Rumphi (Malawi)

Type: City
Name: Rumphi (Malawi)
Country: Malawi
Latitude: -11.01
Longitude: 33.869999
population: 20,731
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

African organisations win big at AIDS conference

Three community efforts tackling the AIDS pandemic in Kenya, Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) and Malawi have won a grant of $10,000 from UNAIDS at the ongoing International AIDS Conference (AIDS 2014) in Melbourne, Australia. The three were among ... [Published East African - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 15 2014 - Updated Jul 15 2014 - 1 reports

Malawi govt to train miners to boost industry -Atupele

Minister of Natural Resources, Energy and Mines Atupele Muluzi has promised to lobby for training of local miners to ensure the mining industry contributes more to the country’s gross domestic product (GDP).Atupele said this at Mzimba Gemstones Marketing ... [Published Nyasa Times - Jul 15 2014]
Entities: Mineral, Malawi, Mining
First reported Jul 13 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 1 reports

Malawi airborne geophysical survey 98% complete

Minister of Natural Resources, Energy and Mining Atupele Muluzi has described the on-going airborne geophysical survey as an exciting opener to the country’s mining industry as the raw data gathered in the 98 per cent completed survey has proved to bring ... [Published Nyasa Times - Jul 13 2014]
First reported Jul 14 2014 - Updated Jul 14 2014 - 1 reports

Government to Provide Training for Miners to Boost the Mining Industry

Mzimba — Minister of Natural Resources, Energy and Mines, Atupele Muluzi, has promised to lobby for training for miners in the country if the mining industry is to contribute more in the country's Gross Domestic Product (GDP).Muluzi said this at Mzimba ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 14 2014]
First reported Jul 13 2014 - Updated Jul 13 2014 - 1 reports

Malawi: Government Concedes Mishaps in Fisp Implementation B

Chitipa — Government has admitted that implementation of the Farm Input Subsidy Programme (FISP) for the past six years has been riddled with serious problems which have to be purged out if the programme is to achieve concrete expected benefits. Karonga ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 13 2014]
First reported Jul 12 2014 - Updated Jul 12 2014 - 2 reports

allAfrica.com: Malawi: Fish Redeem Vulnerable Souls in Rumphi

Rumphi - United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has expressed gratitude to Chimyanga Community Rights Committee CRC in Rumphi for venturing into fish farming to help Orphans and Other Vulnerable Children (OVCs) in the community.UNDP Programme Analyst ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 12 2014]
First reported Jul 11 2014 - Updated Jul 11 2014 - 1 reports

Early marriages choking girls’ education in Rumphi

Early marriages continue to impact negatively on education of girls despite efforts by government and different stakeholders to try to stump it out.At a meeting organized for traditional leaders on Monday by Rumphi District Council in conjunction with ... [Published Nyasa Times - Jul 11 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

Malawi: Early Marriages Choking Girls' Education in Rumphi

Rumphi — Early marriages continue to impact negatively on education of girls despite efforts by government and different stakeholders to try to stump it out.At a meeting organized for traditional leaders on Monday by Rumphi District Council in conjunction ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 1 reports

Malawi: Community Breaks Marriage - Send the Couple to School

Rumphi — People of Group Village Head (GVH) Chiling'oma of Rumphi Central Constituency terminated a child marriage and have since sent the couple back to school.Malawi News Agency (Mana) has learnt that Chiling'oma Community Rights committee (CRC) pioneered ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 1 reports

'We Give Birth in the Nearest Bushes'...

Mzimba — Women around Thundubike Health Centre in Mzimba West Constituency have complained that lack of maternal services and waiting shelters, compel them to give birth in the bushes."We have serious lack of maternal waiting shelters here. This sometimes ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jul 03 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

ATC ventures into commodity trading

Agricultural Trading Company Limited (ATC) has ventured into the trading of various agriculture commodities on behalf of farmers and is now a member of the AHL Commodity Exchange (AHCX).ATC Marketing Manager, Rosita Tanamana, disclosed in an interview ... [Published Malawi Daily Times - Jul 03 2014]
Entities: ATC, Boma, Agriculture, Tobacco
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]

Quotes

"We use the primitive way of mining, this affects our productivity, if we had right equipment we could have been going deeper, but we just mine on the surface because of the shovels we use manually" he said
"Apart from the owner of the voucher, no one can use it to purchase inputs unless the voucher custodian gives consent to change ownership, which is not easy" said Mazick
"I am generally impressed with initiatives people at community levels are taking to save their own communities the OVCs in particular" articulated Alfazema

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African organisations win big at AIDS conference [Published East African - Jul 22 2014]
Ten organizations receive Red Ribbon Award for ... [Published UNAIDS - Jul 21 2014]
Malawi govt to train miners to boost industry -... [Published Nyasa Times - Jul 15 2014]
Government to Provide Training for Miners to Bo... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 14 2014]
Malawi airborne geophysical survey 98% complete [Published Nyasa Times - Jul 13 2014]
Malawi: Government Concedes Mishaps in Fisp Imp... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 13 2014]
allAfrica.com: Malawi: Fish Redeem Vulnerable S... [Published DailyMe.Com - Jul 12 2014]
Fish Redeem Vulnerable Souls in Rumphi - UNDP I... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 12 2014]
Early marriages choking girls’ education in Rumphi [Published Nyasa Times - Jul 11 2014]
Nkhwazi’s dream revived as Aford talks federali... [Published Nyasa Times - Jul 11 2014]
Developing with tarmarced roads [Published Malawi Daily Times - Jul 10 2014]
Malawi: Early Marriages Choking Girls' Educatio... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 10 2014]
Malawi: Community Breaks Marriage - Send the Co... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 08 2014]
'We Give Birth in the Nearest Bushes'... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 08 2014]
ATC ventures into commodity trading [Published Malawi Daily Times - Jul 03 2014]
Malawi MPs approve ‘Zimbudzi Transformation’ bi... [Published Nyasa Times - Jul 03 2014]
Malawi: AfDB provides US $35.5 million to Malaw... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 30 2014]
Malawi: Motorbikes Speed Up HIV Test Results In... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 19 2014]
Malawi: The Malawi Vulnerability Assessment Com... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 05 2014]
Malawi: Malawi: Humanitarian Update (28 Feb 2014) [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Mar 04 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: Motorbikes Speed Up HIV Test Results In... [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Apr 19 2014]
Source: Bill & Melinda Gates FoundationCountry: Malawi OWEN NYAKA Improvements to Malawi’s network for transporting laboratory samples will help people living with HIV get vital test results quicker. The Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation (EGPAF) ...
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 ...
Malawi: Malawi: Humanitarian Update (28 Feb 2014) [Published ReliefWeb - Latest Updates - Mar 04 2014]
Source: UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian AffairsCountry: Malawi The 2013/14 rain season has affected 10,856 households (54,280 people) as at 24 Feb 2014, mainly due to torrential rains and floods. DoDMA (Department of Disaster Management ...
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