Balaka is one district in southern Malawi prone to food insecurity due to frequent dry spells, floods and erratic rainfall.
Manufacturers of leather materials have called upon government to consider buying their products so as to help their economic growth.
Absence of fire engines in the Eastern Region districts of Ntcheu, Balaka, Machinga and Mangochi has led to loss of property in several fire incidents.
Two children aged three and one have died inside a house that caught fire Monday night in Liwonde- Balaka.
Zodiak Online has established that some children in Malawi are prone to contracting Corona Virus through collecting and reusing disposable face masks.
There are disturbing reports of a sharp rise in number of bodies of Malawians being brought in from South Africa.
Balaka District Agriculture Office has urged farmers to consider family planning as one way of mitigating climate change challenges affecting their food security year in year out.
With few days to Fresh Presidential Election, DPP/UDF alliance running mate, Atupele Muluzi on Sunday gave people of Balaka some hope through developmental promises among them the upgrading of Balaka- Mangochi via Chilipa earth road.
Balaka based Alleluyah Band says it has come up with a sound track and a music video of hope to bring a difference on Covid 19.