Information reaching FaceofMalawi indicates that Mtakataka Community Day Secondary School in the Central district of Dedza has been indefinitely closed following the disagreement that erupted between the Head teacher and the students.

According to information at hand, the students are demanding for the immediate transfer of the Head teacher, accusing him of facilitating the transfer of four teachers from the school.

On Monday this week, the students staged a protest and in the process detained the Head teacher in his own house, leading to temporary suspension of classes.

Officials from the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology visited the school to resolve the disagreement between the Headtechaer and the students but the effort proved futile.

Confirming the development, Central West Education Division Manager Joseph Nkhata described the behavior of the students as barbaric and uncalled for.

Meanwhile it is not known as to when the school will be reopened.

Subscribe to our Youtube Channel:

Robert Ngwira
Robert Ngwira
Attended Our Future Private Secondary School in Rumphi from 2006-2009 Holder of Diploma in Journalism from Malawi Institute of Journalism (MIJ) Hobbies, reading newspapers, going out with friends, listening to radio and watching football. Email:


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Share post:

Featured Video

click to play


More like this

Chilima cheering flood victims in Charadzulu

State Vice President Dr. Saulos Chilima is this morning...

Munthali filed notice of appeal for his conviction and 6 years sentence

Former director of Information, Gedion Munthali has filed a...

Pope Francis Hospitalized

Pope Francis has a respiratory infection and will need...

MOAM encourages Minibus owners to obtain PSV before 31 March

Minibus owners in the country have been advised to...