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HAVE A GAZE INTO MNELEMBA’S LIFE; LECTURER IN PRODUCTION TECHNOLOGY

CAREER OF THE WEEK By Anderson Manning’s Gowa. He got a distinction as an undergraduate in Technical Education at The Malawi polytechnic, reciprocated the same as he was undertaking his masters at KwaZulu-Natal University in the land of Zulus. This is no miracle at all, it smacks of a pundit abundantly endowed with a folded medulla oblangata that acclimatizes with ...

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Career of the Week: Agricultural Research Scientist

CAREER OF THE WEEK Guest: Eric Malopa Firm: Karonga Baka Research Station It is now a cliché that agriculture is the backbone of Malawi’s economy. For since time immemorial, Malawi has been agro-based, and there is no clear indication the status quo is going to change any time soon. For the said industry to be successful, it requires fresh approaches ...

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Career of the week; Monitoring, Evaluation, Research and Learning Officer

CAREER OF THE WEEK Malawi being a developing nation, there are a lot of developmental projects that various governmental and non-governmental organizations are conducting day in day out. For all these to be successful, Monitoring and Evaluation Officers become handy. Thanks to EM, this week we are focusing on understanding what this profession is all about. Guest: Humphreys Rabson Kapito ...

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CAREER OF THE WEEK: NUTRITIONIST

CAREER OF THE WEEK Guest: McDonald Chabwera Firm: Malawi Epidemiology and Investigation Research Unit Let’s face it; a good health diet is the energy to every professional. Good health habits mean a health nation. And that is a catalyst for development. Simply put, there is no way a nation can develop it its people are unhealthy. So, which doors can ...

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CAREER OF THE WEEK; ENTERTAINER

CAREER OF THE WEEK Guest: Shola Kaonga Firm: Radio Dinosaur (Karonga) (An Entertainer-par-excellence) By Constance Pindikani It has been said countless times that disability is not inability. This is why in our today’s world, we see a lot of organisations, the government, and many sectors who are tirelessly making various initiatives aimed at improving the livelihood of people with disabilities. ...

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Career of the Week: Field Facilitator

CAREER OF THE WEEK Guest: TELINAH LUCY KITALU Firm: THE SALVATION ARMY (KARONGA) Salvation Army is more than just a religious institution; it is also a humanitarian organization that has helped in shaping various communities to live a more humane life over the years. This means most of the employees under this organization are more often than not, spending their ...

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STATION MANAGER (RADIO STATION)

CAREER OF THE WEEK Guest: INNOCENT NAZOMBE Firm: Tuntufye Community Radio Station (Karonga) Position: Station Manager Radio stations have been there for ages. They have entertained us, informed us and educated us in various ways. They are the largest medium of information in Malawi. But have we ever had a time to think of how these media platforms are run? ...

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Career of the Week; Youth Champion and Advocate

EDUCATION | CAREER OF THE WEEK Guest: Kondwani Nathaniel Mwendo Firm: SAT Position: Youth Champion and Advocate Gone are the days when the youth were regarded as leaders of the future. Numerous examples around our societies are a clear testimony that youths are indeed on the driving seat as far as the country’s development is concerned. Kondwani Nathaniel Mwendo is ...

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CAREER OF THE WEEK: PROJECT COORDINATION

  CAREER OF THE WEEK Countless times we have ever been coming across this career, Project Coordination. This profession, mainly has gained ground in Malawi, being a developing country where various local and international bodies are pumping in efforts to change the developmental status in various forms. EM’s Franco Mwachande Junior takes us to Malawi Girl Guides Association (MAGGA), where ...

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CAREER OF THE WEEK: COMPUTER SCIENTIST

CAREER OF THE WEEK GUEST: ISAAC BANDA Name of Institution: Malawi Investment and Trade Centre Position: ICT Officer Fact: If you can read this article, know that you are a consumer of a Computer Scientist’s handiwork. In all earnest, Computer Science is one of the least understood professions around. This is so ironical considering that most of us, eat, drink, ...

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