Full Power Supply To Be Back In March- EGENCO

Full Power Supply To Be Back In March- EGENCO

By Yamikani Yapuwa, MANA Electricity Generation Company (Malawi) Limited (EGENCO) says the country should expect full power generation by the end of March this year (2020) as it is still working on faulty machines at Kapichira Power Station. According to a press statement issued on Tuesday, currently, three out of four machines at the power […]

ESCOM Migrates 90% Of Customers To Prepaid Billing System

ESCOM Migrates 90% Of Customers To Prepaid Billing System

By Glory Msowoya Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi (ESCOM) has said almost 90 per cent of its customers have migrated to the new pre-paid billing system in the country. Speaking to Malawi News Agency (Mana) on Wednesday, Public Relations Manager for ESCOM, Innocent Chitosi said the process was still ongoing and only few customers were […]

Parliament Legalize Cannabis Sativa

Parliament Legalize Cannabis Sativa

Malawi Parliament on Thursday passed bill to legalize the growing of Cannabis Sativa locally known as ‘Chamba’ for medical purpose only. The controversial bill was introduced in Parliament by Minister of Agriculture, Irrigation and Water Development, Kondwani Nankhumwa. He said legalizing Cannabis Sativa will help to boost country’s economy. Former lawmaker for Ntchisi North Constituency […]

Govt Advises SMEs to Take Packaging Process Seriously

Govt Advises SMEs to Take Packaging Process Seriously

BY GLORY MSOWOYA, MANA Ministry of Trade, Industry and Tourism has stressed the need for Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) to take the packaging process of their products seriously as one way of attracting people to utilize the Buy Malawi Strategy. Public Relations Officer for the ministry, Mayeso Msokera told Malawi News Agency (Mana) on […]

Govt Commends Airtel Malawi for Listing on Stock Exchange

Govt Commends Airtel Malawi for Listing on Stock Exchange

Malawi’s Minister of Information and Communications Technology, Mark Botomani, has commended Airtel Malawi for being listed on Malawi Stock Exchange (MSE). Botomani was speaking on Monday during Breakfast to mark the official listing of Airtel Malawi into the Malawi Stock Exchange. In his remarks, Botomani commended Airtel for contributing positively towards the social-economic development of […]

Poly Students Launch Banking Society

Poly Students Launch Banking Society

By Steven Godfrey Mkweteza The faculty of commerce at the Malawi Polytechnic in Blantyre has launched the society of student for banking and finance (SSOBAF) in a bid to bring about visibility and ethical development among the prospective employers and the students in the banking and financing sectors. Launching the student society in Blantyre, the […]

Malawian Author Bisika Banda Launches ‘Inside You’ Book

Malawian Author Bisika Banda Launches ‘Inside You’ Book

By Steven Godfrey Mkweteza A young philanthropist cum mentor, Eleanor Bisika-Banda has launched her debut motivational book entitled ‘Inside you’. Launching the book at Golden Peacock Hotel in Lilongwe, Banda said the motive behind the book publication was to encourage, motivate, inspire and give hope to people. “I realized that as humans, we have unlimited […]

TNM Carving Malawi’s Future Through ICT

TNM Carving Malawi’s Future Through ICT

As a continuation of its quest of increasing access to information technology education in schools, Malawi’s premier mobile network and ICT services provider, TNM Plc, has delivered computers to Chayamba Community Day Secondary School (CDSS) in Kasungu.  The delivery of 12 computers replete with internet connectivity tools is part of the company’s ‘ICT for Schools’ […]

TNM Donates ICT Equipment to Chayamba Secondary School in Kasungu

TNM Donates ICT Equipment to Chayamba Secondary School in Kasungu

By Vincent Khonje Chayamba Secondary School in the central district of Kasungu on Monday received 12 computer sets from one of the country’s mobile and Information Communications Technology (ICT) services provider TNM Plc. The computer donation replete with internet connectivity tools is part of the company’s ICT for Schools’ initiative, which selected public education institutions […]

PPPC Gears to Attain Sustainable Development Goals

PPPC Gears to Attain Sustainable Development Goals

By Glory Msowoya, MANA Public Private Partnership Commission (PPPC) Communications and Information Systems Manager, Emily Kwatani has reiterated need for concerted efforts in support of United Nations Sustainable Development Goals in the country. This comes as PPPC in conjunction with Ministry of Finance in partnership with Africa Public Private Partnerships network plans to hold a […]