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Blantyre, February 28, 2019: Ministry of Education, Science and Technology says it has started sending secondary school teachers for Technical Drawing, Wood Work and Metal Work for Continuous Professional Development (CPD) to the Malawi Polytechnic. In a press release issued on Monday, the CPD focuses at improving teachers’ pedagogy and…
Dowa, February 27, 2019: Civil Society Education Coalition (CSEC) is implementing a Budget- Tracking and Public Expenditure Tracking Survey (PETS) targeting primary schools in Dowa to establish how the schools are utilizing school funds. CSEC Head of Research, Monitoring and Evaluation, Peter Mike Kayenda disclosed this in an interview on…
Mzuzu, February 25, 2019: Over nine standard 8 learners at Kanthete Primary School, in Traditional Authority (TA) Timbiri, Nkhata Bay are accommodated at teachers’ houses due to long distance they cover between home and school. Kanthete Primary School head teacher, Catherine Shaba, said in an interview that some learner’s walk…
Zomba, February 25, 2019: The Ministry of Education Science and Technology has reiterated that it will continue to provide quality education through provision of teaching and learning resources in primary and secondary schools. Principal Secretary for Education Science and Technology, Justin Saidi said provision of teaching and learning materials in…
Mzimba, February 25,2019: The Royal Norwegian Embassy in Malawi has registered its total commitment to team up with government in providing conducive environment for learners with physical challenges in primary schools to achieve their goals in education. The commitment was expressed Thursday by Royal Norwegian Ambassador to Malawi, Steinar Egil…
Mchinji, February 25, 2019: A 16 year old form 1 student at Mchinji Secondary School is helplessly watching his bright future slip through his fingers due to her poor mother’s failure to raise school fees for him. Despite being bright in class, Mayamiko Paul, who hails from Misi village in…
Thyolo, February 12, 2019: Johannes Beese Foundation (JBF) on Friday handed over two classroom blocks valued at K40 million to Thyolo District Council at a ceremony which took place at Kankhomba Primary School in the district.   Receiving the facility, Thyolo District Education Manager (DEM), Geoffrey Kubwense thanked JBF for…
Lilongwe, January 30, 2019: Dentscher Volkshochschul Verband (DVV) International, the German adult education association on Tuesday pledged to continue promoting adult education in the country. DDV International Regional Director for Southern Africa, David Harrington made the pledged when his organization donated various items worth K 13 million to National Centre…
Salima, January 30,2019:  Minister of Labour, Youth Sports and Manpower Development, Grace Chiumia has confirmed that delayed funding of the second phase of the construction project of Salima Community Technical College has dragged the whole project which was supposed to be completed in December, 2018. She made the sentiments when…
Lilongwe, January 21, 2019: Malawi Education Sector Improvement Programme (MESIP) desk officers were last week trained in basic news writing and photography for them to contribute quality human interest stories about the project to the programme’s magazine. Ministry of Education, Science & Technology (MoEST), with financial support from the Global…

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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...