Extractive Industry Can Support Economy- OXFAM

Oxfam has said extractive industry is an alternative sector which can support the growth of the country’s economy. Oxfam Interim Country Director, Lingalireni Mihowa said this Thursday during an interface meeting with Parliamentary Committee on Natural Resources and Environment when her organization provided learning and sharing session on analysis of fiscal terms in oil contracts at Sunbird Capital Hotel in Lilongwe. She said extractive industry could play a significant role in boosting the country’s economy and it could be…

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First Lady Professor Gertrude Mutharika Condemns Gender Based Violence

The country’s First Lady, Professor Gertrude Mutharika on Thursday condemned the acts of violence and abuses that women, girls and children in the country go through. The First Lady was speaking during one of the events of a campaign branded ‘Ending Violence Against Women and Girls (EVAWG)’ held at Ndungunya Primary School in Phalombe District. Professor Mutharika said it was sad that most girls and women are abused by the very people who are supposed to protect such as…

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