MSCE Examinations start

The 2012 Malawi School Certificate of Education (MSCE) examination started on Wednesday across the country with over 130, 000 candidates sitting for the...

High Court halts Mzuzu University Vice Chancellor appointment

The High Court in Mzuzu has stopped Mzuzu University from proceeding to appoint a new vice-chancellor after the person who claims to have...

Cases of girl school drop-outs on the increase

Cases of school dropout among adolescent girls in primary schools within the area of Senior Chief Kanyenda in Nkhotakota is said to be...

Malawi Polytechnic gets new campus

The Malawi Polytechnic , a constituent college of the University of Malawi officially received a new campus in Chichiri, Blantyre, at a handover...

Public Universities’ students not ready for fee hike

Students from the tow public universities in Malawi have bemoaned the idea to institute a committee to look into the student’s contribution towards...

Dzenza Secondary girls hostel gutted by fire

There was panic at Dzenza secondary school in Lilongwe on Wednesday when fire gutted girls’ hostel, destroying property for over 70 students some...

No more scholarship for MCA students – Govt

The Office of the Accountant General has terminated scholarships offered to some government account assistants who were upgrading to Paec diploma level at...

Chanco denies looting at Catholic University

Chancellor College has categorically denied looting foodstuffs worth about K300, 000 from the cafeteria at the Catholic University of Malawi (Cunima) and has...

Quota system dies a sudden death as JB takes another step...

In her first state of the nation address on Friday, President Joyce Banda said she was abolishing the quota system that was introduced...

Malawi: creative approaches to developing independent, critical thinkng, information literate learners

Mzuzu University consciously orientate their efforts to the needs of Malawi and the community. This has led to a number of research projects...

Chanco first year students opening delayed

Delays in procuring essential materials at Chancellor College have compelled college authorities to delay opening of classes for first year students earlier scheduled...

ISAMA against quick execution of new curriculum

The Independent Schools Association of Malawi has warned that secondary education will crumble if Ministry of Education rushes to implement a new curriculum...

School Pupils Use Internet to Bring Electricity to Malawi Village

School children and villagers over 5,000 miles away in a remote corner of Malawi will soon have access to a secure and reliable...

Schools open third term

Students in both primary and secondary schools are expected to begin classes today marking the beginning of third term of the 2011/12 academic...

Having Class Outside: Microfinance on the Ground in Malawi (Academics)

We were on the ground in Malawi six full days. Most of these days were "observational days" in which we prepped for, experienced,...

Polytechnic students to strike over MSB loans

Students at the Polytechnic, a constituent college of the University of Malawi in Blantyre, on Monday abandoned classes and threatened to go onto...

Nasfam chalks bursary from Karonga pupils

The National Smallholder Farmers Association of Malawi (Nasfam) this week conducted activities under its corporate social responsibility programme in Karonga. The association presented a...

Be role models, US official tells women

The United States embassy Charge D'Affaires has appealed to women in influential positions of power to become role models to girls in rural...