The revised Constituency Development Fund (CDF) guidelines continue facing resistance as on Thursday ward councilors in Thyolo boycotted a meeting organized by the National Local Government Finance Committee officials.
Thyolo District Council says it is banking hope on 10 percent of the increased Constituency Development Fund (CDF) to bail out needy students who are at the verge of dropping out due to school fees.
Parliamentarians have been challenged to align Constituency Development Funds (CDF) towards projects which would enable the country realize Malawi 2063 aspirations.
Sheriffs have impounded the Thyolo District Council's vehicle for failure to pay K32 million of damages to Thyolo Active Youth Organization (TAYO) that lost an office building to new stadium construction.
The High Court is yet to set a date for mediation in a case where a tailor, Henry Akim, is demanding a 29 million Kwacha of damages from Thyolo District Council.
Ward councilors and chiefs in Thyolo have asked the district council to trace four contractors who signed the Performance bond and got advanced payments on the development projects they abandoned.
A final decision has been made by councilors and chiefs in Thyolo district rejecting Dr. Medson Matchaya as their District Commissioner.
Workers at Thyolo District Council have written the Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development to proceed with its decision of sending former Nkhotakota District Commissioner Dr. Medson Matchaya to Thyolo.