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News: Malawi

We have started to collect the most important news related to Malawi in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

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VIDEO: Malawi babies who are fighting to grow

Friday, May 18th 2012, 5:07

Nearly half of babies in Malawi are affeced by stunted growth because of malnutrition.
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Panic after Malawi devaluation

Monday, May 7th 2012, 16:57

Shoppers in Malawi scramble to buy basic goods, fearing huge price rises after the new government devalues the currency by 33%.
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New Malawi president sacks rival

Friday, April 27th 2012, 12:34

Malawi's new leader Joyce Banda sacks her foreign minister, Peter Mutharika, the brother of the late president who had been anointed as his successor.
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Malawi ex-leader Mutharika buried

Monday, April 23rd 2012, 16:00

Malawi's former President Bingu wa Mutharika, who died from a cardiac arrest on 5 April, is buried at his private farm in the south of the country.
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Leader's body returned to Malawi

Saturday, April 14th 2012, 14:55
related countries: South Africa South Africa

The body of Malawi's late President Bingu wa Mutharika is flown home from South Africa, more than a week after he died of a heart attack.
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Malawi leader sacks police chief

Monday, April 9th 2012, 11:37

Malawi's new leader Joyce Banda sacks police chief Peter Mukhito - an ally of President Bingu wa Mutharika who died last week.
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Banda sworn in as Malawi leader

Saturday, April 7th 2012, 16:25

Malawi's Vice-President Joyce Banda is sworn in as Malawi's president, following the death of President Bingu wa Mutharika.
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Malawi confirms president's death

Saturday, April 7th 2012, 11:07

Malawi's government confirms the death of President Bingu wa Mutharika, ending 24 hours of speculation and fears of a power-struggle.
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Malawi President Mutharika 'dead'

Friday, April 6th 2012, 19:12

President Bingu wa Mutharika of Malawi has died, doctors and officials say, but the lack of a formal announcement causes widespread anxiety.
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Malawi leader has cardiac arrest

Friday, April 6th 2012, 7:08

Malawi's President Bingu wa Mutharika is flown to South Africa for medical treatment after suffering a heart attack, state media report.
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Son of Malawi's Muluzi arrested

Tuesday, March 20th 2012, 17:59
related places: Lilongwe

The son of Malawi's former President Bakili Muluzi is arrested and charged with inciting violence after two days of clashes in the capital, Lilongwe.
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Malawi's donors 'can go to hell'

Monday, March 5th 2012, 11:44

Malawi's President Bingu wa Mutharika tells foreign donors to 'go to hell', accusing them of plotting with civil society groups to topple his government.
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VIDEO: Jeremy Paxman finds missionary legacy 'alive and well'

Monday, February 27th 2012, 14:33
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

In his exploration of British Empire, Jeremy Paxman visits a primary school in Malawi set up by the Church of Scotland in 1935 and find that missionary legacy alive and well.
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Malawi anger at 'illegal jailing'

Thursday, February 16th 2012, 18:48

An outspoken critic of Malawi's President Bingu wa Mutharika is being held illegally in prison and should be released, his lawyers say.
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