Malawi Red Cross builds VIP latrines -
Malawi24Malawi Red Cross builds VIP latrinesMalawi24As one way of improving sanitation in primary schools, Malawi Red Cross Society (MRCS) has built Ventilated Improved (VIP) latrines at Chigumula Full Primary School in Mangochi. Icelandic Red Cross funded the project of constructing the latrines ...
Posted on 17 March 2017 | 12:51 am
How is 'Esther' missing Grace Chinga? -
Malawi24How is 'Esther' missing Grace Chinga?Malawi24She died in March, 2016. It is now a year. For those who can recall, Grace Chinga's death was the first of its kind in Malawi. One of the most famous gospel artists, about to release a highly anticipated album, a loving mother of three children, a ...
Posted on 17 March 2017 | 12:51 am
Malawi NGOs to be hit by Trump's abortion
Malawi24Malawi NGOs to be hit by Trump's abortion orderMalawi24Nongovernmental organisations (NGOs) in Malawi that provide and promote abortion after receiving funds from the United States will have to anticipate for aid cut as the Donald Trump administration signed a decree to do so. Weeks ago, the US leader ...
Posted on 17 March 2017 | 12:43 am
Group Seeks New Approach to End Attacks on
Voice of AmericaGroup Seeks New Approach to End Attacks on Albinos in MalawiVoice of AmericaPeople with albinism pose with campaigners for their rights in the capital of Lilongwe, Malawi, in early 2016 before the start of street protests against recent attacks. Albinos are targeted because of the false belief that their body parts have powers ...Albino bones found in Lilongwe belong to Mchinji manMalawi24all 2 news articles »
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 9:12 pm
Malawian Airlines Makes Historic Flight With
Voice of AmericaMalawian Airlines Makes Historic Flight With All-Female CrewVoice of AmericaExcitement among crew members was the order of the day during all-female flight preparations at Chileka International Airport in Blantyre, Malawi, March 16, ...History as Malawi's first ever flight operated by ALL-FEMALE crew lands in Dar es Salaam (photos)TUKO.CO.KEMalawi celebrates all-women operated flight: Aviation history for ...Nyasa Timesall 2 news articles »
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 11:15 am
Afcon 2017: Malawi call up six uncapped
Malawi coach Ernest Mtawali has picked six uncapped players in his squad to face Swaziland in their 6 September Africa Cup of Nations qualifier. Among the new faces are two strikers, Chawanangwa Kaonga and Manase Chiyesa. Mtawali has dropped eight senior ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 12:47 am
Malawi Public Hospitals Reduce Meals for
In Malawi, public hospitals have started giving patients one meal a day instead of the recommended three. This is largely because of financial difficulties facing the health sector. But health rights campaigners say the move is hazardous to the lives of ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 12:20 am
A Rite of Passage That Pushes Young Girls
“My sister was only 11 years old when she got pregnant,” says Memory Banda from Malawi, in a Ted Talk entitled, A Warrior’s Cry AgainstChild Marriage. “As it is in my culture, once you hit puberty stages, you are supposed to go to initiation camp
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 11:57 pm
Water Inequality Photos Put Privilege Into
Of those living in rural areas of Malawi, 17 percent lack access to water, according to Charity:water. And reaching the water source can be an exhausting process. Felix Siliya, a father of four and head teacher at a primary school, fetches water for his ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 11:42 pm
Chilly dip for Gairloch visitors!
Gairloch High School is hosting six visitors from their partner school in Malawi. The group, led by Mr Winnex Chimtali, the headteacher of Mlozi School arrive in Gairloch on Thursday 20th August and their last day in the village will be Tuesday 1st September.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 11:29 pm