LWB, BWB Falling To Meet Water Demands

LWB, BWB Falling To Meet Water Demands

Lilongwe and Blantyre Water Boards are facing continuous challenges in meeting the water demands by consumers in their respective catchment areas. The two water boards produce a total of 185, 000 cubic centimetres of water per day against a combined demand of 210, 000 cubic centimetres. For Lilongwe city, the normal demand  is around 110, […]

Construction For Luchenza Municipality Bus Depot Starts

Construction For Luchenza Municipality Bus Depot Starts

Luchenza Municipality Council has kick started the construction of a Bus Depot with financial support from the Local development Fund (LDF). Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for Luchenza Municipal Council Peter Jimusole confirmed the development in an interview with the Malawi News Agency (MANA) on Wednesday. He said a total of K 135 million was released […]

President Mutharika Calls For Prayers For Good Rains And Bumper Harvest

President Mutharika Calls For Prayers For Good Rains And Bumper Harvest

PRESS RELEASE For immediate release 30th November, 2016 PRESIDENTIAL CALL FOR PRAYERS FOR GOOD RAINS AND BUMPER HARVEST For; The Bible says, ‘‘Again he prayed, and the heavens gave rain, and the earth produced its crops’’. James 5:18, New International Version (NIV), And; The Quran says, ‘‘He [Allah] will send down upon you the cloud, […]

Bombshell: Henry Kachaje Dresses Down MCP For Old Fashioned Bootlicking

Bombshell: Henry Kachaje Dresses Down MCP For Old Fashioned Bootlicking

MCP strategist and die-hard supporter Henry Kachaje on Wednesday tore apart the conduct of his party leader Lazarus Chakwera who uses women to dance for him wherever he goes. Writing on his Facebook page while on duty in Nairobi, Kachaje praised Kenyans for handling their meetings without politicians demanding praise singing from women. “I am […]

Proper Planning Essential In Making Agriculture Key To Growth Of Malawi Economy

Proper Planning Essential In Making Agriculture Key To Growth Of Malawi Economy

President Arthur Peter Mutharika says only proper planning and efficient implementation of all laid-down government policies on Agriculture are essential prerequisites for the long-term development of the country. Speaking when he launched the National Agriculture Policy (NAP) and National Irrigation Policy (NIP) in Lilongwe on Wednesday, President Mutharika diagnosed small thinking as a major problem […]

World Vision Engages Faith Communities In HIV/AIDS Response

World Vision Engages Faith Communities In HIV/AIDS Response

As the world commemorates this year’s World AIDS Day, World Vision Southern Africa is bringing to the fore its accomplishments in mobilizing faith communities to become part of the response to HIV and AIDS. The theme for this year is ‘HIV prevention’. Over the years, through support from World Vision, faith leaders have actively played […]

The Road To The Future Begins With Planning As Mutharika Launches National Agriculture And Irrigation Policies

The Road To The Future Begins With Planning As Mutharika Launches National Agriculture And Irrigation Policies

State President Prof. Arthur Peter Mutharika says Malawi needs to start making big plans for the agriculture sector in order to achieve bigger and better development. He said the country’s development has grown at a slow pace because some of the plans that have been made have made little progress. The President was speaking at […]

National IDs for Parliamentarians Ready: Distribution on Thursday

National IDs for Parliamentarians Ready: Distribution on Thursday

The National Registration Bureau (NRB) is set to distribute National Identity cards to all Members of Parliament that were registered, on Thursday. Second Deputy Speaker, Esther Mcheka-Chilenje announced this in Parliament on Wednesday. In its initial distribution phase, NRB has already distributed the National ID to members of the media, President Peter Mutharika, First-lady Gertrude […]