MEC yachotsa maina 13 244 m’kaundula

Bungwe la Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) lachotsa m’kaundula maina 13 244 omwe eni ake adawalembetsa kopotsera kamodzi zomwe lati n’zotsutsana ndi malamulo azitsankho. Wapampando wa bungweli Jane Ansah ndiye adalengeza izi Lachiwiri mu mzinda wa Lilongwe moti eni mainawo azengedwa mlandu wophwanya malamulo azisankho a dziko lino. “Maina ena amapezeka kangapo m’kaundula ndiye tawachotsa koma…

Project reveals gender violence in colleges

EngenderHealth Malawi,through its Essential Gender-Based Violence (GBV) Prevention and Servicesproject, has said female students in various colleges experience genderviolence. EngenderHealth Malawi’s project director Chisomo Kaufulu-Kumwenda said this during a sensitisation campaign for first year students at Bunda College of Agriculture, a constituent college of the Lilongwe University of Agriculture and Natural Resources (Luanar), on Thursday…

Malawi gets K18.5bn for GBV fight

  The European Union (EU) has given Malawi 22 million euros (about K18.5 billion) for programmes aimed at ending violence against women and children. United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) portfolio manager responsible for Institutions and Citizen Engagement Agnes Chimbiri, said EU is working with the United Nations (UN) in the programme. She said: “The programme…

Kafukufuku wa chamba watha

Zotsatira za kafukufuku wa ulimi wa chamba zomwe Amalawi akhala akudikira zatuluka koma mlembi wa unduna wa zamalimidwe, mthilira ndi chitukuko cha madzi Gray Nyandule Phiri wati zotsatirazi akuzisunga mwachisinsi. Phiri wati zotsatirazi zomwe kafukufuku wake watha zaka zitatu ziyamba zapita ku ofesi ya presidenti ndi nduna zake (OPC) kuti akaziunike zisadaulutsidwe kwa Amalawi. “Kafukufukuyu…

High Visa fees chocking tourism

The tourism sector in the country is failing to reach its full potential due to challenges such as high VISA fees and lack of competition in the aviation industry, Malawi Tourism Council (MTC) has said. MTC board chairperson Oswald Bwemba said during the tourism stakeholders conference in Salima on Thursday that with the VISA fees…

‘Kasanthuleni za chisankho’

Pamene aphungu a Nyumba ya Malamulo akukonzekera kukumana kuyambira Lolemba likudzali, akadaulo ena awapempha kuti akalunjike pa za chisankho cha 2019. Ngakhale aphunguwo akhale akukambirana za momwe ndondomeko ya zachuma yayendera katswiri pa ndale George Phiri yemwe amaphunzitsa ku University of Livingstonia (Unilia) wati nkhani zina zonse zikhoza kuyamba zaima koma nkhani ya chisankho njofunika…

Anthu 6.9 miliyoni alembetsa mavoti

Zotsatira za kalembera wa mavoti zomwe bungwe la Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) latulutsa zasonyeza kuti anthu 6 856 295 ndiwo alembetsa m’dziko lonse kuti adzaponye nawo voti chaka cha mawa. Bungwe la MEC limayembekezera kulemba anthu 8 510 625 m’maboma onse m’magawo onse 8 koma chifukwa cha zovuta zina zomwe bungweli limakumana nazo mkati mwa…

‘2019 ikudetsa nkhawa’

Chikhulupiliro chapita. Amalawi 28 mwa 100 aliwonse akuti akuona chisankho chopanda mtendere ndi chilungamo chaka cha mawa. Izi zadziwika potsatira kafukufuku wa nthambi yofufuza za maganizo a anthu pankhani zosiyanasiyana ya Institute of Public Opinion and Research (Ipor). Kafukufukuyo yemwe adayendetsa ndi akadaulo pa kayendetsedwe ka boma ndi ndale wasonyeza kuti Amalawi ali ndi nkhawa…

‘Obwereza MSCE adzionere njira’

Unduna wa zamaphunziro wati siungachite kulembetsa mayeso apadera ophunzira 72 542 omwe adalakwa mayeso a Malawi School Certificate of Education (MSCE) a 2018 monga momwe makolo ndi anawo amalingalirira. Makolo ena ndi ena mwa ana omwe adalephera mayesowo adauza Tamvani kuti zikadathandiza ana olephera akadalemba mayeso awoawo ogwirizana ndi silabasi yakale yomwe adaphunzira. Koma mneneri…

Apolisi athotha gulu la MYP

Asilikali 56 a gulu la chitetezo la mtsogoleri wakale, Hastings Kamuzu Banda la Malawi Young Pioneer (MYP) ali zungulizunguli mu mzinda wa Lilongwe kusowa pokhala apolisi atawathamangitsa pa msasa wawo. Mtsogoleri wawo, Franco Chilemba watsimikiza kuti apolisi adatulukira pa msasawo usiku wa Lachitatu n’kuyamba kuwathamangitsa. “Adatiuza kuti tisadzabwererenso pamalopo,” adatsimikiza Chilemba. “Tidangowona apolisi afika usiku.…

Health workers join Fun Run

  Health workers in the country have added morale to the buildup of this Saturday’s Mother’s Fun Run by rendering their services at Ntchisi District Hospital, this year’s beneficiary. Over 50 health personnel from the Society of Medical Doctors (SMD), Association of Malawian Midwives (Amami) and the National Organisation of Nurses and Midwives (Nonm) visited…

Bwaila Rotary, partners  give Mchinji clean water

  Bwaila Rotary Club and three partners have restored water supply to Mkanda Health Centre in Mchinji after the facility’s water supply stopped functioning a couple of years ago. Bwaila Rotary Club director of projects Joseph Chavula said the four partners—including Fresh Water Project International, Evergreen Rotary Club of the United States of America and…

Bureau turns to national  IDs for data consolidation

  Credit Data Reference Bureau (CRB) has embarked on a harmonisation of personal identification for clients of different institutions in the country to ensure quality and reliable database. The firm’s managing director Patricia Mwase said this last week in Lilongwe after signing a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the National Registration Bureau (NRB) to adopt…

Nice, Police sign elections peace pact

  National Initiative for Civic Education (Nice) Trust and Central Region Police have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to ensure peace during the electoral period in the region. The pact will among other things see Nice Trust advocate tolerance while the police ensuring that  perpetrators of violence are brought to book. Central Region Police…