Jul 23, 2018 Last Updated 1:53 PM, Jul 20, 2018
×

Warning

JFile: :read: Unable to open file:

Marep 8 Targeting 336 Trading Centres In Malawi

Bright Msaka Bright Msaka Image sourced at malawiobserver.com
Published in Business News
Read 334264 times
Rate this item
(1 Vote)

About 336 trading centres in the country could soon have electricity through phase eight of the Malawi Rural electrification Project-Marep.

The Minister of Natural Resources Bright Msaka revealed this in parliament on Tuesday.

He was speaking in response to a request by Karonga South Parliamentarian, Malani Ntonga, for the ministry to consider installing electricity at Fuliwa Health Centre in Karonga.

According to Msaka, the government considers electricity as being key to development and socio-economic growth.

He pointed out that the Marep 8 would target all the 193 constituencies in the country, including Karonga South.

Early this year it Capital Hill revealed that over MK30 billion had been secured through the Rural Electrification fund for Marep 8.

During implementation Marep 7 MK8 billion was used with 137 centers across the country electrified.

It is expected that implementation of Marep 8 will commence next month.

 The Marep project is aimed at increasing access to electricity for rural and peri-urban communities in the country in a bid to transform rural economies and reduce poverty.

Ironically, it coincides a time Malawi is still grappling with energy woes as electricity demand has in the recent past increased sharply.

The Ministry of energy has Escom and other private companies on contract to install electricity in the targeted rural areas.

Malawi’s installed power supply is now pegged at around 351 megawatts in normal circumstances, while demand is at 360 megawatts.

Statistics indicate that Malawi’s energy generation requirement will escalate to 829 megawatts come 2020.

Last modified on Wednesday, 07 June 2017 10:39

41789 comments

  • Comment Link JustinHab JustinHab Sunday, 22 July 2018 10:49

    Whatever has changed dramatically in the past couple of years. The canada medications advancement of internet marketing as well as shopping has raised the financial arms of humans. The on-line Canadian Pharmacy is among the countless aspects which canadian health care mall has actually developed within this network. It has actually absolutely taken away the pharmacy market by tornado all over the globe as well as changed the entire scenario upside-down. Today, individuals are staying clear of import of medication from the community pharmacies as well as benefiting from the internet service a lot more conveniently. The on-line medication shops are cheap; prescriptions could be needed and they have actually obtained internal medical professionals in order to advise medicine based upon our needs. This setting of business is extensively used by the north American and also Western customers.

  • Comment Link nyhAlups nyhAlups Sunday, 22 July 2018 09:57

    These are called "primary brain tumors" since they originate in the brain. http://vlagraviagra.com/ Fifth, the procedure hurts much more than a later abortion. http://genericvlagra.com/ I started doing some more reading on this whole subject and realized that perhaps I was in need of more methyl groups to help remove the excess histamine in my body. http://onlinevlagra.com/ Editors-in-Chief Author Guidelines Peer Review Guidelines Submit Manuscript Menu open access to scientific and medical research HomeBrowse JournalsWhy Dove? http://buyviaqra.com/ Between 6 to 12 days after conception, cramping may be felt due to the implantation of the fertilized egg. http://viagrakjkmn.com/ Maternal death is due to a rare bacterium Clostridium Sordelli which migrates into the blood stream and may lead to multiple organ failures and death. http://cialiscials.com/ With Diagnosaurus you can quickly search over 1,000 diagnoses by organ system, symptom, disease or view all entries.

  • Comment Link LaraeSon LaraeSon Sunday, 22 July 2018 09:47

    Search for the on-line drug store's license number, phone number cheap drugs canada and physical address on the website. Likewise try to find the regulatory body that deals with its operations. A lot of governing bodies have a checklist of signed up drug stores on their website. Phone the pharmacy and check whether a pharmacist is available to talk with you and take your order. canadaonlinepharmacy com

  • Comment Link nukZeple nukZeple Sunday, 22 July 2018 09:23

    discount viagra online viagra online without prescription buy viagra online at [url=http://viagracefo.com/#]sildenafil citrate[/url]

  • Comment Link Sophie Sophie Sunday, 22 July 2018 09:09

    You’ve made different nice points here. I see something really special
    in this website. Many thanks for posting.

Leave a comment

Make sure you enter the (*) required information where indicated.Basic HTML code is allowed.

Capital Tweets

Any data to display

Find Us on Facebook