Tag: Senior Chief Mkumpha

  • Chakwera urges Malawians to unite in the Fight against disease outbreaks

    Chakwera urges Malawians to unite in the Fight against disease outbreaks

    President Lazarus Chakwera has advised Malawians to unite and follow health guidelines in order to prevent outbreaks of diseases which have claimed lives of many Malawians. The Malawi reader said this on Tuesday during the National Community Health Day (NCHD) commemoration and re-launch of the Human Papilloma Vaccine (HPV), Tipewe Cholera and Covid-19 campaign in…

  • Senior Chief Mkumpha asks government to introduce new vessels at Likoma Island

    Senior Chief Mkumpha asks government to introduce new vessels at Likoma Island

    The senior chief Mkumpha of Likoma Island has asked government to consider buying an additional passenger ship on Lake Malawi as this will help to prevent life risk among those sailing across the lake using un-sea worthy water vessels. The Chief said this during the commemoration of the 2023 National Community Health Day presided over…

  • Man takes own life in Likoma

    Man takes own life in Likoma

    A 26-year-old man, identified as Masambuko Chirwa, has been found hanging from a tree in Chinyanya village, Likoma district. Police have confirmed the incident saying they suspect that Chirwa committed suicide. Postmortem result show that death was due to suffocation secondary to strangulation. Meanwhile, police spokesperson Sergeant Enala Kaluwa has advised members of the general…