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Tutu pays courtesy call on Muluzi

Nobel Peace Prize laureate Archbishop Desmond Tutu paid a courtesy call on Malawi’s former president Bakili Muluzi in South Africa on Sunday. Muluzi is...

Malawi Tobacco Trades 47% Below Government-Set Price at Auction

The price of tobacco in Malawi, the world’s largest producer of the burley variety of the leaf, traded 47 percent below the government’s...

Tumbuku | Teens Missions International

This report was written Wednesday night by the leaders. On Thursday Mathew took them up to Rumphi where they arrived safe and sound...

UK will not appoint a new diplomat to Malawi for the...

Foreign Secretary William Hague has updated Parliament on the review of the UK's relations with Malawi following the expulsion of the British High...

Abused, burned and buried alive: The horrific suffering of Nigeria’s child...

11-year-old boy had acid poured over him Young girl had a nail driven into her skull Children as young as two are being burned, poisoned...

Merits and demerits of depreciated Malawi kwacha

By Paul Mphwiyo LILONGWE – It is now roughly over one year since our country  started encountering economic turbulence: The external position is precarious ...

Britain suspends Malawi aid over poor governance

Britain announced on Thursday it was suspending budgetary aid toMalawi over the African country's failure "to address UK concerns over economic management and governance". Britain's Department...

Change Of Demonstration Route For BT, Plus Demos Now To Cover...

"Dear Readers, Note That Blantyre Route Has Changed" On The 20th July, 2011 National Peaceful Demonstrations  This is to inform all Malawians and various stakeholders that we...

Malawi opposition blames president for UK aid ban

Malawian opposition on Friday blamed President Bingu wa Mutharika's "sheer arrogance" for Britian's decision to suspend budgetary aid to the poor southern African nation. "The...

Malawi Fuel Crisis Watch Group on Facebook

Click on the Link below to find out where you can find fuel in Malawi. http://www.facebook.com/groups/fuelwatch?ap=1     As one way of updating one another on latest...

Monsanto and Gates Foundation Push Genetically Engineered Crops on Africa

Skimming the Agricultural Development section of the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation web site is a feel-good experience: African farmers smile in...

Migration is not out of control says the OECD

A new study from the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development says that the recent global recession slowed migration. The amount of people leaving poor or developing...

Relating to people – Tales of mixed reactions

Lets do some matchings between emotions and events I experienced in Malawi. The events are:  1. Wedding  2. Funeral The emotions: A. Excitement B. Disconnect So...

Chichiri Prison and Fisherman’s Rest

I went on one of my usual Tuesday morning trips to Chichiri Prison with Rev Chimesya and Rev Mike Burns (from Canada). I...

Private-Public Partnerships in Malawi

Improved bean seed access in Malawi

Even Opposition Have Nothing to Offer Malawi | Jimmy Kainja

Having Malawi “opposition” calling for president Bingu wa Mutharika to resign for the dire political and economic situation in Malawi is just as...

Shire River Basin Management Program

Project-At-A-Glance Approval Date N/A Closing Date N/A Total Project Cost** 100 Region Africa Major Sector (Sector) (%) Agriculture, fishing, and forestry (Forestry) (30%) Agriculture, fishing, and forestry (General agriculture, fishing and forestry sector) (30%) Water,...