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NCIC signs MOU with Soche, Lilongwe and Mzuzu Technical Colleges

Posted on: August 13, 2019

The National Construction Industry Council (NCIC); a body mandated to Regulate, Develop and Promote the Construction Industry in Malawi, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Soche, Lilongwe and Mzuzu Technical Colleges. The MOU is for the three technical colleges to provide training in Construction Management which will enable trainees attain a certificate at […]

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1st Construction Sector Joint Consultative Group Meeting Held

Posted on: June 27, 2019

The first ever Construction Sector Joint Consultative Group Meeting was held in Lilongwe from the 24th to the 25th of June, 2019. The meeting which brought various stakeholders in the industry was opened by the newly appointed Minister of Transport and Public Works, Hon. Ralph Jooma, MP. Commenting on the development, National Construction Industry Council […]

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Stakeholder Meetings

Posted on: June 27, 2019

The National Construction Industry Council (NCIC) held three stakeholder meetings in Mzuzu, Blantyre and Lilongwe. The meetings were on the 17th, 19th and 21st of June, respectively. The aim of the stakeholder meetings was to keep stakeholders abreast on developments in the industry and get their views on the same. Among the issues that were […]

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NCIC Launches Construction Industry Retention Fund

Posted on: June 18, 2018

The National Construction Industry Council has launched the Construction Industry Retention Fund at a colorful event which was held on the 15th of June, 2018 at Sunbird Capital Hotel. Presided over by the Principal Secretary in the Ministry of Transport and Public Works, Mr. Francis Chimsinga, the launch was attended by contractors, consultants, client organizations […]

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NCIC embarks on career guidance for girl students

Posted on: April 20, 2018

The National Construction Industry Council (NCIC), a body established by an Act of Parliament in 1996 (Cap 53:05 of the Laws of Malawi), is mandated to Regulate, Promote and Develop the Construction Industry in Malawi. Among the several issues that the Council is actively dealing with in order to create an enabling environment for a […]

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Council issues Stop Order on Tengani Dyke

Posted on: February 20, 2018

The National Construction Industry Council (NCIC) has issued a ‘Stop Order‘ on the construction of the the 1,068 meters Tengani Dyke in Nsanje. This follows a monitoring and supervision visit which the Council undertook on the 12th of February after it received reports that the contractor and consultant of the dyke delivered substandard work. Managed […]

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Malawi VP Chilima calls for transparency, accountability in infrastructure projects

Posted on: September 19, 2017

Government has stressed commitment in ensuring transparency and accountability in implementation of infrastructure construction projects to ensure high quality of the country’s infrastructure. Vice President Dr Saulos Chilima made the assertion at Capital Hotel in Lilongwe on Tuesday where he officially launched deliberations of the 4th Construction Sector Transparency Insurance (CoST) Assurance Report. The Vice […]

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‘Transport, Construction policies to bring sanity in the two sectors’

Posted on: September 19, 2017

Minister of Transport and Public Works Francis Kasaila says the National Transport Policy and the National Industry Policy will bring sanity in the two sectors at a time most Malawians are not getting contracts in the construction sector. Less than five percent of Malawian companies and businesses participate in the construction sector, which Kasaila described […]

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NCIC deregisters construction firm

Posted on: March 7, 2018

National Construction Industry Council (NCIC) has deregistered Siyo Construction Company after finding it guilty of submitting fake documents for a contract. NCIC chief executive officer (CEO) Linda Phiri said in an interview on Sunday that Siyo Construction contravened the rules of operations; hence, the deregistration. Said Phiri: “After carrying out our investigations, we submitted our […]

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