Written by Memory Kutengule
Blantyre, January 20: The Civil Society Agriculture Network (CISANET) has commended Government for acknowledging with speed the grave situation caused by floods in many parts of the country.
CISANET National Director Tamani Nkhono-Mvula noted on Monday that the move has not only raised awareness about the crisis but also triggered swift responses from donors and the international community.
Written by JAMES ODZIWA MARAVIPOST
Lilongwe (Malawi), Jan 18: More food supplies and tents are urgently needed to cater to 80,000 men, women and children displaced by floods in Malawi, following the influx of hundreds of Mozambicans also affected by floods, Xinhua reported. District Commissioner for Chikhwawa district, Harry Phiri, told a local radio Saturday that the situation in the camps was pathetic and that the floods victims were starving.
Written by NEWS24 South Africa
Johannesburg - South African aid group Gift of the Givers has distributed numerous relief parcels to families in Malawi that were displaced by floods.
The parcels contained staple food, blankets, eating utensils, water purification tablets and plastic sheets, the organisation's founder Imtiaz Sooliman said on Saturday.
Written by GREGORY GONDWE BNLTIMES
The National Aids Commission (NAC) board did not sanction the disbursement of the K5 million funding to Beautify Malawi Trust (Beam) that belongs to First Lady Gertrude Mutharika and the K9 million it gave to cultural grouping Mulhakho wa Alhomwe, Malawi News can reveal.