Government has challenged local councils to come up with few but life transforming projects other than constructing many but meaningless projects.
There has been a tussle between the district council in Mulanje and Friends of Mulanje Orphans (FOMO) over a vehicle given to FOMO by Unicef but is registered in the name of the government of Malawi.
Mulanje District Council has warned of rejecting any project with less than 70% of its budget going towards actual project implementation.
Care International Malawi has become the latest organization to respond to calls by Mulanje District Council for support towards prevention of the spread COVID-19.
Mulanje District Council on Thursday officially launched this year’s forestry season with plans to plant 2.5 million trees.
Mulanje district council has not been spared with accusations of negligence when it comes to maintenance of its vehicles.
The Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO) through AFIKEPO and KULIMA programs has donated 27 motorcycles to Mulanje district council.
There was drama at a full council meeting in Mulanje on Tuesday when Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) councilors and parliamentarians sent two Malawi Congress Party (MCP) officials out of the meeting, saying council meetings are not for political party representatives.
Mulanje District Council says it is making strides in reducing stunting in the district, as statistics indicate that stunting has been reduced from 46.7 % to 36% among under-five children in the past six years.