MAM Hands Over a Butchery Facility For Selling Halaal Meat to Ntcheu District Assembly.

Muslim Association of Malawi’s (MAM) Regional Chairman for the Central Sheikh Ibrahim Machakwani on 25th February 2022 handed over a Butchery facility to Ntcheu Town Assembly. The facility was constructed by Halaal Department of the Muslim Association of Malawi. Speaking during the handover ceremony, Sheikh Machakwani said that Halaal consumption to Muslims is not an […]

Closed Establishment (No Longer Halaal Certified) February 2022

The Halaal Department (HD) would like to inform all Muslims and the general public that the following establishments are no longer Halaal Certified by the HD due to closure or non-compliance. Market Butcheries Dingaliro Butchery – Limbe Market Kaphatenga Butchery – Limbe Market J.K Butchery – Limbe Market Middle Butchery – Limbe Market Tambala Butchery […]


The Malawi Defense Force (MDF) Muslim Chaplain on 3rd November 2021 held a meeting with Halaal Department of the Muslim Association of Malawi executive Committee at its Head offices in Limbe. The aim of the meeting was to present Chaplaincy’s annual report on issues pertaining to Halaal and other Islamic related issues. During the presentation, […]

New Approvals Halaal Certified November 2021.

The Halaal Department would like to inform all Muslims and the general public that the following establishment have been certified Halaal from 1st October 2021 are entitled to use HD Signage. RESTAURANTS The Butcher Shop Deli Restaurant Next to Lab Enterprise Kristwick, Blantyre The Baker Restaurant – Ginnery Corner Blantyre Full on Fish Restaurant – […]


Every day in our lives there is possible danger even amongst ourselves, as professing Muslims of consuming products which have been forbidden as Haraam. These products are not consumed intentionally but indirectly and unknowingly because they are available in shopping outlets and bearing another name. We might think this is not possible. But this is […]

Closed Establishment February 2021

The Halaal Department (HD) would like to inform all Muslims and the general public that the following establishments have been Closed. Restaurants Bazale Restaurant Opp. Balaka market  ZX Sisters Restaurant – Kasungu  Tasty Food Restaurant – Mangochi  Sana Food Court – Ginnery Corner, Blantyre Supermarkets Central Poultry – Bus stand, Blantyre  Zaviya Cash & Carry […]

Muslim Association Of Malawi Praises Halaal Department

Muslim Association of Malawi has praised Halaal Department for making sure that Halaal food is easily accessible to the Muslim Community in Malawi.

Malawian Tends Toward Halaal

A growing number of Christians in Malawi have turned to use Halal food, claiming it falls in line with the teachings of the Holy Bible which emphasizes on strict hygienic standards for “healthy living,” and opening a niche market for Muslim products.

Halaal & Kosher, Are they Interchangeable and Exchangeable?

Despite this irrevocable determinate, some believe that Kosher equates to Halaal and one can switch from one to the other when a “need” arises.

How to look for Halaal Foods

Here are Ten tips you can use to identify whether the food is halaal or not.