Minister of agriculture, Sam Kawale, has disclosed that his ministry will use part of remaining K12.4 billion of the K109 billion of the Affordable Inputs Programme (AIP) budget to implement a livestock Programme under the same initiative.
The Department of Agriculture Extension Services (DAES) in the ministry of agriculture says inadequate financing into extension services coupled with shortage of extension workers is affecting their service delivery to the country's agriculture sector.
Malawi police commissioner responsible for human resources, management, and development, Stan Kaliza has been sent on forced retirement, Zodiak Online has established.
The Technical Entrepreneurial Vocational Education and Training Authority (TEVETA) has disclosed that it has successfully dealt with cases of fraud as not registered any fraudulent activity on its apprentices from January to September this year.
A Local Non-governmental organization, Joy Abilities Empowerment (JAE) has called for intensfied engagement with health workers in public hospitals to end discrimination towards people with disabilities when accessing HIV/AIDS services.
Authorities at Bwaila Fistula Care Center in Lilongwe have expressed worry with rising numbers of fistula patients in the country as it has treated about 250 patients from January to August this year.
The Department of Immigration and Citizenship Services says it has approved 117 dual citizenship applications from Malawians living in diaspora out of 180 applications it has received.
The Malawi Blood Transfusion Service (MBTS) Eastern Region Office has disclosed plans to introduce its first regional Blood Bank Fridge at Mangochi District Hospital by December this year.
An International organization, Christian Aid Malawi has bemoaned that there continues to be poor investment in pigeon pea farming by government and the private sector, a challenge affecting farmers to leap maximum returns.
The Anti-Corruption Bureau (ACB) has revealed plans to implement a new strategy in this year's Agriculture Input Programme (AIP) to help counter possible cases of corruption.