Tag Archives: education

OTHAHARHAKO FOUNDATION UPLIFTS MJ LEARNERS

NEWS By Franco Mwachande Jnr. Girls from Chambe Secondary School in Traditional Authority Mkanda of Mulanje district have been urged to focus on their education and harness creativity by developing writing skills to become responsible citizens who can freely express themselves. The call came when Othaharhako Foundation, an organization that aims at improving lives of poor people in rural areas, ...

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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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CAREER OF THE WEEK: MARKETER

CAREER OF THE WEEK Guest: Kondwani BJ Manda Firm: Malawi Assemblies of God University (Faculty of Commerce and Management) Position: Lecturer Profile by Nomsa Rhudo Mwale This week, EM’s Nomsa Rhudo Mwale drives us along the corridors of Malawi Assemblies of God University in Lilongwe where we meet one young and successful Marketing lecturer, Kondwani BJ Manda. At 32, Kondwani ...

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MIJ DREAMS BIG; TO ROLL OUT DEGREE PROGRAMME NEXT YEAR

NEWS | EDUCATION By Lawrence Nachipo. Anthony Phanga, the Executive Director of one of the leading media training institutions in the country, the Malawi Institute of Journalism, has promised that come 2019, his institution is set to start offering degrees in all its three campuses (Mzuzu, Lilongwe, and Blantyre). The promise was made late last week during the 22nd graduation ...

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CAREER OF THE WEEK: CLINICAL OFFICER

EDUCATION | CAREER OF THE WEEK GUEST: DIXON MAZUNZA Firm: Banja La Mtsogolo                             Base: Mponela (Outreach)  It is a fact; the medical profession makes the world go round! Oftentimes, the mere mention of the word hospital, or the medical profession, two popular fields come to our minds; ...

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Career of the week: Finance Manager

Guest: Mathius Vitu Gausi CAREER OF THE WEEK Position: Finance Manager Firm: Vision Fund Malawi Profile by Franco Mwachande Jnr Accounting is one of the broadest careers around. This week, EM’s Franco Mwachande brings to us, Mathius Vitu Gausi, Finance Manager for Vision Fund to enlighten aspiring young Malawians what a Finance Manager does whilst in the line of duty. ...

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ALL SET FOR INAUGURAL MCHS ALUMNI SEMINAR

NEWS | EDUCATION By Franco Mwachande Jnr The Malawi College of Health Science (MCHS) Alumni will host its first ever general meeting this Sunday at its Lilongwe campus with an aim of bringing all alumni together to act as platform for developing their former training institutions, EM can reveal. The meeting, among others, is aimed at drawing a blue print ...

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CAREER OF THE WEEK: AUDITOR

EDUCATION | CAREER OF THE WEEK Guest: Lass Phiri FIRM: Price Water House Coopers (PwC) Auditing is one of the least understood careers. To many, Auditors are ruthless individuals who have no heart for others. To a cross-section of people, auditors are there to make somebody face the long arm of the law. But is this really true? How do ...

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CAREER OF THE WEEK: NURSING and MIDWIFERY

(MORE THAN A PROFESSION; IT IS A CALLING) EDUCATION | CAREER OF THE WEEK Guest: SHARON MEMORY MAZIBUKO FIRM: MALAWI GOVERNMENT (Nsalu Health Centre) How does it feel being the first person holding a human being the first minute it (the baby) pumps in fresh oxygen into its lungs? How does it feel literary saving lives of people whom you ...

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CAREER OF THE WEEK: Our guest this week is DJ BLEBO K

CLUB DJ CAREER OF THE WEEK Firm: Club 88, and Tijuca Club (Johannesburg) Deejaying is one of the highly underrated jobs in town, but one that we can’t live without. You can’t talk of an entertainment gathering without thinking of a DJ. Imagine going to a club without music been served. Imagine hosting a birthday party with no songs to ...

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