Education Minister Dr. William Susuwele Banda says government cannot in anyway bow down to pressure and re-open schools for examinations amid escalating corona virus threats.
The Petroleum Importers Limited (PIL) has donated essential medical items to Blantyre District Health Office in an effort to prevent the Corona Virus from entering the country.
Immigration department says strong measures are in place in all border posts to control issuance of visas and border pass documents in the wake of corona virus threats.
UTM has been forced to cut short the distribution of detergents and dissemination of information on Covid-19 across the country.
African Federation of the Deaf Blind, AFDB has expressed concern that little has been done to provide people with disabilities with guidance and support for when COVID-19 pandemic strikes.
One of foreign investors interested in industrial hemp production in the country says the COVID-19 outbreak has affected progress of their plans to invest in the country.
President Peter Mutharika has ordered closure of all public and private schools, colleges ‘including technical colleges’, and universities by Monday , 23rd March, 2020 as a measure against the possible arrival of the coronavirus in Malawi.
Doctors say the country has not reached an extent to restrict public gatherings as a precaution in the wake of corona virus global outbreak.