SUPPLY AND DELIVERY OF WOOD POLES (MALAWI ELECTRICITY ACCESS PROJECT)

SUPPLY AND DELIVERY OF WOOD POLES (MALAWI ELECTRICITY ACCESS PROJECT)

The Government of Malawi has received financing from the World Bank toward the cost of the Malawi Electricity Access Project (MEAP) to be implemented by The Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi Limited (ESCOM). ESCOM intends to apply part of the proceeds toward payments under the contract for Supply and Delivery

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SUPPLY AND DELIVERY OF CABLES, CONDUCTORS, AND CLAMPS (MALAWI ELECTRICITY ACCESS PROJECT)

SUPPLY AND DELIVERY OF CABLES, CONDUCTORS, AND CLAMPS (MALAWI ELECTRICITY ACCESS PROJECT)

The Government of Malawi has received financing from the World Bank toward the cost of the Malawi Electricity Access Project (MEAP) to be implemented by The Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi Limited (ESCOM). ESCOM intends to apply part of the proceeds toward payments under the contract for Supply and Delivery

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ELECTRICITY SUPPLY IN MALAWI IS THREATENED BY WEAK GOVERNANCE STRUCTURE IN ESCOM

ELECTRICITY SUPPLY IN MALAWI IS THREATENED BY WEAK GOVERNANCE STRUCTURE IN ESCOM

Although government fully controls the Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi (Escom) as a statutory body, the institution is, in fact, a private company limited by shares and is incorporated under the country’s Companies Act 1984.

This confused legal entity status for the organisation, according to documents Weekend Nation has seen,

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GOVT. CUTS 75% ON PARK ACCOMMODATION FEE IN MALAWI

GOVT. CUTS 75% ON PARK ACCOMMODATION FEE IN MALAWI

Malawi Department of National Parks and Wildlife has decreased prices to 75% for lodging at Lifupa Lodge in Kasungu National Park for both international and local tourists.

The decision was made after the government terminated a contract with the previous owner Act to Protect (AP) due to poor services and

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TWO HOUSING PROJECTS HAS BEEN ABANDONED IN SA FOR TWO DECADES

TWO HOUSING PROJECTS HAS BEEN ABANDONED IN SA FOR TWO DECADES

The construction of two housing projects has now received new contractors after it has been abandoned for over two decades in South Africa.

According to reports, the first was in Mlungisi when the department cancelled builders’ contracts in 2006. While the second in Cenyulands was abandoned by a contractor in

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SENIOR CHIEF BLAST CONTRACTORS AFTER DELAY OF SCHOOL BUILDING IN MALAWI

SENIOR CHIEF BLAST CONTRACTORS AFTER DELAY OF SCHOOL BUILDING IN MALAWI

Senior Chief Mlolo has lashed out at contractor for delaying to complete the construction of a school building despite receiving over 90% of the construction fee.

During a site visit by county officials to the Mcherenje Primary School, they were very disappointed with Tithandizane Building Contractors slow pace towards completing

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CONSTRUCTION WORKERS HANDLING NKHATA BAY MARKET PROJECT END TWO WEEKS STRIKE IN MALAWI

CONSTRUCTION WORKERS HANDLING NKHATA BAY MARKET PROJECT END TWO WEEKS STRIKE IN MALAWI

Construction workers has resumed it duty after a two weeks strike following unpaid dues by their employer. The workers are working on the Nkhata bay market construction site with China Gansu Engineering Corporation Limited as it employer.

It was alleged that the workers has not been paid since the project

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MALAWI FINANCE MINISTER UNVEILS PLANS FOR TWO INFRASTRUCTURAL PROJECTS

MALAWI FINANCE MINISTER UNVEILS PLANS FOR TWO INFRASTRUCTURAL PROJECTS

Finance Minister of Malawi, Felix Mlusu had unveiled the Tonse Alliance government’s maiden budget for two infrastructural projects in Lilongwe.

According to Mlusu, the two projects will be the construction of an indoor netball court project as well as the construction of Mzuzu Youth Centre with both projects expected to

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CONTRACTOR CUTS CONSTRUCTION COST OF LILONGWE-SALIMA WATER PROJECT IN MALAWI

CONTRACTOR CUTS CONSTRUCTION COST OF LILONGWE-SALIMA WATER PROJECT IN MALAWI

The contractor handling the construction of Lilongwe-Salima water project, Khato Civil has reduced the cost from US$400 million dollars to US$315 million.

According to Khato Civils chairperson Simbi Phiri, his company has brought new equipment that can do the job swiftly.

