Malawi

Malawi

National News
Cyclone Idai, the worst tropical cyclone to hit Southern Africa in recent times, was characterised by heavy rains and flooding including mudslides in some parts of Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi. It left more than 750 dead, with thousands marooned in remote rural areas, while others are still unaccounted for. ...
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A large-scale trial of what has been called the world's first malaria vaccine to give partial protection to children is due to start in Malawi. ...
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Opinion & Editorials
Opinion Kerrigan McCarthy/Lucille Blumberg PEOPLE in Zimbabwe, Malawi and Mozambique have started trying to rebuild their lives after the devastation wrought by Cyclone Idai. Southern Malawi and Mozambique ...
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News
Tanzania has blocked Malawi from burning 2.6 tonnes of ivory, saying it needs to use the tusks as evidence for the prosecution of suspected poachers. ...
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News
Malawian diplomat Thoko Banda, who once reportedly described Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe as an “idiot”, yesterday turned down his government’s plans to post him to Harare. ...
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News Southern Africa
OPPOSITION parties and civil society groups in Malawi have raised dust over the decision by that country’s electoral commission to borrow some material from the ZEC. ...
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Soccer Sport
Botswana and Malawi have named their squads for the Cosafa Cup Zambia 2013 football tournament, both selecting home-based players for the event. ...
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National News
The country’s farmers have gradually abandoned growing the staple crop to concentrate on cash crops like tobacco, leaving the country vulnerable to serious food shortages. ...
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Soccer Sport
BLANTYRE — Former South Africa’s PSL stars Ernest Chirwali Mtawali and Patrick Mabedi have been offered assistant coach caretaker positions for their Malawi national team, the Flames. ...
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News
Malawi will cut its forecast for economic growth of 4,3% this year due to contraction in some major sectors, Finance minister Ken Lipenga said on Wednesday. ...
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Soccer Sport
The Black Stars of Ghana will camp in Kenya ahead of their 2013 Africa Cup of Nations (Afcon) second leg against Malawi, turning down an invitation from Zifa ...
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