Mphekesera zizunza anthu ku Mangochi

Zina ukamva, kamba anga mwala ndithu. Anthu a m’boma la Mangochi sabata yapitayi adadzuka pakati pausiku, ena m’bandakucha, n’kuyamba kukupa phala pokhulupirira mphekesera zoti khanda longobadwa kumene laopseza kuti yemwe sachita zimenezo awona zakuda. Mfumu Makanjira ndi bwana mkubwa wa bomalo, Moses Mphepo, atsimikiza za nkhaniyo, koma ati sakukhulupira zoti mphepo yamkuntho yomwe yaononga nyumba,…

A Malawi akufuna 2018 wa ngwiro

Pomwe chaka cha 2018 changoyamba kumene, mtsogoleri wa zipani zotsutsa boma Lazarus Chakwera ndi akadaulo ena ati boma lisinthe kayendetsedwe ka zinthu kuti chakachi chikhale chokomera Amalawi. Chakwera yemwe ndi mtsogoleri wa chipani cha Malawi Congress Party (MCP), kadaulo pa zamaphunziro Benedicto Kondowe, kadaulo pa zachuma Dalitso Kubalasa, kadaulo pa zaumoyo George Jobe ndi mtsogoleri…

ECM reorganises Catholic formation system

  The Episcopal Conference of Malawi (ECM) is reorganising its formation system to ensure that only disciplined and dedicated candidates earn confirmation into priesthood and further pastoral posts. Bishop Martin Mtumbuka, chairperson of the Catholic seminaries, said this yesterday at Kachebere Major Seminary in Mchinji when he reopened Kachebere Major Seminary, which was closed for…

Zipani zikufuna mayankho pa zitupa za unzika

Zipani za Malawi Congress Party (MCP) ndi People’s Party (PP) zati kusowa kwa zitupa zina za olembetsa m’kaundula wa unzika zidzasokoneza chisankho cha patatu cha 2019. Nthambi ya National Registration Bureau (NRB) yati mwa zitupa 1.7 miliyoni zomwe zidajambulidwa m’gawo loyamba la zitupa za unzika, 1.5 miliyoni ndizo zatuluka. Izi zili choncho, bungwe loyendetsa chisankho…

Zitupa zaunzika zina zasowa

Zitupa 93 893 za uzika m’boma la Kasungu zasowa. Tamvani itha kuvumbulutsa. Izitu zadziwika pamene bungwe lolembera unzika la National Registration Bureau (NRB) layamba kupereka zitupazi kwa eni. Mneneri wa wa bungwe la NRB Norman Fulatira watsimikiza izi ndipo wati: “Ili si vuto lalikulu mtima ukhale mmalo.” Maboma amene adayambirira kulembetsa za unzika a Mchinji,…

Dowa evangelists drilled  in population matters

Evangelical Association of Malawi (EAM) has urged religious leaders in Dowa to embrace family planning methods in evangelism to control population growth. Dowa EAM vice-chairperson the Reverend Caesar Nkhoma made the call during a family planning training for church leaders, women and the youth at Mponela in Dowa on Tuesday. During the meeting, health experts…

Study exposes gaps in education financing

  A study by the Civil Society Education Coalition (Csec) has found that there are still huge gaps in the education financing system. The study, which was tracking the 2017 public expenditure in the education sector in three districts of Dedza, Lilongwe and Ntchisi, focused on the disbursement and management of School Improvement Grant (SIG).…

‘Boma likutengera a Malawi kumtoso’

Pamene nkhani ya malamulo oyendetsera zisankho ili mkamwamkamwa, mkulu womenyera ufulu wa anthu, John Kapito, wati nkhani za magetsi, madzi ndi kulowa pansi kwa chuma ndi zofunika kuti ziunikidwe mozama ndi Nyumba ya Malamulo yomwe yayamba dzuloyi. Kapito amathirirapo ndemanga pankhani yomwe yamanga nthenje yoti aphungu a nyumbayo sakambirana malamulo azisankho kaamba koti nduna sizidathe…

‘Dodma equipped for 2017/18 disasters’

The Department of Disaster Management Affairs (Dodma) says it is set to handle any disaster should it occur in the 2017/18 agricultural season. Vice-President Saulos Chilima, who is also Minister of Disaster Management Affairs, said this yesterday in Lilongwe when he received two drones from the Chinese government. He said although disasters come unexpectedly, the…

Titsirika nkhalango zonse—Ng’anga

Gulu lina la asing’anga ku Dedza ladzithemba kuti likhoza kuteteza nkhalango za dziko lino ndi chambu koma akuluakulu a boma ati zonse zili m’manja mwa asing’angawo kuti awakhutitse kuti njirayo idzayenda. Mkulu woyang’anira za nkhalango m’dziko muno Clement Chilima adati nthambiyo ndi yokonzeka kupereka mpata kwa asing’angawo kugwira ntchito ndi asing’angawo poteteza nkhalangozo. Iye adati…

Makuponi n’chipsinjo—Mafumu

Kuchepa kwa makuponi ogulira zipangizo za ulimi zotsika mtengo omwe boma limagawa kwa anthu mogwirizana ndi mafumu, kukubweretsa chitonzo kwa mafumuwo ndi maudani osatha mmidzi. Izi zikudzanso makamaka pamene boma latsitsa chiwerengero cha opindula pa chilinganizochi kuchoka pa 1.5 miliyoni kufika pa 900 000. Mafumu ena ati chiwerengero cha makuponi omwe amaperekedwa chimangobweretsa mavuto mmalo…

Plan launches K700.5m schools infrastructure project

  Plan International Malawi on Monday launched a 810 000 euros (about K700.5 million) project to construct teachers houses, toilets and classroom blocks at Malikha and Mkoma primary schools in Lilongwe. The two schools, which are in Traditional Authority Chimutu, are among schools with high enrolment, huge teacher-pupil ratio and few teachers houses. “Mkoma Primary…

Expert tips Malawi to  capitalise on cooperatives

  A Ugandan expert has said cooperatives in Malawi should aim at reducing the high unemployment among the youth by giving them business and job opportunities. African Confederation of Cooperative Savings and Credit Association (Accosca) chairperson Josephine Nabuyongo made the remarks on Saturday in Lilongwe during a press briefing ahead of the 18th Savings and…

Chikwawa District ECD  services impresses ministry

Ministry of Gender, Children, Disability and Social Welfare has commended the operations of inclusive early childhood development (ECD) services in Chikwawa District. Speaking during a visit to Tithandizane Community Based Care Centre (CBCC) in Senior Chief Ngabu’s area, the ministry’s national coordinator for integrated ECD, Francis Chalamanda, said he was pleased with the way the…

Nora Foundation trebles enrolment in Dedza

Primary school enrolment in group village head Chiluzi in Traditional Authority (T/A) Kasumbu in Dedza has trebled over the past decade, thanks to initiatives by the Nora Docherty Foundation. Announcing the success story on Wednesday during the 10th anniversary of the foundation’s work in the area, the foundation’s country coordinator, Alick Botha, said provision of…

7 000 miss from pensions payroll

  About 7 000 pensioners cannot access their monthly pension benefits after their names were allegedly deleted from the pensions payroll effective September 2017. However, Ministry of Finance, Economic Planning and Development has blamed the situation on the pensioners themselves for failing to comply with the ministry’s call for a head count exercise last December.…

MCTU to report govt  to international body

  The Malawi Congress of Trade Union (MCTU) has threatened to take government to the Committee of Experts on Freedom of Association if it (government) fails to meet the former’s demands. The committee which is an arm of the International Labour Organisation (ILO) looks at disciplinary issues on freedom of association among its member States.…