Malawi


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.

Armyworms threaten southern Africa food supply: UN agency

2017-02-17 17:25

An outbreak of armyworm caterpillars present in several southern African countries threatens to strip the entire region of key food supplies, says the UN food agency.

Madonna adopts twin girls from Malawi: court official

2017-02-07 16:18

US superstar Madonna has adopted two four-year-old twin girls from Malawi, says a court official in Lilongwe, taking the number of children she has adopted from the country to four.

WATCH: I've never experienced happiness in my marriage' - #ChildMarriages

2017-02-01 15:52

Despite efforts to end child marriages, one in four girls across Sub Saharan Africa is forced into marriage before their 18th birthday, says a human rights group.

Madonna denies Malawi adoption bid

2017-01-26 11:30

US pop superstar Madonna has denied applying to adopt two more Malawian children while visiting the country where she runs a charity, and where she has previously been embroiled in controversy.

Malawi media group closed over alleged unpaid tax

2017-01-13 22:14

Malawian tax authorities have closed the offices of the country's biggest media firm, the Times Group, which has been critical of the government and investigated controversial maize contracts.

Albino boy, 17, choked, hit with sharp object in brutal murder

2017-01-13 10:10

Rights group Amnesty international has condemned the brutal killing of a 17-year-old boy with albinism, who was choked and hit with a sharp object in southern Malawi.

Top Africa stories: Zim, Malawi, Gambia

2017-01-10 20:01

Zimbabwe's maize crops could be "completely wiped out" following an outbreak of armyworms, and TB Joshua, says "fake" pastors and prophets "are worsening poverty levels in Malawi".

2 criminals rescued from mob justice after 'impersonating' cops

2017-01-09 21:14

Police in Malawi reportedly rescued two suspected criminals from mob justice after they impersonated cops at Lirangwe in Blantyre.

Woman, 31, pours boiling water on hubby's 'girlfriend'

2017-01-09 12:00

Police in Malawi have arrested a 31-year-old woman after she poured boiling water on another woman she accused of sleeping with her husband, a report says.

 

Taxi driver's head, testicles chopped off in gruesome murder

2017-02-21 15:04

Malawi police have reportedly arrested at least six suspects in connection with the murder of a taxi driver who was found dead with his head and testicles chopped off.

Armyworm invasion threatening southern Africa's crops

2017-02-14 21:54

An invasion of armyworms is stripping southern Africa of key food crops and could spread to other parts of the continent, experts have warned at an emergency meeting of 16 African nations.

Malawi, Tanzania to revive lake dispute talks

2017-02-07 15:25

Malawi and its northern neighbour Tanzania have agreed to revive talks to resolve a long-running border dispute, President Peter Mutharika says after meeting Tanzania's foreign minister in Lilongwe.

Trump's 'America first' pledge has echoes of Rhodesia's racist white nationalists

2017-01-31 10:01

Rhodesia's white supremacists appealed to the white electorate by taking a stand against African liberation. Similarly, Donald Trump appealed to white Americans who feel overwhelmed by globalisation, writes Brooks Marmon.

Madonna applies to adopt 2 more children from Malawi

2017-01-25 18:44

Pop star Madonna has filed for the adoption of two more children from Malawi, a government spokesperson says.

Top Africa stories: Zim, Sudan, Malawi

2017-01-13 20:15

A 17-year-old boy with albinism was choked and hit with a sharp object in a brutal murder in Malawi, and leading gold producer has claimed ownership of the cargo after a plane crashed in Zimbabwe.

Top Africa stories: Zim, Gambia, Malawi

2017-01-12 20:24

A private plane crashed in southern Zimbabwe while transporting gold worth nearly a million dollars, and Gambia's Jammeh says only the court can declare who's president.

TB Joshua: 'Fake' prophets, pastors 'worsening' poverty levels in Malawi

2017-01-10 11:04

Nigeria's controversial prophet and founder of the Synagogue Church Of All Nations, TB Joshua, has reportedly claimed that "fake" pastors and prophets "are worsening poverty levels in Malawi".

Top Africa stories: Zim, Ghana, Zambia

2017-01-09 20:27

Morgan Tsvangirai has held talks with African leaders over his Zimbabwe's continuously deteriorating crisis and Ghana's new president Akufo-Addo has been caught up in a plagiarism scandal.

Man, 38, hangs self after 'disagreement' with wife over booze

2017-01-07 09:08

A 38-year-old man in Malawi has reportedly killed himself after he "disagreed with his wife, who advised him to change his drinking habits", a report says.

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