WHO Warns Africa Of COVID Third Wave

WHO Warns Africa Of COVID Third Wave

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has warned African countries against lack of adherence to Covid-19 preventive measures as third wave of the pandemic is slowly engulfing the continent. According to WHO Regional Director for Africa, Matshidiso Moeti, Africa is now in the midst of a full blown third wave of Covid-19 and needs vaccine doses […]

Construction Industry Hit Hard By Covid-19

Construction Industry Hit Hard By Covid-19

By Mphatso Nkuonera Lilongwe, June 16, Mana: The Roads Authority (RA) says Covid-19 pandemic has hit hard the construction industry causing stagnation of some projects which should have finished timely thereby positively impacting on the citizens in the communities. RA Chairperson, Joe Ching’ani, made the remarks at Capital Hill in Lilongwe on Wednesday during donation […]

NICE Trust in GBV , Covid-19 Adherence Tracking

NICE Trust in GBV , Covid-19 Adherence Tracking

By Brenda Nkosi Blantyre, Mana: National Initiative for Civic Education (NICE) Trust has rolled out a Governance Monitoring Platform Project that will track adherence to Covid-19 preventive measures and Gender Based Violence (GBV) in the country. Nice Trust Executive Director, Ollen Mwalubunju disclosed the development during a training of volunteers that would work on project […]

Ignore Fake News About Covid-19 Vaccine, Rev Chakwera Preaches At Kafita CCAP

Ignore Fake News About Covid-19 Vaccine, Rev Chakwera Preaches At Kafita CCAP

By Patricia Kapulula Lilongwe, June 6, Mana: The country’s President, Reverend Dr Lazarus Chakwera, took his time on Sunday to preach to Malawians to disregard misinformation, disinformation and negative propaganda surrounding the COVID-19 vaccine, saying such information is there to cause panic and create fear. The President made the remarks on Sunday when he congregated […]

THIRD WAVE: Malawi Confirms First Case of India Covid Variant

THIRD WAVE: Malawi Confirms First Case of India Covid Variant

The Presidential Task Force on Covid-19 has confirmed the first Case of the Indian covid-19 variant in Malawi. Co-Chairperson for the Task Force, Dr. Wilfred Chalamira Nkhoma confirmed the development on Wednesday. The confirmation, comes following the arrival of results of 740 samples that Malawi sent to South Africa’s Centre for Disease Control for testing […]

Mzuzu Residents Bemoan High Cost Of Face Masks

Mzuzu Residents Bemoan High Cost Of Face Masks

By Pilirani Samson Mzuzu, May 19, Mana: Mzuzu City residents have expressed concern over the high costs of surgical face masks which health experts say are more effective in the prevention of Coronavirus than the cloth ones. The residents claim that they are forced to cough K300 for a surgical mask which costs K100 in […]

Malawi Destroys Oxford AstraZeneca Covid-19 Vaccine

Malawi Destroys Oxford AstraZeneca Covid-19 Vaccine

By Joseph Chikalipo Lilongwe, May 19, Mana: Ministry of Health on Wednesday openly destroyed about 19,610 doses of the Oxford AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine which expired on 13th April, 2021 for the sake of public health. The third batch to arrive in Malawi was acquired from the African Union and had a shelf life of two […]

Mama Kadzamira Donates Beds to Dedza Covid-19 Isolation Center

Mama Kadzamira Donates Beds to Dedza Covid-19 Isolation Center

By George Mponda Dedza, May 16, Mana: Former official hostess, Mama Cecilia Kadzamira has donated 10 beds and mattresses to the Covid-19 isolation center at Dedza District Hospital. The beds were delivered on Saturday through the Dedza District Covid-19 Relief Support (DDCRS), a grouping formed to help mobilize resources for prevention and management of Covid-19 […]

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