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  Phalombe, June 8, 2020: Minister of Agriculture and Food Security, Francis Kasaila on Saturday toured two irrigation projects that are expected to benefit at least 500 farm families in the district. The schemes fall under the Agriculture Commercialization (AGCOM) Project and are being upgraded from water can to pump-powered…
Salima, May 28, 2020.The Department of Fisheries through Nsomba Nchuma Project on Wednesday donated protective equipment to fishermen at Chipoka fishing village in Traditional Authority (TA) Ndindi in Salima. The project is being implemented in conjunction with Chancellor College. Speaking during the handover ceremony Director of Fisheries, Friday Njaya, said…
Nkhotakota, May 28, 2020:Nkhotakota District Council has called on the District`s Extension Workers to show seriousness in the implementation of the Enhanced Public Works Programme (EPWP) about to roll out in the district. The Council`s Director of Planning and Development (DPD), Ben Tohno made the call Tuesday when he opened…
Chitipa, 20 May 2020: With the harvesting period for most crops at peak across the country, Chitipa District Council, through Agricultural Sector Wide Approach - Support Project (ASWAP-SP) ll has rehabilitated most of its crucial roads that connect farmers to rural markets.   Through the project, which is supported by…
Chitipa, May 18, 2020:Farmers in Chitipa have said that they fear that they will not realise profits from the sale of their farm produce as buyers are offering low prices on agricultural commodities compared to the government set farm gate prices. Meanwhile apart from private traders their alternative produce market…
Blantyre, April 29, 2020:The tobacco market opened on Monday at Limbe Auction Floors with maximum price of the golden leaf selling at 2.50 dollars and 1.30 dollars for contract and Auction market, respectively. This is a slight improvement of tobacco sales at Limbe Auction Floors, especially for contract market compared…
Chitipa, April 27, Mana; Chitipa District Agriculture Development Office has hailed non-governmental organizations (NGOs) in the district for improving agricultural production.   Chitipa Agriculture Extension Methodology Officer, Prince Shaibu was speaking during agriculture stakeholders’ panel quarterly review meeting on Friday.   He hailed the networking relationship which exist with the…
Kasungu, April 23:  Tobacco sales at Chinkhoma Auction Floors, have been described as impressive with the maximum price reaching US$ 2.40 per Kg on the opening day. In an interview with Malawi News Agency (Mana), Controller of Agriculture Services responsible for Institutions, Dr. Alexander Bulirani said the sales started at…
Lilongwe,April 10, 2020: SEED Malawi has called upon Small and Medium-sized enterprises (SME’s) in the country to adopt and develop sustainable businesses by using clean energy sources. The Organization’s consultant, Tione Kaonga said that technologies that restrict huge emissions of carbon and that allow regeneration of raw materials are the…
Lilongwe, April 08, 2020: Government has urged farmers to sell their agricultural commodities to ADMARC at the minimum farm gate prices as one way of reaping optimum benefits from their sweat. Minister of agriculture, Francis Kasaila said this in Lilongwe on Tuesday when he released the agricultural commodity farm gate…
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HE DR. LAZARUS MCCARTHY CHAKWERA SIXTH PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF MALAWI

HE DR. LAZARUS MCCARTHY CHAKWERA  SIXTH PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF MALAWI

Dr. Lazarus McCarthy Chakwera is the current President of Malawi. He was sworn into office on June 28, 2020 at Malawi Square, Bingu International Convention Centre, Lilongwe. Before joining frontline politics, Chakwera was President of the Malawi Assemblies of God from 1989 until he resigned on May...