Malawi Newswire (Page 12)

Malawi Newswire (Page 12)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Malawi. (Page 12)

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  1. Ugandan youth build prototype aircraftRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | New Vision

    As aviation enthusiasts around the globe recently toasted to the first commercial flight of the world's newest passenger airliner - the Airbus A350XWB , somewhere in Nkumba parish along the Kampala-Entebbe Road, a group of young men was trying to put the final touches to the prototype of a small aircraft. Today , the creation will be unveiled at an official launch at Nkumba University.

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  2. Government to re-table draft law on counterfeitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Daily Monitor

    Kampala- The Anti-Counterfeit Bill will be re-tabled after the government failed to reach a consensus on which institution will take charge of enforcement, the trade minister, Ms Amelia Kyambadde has disclosed. The regulation, also known as Anti-Counterfeiting Bill, has been in Parliament for years as the business community continues face the consequences of the vice.

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  3. Malawi: President Launches Gender Equality CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    ... bill of rights in Chapter 4: section 24 enshrined by international instruments provides for equality, additionally Malawi has enacted several legislation s which promote equality and empowerment of women. The Malawi leader maintained that the ...

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  4. Clubs boycott Azam Premier leagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | New Vision

    Vipers official Tadias Kitandwe signs a copy of the resolution to boycott the national league following a meeting held at Hotel Africana in Kampala By Shafik Ssenoga and Bruno Mugooda Friday:4pm Azam Premier League Entebbe v Express Lweza v BUL S. Paints v Vipers Simba v Police SC VU v Kira Young Uganda's top flight clubs will not honour Friday's games, in effect extending their boycott of the Azam Premier league. Vipers secretary Haruna Kyobe said the clubs resolved to maintain their stand following a meeting held at Hotel Africana on Wednesday.

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  5. No jobs but a real need for good medicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Mail & Guardian

    ... Setting a precedent "This case is very important in setting a precedent on the medical brain drain, whether it's in Malawi, South Africa, Ghana, Zambia, Zimbabwe, India, the Philippines or the Caribbean," said Kateera, ahead of an injunction ruling ...

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  6. Chess: Ssegwanyi is top actorRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | New Vision

    By Samuel Sanya Arthur Ssegwanyi, the Uganda Sports Press Association chess player of the year 2014, is the top actor after the Zone 4.2 Africa Championships. He will lead Uganda's charge at the continental competition to be held in Kampala, April 17-26.

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  7. Fix erratic power supply problem - Prof KwartengRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Ghanamma.com

    Professor Kwame Osei Kwarteng, Chairman of the Board of Governors of the Mfantsiman Girls Senior High School , has urged government to put in place pragmatic policies to help find a lasting solution to the erratic power supply problem currently facing the nation. Prof.

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  8. Gakenke: Youth eye vocational workshop as key to developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Itezimbre

    As youth in Gakenke district await the completion of vocational training in Gakenke district to get different skills and create jobs for social development. This comes when vocational workshop construction phase I is going on in Gakenke district to empower youth and other residents through skill training.

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  9. Phyzix makes big comeback in Malawi urban musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Newstime Africa

    ... from many quarters including The Nation Newspaper for his nomination in the Hip-Hop category at the 2nd Annual Music Malawi Awards which will take place on Friday, 27th February 2015 at the Bingu International Conference Centre (BICC) in Lilongwe. ...

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  10. Q and A: Infomoby is an easy to use online directory in UgandaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | New Vision

    On Febraury 11, 2015, Africa 118, an East African tech firm introduced a business directory in Uganda, dubbed 'InfoMoby'. The directory sorts business information categorically and by location, making it easier for users to find information, hours of operation, websites and physical addresses.

