Subsidy Program Should be Abolished – Jumbe

April 4, 2016 1

By: Eric Nantchengwa An Agricultural expert Felix Jumbe has urged the government to abolish Subsidy Program and adopt user-pay concept to develop agriculture and facilitate  food security in the country. According to Jumbe, who is […]

Malawians Blamed for Hunger

March 11, 2016 0

By: Chikondi Magalasi Malawi’s Minister of Agriculture, Irrigation and Water development, Allan Chiyembekeza has   faulted Malawians for the current hunger situation that is facing the Country. Chiyembekeza made these remarks after making a donation of assorted food items in Kachere Village, in the area of Traditional Authority Kalolo in Lilongwe. The Agriculture Minister said the current food shortage is a man-made problem because many Malawians ignored selling their farm produce to Agricultural Development and Marketing Corporation (ADMARC) markets last growing season. He went on to say that farmers opted for Vendors who are now selling the Malawian staple food to the government at a very high price. “These private companies want to sell the maize […]