MINISTER OF LABOUR HON HENRY MUSSA ATTENDED THE 2017 INTERNATIONAL LABOUR CONFERENCE IN GENEVA

Malawis Minister of Labour, Youth, Sports & Manpower Development Hon Henry Mussa mp( Ntengo-wa-Minga) the 106th International labour Conference in Geneva and this years theme is ‘Building a future with a decent work. Hon Mussa was one of the speakers to the high level dialogue on Digital Skills for Jobs for Youth. In delivering His key note address to the convention on Malawis flagship Community Technical Colleges skills development program for employment creation for the youth of Malawi. His…

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Mussa sits in for Dr. Chaponda in parliament

Minister of Labour, Youth and Manpower Development, Henry Mussa took over the responding of questions meant for Minister of Agriculture, Irrigation and Water Development Dr. George Chaponda. Dr. Chaponda, was not in the House. The minister who is also Mulanje South West MP (Democratic Progressive Party-DPP) was attending a funeral of a relative. He has however confirmed that he will meet the MPs on Wednesday in the joint parliamentary inquiry committee on maizegate. Mussa, who is the government chief whip…

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Malawi’s labour minister visits Delhi ITI

Malawi’s Labour and Manpower Development Minister Henry Mussa along with other delegates on Monday visited a Delhi-government run Industrial Training Institute here, an official said. At Arab-ki-Sarai in the national capital, The visit to the ITI at Arab ki Sarai area of south Delhi was organized by Delhi government’s directorate general of training, under skills and entrepreneurship development ministry. Mussa expressed his country’s desire to expand skill development in their country through positive bonds with India. “He also expressed…

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Minister Says Government to Implement Workers Fund

Malawi’s Labour Minister Henry Mussa has said that government will from this year onwards make sure to compensate workers when they get injured or die in line of duty. This development comes after there were disagreements between employers and their workers on the issue to do with compensation when they suffer injuries or death while on duty. According to local media reports, the implementation of the Workers Fund follows the passing of the law in parliament last year. “Workers’…

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Minister Says Peter’s Dream of Community Colleges becoming a Reality

By Our Correspondent   Minister of Labour and Vocational Training Henry Mussa has said that the State President of the Republic of Malawi Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika’s dream to come up with community technical colleges has started to bear fruits. During his grueling campaign before he was ushered into power following the May 20 elections, Mutharika standing on a Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) ticket pledged that once he takes over power he was going to introduce community technical colleges…

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‘Labour Sector strategic priority to drive productive economy’ – Mussa

Minister of Labour and Manpower Development, Henry Mussa says Government designated the labour sector as a strategic and priority area to champion job creation and skills development. Mussa said government decided to embark on the initiative considering that a skilled labour force contributes to economic growth and improved living standards of the whole nation. “The country’s leadership has elevated the ministry of labour to a strategic and priority sector to champion job creation through skills development for employment creation…

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