President Dr Lazarus Chakwera, has arrived in London through Heathrow Airport, accompanied by the First Lady Monica Chakwera. The President is in the United Kingdom at the invitation of the UK Government to attend the Global Education Summit in London from the 28th to the 29th of July 2021
Continued flow of tobacco for sale at the Limbe Auction Floors in Blantyre has forced Tobacco Commission-TC to postpone closure of the market. Initially, tobacco sales at the Limbe Auction Floors were expected to close today. In an interview with MBC, TC Chief Executive Officer Joseph Chidanti Malunga said the decision has been rescinded after it was established that there is still more volume of Tobacco that has not been traded at the Limbe Auction Floors.
Only 2 percent of the Malawi population has health insurance cover, a situation the Malawi Health Equity Network (MHEN) says needs to be addressed. MHEN Executive Director George Jobe, says medical scheme firms have a role to raise public awareness on the benefits of health insurance cover, as Malawi strives to achieve the Universal Health Coverage.