UN ‘running out of cash’ And Facing Urgent Cuts As Malawi’s CSO’s Keep On Plundering It

UN ‘running out of cash’ And Facing Urgent Cuts As Malawi’s CSO’s Keep On Plundering It

BY THE GUARDIAN António Guterres, the UN secretary general, has warned that the organisation is facing an unprecedented shortage of funding for its core budget and will need to make urgent cuts unless member states pay up The alarm was raised in letters, seen by the Guardian and other news organisations, sent by Guterres to […]

Let Justice Take Its Course Without Undue Obstruction-Malawi’s NGO Board Tells UN

Let Justice Take Its Course Without Undue Obstruction-Malawi’s NGO Board Tells UN

PUBLIC STATEMENT (For Immediate Release) IN PURSUIT OF TRANSPARENCY AND FINANCIAL ACCOUNTABILITY FOR THE MALAWI NON-GOVERNMENTAL ORGANISATION (MANGO) NETWORK The NGO Board is a statutory organization established to promote the development of a strong independent civil society and a development-centered NGO sector. The NGO Board facilitates the formation and effective functioning of NGOs to the […]

Comesa Reiterates Continued Support To Malawi

Comesa Reiterates Continued Support To Malawi

The Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (COMESA) Secretary General Chileshe Kapwepwe says her organisation will continue supporting Malawi in its development activities. The Comesa CEO this when she held a bilateral meeting with Hon. Francis Kasaila M. P, Minister of Foreign Affairs and international Cooperation in Niamey, Niger, on the sidelines of the […]

USAID Backs Elections Results: Says MEC’s Final Result Closely Tracked With The USAID-supported Non-partisan Parallel Vote Tabulation

USAID Backs Elections Results: Says MEC’s Final Result Closely Tracked With The USAID-supported Non-partisan Parallel Vote Tabulation

BY USAID On Tuesday, May 21, 2019, Malawians went to the polls to participate in their tripartite elections for president, parliamentarians, and district representatives. Across Malawi, 5,105,983 citizens (link is external) cast their vote and participated in Malawi’s sixth national election since the end of Hastings Kamuzu Banda’s 30 years of post-colonial rule. On Monday, […]

Professor Delivery to Officially Open Bwanje Dam Tuesday: The Biggest Irrigation Scheme In Sadc

Professor Delivery to Officially Open Bwanje Dam Tuesday: The Biggest Irrigation Scheme In Sadc

As one way of making Malawi a predominantly producing and exporting country Malawi leader His Excellency Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika will open Bwanje Irrigation Dam in Dedza, which will be the biggest dam in the SADC region and is expected to store sufficient water for Irrigation purposes in both rainy and dry season. During the […]

Two Malawian Ladies Nominated for the Gates Institute 120 Under-40 Leadership Program

Two Malawian Ladies Nominated for the Gates Institute 120 Under-40 Leadership Program

By Enalla Mnyenyembe Two Malawian women have been nominated for the 120 under-40 Leadership Program of 2019 which is under Bill and Melinda Gates Institute for Population and Reproductive Health The two, Elina Mwasinga who is Coordinator for the International Youth Alliance for Family Planning (IYAFP) in Malawi and Tikondwe Chimkowola who works with Sexual […]

World Bank To Cushion Malawi‘s Financial Plan

World Bank To Cushion Malawi‘s Financial Plan

By Patricia Kapulula The Minister of Finance, Economic Planning and Development, Joseph Mwanamvekha has disclosed World Bank is supporting Malawi with a budgetary support of about $40 million. Mwanamvekha told journalists at Parliament in Lilongwe on Friday after he presented the K511.2 billion provisional budget that will allow government operations to continue for the first […]