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  11. Legendary boxer John - The Beast' Mugabi returns after 26 ye......Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | New Vision

    Legendary Ugandan boxer John Mugabi arrived in the country on Wednesday to a rousing welcome at Entebbe International Airport after 21 years in the diaspora. Mugabi, who bagged a silver medal during the 1980 Olympic Games in Moscow, is among the boxers set to be crowned during the Fighter Awards in Kampala on Friday.

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  12. John - The Beast' Mugabi returns after 26 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | New Vision

    Legendary Ugandan boxer John Mugabi arrived in the country on Wednesday to a rousing welcome at Entebbe International Airport after 21 years in the diaspora. Mugabi, who bagged a silver medal during the 1980 Olympic Games in Moscow, is among the boxers set to be crowned during the Fighter Awards in Kampala on Friday.

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  13. Uganda: Wakiso District Is Too Urban for Its Rural BudgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    The past week has seen President Museveni launching road works in different parts of the country - from Gulu to Busia to Kampala to Sembabule. Indeed more than 500 kilometres of paved road are set to be added onto the existing national network sooner rather than later.

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  14. Malawi: World Bank Disowns Report On Malawis Global Poverty PositionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    The World Bank has distanced itself from the recent report which ranked Malawi as the poorest country in the world in 2015, and the Bank has since described the statistics as erroneous. "The press articles refer to a report allegedly published by the World Bank which has ranked Malawi as the poorest country in the world in 2015; the World Bank has not published such a report," reads a statement of clarification from the Bank's Malawi Country Office in Lilongwe.

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  15. Kaihura is chief runner at Ibanda marathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | New Vision

    Private Sector Foundation Chairman Patrick Bitature addresses a press conference flanked by ASP Asuman Mugenyi during the launch of the Ibanda Marathon at Protea Hotel. PHOTO: Michael Nsubuga By Michael Nsubuga The Inspector General of Police Kale Kaihura will be the chief runner during the inaugural Private Sector and Uganda Police organized, Ibanda Marathon run in Ibanda town on Saturday.

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  16. John - The Beast' Mugabi back after 21 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | New Vision

    By Samson Opus Legendary Ugandan boxer John 'The Beast' Mugabi is expected to arrive to a rousing welcome at Entebbe International Airport as he returns home today after 21 years in the diaspora. Mugabi, who bagged a silver medal during the 1980 Olympic Games in Moscow, is among the boxers set to be crowned during the Fighter Awards at Hotel Africana on Friday.

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  17. New body to regulate chillies, pepper exportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Daily Monitor

    In an effort to win back the European market, chillies and hot pepper producers and exporters have formed a body to oversee and regulate the sub-sector. In an interview with Seeds of Gold, John Bosco Lwere, trade promotion officer, Uganda Export Promotion Board said: "The new body called Uganda Fruits and Vegetable Exporters and Producers Association is one of the recommended measures to improve monitoring, compliance and information sharing."

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  18. 'In Memoriam' Tribute: Recognizes Deaths of Prelates of Various ContinentsRead the original story

    Feb 24, 2015 | DFW Catholic

    In Memoriam: The following prelates died in recent weeks: - Archbishop Pierre-Andre Fournier of Rimouski, Canada, on 10 January at the age of 71. - Bishop James Naanman Daman, O.S.A, of Shendam, Nigeria, on 12 January at the age of 58. - Bishop Joseph Mukasa Zuza of Mzuzu, Malawi, on 15 January at the age o

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  19. African Land Forces Summit 15 ends with a beginningRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | The United States Army

    ... covered training, building institutions and live-fire ranges, the real benefit, said Maj. Gen. Ignacio Maulana, Malawi ground force commander, was working with his fellow commanders. "The most important of all is that understanding, that, I think, ...

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  20. Africa's expanding farms attract more plague-infested ratsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | AlertNet

    ... site, you are giving your consent for us to set cookies. A boy displays boiled rats for sale on the main highway in Malawi's capital Lilongwe June 20, 2009. REUTERS/Thomas Mukoya ROME, Feb 23 (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Converting wilderness ...

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