After losing about 500 hacters of forest cover in the last two years due security understaffing, Zodiak has found that Machinga district council has now recruited only one additional security guard to make a total of 31 officers.
Lack of youth representation in Victim Support Unit (VSU) committees has been identified as a challenge blocking youths from reporting cases of abuses.
After 20 years in the service, a non-governmental organization, Goal Malawi has halted all its operations in the country effective 31 March 2022 due to funding constraints caused by Covid 19.
The Department of Climate Change and Meteorological Services says in the next few weeks, southern region will experience a decline in rainfall due to a movement of the Inter-Tropical Convergence Zone (ITCZ) systems towards the central and northern region of the country.
The Muslim Association of Malawi (MAM) has conceded that its prayer services have been heavily affected by the recent natural disasters as most of its members are no longer participating.
A rice research scientist has predicted that the country will have reduced rice yields this year compared to last year following devastating effects of climate change which the country has experienced.
Consumers Association of Malawi (CAMA) has warned buyers in the country to be vigilant in monitoring changes in prices of commodities as numerous reports show that there are differences in prices at the counter from that indicated on the shelves.
Press Trust has on Wednesday handed Phiri Building Contractors the first phase of a K500 million project aimed to upgrade Ntaja Health Center in Machinga to be a Community Rural Hospital.
A 17-year-old boy has died after an explosive device exploded in his hands on Tuesday along Chikala Hill in Machinga close to a Malawi Defense Force motor firing camp where he went to burn charcoal with his friends.
The ministry of education says preparation for the opening of second term school calendar is at an advanced stage as they have been sourcing assistance from its stakeholders to deal with effects of Tropical storm Ana and Cyclone Gombe that have destroyed several school structures in the past weeks.