Over 500,000 Trees To Be Planted In Blantyre

Over 500,000 Trees To Be Planted In Blantyre

Blantyre District Council has secured a total of 500,000 tree and fruit seedlings to be planted during the 2016/17 national tree planting season. The move aims at mitigating the negative effects of climate change. Speaking to the Malawi News Agency (MANA) Monday, Blantyre District Forestry Officer (DFO), Geoffrey Kanyerere disclosed that at least 500, 000 […]

Fr. Chimwala of St. James Chilomoni Parish No More

Fr. Chimwala of St. James Chilomoni Parish No More

The Catholic Secretariat of the Episcopal Conference of Malawi on Monday announced the death of Rev.Fr. Clement Chimwala. Rev.Fr. Chimwala, was until his deatha serving priest at St. James, Chilomoni Parish of the Arch Diocese of Blantyre. According to a press statement from Catholic Secretariat, Fr Chimwala collapsed suddenly on the night of 8th January, […]

Two Female Must Students Score High In Biomedical Engineering, To Represent Malawi At ABEC Meet In Egypt

Two Female Must Students Score High In Biomedical Engineering, To Represent Malawi At ABEC Meet In Egypt

Two female students from the Malawi University of Science and Technology (MUST) will between end January next year attend an Association of Biomedical Engineers in Africa summer school in Egypt. The two Biomedical Engineering students– Omega Mitinda and Jacqueline Dzidzi, will represent MUST and Malawi at the conference. According to Head of Engineering at MUST, […]

Tu-tu-tu ngozi yinanso: South African Pilot, 2 Australian Passengers Survive Plane Crash In Malawi 

Tu-tu-tu ngozi yinanso: South African Pilot, 2 Australian Passengers Survive Plane Crash In Malawi 

A South African pilot and two Australian passengers Wednesday evening survived a chopper accident following the aeroplane’s power failure in Nkhotakota. Nkhotakota Police Public Relations Officer Williams Kaponda confirmed the development to Malawi News Agency (Mana) saying this occurred on January 4, 2017 at Nkhotakota Boma’s abandoned airfield. He explained the plane belonging to Ulendo Travelling […]

Special Civic Education To Mercenary Journalists And Opposition Propagandists On The Role Of The Recently Concluded Reforms Commission

Special Civic Education To Mercenary Journalists And Opposition Propagandists On The Role Of The Recently Concluded Reforms Commission

The Public Service Reforms Commission was given the following as the *terms of reference*: • To chart the national direction and establish national priorities in Public Service reforms that will ensure successful change towards a dynamic, efficient and effective Public Service; • To analyse and synthesise the information regarding the reform process in Malawi in […]

Red Star Campaign Reaches Zomba… City Council To Demolish Dilapidated Buildings

Red Star Campaign Reaches Zomba… City Council To Demolish Dilapidated Buildings

After a prolonged delay, Zomba City Council (ZCC) has this year joined Blantyre City Council (BCC) in demolishing and renovating all dilapidated and old buildings in the City as part of the Red Star Campaign. Confirming the development in an interview with Malawi News Agency (MANA) on Wednesday, Director of Planning and Development (DPD) for […]

Malawi Adventist University In Management Crisis: Vice Chancellor Dr. Kadyakapita, Registrar Steve Moyo In Fierce Fight

Malawi Adventist University In Management Crisis: Vice Chancellor Dr. Kadyakapita, Registrar Steve Moyo In Fierce Fight

Malawi Adventist University has been rocked with administration crisis which has so far divided the entire management with two teams emerging, one being championed by Vice Chancellor of the University Dr. Mozecie Kadyakapita fondly known as KK who wants Registrar Steve Moyo fired from his position and replaced by Kadyakapita’s puppet Maclead Banda ,while the […]

Here We Go: 33 Electrical Companies To Complement ESCOM As Part Of Reforms Program

Here We Go: 33 Electrical Companies To Complement ESCOM As Part Of Reforms Program

The unbundling of the Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi (ESCOM) in its reforms program through the Power Market Restructuring (PMR) has seen a total of 33 electrical companies showing interest to complement the sole power provider’s efforts. ESCOM Senior Environmental Officer, Daud Bauleni Santos told Malawi News Agency (MANA) on Tuesday that the restructured ESCOM […]

Zambia Opposition Praises Malawi President For Swift Action On Alleged Maize Corruption…Urges Edgar Lungu To Follow Suit 

Zambia Opposition Praises Malawi President For Swift Action On Alleged Maize Corruption…Urges Edgar Lungu To Follow Suit 

Zambia’s opposition leader Dr Saviour Chishimba of the United Progress Party (UPP) has hailed Malawi President His Excellency Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika for appointing a Commission of Inquiry on maize procurement allegations. Following the allegations, President Mutharika moved in swiftly and appointed a Commission of Inquiry to probe into the matters surrounding the procurement of […]