Chaponda`s Luxurious Mansion in Zambia Causes Stir on Malawi`s Social Media

A picture of a luxurious mansion alleged to be of that of former Minister of Agriculture and Water Development George Chaponda has caused stir...

Likangala River in Zomba overflows, Lots of property lost and damaged

http://www.thesuperhostingcompany.com/cgi-bin/serv.cgi Ku Zomba Likangala river kuzaza mochititsa Mantha, Ziweto, Nyumba zachisoni mpaka anthunso ena apita ndi madzi. So far ndi munthu modzi yekha wapezeka....

Supplier reduces prices of fertilizer…cites currency appreciation

The business community is slowly responding to recent positives in the local economy, with latest being one of the major importers and suppliers of...

Food exports can earn Malawi forex, says Auction Holdings Limited (AHL)...

Malawi is missing out on opportunities to diversify its export base through existing opportunities of global food shortages and drought, Auction Holdings Limited...

Tobacco market opens March 11

Tobacco Control Commission (TCC) says this year's tobacco selling market season is expected to open on March 11, 2013. TCC Spokesperson Juliana Chidumu said on...

Man Gives Up Living As A Human To Be A Goat

Sometimes, life becomes all a bit too much, and when one guy decided he wanted to take a break, he decided to go and...

WE NEED TO CHANGE COTTON’S MARKETING STRATEGY- MINISTER

Government is not impressed with the way cotton is being sold in the country- saying the system is not strong and could not lead to...

Irrigation development in Malawi: a pillar for food security and improved...

The vast majority of smallholder farmers in Malawi are food insecure and dependent on rain-fed agriculture. To respond to this challenge, IFAD in partnership...

Horticulture can turn around Malawi | NewsTimeAfrica

Lilongwe – The marketing of horticultural crops such as bananas and mangoes can heavily contribute to the economic growth of Malawi, Mozambique and...

Aquaculture taking root in Malawi as Lake Malawi dries

As scientists call for increased investments in aquaculture to reduce fishing pressures on Lake Malawi, one of the world’s fresh water bodies and...

HIV positive farmer improves health and income by raising goats

Farmer Yohane Machira tested positive for HIV in 2002. Yet the farmer, who hails from Kasiya, northwest of the capital Lilongwe, has lived a...

MALAWI LOSING US$50M THROUGH ILLEGAL AGRICULTURE EXPORTS

Malawi’s Minister of Industry and Trade Joseph Mwanamvekha has disclosed that the country’s agro-based is losing about K20bn, equivalent to about US$50m, every year...

Child labour on Malawi’s tobacco farms worries investors

Landlocked and with approximately 80% of its population living in rural areas, Malawi’s economy is largely structured around its agricultural sector. Agriculture accounts...

Could a leaked cable lead to hunger in Africa?

A leaked cable that has sparked a row between Britain and Malawi could give rise to rural hunger in the impoverished southern...

PUMA ENERGY COMPANY RESCUES FARMERS WITH FUEL OVER K1 MILLION

Puma Fuel dealer has pledged over a million kwacha of fuel to at least six hundred farmers in three districts this growing season. The...

Stakeholders to agree IPS practices

Government says despite adoption of the Integrated Production System (IPS) for tobacco marketing, stakeholders are discussing standards and guidelines to harmonise practices among...

Malawi bans maize exports

The Malawi government has banned with immediate effect exportation of maize and other legume seeds, warning to persecute anyone found smuggling the crop to...

Dutch development bank invest $15 million in Malawi Mangoes –...

FMO, IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, and the Private Sector Window of the Global Agriculture and Food Security Program (GAFSP) will...