Miners sensitised to TB risks

  Prolonged exposure to mining (silica) dust has been mentioned as a major threat to artisanal miners in the country to contract tuberculosis (TB). Malawi Network of Aids Service Organisations (Manaso) board chairperson Maziko Matemba said this on Tuesday during the opening of a three-day training of trainers from traditional authorities (T/As) Mpama and Likoswe…

‘Women crucial in community development’

  Beehive Centre for Social Enterprise, a Blantyre-based charity and social enterprise, has said development will remain a far-fetched dream in communities that sideline women in economic activities. Beehive managing director Peter Nkhata said this on Saturday during an open day organised for the public to appreciate the centre’s 10 activities meant for developing lives…

RA, ministry in K700m  rural roads project

  Ministry of Transport and Public Works has reaffirmed its commitment to boost rural communities’ access to social amenities by improving public road networks in districts. Minister of Transport and Public Works Jappie Mhango made the remarks on Wednesday during the launch of construction of Mulike Bridge in Mulike Village, Traditional Authority (T/A) Mkhumba in…

Nkhondo ya mkalabongo ikadali mkati

Nthambi yoyeza katundu pamsika ya Malawi Bureau of Standards (MBS) yati nkhondo yothana ndi mkalabongo ikuyenda bwino chifukwa opanga mowawu avomereza kuti samatsata malamulo a dziko lino. Mkulu wa MBS, Davlin Chokazinga, adanena izi pothirira ndemanga pa ganizo la bungwe la Alcohol Manufacturers Association (AMA) lochotsa pamsika mkalabongo pofuna kuchita malonda moyenera. Chokazinga adati kampanizi…

Nkhawa akafuna kudzathandiza

  Ngati satenga madzi kunyumba, amavutika akafuna kuchita chimbudzi chifukwa kumalo awo antchito kulibe madzi. Ichi ndi chibalo chomwe ogwira ntchito kunthambi yosunga katundu wa boma ku Blantyre, Central Government Stores, akuchita chifukwa bungwe la Blantyre Water Board (BWB) lidadula madzi mu March chaka chino. Apa n’kuti madziwo atangotuluka mu January ndi February kuchokera pamene…

Kwin Bee: Kulimbikitsa ufulu wa atsikana

Atsikana oimba chamba cha Afro ndi hip hop alipo ndithu m’dziko muno, koma munthu wotchula mndandandawu amayenera kusololetsa milomo yake chifukwa muli Kwin Bee. Uyu ndi mtsikana yemwe watchuka ndipo wavekedwa chisoti chomenyera ufulu akazi kutsatira nyimbo ya Ndadutsa Pompo yomwe adaimba ndi anzake. Nyimboyi imayankha mwano wa anyamata kwa atsikana womwe uli mu Wadutsa…

Aganyu okhala ndi ziphaso

Mwa zina zidabweretsa mawu woti tawuni ya Limbe imalira ochenjera, ndi kuberedwa kwa katundu ndi munthu yemwe udamukhulupirira kuti akunyamulire, wa ganyu. Tsopano padepoti ya Fumbi pali dongosolo lowumbanso chikhulupiriro chomwe chidagumuka pakati pa aganyu ndi mabwana komanso madona. TEMWA MHONE adakumana ndi Kassimu Sitande, mkulu wa anyamatawa, ndipo adacheza motere: Akutanthauza chani anyamatawa ponena…

Apempha anthu kupanga manyowa

  Sukulu ya aphunzitsi Development Aid from People to People (Dapp) Chilangoma ku Blantyre yapempha anthu kupanga manyowa kuti akhale ndi mbewu zathanzi komanso zochuluka. Mkulu wa mapologalamu pasukuluyo, Hope Funsani, adanena izi Lachiwiri pamwambo wopereka chimbudzi chamakono m’dongosolo la School Garden and Nutrition (SGN) pa sukulu ya pulaimale ya Samama m’mudzi mwa Kamowa kwa…

Engage certified electrical installers, advises Mera

Malawi Energy Regulatory Authority (Mera) has appealed to the public to engage certified electrical installers to ensure safety of  lives and their properties. Mera board chairperson the Reverend Joseph Bvumbwe said this on Tuesday in Blantyre during a stakeholders’ awareness meeting on the new regulatory framework for renewable energy and electrical installers. He said people…

Minibasi zikwera Mwachinunu

  Nthawi zonse minibasi zikamakweza mtengo, makamaka mafuta akakwera, bungwe la eni minibasi limalengeza, ndi kuika mitengo ya minibasi kuti aliyense adziwe. Koma kuchokera Loweruka lapitalo, mitengo ya minibasi m’madera ena idakwera mwachinunu. Izi zidachitika patangotha tsiku limodzi kuchokera pomwe oyendetsa minibasi adanyanyala ntchito zawo ati pokwiya ndi zilango zina zimene amalandira akaphwanya malamulo a…

‘Kunyalanyaza kudzetsa ngozi’

Sabata yangothayi ngozi zidakuta dziko lino pomwe anthu 17 adafa. Pamene anthu amati akhazikitse mitima pansi, anthu 8 atafa pa ngozi ya basi pamlatho wa Rivirivi ku Ntcheu komanso anthu 4 adamwalira ku Bunda ku Lilongwe ndi 4 kwa Magalasi mumzinda wa Blantyre, Lachisanu kudalinso ngozi ina mumzinda wa Blantyre pomwe munthu mmodzi adamwalira. Ndipo…

Afufuza za mkalabongo

Zambiri zakhala zikukambidwa za mkalabongo, mowa waukali umene suchedwa kutenga amene akuumwa koma tsopano, makampani 21 akufufuzidwa pamadandaulo amene Amalawi amakhala nawo. M’sabatayi, bungwe loona za chilungamo pa malonda la Competition and Fair Trade Commission (CFTC) lidatulutsa chikalata chopempha Amalawi kupereka madandaulo awo pa makampani otcheza mkalabongowo. Akuluaku a mabungwe amene akhala akulimbana ndi mowawo,…

‘Sitilembetsa mayeso’

Aphunzitsi amene alembetse mayeso a Fomu 4 a chaka chino omwe ayambe pa 22 June, aopseza kuti sadzagwira ntchitoyo ngati Unduna wa Maphunziro salandira ndalama zomwe amapatsidwa akamapita kutchuthi. Izi zikudza pamene ophunzira ndi makolo ena m’sukulu za pulaimale akudandaula kuti sitalaka ya aphunzitsi isokoneza kukonzekera mayeso a temu yachitatu omwe ayambe kumayambiriro kwa mwezi…