Meanwhile, Chairperson of the Parliamentary Committee on Natural Resources,

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MALAWI MINISTER CAUTION CONTRACTOR OVER SUBSTANDARD MATERIAL USAGE

MALAWI MINISTER CAUTION CONTRACTOR OVER SUBSTANDARD MATERIAL USAGE

Malawi Minister for Agriculture, Lobin Lowe has warned Plem Construction Limited over constant usage of substandard material during it construction process.

During a tour round the construction site of the Linga Irrigation Dam in Nkhata Bay, Lowe said his ministry would frequently be visiting the site to ensure that the

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MALAWI GOVT. WARNS CONTRACTOR TO FINISH PHALOMBE HOSPITAL

MALAWI GOVT. WARNS CONTRACTOR TO FINISH PHALOMBE HOSPITAL

Contractors handling the construction of Phalombe District Hospital has been warn to finish the project by November this year.

Speaking during a tour round the construction site, Minister of Health, Khumbidze Kandodo Chiponda told contractors to work against time and ensure that the construction is done by November 2020 as

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MALAWI GOVT. WARN CONTRACTORS TO STOP INFLATING CONSTRUCTION COST

MALAWI GOVT. WARN CONTRACTORS TO STOP INFLATING CONSTRUCTION COST

Government of Malawi has warn contractors handling the Mzimba Stadium and M’mbelwa District Council office complex to stop inflating construction cost.

Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development (MoLRD), Deputy Minister, Harima Daudi while taking a tour on both construction site said they should not be influenced by corrupt politicians

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MALAWI MINISTER TASK COMPANY TO BUILD INFRASTRUCTURE AS CSR

MALAWI MINISTER TASK COMPANY TO BUILD INFRASTRUCTURE AS CSR

Malawi Minister of mining, Rashid Gaffar has asked Mota-Engil to construct a primary school in Traditional Authority Machinjiri in Blantyre as part of its corporate social responsibility (CSR).

According to Gaffer, “Although it is not your responsibility, you still should do something; in the next five years, I want to

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CONSTRUCTION OF MALAWI’s ZOMBA STADIUM TAKING TOO LONG

CONSTRUCTION OF MALAWI’s ZOMBA STADIUM TAKING TOO LONG

The construction of Zomba stadium which was expected to be completed on October 5 will actually take longer according to Public Relations Officer for Zomba City Council, Mercy Chaluma.

The project had first faced financial problems then later it was affected by the Covid-19 pandemic. These made the project to

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MALAWI GOVT. TO CONSTRUCT BRIDGE AFTER GROUND BREAKING CEREMONY

MALAWI GOVT. TO CONSTRUCT BRIDGE AFTER GROUND BREAKING CEREMONY

Malawi Minister of Transport and Public works Ralph Jooma has performed the ground breaking ceremony for the construction of a bridge at Phalombe District.

The bridge which will be along Phalombe River is at a construction cost of K99 million.

According to the Minister, the bridge will not only allow

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MECHANICAL PROJECT ENGINEER AT COENG, SOUTH AFRICA

MECHANICAL PROJECT ENGINEER AT COENG, SOUTH AFRICA

Consulting and Construction Engineers (COENG) fosters skills transfer and localization through the development of partnerships with global engineering and construction partners. COENG is looking for Mechanical Project Engineer to join their team in South Africa.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Project Management
  • Mechanical Design and Drafting Must-Have: Education o Either BSc Eng (Mechanical), Pr
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MALAWI GOVERNMENT ANNOUNCED PLANS TO CONSTRUCT 40 SCHOOLS

MALAWI GOVERNMENT ANNOUNCED PLANS TO CONSTRUCT 40 SCHOOLS

Construction of 40 secondary schools to begin in April after securing fund from USAID.

Plans have been announced by Malawi Government to construct 40 secondary schools across the nation. The project is a joint venture with United States Agency for International Development (USAID).

It will help increase the level of

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MALAWI’s PARLIAMENT PASSES LOAN BILL FOR ELECTRICITY EXPANSION

MALAWI’s PARLIAMENT PASSES LOAN BILL FOR ELECTRICITY EXPANSION

Parliament pass loan bill for electricity expansion in Malawi.

Malawi parliament has passed a loan bill that will enable them borrow fund for the nation electricity expansion. The bill for the loan which is worth US$150m will aim to increase access to electricity in Malawi.

According to Minister of Finance …

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10,000 HOUSES TO BE CONSTRUCTED FOR MALAWI SECURITY AGENCIES

10,000 HOUSES TO BE CONSTRUCTED FOR MALAWI SECURITY AGENCIES

The 10,000 houses to be completed will serve as morale boosted to the Malawi security agencies.

The Minister of Finance, Economic Planning and Development Joseph Mwanamvekha in his budget presentation announced the construction of the housing project to begin in 2019/20 fiscal year. This part of the budget is in …

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