Teacher Found Hanging Dead After Testing COVID-19 Positive
A teacher at Central High School in Blantyre was yesterday found hanging dead in a toilet at Maone housing in Limbe.
Expert Calls for COVID-19 Counselling to Form 4 Students
Health rights activist, Maziko Matemba, has called on the ministry of health to provide counseling to Form Four students as a way of motivating them as more students are testing positive for COVID-19.
CHAM Employees yet to be on HRMIS
Christian Health Association of Malawi (CHAM) employees should wait a little longer for the migration of the payroll into government’s Human Resources Management Information System (HRMIS) as the secretariat says it is still compiling a report following a head count.
3 Found with Case to Answer in Fertilizer Case
The Magistrate’s Court in Chikwawa has ruled that three people that were found with 913 bags of fertilizer early December last year have a case to answer.
New COVID19 Preventive Measures Gazetted
Government has finally gazetted the new Covid-19 disease preventive measures that will now guide the country in the fight against pandemic.
HRDC For Rights-Compliant Gvt Mechanisms in Enforcing COVID-19 Protocols
The Human Rights Defenders Coalition is demanding that government should put strong mechanisms to ensure that funding and enforcement of Covid-19 preventive measures are not abused.
Alumni in Fundraiser for School Fence
Three alumni of Mulanje Vocational School for the Blind have sounded an SOS to the private sector and individuals of good will to construct a brick fence at the school.
COVID-19 Vaccine for Journalists Welcome
MISA Zambia has welcomed pronouncements by the government to prioritize the media, health personnel among others in the administration of the COVID-19 vaccine as they are front line workers.
Teachers Demand COVID-19 Risk Allowance; PPE
Some concerned teachers have petitioned government through the ministry of education to start giving them risk allowances and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) now that COVID-19 has hit schools.
GLOHOMO Takes COVID-19 Response to Mwanza
Global Hope Mobilization (GLOHOMO) has donated COVID-19 preventive items and trained officers at Mwanza District Health Office and Mwanza border.
Operation Smile Donates Bicycles to Volunteers
Officials from Operation Smile Malawi have donated bicycles to community volunteers in the area of Traditional Authority Dzoole in Dowa district.
Mulanje Eyes 2.5 Million Trees this Season
Mulanje District Council on Thursday officially launched this year’s forestry season with plans to plant 2.5 million trees.
Nyasa Manufacturing Company Mask Up BT DHO
Nyasa Manufacturing Company (NMC) has presented 50, 000 surgical masks to Blantyre District Health Office in its drive to curb further spread of COVID-19.
HRCC Demands Consultations on COVID-19 Management
Human Rights Consultative Committee (HRCC) has asked government to consult a wide sector of the society in coming up with new COVID-19 guidelines saying consulting a few ministries and departments will not yield the much-desired results.
Fashion for Change Dresses Chilaweni Hill
Fashion for Change Global has dressed Chilaweni hill in Blantyre in an effort to ease effects of climate change hitting the city.
Man In for Possessing Medical Drugs
Police in Limbe have arrested a 37-year-old man on suspicion that he was possessing medical drugs and equipment illegally.