The country’s power utility body says it will replace its current structures in Nsanje with more resilient ones as a long-term solution to frequent power outages which some parts of the district usually experience during the rainy season.
A Governance Sub Committee in Nsanje under Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) has taken the district council to task over what it calls mediocre quality of clearing works on drainage systems around the boma.
Nsanje boma market business community are boycotting payment of market fees to force the district council to dredge the market’s drainage systems.
Traditional leaders in Nsanje’s most flood prone areas have vowed to push their subjects to move away from disaster prone areas ahead of imminent floods this rainy season as projected by weather experts.
A Sixty year old man from Nzondora village in the area of Traditional Authority Mbenje in Nsanje, identified as White Mwandire has been assaulted to death by unknown criminals who invaded his house last night.
Political Analysts have warned the United Democratic Front (UDF) to brace for squabbles within the party should former leader of the party, Atupele Muluzi, return to active politics.
The Ministry of Local Government has instructed local authorities to ensure development partners finish all essential facilities that would make their structures function immediately after handover.
Gladys Chatantha, 78, was last night killed in a road accident involving a Toyota Hiace minibus, registration number BT 5427, which hit her at Chididi Turn off in Nsanje, along Chikwawa/Nsanje M1 road.
Kuchene Women Forum Program has trained 70 sex workers from areas of traditional authorities Mbenje and Malemia in Nsanje district to be savvy of their rights as they ply their trade.