As part of enhancing mitigation measures against the spread of the Coronavirus in the country, students at Mangochi Community Technical College have come up with an improved version of a hand washing facility.
A 53-year-old man in Mangochi will spend the next decade Imprisonment with Hard Labor (IHL) after a magistrate’s court in the district on Thursday slapped him with a 10-year jail sentence for defiling a 10-year-old girl.
Over 170 hectares of crops along Lake Malawi in Mangochi have been affected following the continuous swelling of the Lake which has resulted in submerging of the crops.
Police in Mangochi have arrested three men and recovered a motor vehicle suspected to have been stolen.
Two people of the same family have died while three have been seriously injured after being struck by lightning in Mangochi on Thursday evening.
Two people of the same family have died while three others have been seriously injured after being struck by lightning in Mangochi, Thursday evening.
One person has died while six others have sustained seriously injuries after a motor vehicle they were travelling in overturned in Mangochi on Thursday.
As part of increasing initiatives to promote infection prevention in the country, World Vision Malawi (WVM) has donated 1, 300 plastic water buckets and 25, 000 cups to Mangochi district health and education offices.
The World Health Organization (WHO) says sleeping sickness, leprosy and rabies remains a big health problem in the country and need serious attention.
Minister of local government and rural development, Ben Malunga Phiri, has asked the new Chief Bwananyambi of Mangochi to help government in fighting child marriages which he says are a cause to worry in the district.