Rumphi (Malawi)

Type: City
Name: Rumphi (Malawi)
Country: Malawi
Latitude: -11.01
Longitude: 33.869999
population: 20,731
First reported Oct 28 2014 - Updated Oct 28 2014 - 1 reports

Mobile money takes banking to the rural

Jombo Trading Centre in the area of Traditional Authority Mtwalo, Mzimba District lies on the Mzuzu-Karonga M1 Road.While the area cannot be classified as one of the remotest areas in the country, the trading centre has no single banking facility, despite ... [Published Malawi Daily Times - Oct 28 2014]
Entities: Mobile Money, Banking, TNM
First reported Oct 14 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 1 reports

Malawi risks another financial collision with World Bank

Malawi Government which is currently struggling to refund US$937,905 (almost K394 million) to the GLOBAL the Global Fund to fight Aids, Tuberculosis and Malaria is yet on another financial collision course with the World Bank over a K350 million (almost ... [Published Nyasa Times - Oct 14 2014]
First reported Oct 10 2014 - Updated Oct 10 2014 - 1 reports

Bottom up: Divided they stand, united they fall

It may not be pleasing to some people who believe that anyone who suggests anything politically innovative, such as secession and federalism, or anything politically backward, such as feudalism or Unitarianism, is against the duly elected minority government ... [Published Nyasa Times - Oct 10 2014]
First reported Oct 09 2014 - Updated Oct 09 2014 - 1 reports

U.S. Embassy Empowers Youth Clubs with Chromebooks

Young girls in Rumphi are so delighted to be part of thr projectUS Embassy Empowers Youth Clubs with ChromebooksThis year, U.S. Embassy embarked on a project aimed at empowering youth clubs with ICT technology. The Embassy has so far disbursed 20 Chromebooks ... [Published US Embassy Malawi: Lilongwe - Oct 09 2014]
First reported Oct 07 2014 - Updated Oct 07 2014 - 1 reports

Kyungu eggs Vuwa on federalism: ‘Malawi needs rotational presidency’

Paramount Chief Kyungu along with his counterpart Chikulamayembe have left President Arthur Peter Mutharika’s special adviser Symon Vuwa Kaunda egg-faced following their sudden change of heart to quash federalism as the two now say that they support the ... [Published Nyasa Times - Oct 07 2014]
First reported Oct 07 2014 - Updated Oct 07 2014 - 1 reports

Water for People Malawi meets target of safe water and sanitation in Chikwawa

Water for People Malawi  said it has met the targets which they committed themselves in the previous year to fulfil, especially in access to safe water and sanitation in Chikwawa district.The revelation was made on Tuesday at Victoria Hotel in Blantyre ... [Published Nyasa Times - Oct 07 2014]
First reported Oct 07 2014 - Updated Oct 07 2014 - 1 reports

Federalism advocates form committee

A dvocates for the federal system in Malawi under a grouping called Forum for Advancement of Federal System in Malawi (FAFSM) have formed a 24 member regional committee in the North and have since crafted a petition to be presented to government.Chairing ... [Published Malawi Daily Times - Oct 07 2014]
First reported Oct 07 2014 - Updated Oct 07 2014 - 1 reports

Stupid federation

I ’m one person who often struggles to identify with one particular area in Malawi as my real home. My late father came from Thyolo in the southern region while my late mum was from Ntcheu in the centre.They settled in Blantyre city where me and all my ... [Published Malawi Daily Times - Oct 07 2014]
First reported Oct 06 2014 - Updated Oct 06 2014 - 1 reports

U.S. Embassy Supports Community Based Solutions

08/21/2014U.S. Embassy supports community-based solutions to benefit rural MalawiansNine organizations received U.S. Ambassador’s Self-Help grants on August 20.  Addressing the grantees, the Chargé d’Affaires Michael Gonzales said, “We are happy to see ... [Published US Embassy Malawi: Lilongwe - Oct 06 2014]
First reported Oct 01 2014 - Updated Oct 01 2014 - 3 reports

ACT Alliance Alert Food Security Situation in Malawi

By Elisabeth Gouel1. Brief description of the emergency and impactA delayed start of the agriculture season and prolonged dry spells in some parts of the country ranging from 2 to 4 weeks in the 2013/14 growing season has caused food insecurity to a total ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Oct 01 2014]
First reported Sep 24 2014 - Updated Sep 24 2014 - 1 reports

Federalism talks take centre stage in Malawi

Demands for federal system of government have taken centre stage with the debate growing day by day with Bishop of the Anglican Upper Shire Diocese, Brighton Malasa  suspecting the calls are not being made in good faith.The Diocesan Bishop said those ... [Published Nyasa Times - Sep 24 2014]
First reported Sep 22 2014 - Updated Sep 22 2014 - 1 reports

Vuwa attacks Malawi federalism calls

President Peter Mutharika’s adviser on national unity and parliamentary affairs Symon Vuwa-Kaunda, who is also leading the presidential campaign against federalism  calls, has asked people in the North Malawi to promote unity and reject division.Vuwa ... [Published Nyasa Times - Sep 22 2014]

Quotes

"We need to spread such initiative to other areas of the country so that we can enhance food security at national level" he said
"Expectant women in great numbers now come here from all angles of Rumphi and Mzimba"

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Mobile money takes banking to the rural [Published Malawi Daily Times - Oct 28 2014]
Malawi risks another financial collision with W... [Published Nyasa Times - Oct 14 2014]
Bottom up: Divided they stand, united they fall [Published Nyasa Times - Oct 10 2014]
U.S. Embassy Empowers Youth Clubs with Chromebooks [Published US Embassy Malawi: Lilongwe - Oct 09 2014]
Water for People Malawi meets target of safe wa... [Published Nyasa Times - Oct 07 2014]
Stupid federation [Published Malawi Daily Times - Oct 07 2014]
Federalism advocates form committee [Published Malawi Daily Times - Oct 07 2014]
Kyungu eggs Vuwa on federalism: ‘Malawi needs r... [Published Nyasa Times - Oct 07 2014]
U.S. Embassy Supports Community Based Solutions [Published US Embassy Malawi: Lilongwe - Oct 06 2014]
ACT Alliance Alert Food Security Situation in M... [Published DailyMe.Com - Oct 01 2014]
Malawi: ACT Alliance Alert: Food security situa... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Oct 01 2014]
ACT Alliance Alert Food security situation in M... [Published AlertNet - Oct 01 2014]
Regionalism, tribalism tearing Malawi apart [Published Nyasa Times - Sep 27 2014]
Malawi needs federalism, power-sharing – MPs Ka... [Published Nyasa Times - Sep 24 2014]
Federalism talks take centre stage in Malawi [Published Nyasa Times - Sep 24 2014]
Vuwa attacks Malawi federalism calls [Published Nyasa Times - Sep 22 2014]
Malawi: Jumbe Tells Farmers to Jealously Protec... [Published AllAfrica.com - Sep 22 2014]
'We Give Birth in the Nearest Bushes'... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 08 2014]
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Malawi: ACT Alliance Alert: Food security situa... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Oct 01 2014]
Source: ACT AllianceCountry: Malawi Geneva, 1 October 2014 1. Brief description of the emergency and impact A delayed start of the agriculture season and prolonged dry spells in some parts of the country ranging from 2 to 4 weeks in the 2013/14 ...
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