imprisonment with hard labour for defiling six and nine year-old girls. Police say he gave the girls K50 each to keep their mouths shut. Police Prosecutor, Sub Inspector, Rodrick Kamuona told Lilondwe First Grade Magistrates Court…
    Oral cholera vaccine Zomba, February 13: The Ministry of Health in collaboration with Zomba District Health Office (DHO) will start giving oral cholera vaccine to people in Zomba as one way of protecting them from infection. The vaccination is targeting over 30,000 people from one year and above…
    Machinga, February 13: Police in Liwonde have arrested Peter Samson Somanje who works as Fence Attendant at Liwonde National Park for being found in possession with 29 live ammunitions of an MK 4 rifle without authority. Machinga Police Public Relations Officer, Constable Davie Sulumba confirmed the arrest of…
    Lilongwe, February 13: Police in Kasungu on Thursday arrested a 24-year-old-man for allegedly defiling a 13-year-old girl. Kasungu Police public relations officer Sub Inspector Edna Mzingwitsa confirmed that they are keeping in custody Adam Kaisi for the alleged offence. Mzingwitsa said the girl met the man on her…
    The area does not a have any secondary school and only two full primary schools Salima, February 13:  A group of patriotic youths from the area of Senior Chief Bibi Kuluunda in Salima have formed an organization to lead in community mobilization for participation in development activities. According…
  Mzuzu, February 12, 2016: Diabetes sufferers have been warned against non compliance to medication a tendency that puts their lives at risk.  A clinician at Ekwendeni Mission Hospital's Chronic Care Centre, Lesley Matimba, said non compliance worsens diabetes and leads to death. He was speaking Tuesday when Journalists Association…
  Lilongwe, February 12, 2016: The Lilongwe Magistrate’s Court on Thursday sentenced Alfred Disi (39) to 18 years in jail with hard labour for defiling his seven-year-old step daughter and infecting her with HIV. Lilongwe Police Station Spokesperson Inspector Kingsley Dandaula told Malawi News Agency (Mana) in an interview that…
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Winning battle against maternal, neonatal deaths

Winning battle against maternal, neonatal deaths

  Lilongwe, February 5, 2016: The development of a country is directly linked to how it provides essential services to its populace, chief among them being the provision and accessibility of quality health services.   In health sector, the maternal and newborn health situation is a major indicator...