Nkhotakota (Malawi)

Type: City
Name: Nkhotakota (Malawi)
Country: Malawi
Latitude: -12.91
Longitude: 34.299999
population: 24,869
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 2 reports

Escaping trouble by being weather-wise

The country had a rude awakening over the weekend of the first week of June this year when it was learnt that fishermen had gone missing in Lake Malawi following stormy Mwera winds that had been blowing over the lake.The stormy winds mainly affected Sanga, ... [Published Malawi Daily Times - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

Japan hands over to Malawi six Community Secondary Schools

The Japanese Government has handed over to Malawi Government six Community Day Secondary Schools (CDSS) which it re-constructed and expanded at a cost of K 4.3 billion.The six schools namely Matenje CDSS in Salima, Mkwichi CDSS in Lilongwe,Liwalazi CDSS ... [Published Nyasa Times - Sep 22 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Demolition at One Great George Street

The Institute of Demolition Engineers has released the programme for its annual Autumn Seminar that is to be held at the usual venue of One Great George Street in London, UK, on Friday 26 September.The day will be opened at 10.00 by a welcome from president ... [Published KHL Group - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 19 2014 - Updated Sep 19 2014 - 1 reports

Malawi: Health Sciences on Child Health Improvement Project

By Peter MbwiraMchinji — The Malawi College of Health Sciences has promised to embark on one year Community Systems Strengthening for equitable maternal, newborn and child health (COSYST-MNCH) project to improve levels of maternal newborn and child health ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Sep 19 2014]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

'Malawi to Be Trachoma Free By 2018'

By Blackson MkupatiraNsanje — There are prospects that Malawi will be a trachoma free country by 2018 as Blantyre Institute for Community Ophthalmology (BICO) and other NGOs are engaged in a five year Trachoma elimination project in the country effective ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 2 reports

When Illiteracy Fuels Early Marriages

When the dry season of the year arrives, Khwapu Primary School Head teacher Lizinet Chimteya receives plentiful wedding invitations from surrounding community in the southern part of Nkhotakota.This year however she has made a bold stance that she will ... [Published Individual.com - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Malawi: Taking a stand to save lives in Malawi

Source: Concern WorldwideCountry: Malawi “Act or accept” is a powerful adage. This is the story of a group of people who refused to accept and chose to act, and how their actions have changed a community. Dr. Wanangwa Chisenga is one of the two doctors ... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Ex-minister calls subscribers to boycott Airtel Malawi Blackberry services

Former cabinet minister and People’s Party (PP) official Clement Stambuli says it’s high time Malawians started to boycott some services for providers not to take them for granted.The former Nkhotakota parliamentarian was reacting to Airtel Malawi’s decision ... [Published Nyasa Times - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 08 2014 - 1 reports

Govt to review road construction projects

The Malawi government is planning to review all road construction related projects in the country, a development that will likely see some contracts being terminated.Some of the contracts, which have been terminated include, the Nkhotakota -Msulira road ... [Published Capital Radio Malawi - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Aug 25 2014 - Updated Aug 25 2014 - 1 reports

Malawi shifting away from forced male circumcision Forced male circumcision sparks debate in Malawi

MalawiBLANTYRE, Malawi ( AA ) – It was around sunset on a chilly day in the populous Ndirande Township in Blantyre, Malawi’s commercial hub, where a group of cheering boys had gathered around a dusty pitch to watch some of their peers play football. That’s ... [Published NewsTimeAfrica - Aug 25 2014]
First reported Aug 23 2014 - Updated Aug 24 2014 - 1 reports

Malawi: Court Rules Man Has Case to Answer Over Defecating in Well

By Anastazio MpumuloNkhotakota — Nkhotakota First Grade Magistrate Fred Juma Chilowetsa has ruled that basing on evidence given in the court, Bashir Mtenje has a case to answer over the allegation that he defecated on a communal well.The magistrate then ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Aug 23 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]

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"They argue that due to the warning only few fishermen go for fishing, meaning that the few who risk their lives are rewarded by colossal profits triggered by shortage of fish on the market since only few fishermen go for fishing" he said
"We know other organisation have had a project on the same note, some are currently doing it but that is goods because we all have different approaches on how to go about towards the project which I think we are supplementing one another" he said
"Many people ignore this disease because it attacks them at a younger age but most of its effects like loss of sight doesn't appear until at an older age."
"If you have any problem and you think of dropping out of school, make sure that I should know that before dropping-out. Let me assure you that our office is there to assist you to deal with such challenges or mitigating them so that you excel in education" says Gondwe

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Escaping trouble by being weather-wise [Published Malawi Daily Times - Sep 22 2014]
Malawi: Once Bitten, Twice Shy [Published AllAfrica.com - Sep 22 2014]
Japan hands over to Malawi six Community Second... [Published Nyasa Times - Sep 22 2014]
Demolition at One Great George Street [Published KHL Group - Sep 19 2014]
Malawi: Health Sciences on Child Health Improve... [Published AllAfrica.com - Sep 19 2014]
'Malawi to Be Trachoma Free By 2018' [Published AllAfrica.com - Sep 18 2014]
When Illiteracy Fuels Early Marriages [Published Individual.com - Sep 17 2014]
Malawi: When Illiteracy Fuels Early Marriages [Published AllAfrica.com - Sep 17 2014]
Malawi: Taking a stand to save lives in Malawi [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Sep 15 2014]
Ex-minister calls subscribers to boycott Airtel... [Published Nyasa Times - Sep 15 2014]
Govt to review road construction projects [Published Capital Radio Malawi - Sep 08 2014]
Malawi shifting away from forced male circumcis... [Published NewsTimeAfrica - Aug 25 2014]
Malawi: Court Rules Man Has Case to Answer Over... [Published AllAfrica.com - Aug 23 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: Taking a stand to save lives in Malawi [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Sep 15 2014]
Source: Concern WorldwideCountry: Malawi “Act or accept” is a powerful adage. This is the story of a group of people who refused to accept and chose to act, and how their actions have changed a community. Dr. Wanangwa Chisenga is one of the two doctors ...
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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