Govt Assures People Of Relief Support

Govt Assures People Of Relief Support

Vice President of the Republic of Malawi and Minister responsible for Disaster Management Affairs, Everton Chimulirenji appealed to all Malawians not to panic with the current situation of food shortage saying the government has put in place mechanisms to assist them. He speaking at a function held at Chakhaza primary school in the area of […]

No-One Will Die of Hunger, Veep Chimulirenji Tells Malawians

No-One Will Die of Hunger, Veep  Chimulirenji Tells Malawians

By Tiyanjane Nandie Mambucha, MANA The Vice PresidentEverton Chimulirenji has assured people in Dowa district and the country as a whole that no one will die of hunger. Chimulirenji who is also Minister responsible for Disaster Management Affairs said government is aware that many households in the country are in need of food hence commitment […]

Presidential Elections Case:CCAP Blantyre Synod Seeks Divine Intervention

Presidential Elections Case:CCAP Blantyre Synod Seeks Divine Intervention

By Thumbiko Nyirongo The Church of Central Africa Presbyterian (CCAP)-Blantyre synod has organized prayers and fasting in readiness for the electoral case ruling by the Constitutional Court. According to communiqué jointly signed by synod’s Moderator Reverend Masauko Mbolembole and General Secretary Reverend Billy Gama the synod has set 23rd to 29 December as prayer and […]

Preparedness Important in Addressing Natural Shocks

Preparedness Important in Addressing Natural Shocks

By Patricia Kapulula, MANA Japanese ambassador to Malawi, Kae Yanagisawa has urged countries prone to disasters to invest more in Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) and preparedness describing them as important tools in addressing natural shocks such as floods and drought. He made the remarks in Lilongwe on Tuesday during the official handover of relief items […]

Teenage Pregnancies on the Rise in Chitipa

Teenage Pregnancies on the Rise  in Chitipa

By John Chihana,MANA Traditional Authority (TA) Mwenewenya of Chitipa has expressed concern over high numbers of teenage pregnancies in the district saying the situation is hindering youth involvement in economic activities. He was speaking during commemoration of African Youth Day on Monday at Wenya in Chitipa. In his speech, he said the country could achieve […]

Developed Countries Asked to Cut Carbon Emissions

Developed Countries Asked to Cut Carbon Emissions

By McCarthy Mwalwimba in Spain List Developed Countries (LDCs) have asked their developed counterparts to commit themselves in cutting down on carbon emission saying its impact on climate change is more devastating on the LDCs. President Prof. Peter Mutharika on Monday told Malawian journalists in Madrid, Spain at the 25th Session of the Conference of […]

Govt to Uphold Media Freedom

Govt to Uphold Media Freedom

By Ireen Kayira, MANA Minister of Information, Communications Technology and Civic Education, Mark Botomani said government would continue to ensure that media practitioners work in a conducive environment. The Minister said this during his visit at Zodiac Broadcasting Station (ZBS) offices in Lilongwe on Monday. “Media freedom is of paramount importance to this nation and […]

Mutharika Pleads For Financial Support to Fight Climate Change

Mutharika Pleads For Financial Support to Fight Climate Change

By McCarthy Mwalwimba, in Madrid, Spain President Arthur Peter Mutharika has pleaded with developed countries to assist Malawi and other least developed countries (LDCs) with financial and technological assistance to fight climate change. President Mutharika was speaking Monday in Madrid, Spain during the 25th Session of the Conference of Parties (CoP 25) to the United […]

Climate Change Enemy to Social-Economic Development- Mutharika

Climate Change Enemy to Social-Economic Development- Mutharika

By Thumbiko Nyirongo Malawi President Professor Peter Mutharika says the effects of climate change are negatively affecting the social-economic development of the country and the world at large. President Professor Mutharika made the sentiments on Monday as he was addressing the United Nations Climate Change Summit in Madrid, Spain. In his powerful address, the Malawian […]

Malawi Commemorates World AIDS Day

Malawi Commemorates World AIDS Day

By Golden Kang’oma Junior, MANA As government and its partners commit resources to support people infected with HIV and AIDS, communities need to avoid engaging in risky behaviours which can make them contract the virus, says Chief Director of Health Services in the Ministry of Health,Dr Charles Mwansambo. Dr Mwasambo was speaking Sunday at this […]