News & Events

Clarification On KFC Malawi–Halaal Certification

The Halaal Department (HD) would like to clarity the allegation which is circulating on the social media regarding KFC restaurants Halaal status. The allegation says that all KFC restaurants are not Halaal Certified. It is untrue, fabrication, totally unfounded and should be treated with the contempt it deserves. The truth of the matter is that […]

Carmine Is Impermissible To Consume

Did you know that Carmine is impermissible to consume? An ingredients found in many food product. Also known as Crimson Lake, Cochineal, Natural Red 4 and E120. Please exercise caution! Call 01840560 for more information.

New Approvals July 2019

The following are the newly approved Halaal establishment for July 2019.  (Signed Certified)

1 MNI Macadamia (EPZ) (Food Manufacturer)  – New 1 street, Thyolo
2 Conforzi Plantation Tea (Food Manufacturer) –  New 1 street, Thyolo

Certificate Terminated For Blue Savannah Restaurant

Blue Savanna Restaurant opposite Fatima Arcade along Haille Selassie Road in the city of Blantyre, Its certification has been terminated because its closed.

Halaal Department (HD): Setting Standards For Halaal Certification

As a way of insuring that no discrepancies are committed in the process, and to make sure the system 100% full proof, HD applied full supervision from point of slaughter to the point of sale, something impossible with many Halaal Certifying Bodies.

HD Welcomes SANHA Delegation

The coming of SANHA delegation to Malawi is marked as very significant to both organizations because this will maintain the long and good relationship that the two Halaal Certifying Bodies have been enjoying since 1996.

New Halaal Establishments from June 2018

The Halaal Department (HD) is pleased to inform all Muslims and the general public that the following establishments have been Certified Halaal from June, 2018.

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.