Govt Demands High Standards In Hotels

Govt Demands High Standards In Hotels

By Arkangel Tembo, MANA Minister of Industry, Trade and Tourism, Salim Bagus, accompanied by officials from his Ministry made a surprise hotel visit in Blantyre on Friday to check if the hotels were meeting expected standards. During the tour the Minister toured Amaryllis Hotel, Cross Roads Hotel and newly constructed state-of-the-art International 5-star hotel at […]

ADMARC To Start Buying Maize From Farmers

ADMARC To Start Buying Maize From Farmers

By Kondwani Magombo, MANA Minister of Agriculture, Irrigation and Water Development, Kondwani Nankhumwa, has announced that ADMARC will open its doors in the first week of April for farmers to start selling their produce. The minister made the announcement at Namiyasi Residential Training Centre (RTC) in Mangochi on Thursday on the sidelines of Machinga Agricultural […]

Govt Gives Strong Lecture To Misguided Quota Must Fall Movement On Quota System Abolition

Govt Gives Strong Lecture To Misguided Quota Must Fall Movement On Quota System Abolition

PRESS STATEMENT For Immediate Release 06th March, 2020 GOVERNMENT CONDEMNS CARELESS UTERANCES BY THE SO CALLED QUOTA MUST FALL MOVEMENT (QMFM) Government would like to condemn in the strongest possible terms the careless press release issued by the so called Quota Must Fall Movement (QMFM) on 04th March, 2020. BACKGROUND On Thursday. 27th February, 2020, […]

Local Govt Minister Calls For Transparency in NGOs

Local Govt Minister Calls For Transparency in NGOs

By Steve Chirombo, MANA Minister of Local Government and Rural Development, Ben Phiri has encouraged Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) operating in the country to prudently use the financial resources meant for uplifting people’s lives. He made the remarks on Thursday at Jombo Village in the area of Chief Ngabu when he presided over the handover ceremony […]

MUST Bans Use Of Thin Plastics On Campus

MUST Bans Use Of Thin Plastics On Campus

By Morton Sibale, MANA In a bid to conserve environment, Malawi University of Science and Technology (MUST) has announced the ban of the use of plastics of 60 micrometers and below within the campus premises with immediate effect. In a statement released by the university and signed by the Vice Chancellor Professor Address Malata, the […]

Minister Nankhumwa To Sponsor Young Farmer’s Education

Minister Nankhumwa To Sponsor Young Farmer’s Education

By Kondwani Magombo, MANA Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Water Development, Kondwani Nankhumwa on Thursday made a commitment to sponsor the education of a 21-year-old farmer, Falles Frank, from Mangochi as a way of empowering the youth. The minister made the commitment during a Machinga Agricultural Development Division (ADD) Field Day in Mangochi where he […]

Immigration Department In Coronavirus Preparedness Meeting

Immigration Department In Coronavirus Preparedness Meeting

Officials from the Department of Immigration and Citizenship Services have converged at Mount Soche in Blantyre to strategize on how they will handle Corona virus in country boarders. The meeting by Malawi Immigration officials follows confirmed case of corona virus in South Africa on Thursday. Recently, Malawi government through the Ministry of Health and Population […]

Youth, Women Loans To Enhance Economic Participation

Youth, Women Loans To Enhance Economic Participation

By Yamikani Yapuwa, MANA Malawi President Prof. Peter Mutharika has said newly launched youth and women loans programme would enable them participate in the economy therefore assisting in achieving community development, minimizing wealth inequalities and thereby help in improving lives of Malawians. He made the remarks in Blantyre during the launch of the K13 billion […]

Minister Calls For Unity Of Purpose in Fighting For Women’s Rights

Minister Calls For Unity Of Purpose in Fighting For Women’s Rights

By Patricia Kapulula, MANA Minister of Gender, Children, Disability and Social Welfare, Mary Navicha has appealed to stakeholders in issues regarding gender and women empowerment to join hands to ensure the ills the women face are dealt with in a holistic approach. The minister was speaking on Monday at a press briefing in Lilongwe on […]

MMCT Pledges Continued Support Towards Improving People’s Lives

MMCT Pledges Continued Support Towards Improving People’s Lives

By Daniel Nyanjagha, MANA Mulanje Mountain Conservation Trust (MMCT) says it will continue supporting activities that aim at improving people’s livelihoods despite changing its management approach of Mulanje Mountain Global Biosphere Reserve in its five-year Strategic Plan (2020-2025). Speaking during a District Executive Committee (DEC) meeting on Monday, MMCT Monitoring and Evaluation Officer, Henry Chinthuli […]