Govt. spending 15 billion kwacha annually in servicing Level Agreement with Christian Health Association of Malawi – CHAM Health facilities across the country.

Government is spending at least 15 billion kwacha annually in servicing the Service Level Agreement with Christian Health Association of Malawi – CHAM Health facilities across the country. Minister of Health and Population, AtupeleMuluzi,  made the revelations on Thursday in parliament. Under the Service Level Agreement, government deploys and pays health workers that offer services …

Chitipa assessing the extent of damage caused by the outbreak of fall army worms

Chitipa District Agricultural Development Office says it is working on assessing the total number of the households whose fields have been affected by the out-break of fall  army worms in the district two weeks ago. Speaking with Voice of Livingstonia on Thursday, the  District's Agricultural Development Officer-DADO, Malumbo Nyirongo  said his office is working around …

Some traditional leaders under Paramount Chief Chikulamayembe in Rumphi demand an apology from leadership of CCAP Synod of Livingstonia

A tug of war continues between some traditional leaders in Rumphi and the  CCAP Synod of Livingstonia leadership, as the former has demanded an apology from the Synod’s Moderator Reverend Douglas Chipofya and General Secretary Reverend Dr. Levy Njombole Nyondo over what happened during the burial ceremony of late Paramount Chief Chikulamayembe at Bolero in …

Harry Mkandawire reacts to the passing of Tobacco Bill by Parliament

A renowned tobacco farmer, Harry Mkandawire, says the passing of the Tobacco Bill will help to make sure that there is clear division of labor among all stakeholders in the tobacco sector. Speaking in an interview with VoL on Wednesday, Mkandawire who is also Member of Parliament-MP for Mzimba West Constituency- said the bill will …

ACB Arrests Karim, Bottomani in Malawi Police Service food ratio scam

The Anti-Corruption Bureau – ACB has arrested Zameer Karim of Pioneer Investment and former Malawi Police Service-MPS Director of Finance Innocent Bottomani in relation to the contract supply ration packs to the Malawi Police Service in 2015. The two have been arrested alongside Grant Kachingwe. According to ACB’s Senior Public Relations Officer, Egritta Ndala, Kareem …

Fire guts down house for Information Minister

 Fire has today morning, gutted down part of the residence of Minister of Information and Communication Technology, Henry Mussa, in Lilongwe. When VoL visited the scene in the morning, fire fighters from Lilongwe City Council had already quenched the fire. According to eye witnesses, the inferno had started from the garage.