NSO Impressed With Census Progress

The National Statistics Office (NSO) says it is impressed with the progress made in the ongoing Population and Housing Census (PHC) exercise and has since described it as very promising. NSO Spokesperson, Kingsley Manda said among others, the enumerators are tirelessly working hard and that, if all goes well, the exercise should be completed before the deadline of September 23, 2018. “We are in the second week of the exercise, but you may wish to know that we are…

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Population, Housing Census Starts Monday

The National Statistics Office (NSO) says all is in place for the Population and Housing Census (PHC) exercise to start today, Monday 3rd September 2018. PHC is a process of collecting, compiling, evaluating, analyzing, publishing and disseminating demographic, economic, and social data and information of all persons and their living quarters in a country at a particular time, usually conducted every ten years in Malawi. NSO Public Relations Officer,Kingsley Manda told Malawi News Agency (Mana) in an interview that…

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NSO Clears Mist Over Enumerator’s Recruitment Irregularities

Friends of Machinga Trust Friday forced the National Statistical Office (NSO) to carry out a verification exercise on the recruitment of enumerators which it claimed was characterized by corrupt practices and recruitment of people outside the district. Friends of Machinga Trust wrote the NSO expressing dissatisfaction with the recruitment that took place recently in the district alleging that the census body also registered public servants. In a letter signed by the trust’s Chair, Grey Mphiti, it asked the NSO…

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