08 August 2020
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Blantyre, July 9, 2019: Airtel Malawi on Wednesday donated 10 brand new HP Desktop computers with a 4G MiFi router pre-loaded with a 100-gigabyte data bundle starter pack to Mangochi Community Technical College. Airtel Money Marketing Manager Tione Kafumbu said the donation was in line with government’s plan to scale…
Chikwawa, July 9, 2019: The Beautify Malawi Trust (BEAM) Thursday bailed out learners from three secondary schools in Chikwawa District by providing them with basic education needs worth K8 million. The learners from Chikwawa Secondary School, Bwabwali and Dzumila community day secondary schools received assorted items including exercise books, rulers,…
Karonga, July 3, 2019: About 39 students, who were on Foundation for Community Support Services (FOCUS) bursary through the Restored Hope for Orphans and Vulnerable Project, have graduated from various tertiary institutions.   In an interview on Monday, one of the graduating students, Elizabeth Kaonga, commended FOCUS for the bursary saying…
Lilongwe, July 3, 2019: Minister of Education, Science and Technology, Dr. William Susuwele Banda, has urged supervisors and advisors for both primary and secondary education in the country to provide accurate information on schools’ performance. The minister said this recently in Lilongwe during handover ceremony of 25 motorcycles to the…
Mzuzu, July 3, 2019: National Oil Company of Malawi Limited (NOCMA) has pledged to help upgrade Mageza Junior Primary School of Mchengautuba in Mzuzu into a modern primary school. The school, situated about two kilometers from NOCMA’s oil reverse depot in Mchengautuba West, is the least developed of the 41…
  An Adult Education Class in progress - File Photo Mwanza, July 3, 2019: Mwanza District Council says it is committed to reducing illiteracy which is said to be high and impacting negatively on implementation of development activities in the district. In Mwanza District, illiteracy is at 38 per cent,…
Lilongwe, July 02, 2019: One of the leading   mobile networks in the country Airtel Malawi on Thursday donated three school blocks and learning materials to Salima LEA Primary School as one way of promoting education standards in the country. Speaking in an interview with the Malawi News Agency (Mana), Chris…
Lilongwe, July 02, 2019: Needy students in Nkhoma Synod will now have a chance to proceed with their tertiary education at Nkhoma University as the synod’s congregations have been mandated to pay part of their fees while the other part will be subsidized by the University. Nkhoma Synod Moderator, Reverend…
Lilongwe, July 1, 2019: The National Council for Higher Education (NCHE) has given a fresh warning to illegal universities operators in the country, saying it is compromising the quality of education. Quality Assurance Manager, Dr Adamson Thengolose told Malawi News Agency (Mana) when he responded to a questionnaire. “Although the…
Mzuzu, June 28, 2019: St John of God College of Health Sciences has been asked to fully turn into a stand-alone university, as it has demonstrated high standards in its health disciplines it offers as a college. The institution has been operating as a college for twenty five years now…

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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...