MACRA News

Malawi meets Facebook Africa team

The Malawi government on Wednesday met a team from Facebook Africa to discuss how they can work together in fighting cyber crime.   The meeting which took place at MACRA‘s offices in Blantyre was a follow up to a preliminary…

Stakeholders comment on draft National broadband strategy

Consultants from the UK based firm InterConnect communication recently presented the national broadband strategy draft to key stakeholders from the academia, telecommunication and service providers, internet service providers as well as government officials at workshops which took place in Blantyre…

WORLD RADIO DAY

on the 13th of February MACRA joined the international community in commemorating world radio day under the theme “Radio and Sports”. MACRA in collaboration with UNESCO organized an event held in Monkey Bay where community radio stations were trained in…

MACRA CELEBRATES SAFER INTERNET DAY

for the first time ever MACRA joined the rest of the world in commemorating safer internet day which falls on the 6th of February every year. safer internet day was coined by insafe to promote safer and more responsible use…

MACRA SENSITISES STAKEHOLDERS ON THE NEW ACTS

MACRA has started conducting stakeholder public awareness workshops on the implementation of the Communications Act and the Electronic Transactions and Cyber Security Act, 2016. Government identified Macmillan Keck, consultants from the USA to support MACRA with preparations for the implementation.…