23 October 2020
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Likoma, October 20, 2020: Likoma District Council says the reform plans underway in the district are set to maximize revenue to over K10 million annually which is more than double to the current collections. In an interview on Monday, District Commissioner for Likoma Eric Nema said the district council has…
Mzimba, October 16,  Senior Resident Magistrate Court in Mzimba has sentenced Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) Regional Governor for the North, Rev. Christopher Mzomera Ngwira to four years Imprisonment with Hard Labour (IHL) for abuse of public office. While serving as Parliamentarian for Mzimba Hola Constituency, Ngwira influenced awarding of a…
Chikwawa, October 10, 2020: National Initiative for Civic Education (NICE) Trust in Chikwawa and the District Commissioner, Ali Phiri, have hailed the smooth presentation of the nomination papers by candidates for the Makhuwira South Ward by-elections. On Wednesday, candidates from the Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), United Transformation Movement (UTM), Malawi…
Dedza, October 9, 2020: Minister of Forestry and Natural Resources, Nancy Tembo, has assured people from the area of Senior Chief Sultan Tambala in Dedza of her Ministry’s involvement in resolving the issue of boundary between Thuma Forest Reserve and neighboring villages. In September this year two people from Chigumula…
Mzuzu, October 6, 2020:  Karonga Central Constituency by- elections campaign chairperson for Malawi Congress Party (MCP), Kezzie Msukwa says the party is optimistic that its candidate will win the elections which will take place on November 10, 2020. He was speaking Friday in Mzuzu in an interview with Malawi News…
Salima, October 01, As part of its expansion efforts, the UTM party, on Wednesday launched its women’s wing in Salima which will be responsible for accelerating the party’s activities. The women’s wing which is called Women for Change will among other things be responsible for women empowerment, fighting against early…
Phalombe, September 28, 2020: United Transformation Movement (UTM) Saturday dated Mileme Primary School in Phalombe district as it unveiled its candidate for the Phalombe North Constituency fresh parliamentary elections to be held on November 10, 2020. The Phalombe North seat fell vacant following the high court’s annulment of results for…
Lilongwe, September 18, 2020: Women Councillors Caucus, a grouping of women councillors in the country, has requested government to involve them in national and international programs, events and engagements so that they can contribute in developing the country. Vice-Chairperson for the grouping, Esther Sagawa made the request on Thursday during…
Phalombe, September 18, 2020: Deputy Minister of Local Government and Rural Development, Halima Daud on Thursday elevated two chiefs of Phalombe, Sub T.A. Namasoko and Group Village Head Nyambalo to Traditional Authority and Sub Traditional Authority positions respectively. The two chiefs were earmarked for elevation during the Democratic Progressive Party…
Lilongwe, September 17, 2020: Ward Development Committees (WDCs) have been challenged to promote transparency and accountability in a bid to curb corruption, a vice that is widespread in the country. The Anti Corruption Bureau (ACB) in collaboration with National Initiative for Civic Education (NICE) and Lilongwe City Council (LCC) made…
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Lilongwe communities correcting environmental wrongs

Lilongwe communities correcting environmental wrongs

Lilongwe, October 18, 2020:  Some communities in the country's capital, Lilongwe have realized the folly of wanton cutting down of trees, and are now putting things right. The locals in the area of Traditional Authority (TA) Masumbankhunda are paying the price of their actions that have left them m...

Changing the world through technology

Changing the world through technology

Lilongwe, October 7, 2020: They are three young men from diverse professions on a mission, but share a common vision- a great passion in transforming Malawi through technological advancements. Meet Kondwani Mshali, a theologian, Emmanuel Chatima, a physiotherapist and Steven Ng’oma, a statistician....

A stitch in time saves nine

A stitch in time saves nine

Mchinji, September 21,2020: That Malawi’s population is growing at an alarming rate is naked truth. The country’s population has more than trebled in the past 20 years. That has put unprecedented pressure on social service delivery and the environment. With this population boom, the arable land s...