08 August 2020
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Lilongwe, November 18, 2019: Habitat for Humanity says it is ready to roll out a school water, sanitation and hygiene (WASH) project in the area of Traditional Authority (T/A) Kabudula in Lilongwe. Briefing Lilongwe District Executive Committee (DEC) members on Thursday, the organisations WASH Officer, Annie Maduka said the aim…
Ntchisi, November 18, 2019: Government, through the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology is set to deploy 81 newly recruited primary school teachers to Ntchisi. District Commissioner (DC) Peter Jimusole disclosed this during a full council meeting on Thursday when responding to concerns by councilors that the district had inadequate primary school…
Lilongwe, November 18, 2019:  Government has ordered the demolition of multimillion-kwacha Warehouse illegally constructed on encroached land for state owned Livimbo Primary and Community Day Secondary Schools in Area 2, Lilongwe. Minister of Lands, Housing and Urban Development, Vuwa Kaunda issued the order Saturday after briefing Livimbo Parent Teacher Association…
Lilongwe, November 18, 2019; There seems to be more than meets the eye on the Livimbo Community Day Secondary School saga where reports allege that the school land has been sold to Malawians of Asian origin. Reports have been awash on both social and traditional media that authorities at the…
Lilongwe, November 18, 2019:  St Michaels Girls Secondary School in Mangochi was last Tuesday closed and students sent back home for three weeks, following a recent protest that erupted due to failure of the school management to address learners concerns on several issues. The closure has come barely few days…
Lilongwe, November 18, 2019: Plan International Malawi has managed to withdraw over 2,000 girls from early marriages since 1994. Plan Director for Southern Africa, Charles Businge disclosed the development to Malawi News Agency (Mana) on Tuesday when they were celebrating 25 years of its existence in the country in Lilongwe.…
Lilongwe, November 12, 2019: The Lilongwe-based Students’ Parents Association (SPA) that supports education has embarked on a fundraising activity to raise money for its operations. In an interview with Malawi News Agency (Mana), SPA General Secretary, Leonard Liwonde said his association needs money for its operations, hence the decision to…
Rumphi, September 25, 2019: Mhuju Education Zone in Rumphi has awarded learners and teachers that have performed well in the 2019 Primary School Leaving Certificate of Examination results.  Rumphi District Education Manager (DEM), Macphine Mzumara, who presided over the awarding ceremony, said rewarding the best performing learners and teachers is…
Lilongwe, September 26, 2019: Exploits University on Wednesday launched a flag to mark the execution of new plans the institution has following recent accreditation by National Council for Higher Education (NCHE). "This is a new beginning for Exploits University. Recently, we were accredited by NCHE and we have a lot…
Lilongwe, 12 September, 2019: Minister of Education, Science and Technology (MoEST) Dr William Susuwele Banda says Information and Communication Technologies (ICTs) play a vital role in the success of important projects like the Malawi Education Sector Improvement Project (MESIP). He made the remarks on Wednesday after he launched the MESIP…

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Dykes facilitating settlement in disaster prone areas

Dykes facilitating settlement in disaster prone areas

Phalombe, August 4, 2020: Zainab Maida and her family could still have been holding double temporary-settlements if the community did not make any effort in the management of a dyke constructed in her area in 2012. For the past 10 years, she has been in marriage, the 40-year-old mother of five cont...