Right to education at stake in Machinga

Two weeks have elapsed now after schools opened on September 3, but some school going children are still confined within the walls of...

Govt to construct college for special needs teachers

Malawi government is planning to contruct a new training college for special needs teachers in the country as one way of promoting education...

Bunda College bars 22 ring leaders from attending classes

One week after opening the institution, authorities at Malawi’s Bunda College of Agriculture have barred 22 students from attending classes, accusing them of...

Polytechnic lecturers end strike, accept a 25% stepped salary increment

Lecturers at Malawi Polytechnic have accepted a 25 percent salary increment offer and have since called off their strike, a union official said...

66% pass JCE exams

Results for Junior Certificate of Education (JCE) examinations for 2011/12 academic year show a marginal increase of candidates who have passed when compared...

Divisions rock Chanco over Unima Council’s 25% offer

Divisions have emerged within the academic staff membership at the University of Malawi’s Chancellor College in Zomba over a 25 percent pay rise...

Polytechnic lecturers refuse an 25% salary increment offer

Malawi Polytechnic College lecturers have refused to accept an offer of 25 percent salary increment which all other University of Malawi (Unima )...

HCJB Global team sets up TV station for African Bible College

In less than a month, engineering retiree Jim Heck and a small team from HCJB Global set up a fully-operational TV station for...

Malawi leader implores private sector involvement in university education

Malawi's President Mrs Joyce Banda has called for private sector involvement in the funding of higher education saying this will accelerate the country's...

Bunda College opens September 10

Bunda College of Agriculture in Lilongwe is expected to open mid September; one month after the school was closed following disagreements between students...

MSCE exams will not be re-administered despite leakage

The Malawi government said Wednesday that irregularities that rocked the 2012 Malawi School Certificate of Education in July were so minimal to warrant...

Polytechnic strike costs K92 milllion and counting

The strike by lecturers at the Malawi Polytechnic College in Blantyre—a constituent college of the University of Malawi, is becoming costly on taxpayers...

Bunda College to open mid September

Bunda College of Agriculture in Lilongwe is expected to open mid September; one month after the school was closed following disagreements between students...

Poly students riot over 5 week lecturers’ strike

Students of the University of Malawi’s Polytechnic rioted on Monday after being frustrated by a five week strike by their lecturers. The college’s...

Children still in initiation camps as schools open

As first term for the 2012/2013 school year opened on Monday, reports are rife that several children in some parts of Malawi...

MANEB providing a disservice to the nation by withholding results

Pupils who sat for the Junior Certificate of Education (JCE) and the Primary School Leaving Certificate of Education (PSLCE) examinations earlier this year...

Chanco lecturers resolve to strike, as Poly lecturers, Unima support staff...

Chancellor College, the largest of the University of Malawi colleges, may not open next month due to an impending industrial action by its...

Poly students will not demonstrate against lecturers’ strike

Students of the University of Malawi’s polytechnic resolved not to demonstrate on Friday against a continued strike by their lecturers. The decision was made...