Category Archives: National

ECM, EAM re-affirms the need to protecting life, family

The Episcopal Conference of Malawi (ECM) and Evangelical Association of Malawi (EAM) have reiterated the need to protect life and family hence the need to protect unborn children and say no to abortion as perpetrated by those campaigning for the legalisation of the killing of unborn children and homosexuality. This was said during a Press…
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ECM sensitise Dioceses on Child Protection

The Catholic Secretariat for the Episcopal conference of Malawi says there is great need to embrace the Church's Child Protection Policy.

Secretary General for the Episcopal Conference of Malawi, ECM, Reverend Fr. Henry Saindi, said this recently at the Catholic Secretariat, Lilongwe, when he opened a two day induction training for child protection coordinators drawn from all the eight dioceses in Malawi.

ECM Secretary General

ECM Secretary General

Fr. Saindi expressed concern that child abuse does exist everywhere including in the Church.

"There is need to advance the child protection drive because there is an increase of reported child abuse cases in Malawi", he said to the participants at the opening of the meeting.

Participants at the Child Protection Workshop, Catholic Secretariat

According to Fr Saindi, the Catholic Church has seen it important to guide Church institutions to become sensitive to child protection issues in the fulfillment of its evangelization mission of love and justice.

Malawian local foods steal the Africa Day

As was the case with other African countries, this year, June 2017, Malawi took part in the commemoration of Africa Day when Malawians and different organizations showed their love of Africa through clothing, food and tradition. Among other things, Malawians commemorated the day by dining on Malawian and traditional meals and national wear that spiced…
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