Saturday, December 3Malawi's top news source

Lowe Opens 18th Agriculture Fair

Share news to your friends

The 18th Agriculture Fair is underway at the Chichiri Trade Fair Grounds in Blantyre with a call for players in the agriculture value chain to make the most of the platform in connecting with prospective and current business partners.

Opening the annual event, Minister of Agriculture, Lobin Lowe said Government is embarking on several initiatives including the review of policies to transform the country’s agriculture sector.

“We need to collectively work together towards high-value production and move our focus from solely depending on rain-fed agriculture,” said Lowe.

President for the Malawi Confederation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry (MCCCI), Lekani Katandula, said the fair accords farmers an opportunity to share notes on how best to advance their dealings.

The three-day fair which will end on Saturday, October 8, has gathered over 60 exhibitors. It is being held under the theme”Enhanced Agricultural Productivity for Industrialisation.”

Related News
Meet Malawi’s Expensive Toilet

This toilet constructed by Rumphi district council is worth 15.9 million kwacha according to the district council. This figure has Read more

NEEF Customers Demands Their Deposit Back

A group of business people who applied for National Economic Empowerment Fund (Neef) loans in Mzuzu tstormed office premises for Read more

Police move to protect persons with albinism

Malawi Police Service has engaged traditional healers in Mwanza on how to protect persons with albinism in the district. Speaking Read more


In a shocking tale to absorb, ACB boss Martha Chizuma has taken her corruption fight against her bosses, openly going Read more

Police in Chitipa district have arrested Kayange who poured hot water on her husband

According to Chitipa Police PRO Gladwell Simwaka, on March 7, 2022 the victim Blair Kuyokwa, 35, returned home in the Read more

Lilongwe Police recover stolen items

Police in Lilongwe have for the second time this month recovered household items and other property worth over 23 million Read more

Police at Bangwe in Blantyre have arrested three suspects

*Police at Bangwe in Blantyre have arrested three suspects and recovered some items they allegedly stole at Namiyango Assemblies of Read more

CSO SPEAKS AGAINST Anti-Ashok Nair Demos: Says they are ‘Criminal’ in Nature

The Citizen Advancement for Economic Revolution has described the anti-Ashok Nair demonstrations scheduled for tomorrow Wednesday as criminal in nature. Read more

M’tengo wa pakete imodzi ya shuga, tsopano ukumafanana ndi wa bread m’modzi

Izi zadza chifukwa bread wakwela mtengo kufika pa 1 000 Kwacha m'modzi , m'magolosale ena. Akuluakulu ena omwe ali ndi Read more

Police Summon Gaffar Over Death Threats

Details have emerged indicating that Malawi Police has summoned Rafik Gaffar of R Gaffar Transport for series of death threats Read more

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *