MALAWI DECLARES STATE OF DISASTER
President Peter Mutharika has declared the Malawi a state of disaster appealing for food assistance from international aid agencies and the donor community.
UK ANNOUNCES ADDITIONAL £4.5MILLION SUPPORT
The UK Secretary of State for Scotland, David Mundell, on Tuesday announced after meeting President Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika, an additional £4.5m to help Malawi’s most vulnerable families survive one of the country’s worst food shortage crises in over a decade.
RE-BRANDED MALAWI KILOMBERO RICE LAUNCHED IN SCOTLAND
Demand for Malawi's kilombero rice is growing and Just Trading Scotland has invested close to MWK50 million to re-brand and market the rice, starting with Scotland where one of the major retailers MORGITTAS is now stocking the new look Malawi rice.