Daily Archives: March 1, 2019

Maize production estimated to rise by over 26 percent

Blantyre: The Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation andWater Development estimates that this year’s maize production will be at 3,387,587 metric tons, representing a 25.6 percent increase in production as compared to the 2017/2018 final round estimate of 2,697,959 metric tons.

The …

CFTC realizes positive impact in defeating unfair trade practices

Nkhotakota: Reporting consumer rights violation complaints that lead to investigations is one way that accelerates the impact in minimizing the restrictive and unfair trade practices in the country, Competition and Fair Trading Commission (CFTC) has said.

CFTC Director of Merger …

Govt commits K3 billion for NAP implementation

Lilongwe- The Malawi government has committed K3.1 billion towards the implementation of the Nation Action Plan (NAP) for Persons with Albinism for a period of four years.

This comes amidst demands by persons with albinism that government should ensure real …

Epileptic man drowns in Chiradzulu

Chiradzulu: A 52-year-old epileptic man, Jailos Amosi, on Monday drowned in Namulenga River in Chiradzulu District.

Chiradzulu Police Public Relations Officer, Yohane Tasowana, told Malawi News Agency on Tuesday the deceased was staying alone and on the fateful day, he …

Government urges journalists to be professional

Blantyre: Government has urged journalists in the country to safeguard professionalism in executing their duties.

The call was made on Wednesday by Principal Secretary in the Ministry of Information and Communication Technology, Dr. Esmie Kainja during a familiarization tour she …