Malawi


First large-scale malaria vaccine trials for Africa

2017-04-24 12:35

A new malaria vaccine will be tested on a large scale in Kenya, Ghana and Malawi, the World Health Organization has said, with 360 000 children to be vaccinated between 2018 and 2020.

Five churchgoers die after boat capsizes on Lake Malawi

2017-04-17 21:38

Malawi police say at least five churchgoers have died after an overloaded wooden boat carrying passengers back from Easter celebrations capsized on Lake Malawi.

Amnesty says Botswana executed 1 criminal in 2016

2017-04-11 20:48

Amnesty International says Botswana was the only country in southern African to carry out an execution last year.

Angry parents destroy witchcraft accused's property

2017-03-30 10:40

Police in Malawi reportedly used teargas to disperse rioting parents who accused a businessman of bewitching their children.

Top Africa stories: Zim, Angola, DRC

2017-03-24 12:30

Zimbabwe's opposition parties have labelled globetrotting President Robert Mugabe a "non-resident president", and floods in Angola have killed at least eleven people and left thousands homeless.

Man found with human bones of albino 'killed last year' - police

2017-03-18 09:05

Police in Malawi say investigations have revealed that human bones found with a man arrested in Lilongwe last week were those of a person with albinism, who died in Mchinji last year, a report says.

Albino woman rescued by hubby as attackers try to 'strangle her to death'

2017-03-13 10:00

Police in Malawi reportedly arrested a 21-year-old man last week for allegedly trying to strangle to death a woman living with albinism.

Top Africa stories: Cyclone Enawo, Zim

2017-03-08 20:06

Tropical cyclone Enawo has killed three people and displacing hundreds as it buffeted Madagascar, and a crocodile shot dead by rangers in central Zimbabwe has been found with human remains.

Bizarre! Human placenta hunter 'slapped 3 months in jail'

2017-03-06 19:55

A 29-year-old man has been sentenced to 3-months in jail after he was found looking for a human placenta inside a hospital in Malawi, a report says.

Boy, 17, killed by crocodile while bathing in a river

2017-02-26 14:42

A teenage boy has died in Malawi after being attacked by a crocodile while taking a bath at the Shire River in Mangochi, a report says.

 

Malawi's slow pace in dealing with attacks against people with albinism slammed

2017-04-20 12:00

A rights group in Malawi has reportedly slammed the government's slow pace in prosecuting those who have been accused of persecuting and killing people who have albinism.

Teenage wife in court for pouring hot water on husband

2017-04-16 22:48

A Malawian woman has appeared in court for allegedly pouring hot water on her husband following a disagreement.

Top Africa stories: Zim, Bashir, Malawi

2017-03-31 06:38

SA is set to appear before the ICC over its failure to arrest Sudanese President Omar al Bashir, and President Robert Mugabe has reportedly approved a hike in traffic fines.

Malawi’s plans for major electoral reform are way overdue

2017-03-29 15:24

The proposed change to Malawi's electoral system is straightforward and makes logical sense. Yet it's more complex and if adopted would revolutionise local politics, writes Jimmy Kainja.

'Racist' German faces deportation after calling his worker 'a monkey'

2017-03-23 10:36

A 46-year-old German national, who called his worker "a monkey" is reportedly facing deportation in Malawi.

Kenya becomes latest African nation to ban plastic bags

2017-03-15 19:47

Kenya's government is banning the manufacture and import of all plastic bags used for commercial and household packaging.

Sex workers 'severely stab' client for picking 'another girl'

2017-03-11 19:30

Eight sex workers were reportedly arrested in Malawi this week for allegedly stabbing a client for picking another sex worker over his regular one, who was part of their group.

2-year-old boy's body found floating after canoe capsizes

2017-03-08 12:54

A 2-year-old boy reportedly died while seventeen other people survived when a canoe they were in capsized in a river in Malawi's Mchinji district.

Two albino brothers 'severely injured, battle for their lives' after attack

2017-03-05 17:30

Two brothers with albinism are reportedly battling for their lives at Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Blantyre, Malawi after they were "severely injured" following an attack by unknown assailants.

Malawi leader Mutharika sacks minister amid 'maizegate' graft probe

2017-02-22 19:04

Malawi's president Peter Mutharika has fired the country's agriculture minister who is alleged to have profited from a $35m deal to import maize from Zambia.

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