Tag: Joachim Chissano

  • MUTHARIKA URGE POLITICIANS TO BORROW A LEAF FROM MOZAMBIQUE

    MUTHARIKA URGE POLITICIANS TO BORROW A LEAF FROM MOZAMBIQUE

    President Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika has asked Political Leaders in Africa to borrow a leaf from Mozambique politics and accept defeat and work together afterwards. Mutharika said political enmity and discrimination as vices which if resolved, could see Malawi development move gain positive strides. He said this at Kamuzu International Airport (KIA) in Lilongwe on…

  • WAR NOT AN OPTION OVER LAKE MALAWI BORDER DISPUTE SAYS MUTHARIKA

    WAR NOT AN OPTION OVER LAKE MALAWI BORDER DISPUTE SAYS MUTHARIKA

    Malawi President Peter Mutharika on Tuesday ruled out the issue of going to war with neighbouring Tanzania over the disputed border over Lake Malawi but insisted the issue of the lake, Africa’s third largest fresh-water lake, is non-negotiable. “Yes, I did say that the lake is not negotiable, I never said that I was going…

  • “We don’t want war with Malawi over Lake Nyasa” – Tanzania’s President Jakaya Kikwete

    “We don’t want war with Malawi over Lake Nyasa” – Tanzania’s President Jakaya Kikwete

    President Jakaya Kikwete has maintained that Tanzania will not engage in any war with Malawi as a means to resolve Lake Nyasa boundary dispute.“It is possible to get a solution over the issue of boundary on the Lake without engaging in wars. Tanzania does not see the need of war,” he said stressing that it…

  • Malawi to take Tanzania dispute to court

    Malawi to take Tanzania dispute to court

    Malawi President Joyce Banda says her country is giving up on mediation efforts in the long running border dispute. President Joyce Banda has said that Malawi was giving up on mediation efforts and would take to the courts to settle a long dormant border dispute with Tanzania which has been re-activated by prospects of an…

  • Malawi not happy with Tanzania official in Lake Malawi dispute

    Malawi not happy with Tanzania official in Lake Malawi dispute

    MALAWI has expressed its displeasure that the executive secretary of the Forum for Former Heads of State, which is currently mediating the Lake Malawi border dispute with Tanzania, is a Tanzanian national. Foreign Affairs minister Ephraim Mganda Chiume told reporters in Lilongwe on Saturday that submissions Malawi presented to chairman of the Forum, former Mozambican…

  • The church puts its nose in the Malawi, Tanzania border dispute

    The church puts its nose in the Malawi, Tanzania border dispute

    It might be the Christmas spirit or indeed just trying to help, but the church in Malawi and Tanzania has also offered to mediate in the Lake Malawi border dispute between their two countries. This comes against the background of former Mozambican president Joachim Chissano who has been approached by the two countries to help…