Nkhotakota (Malawi)

Type: City
Name: Nkhotakota (Malawi)
Country: Malawi
Latitude: -12.91
Longitude: 34.299999
population: 24,869
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

Chief suspect in Malawi major financial scandal re-arrested after exposé

Blantyre, Malawi - Police in the central Malawi district of Kasungu Sunday arrested Oswald Lutepo, the chief suspect in the systematic plunder of government money, dubbed 'cashgate'. This follows Lutepo's allegations that senior government officials were ... [Published Afrique En Ligne - 22 hours ago]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

Malawi: It's Time to Take Poaching Head On - Nankhumwa

Nkhotakota — Minister of Information, Tourism and Civic Education Kondwani Nankhumwa has said it is time to take poaching head on because the wildlife crime has exploded across Africa driven largely by increasing consumer demand in China and South-East ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 13 2014 - Updated Jul 13 2014 - 1 reports

Malawi: Empower Women Economically to Eradicate Gender Based Violence and HIV/Aids

Blantyre — The World University Service of Canada (WUSC) said empowering women economically can help to reduce gender based violence and minimize further spread of HIV and Aids as women would meet their daily needs to reduce their vulnerability.WUSC Country ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 13 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

Developing with tarmarced roads

IT is a wintry June afternoon when Blantyre resident Mulungu Sikazwe receives communication from his home village in Chitipa, informing him about the death of his sister.Upon receiving the news, Sikazwe helter-skelter makes preparations for departure ... [Published Malawi Daily Times - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jul 03 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 2 reports

Hope At Last - Man Ends 7-Yr Confinement in His Bedroom

"Currently, I am able to get out of this house, interact with people around this community and come back here where I'm living alone," said Wakiyala Mwakikunga Bondo from Chiya Village in the area of Senior Chief Kanyenda in Nkhotakota.This is the response ... [Published Individual.com - Jul 03 2014]
First reported Jul 03 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

Malawi MPs approve ‘Zimbudzi Transformation’ bill, K92bn loan

Members of Parliament on Tuesday passed a bill in which government was seeking to borrow K9 billion (US$21 897 810) from the African Development Fund (ADF) to partly finance drilling of 450 boreholes and construction of 166 toilets at trading centres ... [Published Nyasa Times - Jul 03 2014]
First reported Jul 02 2014 - Updated Jul 02 2014 - 1 reports

Malawi army soldier dead in DRC

The Malawi Defence (MDF) soldier, Staff Sergeant Aiden Belvine Kamungu, who was serving with the International Intervention Brigade (FIB) in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), has died.Kamungu was serving as a Mortar man, according to MDF spokesperson ... [Published Nyasa Times - Jul 02 2014]
First reported Jun 20 2014 - Updated Jun 20 2014 - 1 reports

Malawi: Sexual and Reproductive Health Rights Project to Be Installed in Chikhwawa

Chikhwawa — The Society for Women and Aids Malawi (SWAM) is going to implement a new HIV/AIDS project in Chikhwawa that will aim at promoting sexual and reproductive health rights among girls and young women in the district.Speaking during the presentations ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jun 20 2014]
First reported Jun 17 2014 - Updated Jun 17 2014 - 1 reports

Malawian farmers face poverty after being driven off their lands.

For small-scale farmers in Chifumbe, near the Malawian capital Lilongwe, life changed dramatically in August 1997."Groups of people came and started dividing up our land, which we had inherited from our parents, to give it to other people," village head ... [Published The New Age Online - Jun 17 2014]
First reported Apr 30 2014 - Updated Apr 30 2014 - 1 reports

Malawi: AfDB provides US $35.5 million to Malawi to expand access to water supply and sanitation

Source: African Development BankCountry: Malawi The Board of Directors of the African Development Group approved on Wednesday, April 30, 2014 an African Development Fund (ADF) loan of US $23.0 million, a loan of US $7.7 million from the Nigerian Trust ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 30 2014]
First reported Apr 05 2014 - Updated Apr 05 2014 - 1 reports

Malawi: The Malawi Vulnerability Assessment Committee (MVAC) National Food Security Forecast, April 2013 to March 2014

Source: World Food ProgrammeCountry: Malawi The Ministry of Agriculture and Food Security, estimates that Malawi will produce 3,639,866 MT of maize during the 2012/2013 growing season A surplus of 194,340 MT will be available during the 2013 to 2014 ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 05 2014]

Quotes

"I was told in no uncertain terms that the government was after the former Minister of Justice, Ralph Kasambara. I was told that I should cooperate to ensure that Ralph Kasambara was implicated in the cashgate cases" he writes in the letter addressed to Attorney General Kalekeni Kaphale and copied to Chief Justice Anastasia Msosa and Western embassies
"Their actions threaten not only endangered species but the rulerule of law and the revenue that many African countries rely on from tourism and Malawi is no exception."
"I have noted that since people got trained about their rights and economic empowerment of women gender based violence in families have drastically decreased in my area" h acknowledged
"I gave that torn Bible to another person but I have another Bible. I have noted that most people are not interested in reading the Bible because people interpret it differently" he said

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Chief suspect in Malawi major financial scandal... [Published Afrique En Ligne - 22 hours ago]
Malawi: It's Time to Take Poaching Head On - Na... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 21 2014]
Malawi: Empower Women Economically to Eradicate... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 13 2014]
Developing with tarmarced roads [Published Malawi Daily Times - Jul 10 2014]
Hope At Last - Man Ends 7-Yr Confinement in His... [Published Individual.com - Jul 03 2014]
Hope At Last - Man Ends 7-Yr Confinement in His... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 03 2014]
Malawi MPs approve ‘Zimbudzi Transformation’ bi... [Published Nyasa Times - Jul 03 2014]
Malawi army soldier dead in DRC [Published Nyasa Times - Jul 02 2014]
Malawi: Sexual and Reproductive Health Rights P... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jun 20 2014]
Malawian farmers face poverty after being drive... [Published The New Age Online - Jun 17 2014]
Malawi: AfDB provides US $35.5 million to Malaw... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 30 2014]
Malawi: The Malawi Vulnerability Assessment Com... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 05 2014]
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Malawi: AfDB provides US $35.5 million to Malaw... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 30 2014]
Source: African Development BankCountry: Malawi The Board of Directors of the African Development Group approved on Wednesday, April 30, 2014 an African Development Fund (ADF) loan of US $23.0 million, a loan of US $7.7 million from the Nigerian Trust ...
Malawi: The Malawi Vulnerability Assessment Com... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 05 2014]
Source: World Food ProgrammeCountry: Malawi The Ministry of Agriculture and Food Security, estimates that Malawi will produce 3,639,866 MT of maize during the 2012/2013 growing season A surplus of 194,340 MT will be available during the 2013 to 2014 ...
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