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Kasungu, July 3, 2019: World Vision Malawi (WVM) has launched a home schooling programme in Traditional Authority (T/A) Chulu in Kasungu District to support the ongoing radio program that  government through Ministry of Education, Science and Technology recently  introduced. Speaking during the launch of the program, WVM National Director, Hazel…
Blantyre, July 3, 2020: The Presidential Taskforce on Coronavirus Pandemic has disclosed that it will come up with final decision next week on the reopening of schools as the country continues to register more cases amidst stakeholders’ call to reopen schools.                            A press statement by the taskforce shows that…
Lilongwe, July 1, 2020. Advisory Board of Edukans Malawi has requested government to consider increasing budgetary allocation by 20 per cent to education sector. Chairperson of Advisory Board of Edukans Malawi, Lindirabe Mazinyane made the request Tuesday during a Press Briefing on the ECO Star School Project at Platinum Hotel…
Lilongwe June 3, 2020:National Taskforce on the Re-opening of Schools, Colleges and Universities has recommended that schools should open on July 13, 2020. In a Statement released on June 2, 2020 by the Ministry of Education Science and Technology said the Taskforce has given its recommendation to the Presidential Taskforce…
Mwanza, June 2, Mana: Member of Parliament for Mwanza West Constituency, Joyce Chitsulo has hailed government for considering constructing a new secondary school in her area. She said the development would promote education in the constituency particularly among girls. Chitsulo was speaking on Sunday when Minister of Education, Science and…
Blantyre, May 29, 2020:Concerned students task force, a grouping of students from Universities and Colleges in the country, have set June 5 this year to present their petition to government on calls to consider reopening of schools. On 23rd March, 2020 President Prof Arthur Peter Mutharika directed the closure of…
Blantyre, May 28, 2020:EDUKANS in Malawi has launched a Coronavirus response plan as one way of complimenting government’s efforts on home schooling amid the corona virus disease pandemic. Speaking during the launch at Central Information Office (COI) in Blantyre, EDUKANS Advisory Board Chairperson, Lindirabe Maziyane said the response plan aims…
Chikwawa, May 20, 2020: Chikwawa District Council Tuesday awarded primary schools, teachers and education zones for their best performance in the number of leaners selected to national secondary schools across the country in the 2018/2019 Primary School Leaving Certificate Examinations (PSLCE).     Speaking during the award ceremony at Chikwawa…
Mchinji, May 18, 2020: National Initiative for Civic Education (NICE) has intensified voter education campaign for Mchinji residents amid reports that many people are not aware of the voters’ verification exercise taking place in the district.   Reports have been rife in the district that many people are unaware of…
Blantyre, May 15, 2020: Government through the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology (MoEST) has formed a taskforce to oversee the issue of re-opening schools. The membership is drawn from the academia, civil society, development partners and school associations to map the way forward on whether to re-open schools soon…
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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...