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Malawi , Tuesday 20 February 2018

News Malawi » Social: DPP turns Malawi into a Republic of Foundation Stones

News channel or source: https://www.nyasatimes.com/dpp-turns-malawi-republic-foundation-stones/
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) is governing Malawi under panic to impress the electorate as ... a down to earth politician whose appetite for simplicity and breaking social barriers is beyond comprehension. Not some elitist, socially detached ...

News Malawi » Social: CFSC demands total control on maize's market in Malawi

News channel or source: http://menafn.com/1096478528/CFSC-demands-total-control-on-maizes-market-Malawi?src=RSS
Publication date: Sunday 18 February 2018

(MENAFN - The Maravi Post) LILONGWE-(Maravipost)-The country's social monitoring body Centre for Social Concern (CFSC) on Friday asked the Malawi government to take full charge of Maize market in a bid to sure the nation's food security. This will among ...

News Malawi » Social: Malawi suspends SIM registration over spying fears, queues

News channel or source: https://www.telecompaper.com/news/malawi-suspends-sim-registration-over-spying-fears-queues--1232070
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

The government of Malawi has suspended mandatory SIM card registration over ... and people have been venting their frustration via social media. Opposition legislators had also raised concerns, prompting Dausi to announce that the process has been suspended.

News Malawi » Social: IMF Staff Reaches Staff-level Agreement on an Extended Credit Facility Arrangement and Completes 2018 Article IV Discussions with Malawi

News channel or source: https://www.cnbcafrica.com/apo/2018/02/15/imf-staff-reaches-stafflevel-agreement-on-an-extended-credit-facility-arrangement-and-completes-2018-article-iv-discussions-with-malawi/
Publication date: Wednesday 14 February 2018

“Malawi is recovering from two years of drought. Economic growth in the range of 3-5 percent is expected in 2018, followed by a rise to 6-7 percent over the medium term. Growth will be supported by enhanced infrastructure investment and social services ...

News Malawi » Social: The least and most dangerous countries to be a newborn

News channel or source: http://www.msn.com/en-us/news/msn/unicef-study-shows-safest-countries-to-be-a-newborn/ar-BBJnMEM
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

For instance, according to the report, in Malawi, slightly more than half of women who gave birth in 2000 did so with the support of a doctor, nurse or midwife. By 2016, that percentage rose to about 90%. In correlation with that increase, Malawi's newborn ...

News Malawi » Social: African Brain Drain: Is There an Alternative?

News channel or source: http://www.ipsnews.net/2018/02/african-brain-drain-alternative/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

The migration of highly-skilled workers entails a high social cost, as is evidenced by the departure of doctors and nurses from Malawi and Zimbabwe, which may mean welfare losses beyond those that are purely economic.” This situation is not new.

News Malawi » Social: Malawi: Social Media, Economic Stress At Root of 'Vampire' Attacks, Says Malawi Psychologist

News channel or source: http://allafrica.com/stories/201710310883.html
Publication date: uesday 31 October 2017

Economic woes and unhappiness with Malawi's healthcare have contributed to the panic in the southern part of the country, says a leading clinical psychologist, after 10 people have been killed and others attacked over accusations of blood sucking.

News Malawi » Social: HERRERA, ELIZABETH "LIBBY" (GOULD)

News channel or source: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/bostonglobe/obituary.aspx?pid=188239160
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

She brought music and a sense of social justice into her children's lives ... traversed the grasslands of Northern Malawi and the mountains of Nepal, and kayaked in Vietnam, the Gulf of Maine, and the fjords of Chile. Libby loved antiques and ...

News Malawi » Social: Dublin’s “Sanctuary Cathedral” provides new home for asylum seekers’ food campaign

News channel or source: http://www.anglicannews.org/news/2018/02/dublins-sanctuary-cathedral-provides-new-home-for-asylum-seekers-food-campaign.aspx
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Kisyombe arrived in Ireland from Malawi eight years ago and was placed on Direct Provision ... said that the cathedral’s spirituality was balanced by its social concern. “Our Christian witness seeks to embrace the issues of our times and engage ...