With three grandchildren, 63-year-old Mary Sululu from Misomali village in Mulanje district has since 2015 been a beneficiary of the Social Cash Transfer Program (SCTP). She receives K7500 per month and oftentimes, the money is paid in every two months and this means she gets K15, 000 by the end of every two months.
There has been a shakeup at the Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development where at least nine District Commissioners have been demoted and six others transferred to new stations.
Water wastage at Mulanje District Hospital which led to sudden increase of consumption rate from forty cubic millimeters to one hundred cubic millimeters per day has now been addressed, thanks to Eastern Produce Malawi (EPM) Limited, a tea growing company that has overhauled the whole water system at the facility.
Authorities in Blantyre Agricultural Development Division have announced a remarkable progress of banana restoration in the division despite continued resistance by some farmers to uproot disease affected plants and grow clean materials.
Ladder for Youth and Women Empowerment (LAYWE) has rolled out the Inclusive Youth Skills Development as a pilot project in Mulanje district.
Renowned veteran Malawi Congress Party (MCP) lady, Linly Mzawa has challenged the partys leadership to recognize people that stick to the party the past 26 years the party was out of government.
Education authorities in Mulanje district have disclosed that shortage of desks is one of the challenges that have hit most primary schools in the district.
Leader of opposition in the national child parliament Christopher Makiyi has called for speedy amendment of the penal code to redefine a child in line with the country’s constitution.
Revelations that there are no nutrition frontline staff and no budget allocation for nutrition activities to district councils suggest lack of seriousness and interest by Government in fighting against malnutrition currently at 37 percent.
Chileka Lions Club has donated 10 trash bins to Mulanje district council to support the council in managing solid wastes that are generating in their markets and other public places.