Saturday, February 22, 2020
It’s safe to say most travel lovers have ‘Africa’ on or near the top of their list. Fifty-three nations make up this continent, reaching from Algeria to South Africa. Africa may be unparalleled in diversity and...
PROFILE Geography Area: 118,484 sq. km. (45,747 sq. mi.); land the size of Pennsylvania, with a lake the size of Vermont. Cities: Capital–Lilongwe. Other cities–Blantyre (the commercial capital), Zomba, Mzuzu. Terrain: Plateaus, highlands, and valleys. Lake Malawi (formerly...
A baby elephant raised by a human mother for eight months after being separated from his herd in northern Malawi, died Tuesday from colic and acute diarrhea. I finally met Moses (so called because he...
The People’s Republic of China is set to construct a state of the art Malawi Defence Force (MDF) Headquarters in Lilongwe as the two countries celebrate seven years sine the establishment of diplomatic relations, on...
Some species of catfish are very popular in the aquarium. Some are remarkable for their huge sizes. 1.)Tiger Sorubim (Pseudoplatystoma tigrinum) Tiger Sorubim belongs to Pseudoplatystoma genus. This catfish is commonly known as the Tiger Shovelnose...
Back in 1966, during some independence celebrations in Malawi, a Danish Foreign Minister (not to sure if it was Per Hækkerup or Jens Otto Krag) visited the country. He wasn't impressed by the beers...
In 2005 James and Suzie Lightfoot moved to Likoma Island; James to manage Kaya Mawa and Suzie to set up her own textiles business, Katundu. In 2008 with a new family on its...
Minister of Justice and Constitutional Affairs Samuel Tembenu has maintained that Malawi and Tanzania lake talks which were put to a halt in a deadlock two months ago, will resume in September. According to Tembenu, Malawians...
After a week of enjoying the thundering roar of the world’s largest waterfall, I rode four overly-crowded buses across Zambia to Malawi.  The 700km journey was fast by African standards — ...
People of Likoma Island, an exclave of Malawi can now afford a smile following confirmation that MV Ilala is now back & functional. MV Ilala, formally Ilala II, is a motor ship that has plied Lake...