MACRA News

World Consumers Rights Day is celebrated in style

on the 22nd of March, MACRA commemorated World Consumer Rights Day under the theme: “Trusted Smart Products: Better Digital World”. World Consumer Rights Day is commemorated annually on the 15th of March. Speaking at a function to mark the day at…

MACRA donates relief items to flood victims

Recently MACRA donated relief items worth MK25 million to flood victims in Phalombe and Zomba where seven people were killed and over 50,000 households affected. The items, meant for 500 affected households in the two districts, include 500 bags of maize flour,…

Malawi commemorates world radio day

MACRA and the Malawi National Office for UNESCO led Malawians in celebrating World Radio Day in Mchinji, under the theme “Dialogue, Tolerance and peace”. World Radio Day is commemorated each year on the 13th of February. Speaking at the multiparty liaison committee…

students trained in app development

MACRA in conjunction with M-Hub and ICTAM held a two-day training workshop for 7 secondary schools in Lilongwe as part of the continued commemoration of Safer Internet Day which falls on the 5th of February every year. The workshop’s aim…

MACRA commemorates Safer Internet Day

  This year Malawi joined the rest of the world in commemorating Safer Internet Day (SID) under the theme “Together for a better Internet”. SID is celebrated each year on the 5th of February. Speaking at a press briefing which was…

Public Notice on Type Approval

ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATION EQUIPMENT TYPE APPROVAL The Malawi Communications Regulatory Authority (MACRA) wishes to inform the general public, particularly manufacturers, importers, distributors and vendors of electronic equipment, THAT SUCH EQUIPMENT MUST BE TYPE APPROVED BEFORE IMPORTATION OR USE IN MALAWI. MACRA…