Covid-19 Fuels ARV Defaulting Rate Among Adolescents

Covid-19 Fuels ARV Defaulting Rate Among Adolescents

By Watipaso Mzungu- Contributor The number of adolescents and young people living with HIV and Aids accessing Antiretroviral drugs (ARVs) in public hospitals has dropped due to fear of contracting coronavirus disease (Covid-19), a latest report has said. The National Association for Young People Living with HIV (NAYPLHIV) undertook the study to appreciate how the […]

Capstone LTD Donates PPEs to Malawi Red Cross Society

Capstone LTD Donates PPEs to Malawi Red Cross Society

By Gladys Kamakanda Lilongwe, March 23, Mana: The Malawi Red Cross Society (MRCS) on Monday received various Personal Protective Equipment (PPEs) from Capstone Limited in support of its work in the fight against Covid-19 in the country.   The PPEs include 245,000 3ply masks, 40,000 KN95 face masks and 300 inflamed thermometers. MRCS Director of […]

Rapper Tay Grin Hails Lazarus Chakwera

Rapper Tay Grin Hails Lazarus Chakwera

By Mphatso Nkuonera Lilongwe, March 19, Mana: Renowned artist, Tay Grin, has commended the Malawi President, Dr Lazarus McCarthy Chakwera for taking a lead in the Covid 19 vaccination which rolled out on March 11, 2021 in Zomba and Mzuzu. President Chakwera said the vaccination is a must-have to achieve a health population and contribute […]

Veep Chilima Urges Malawians To Embrace COVID-19 Vaccine

Veep Chilima Urges Malawians To Embrace COVID-19 Vaccine

By Wisdom Ngwira Mzuzu, March 11, Mana: The country’s Vice-President, Dr. Saulos Chilima, has advised Malawians to avoid spreading misconceptions and false massages about the Corona Virus Vaccine which he said can negatively impact on its administration. Chilima was speaking at Mzuzu Central Hospital when he launched the vaccine’s roll out in Northern Region where […]

Chakwera Launches Covid-19 Vaccine, Calls For Acceptance

Chakwera Launches Covid-19 Vaccine, Calls For Acceptance

By Solister Mogha Zomba, March 11, Mana:  President Dr. Lazarus Chakwera Thursday launched the Covid-19 vaccine in Zomba with a call for Malawians to quickly get immunized. Malawi received its first batch of AstraZeneca vaccine last week and about 1.4 million Malawians are expected to be vaccinated. Dr Chakwera said the presence of the vaccine […]

Journalist Cheulekene Finally Walks Last Mile

Journalist Cheulekene Finally Walks Last Mile

By Glory Msowoya Blantyre, Mana:  Scores of people paid their last respect to the late Cheulekene Kate Mita, a veteran journalist whose remains were laid to rest on Saturday at Henry Henderson Institute (HHI) cemetery in Blantyre. Mita succumbed to the novel Corona virus, two weeks ago in Accra, Ghana where she was airlifted from […]

Faith Leaders Instrumental To Covid-19 Vaccine Administration

Faith Leaders Instrumental To Covid-19 Vaccine Administration

By Tione Andsen Lilongwe, Mana: World Vision Malawi (WVM) has said Faith leaders have a role to ensure that the administration of the first consignment of the Astra Zeneca covid-19 vaccine was done smoothly. WVM Officer In-Charge for Malawi, Catherine Omenda said this Friday during WVM and Faith Leaders interface meeting on Covid-19 vaccine at […]

Castel Malawi Donates Towards Covid-19 Fight

Castel Malawi Donates Towards Covid-19 Fight

By Sylvester Kumwenda Lilongwe, March 4, Mana: Castel Malawi has donated 8,000 litres of sanitizer and 23,000 disposable masks to 20 selected health centres across the country aimed to reinforce basic preventative measures against the disease. Speaking on Thursday during a ceremonial handover ceremony to the Ministry of Health in Lilongwe, Human Resource Director for […]

Mpinganjira Foundation donates K10million PPEs to Adventist Hospitals

Mpinganjira Foundation donates K10million PPEs to Adventist Hospitals

The Thomson and Barbra Mpinganjira Foundation Thursday donated Personal protective Equipment (PPE) worth K10 million to the Adventist Health Services (AHS) hospitals in the country. The donation comes barely two days after the Foundation made a similar donation worth K20 million to the Ministry of Health for the three major referral hospitals in the country. […]

Grain Securities Limited Donates Maize Flour To KCH

Grain Securities Limited Donates Maize Flour To KCH

By Ireen Kayira Lilongwe, February 18, Mana:  Grain Securities Limited (GSL) a subsidiary of Famer’s World Group has donated 70 bags of flour to Kamuzu Central Hospital (KCH). Speaking with Malawi News Agency (MANA) on Wednesday in Lilongwe during a handover ceremony of the flour, Sales and Marketing Manager for GSL, Fostino Kaswada said the […]