"Minister of finance, Economic Planning and Development Goodall Gondwe has announced plans to provide adequate resources and introduce tax incentives to stimulate investments in the energy sector to guarantee uninterupted power supply".
"The continuous stable of power by Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi (ESCOM) over the past two months has been described as a key factor in addressing production challenges with rocked many companies".
Electricity Supply cooperation of Malawi (ESCOM) management unveiled a K2.5 Billion peri-urban electrification project which will see areas surrounding the main cities of Lilongwe, Blantyre and Mzuzu get electricity this year.
Malawi Regulatory Authority (MERA) considered recent trends in the world petroleum products prices and changes in the other macroeconomic fundamentals on the local market and their impact on energy prices.
Malawi Energy Regulatory Authority (MERA) has for the six months maintain fuel Prices in a row. The statement signed by its board chairperson Bishop Joseph Bvumbwe, MERA said the decision was arrived at after considering domestic economic trends and international fuel prices.
"Electricity Supply Corporation of Malawi (ESCOM) has embarked on a project involving the installation and retailing of 1.2 million Light Emitting Diodes (LED) Bulbs with the aim of reducing load shedding".
Students' union representative Mercy Kalupsya: "The strike is all about electricity. We opened school on January 19, but ever since we came here we have been living without electricity so we are doing this because we want the management to provide us electricity".