Rumphi (Malawi)

Type: City
Name: Rumphi (Malawi)
Country: Malawi
Latitude: -11.01
Longitude: 33.869999
population: 20,731
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

Kyungu cautions on North Malawi secession: ‘We are better together’

Paramount Chief Kyungu of Malawi’s northern border district of Karonga is appealing to politicians to iron out their differences and concentrate on developing the country rather than wasting their time advocating for feudalism and secession.Kyungu said ... [Published Nyasa Times - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 11 2014 - 1 reports

Ten Arrested for Encroaching Government Land At Kamuzu Institute

Kawale Police on Monday arrested ten people for encroaching land belonging to the Malawi National Council for Sports in Lilongwe.According to Lilongwe Model Police Station Public Relations Officer Sub Inspector Kingsley Dandaula, the suspects were part ... [Published Individual.com - Sep 11 2014]
First reported Sep 09 2014 - Updated Sep 09 2014 - 1 reports

Malawi: About 640 000 People on Food Shortage Scare

By Joseph Joshua MwaleLilongwe — Statistics from the 2014 Malawi Vulnerable Assessment Committee-MVAC on national food security have project that about 640, 009 people in the country will not be able to meet their food requirements during the 2014/15 ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Sep 09 2014]
First reported Sep 08 2014 - Updated Sep 08 2014 - 1 reports

Govt ‘bribe’ chiefs to reject North Malawi secession calls

The governing Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) has gone flat out in the North Malawi to lure influential voices in rejecting calls for north secession or referendum.In his latest engagement and palm oil, presidential advisor on National unity and parliamentary ... [Published Nyasa Times - Sep 08 2014]
First reported Sep 05 2014 - Updated Sep 05 2014 - 1 reports

MDF Soldier Arrested for Aiding Illegal Immigrants

A Malawi Defence Force soldier suspected to have aided illegal entry of 12 Ethiopian Nationals into Malawi surrendered himself to Rumphi Police on Thursday.Rumphi Police Spokesperson, Victor Khamisi, confirmed the news of surrender and identified the ... [Published Individual.com - Sep 05 2014]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 1 reports

Malawi: Volunteer Cooks Absenteeism Affecting School Feeding Program in Dowa

By Frank KamchachaThe Foundation for Irrigation and Sustainable Development (FISD) has said despite increasing enrolment, attendance and retention in primary schools' feeding programs, absenteeism of cooking volunteers is affecting the program implem ... [Published AllAfrica.com - Aug 30 2014]
First reported Aug 22 2014 - Updated Aug 22 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 - Aug 22 2014]
First reported Aug 18 2014 - Updated Aug 18 2014 - 1 reports

Tent Travels: Box wine and a Chitimba farewell

Malawi seems to grow more and more beautiful as you head north.The Lake of Stars.IT was good to be back in Malawi, retracing our steps to its capital Lilongwe, after our short but magical visit to South Luangwa in Zambia.After doing a bit of shopping ... [Published South Coast Herald - Aug 18 2014]
First reported Aug 07 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 1 reports

Malawi Adventist Health Services gets $2.5m USAID grant

Copyright : APAUnited States International Development (USAID) has granted $2.5 million to Malawi Adventist Health Services (AHS) to train health care workers and expand provision of family planning services for the period of three years from June 2014 ... [Published StarAfrica.com - Aug 07 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 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

"After receiving the complaint from officials of Malawi National Council for Sports, officers from Kawale Police substation rushed to Kamuzu Institute for Sports which is also known as Area 17 and arrested the ten suspects who were acting as leaders of the encroachers" said Dandaula
Said Gondwe; "Government has made a provision of MK5 billion to support the humanitarian response interventions; however, we are appealing to our development partners to consider providing financial resources towards the same."
"When officers at the checkpoint took a further look at the vehicle, it was discovered that 12 Ethiopians were packed in the boot. The officers immediately arrested the illegal aliens and impounded the vehicle" Khamisi said
"In Dowa, the program is being implemented in five schools, Chibweza, Nalikonda, Aimalandiwo (Namwiri), Lingadzimlimi and Kongwe 2" said Manja

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Kyungu cautions on North Malawi secession: ‘We ... [Published Nyasa Times - Sep 11 2014]
Ten Arrested for Encroaching Government Land At... [Published Individual.com - Sep 11 2014]
Malawi: About 640 000 People on Food Shortage S... [Published AllAfrica.com - Sep 09 2014]
Govt ‘bribe’ chiefs to reject North Malawi sece... [Published Nyasa Times - Sep 08 2014]
MDF Soldier Arrested for Aiding Illegal Immigrants [Published Individual.com - Sep 05 2014]
Malawi: Volunteer Cooks Absenteeism Affecting S... [Published AllAfrica.com - Aug 30 2014]
U.S. Embassy Supports Community-based Solutions [Published US Embassy Malawi: Lilongwe - Aug 22 2014]
Tent Travels: Box wine and a Chitimba farewell [Published South Coast Herald - Aug 18 2014]
Malawi Adventist Health Services gets $2.5m USA... [Published StarAfrica.com - Aug 07 2014]
'We Give Birth in the Nearest Bushes'... [Published AllAfrica.com - Jul 08 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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