When Lake Chilwa dried up in 2017 to an extent that fishermen could no longer ply their trade, families on the other hand started feeling the pinch.
Despite Balaka district registering a seven percent decrease in gender-based violence over the past eight months, Women Legal Resource Center (WOLREC) and OXFAM say there is still a need to involve the police in addressing the same.
The World Health Organization (WHO) has stepped in to ensure that a kitchen and information technology services are operational at Balaka district hospital, following a fire that gutted down the facility in July last year.
African Parks Majete Wildlife Reserve has handed over a K22 million worth school block with two classrooms at Futsa Community Day Secondary School in Mwanza.
As one way of promoting cultural co-existence, MEPIC private primary school in Balaka on Friday organised a cultural day aimed at instilling the spirit from childhood.
Ministry of local government has urged district councils to develop websites to ease public access to information they currently strive for.
Police say Machinga district has recorded an increase in murder and defilement cases over the past 6 months compared to same period last year.
As one way of assisting children from low income earning households acquire tertiary education, Royalty College in Liwonde township is offering 35 percent scholarships to such students.
Women who work for Machinga District Council under the banner Victorious Women of Prayer on Thursday afternoon cheered some ailing and elderly people in the district.
Balaka district health office says it appreciates the interventions of some stakeholders that have assisted improve contraceptive prevalence rate despite several women shunning hospital visits due to Covid 19.