Monday, February 6Malawi's top news source
Shadow

When Are We Going To Buy Our AIP Fertilizer?

People from 45 villages under Traditional Authority Mhlonyeni in Mchinji district have this morning stormed the District Agriculture Office demanding to be told on the real date for them to purchase AIP fetilizer.

Their representative, Anthony Phiri says they have endured rains at Chapama AIP selling center for a week now but none of them has purchased even a single bag.

Phiri alleges some officials at the center were demanding K30 000 from each village to pay community policing officers to guard the bags that were off-loaded in an Assemblies of God Church.

“Later, the officials were demanding K10 000 from each farmer to purchase the commodity. If you can come in our gardens you will feel sorry to see our two months old crops without fertilizer,” says Phiri.

Kalumbe Ward Councillor, Yona Mtanga, who accompanied the villagers, says what is happening is contrary to expected procedures.

Meanwhile, Mchinji district Director of Agriculture and Natural Resources, Evelyn Chima has asked the villagers to alert her office of any suspected corrupt incidents.

Related News
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

MARTHA CHIZUMA DECLARES WAR AGAINST CHAKWERA: SAYS PRESIDENT, JUDICIARY, ARMY AND POLICE CORRUPT

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

𝐖ife 𝐅ollows 𝐇usband 𝐓o 𝐏rison 𝐅or 𝐏ermitting 𝐃efilement 𝐎f 𝐇er 𝐃aughter

A 36-year old mother Maimuna Kassim who hails from Mikundi Village in the area of Traditional Authority Mponda, in Mangochi Read more

News To Read

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.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