'Anti-graft crusader' arrested in Malawi

2015-11-12 20:01

A former Malawian civil servant once hailed as an anti-graft crusader has been charged along with 16 other officials in the country's widening 'Cashgate' scandal

Malawi receives $300m grant to fight Aids

2015-10-22 18:26

Malawi President Peter Mutharika says the country has received a grant of $332m to fight Aids and other diseases, bringing much-needed support to a nation wrestling with public health problems.

Elephants, crocodiles kill 7 at Malawi park

2015-09-29 15:07

The new managers of a wildlife park in Malawi say elephants and crocodiles have killed seven people in separate incidents over seven weeks in and around the park.

Malawi 'Cashgate' scandal official jailed for 11 years

2015-09-04 18:58

Malawi's high court has sentenced former senior official Oswald Lutepo to 11 years in prison for his role in the "Cashgate" corruption scandal that led to a cut in foreign aid to the impoverished country.

Horrific conditions for 100s detained in Malawi en route to SA

2015-08-04 14:53

Hundreds of illegal migrants, most of them from Ethiopia, are detained in Malawi in appalling conditions after they failed to reach South Africa, a humanitarian organisation says.

Hundreds of Mozambicans flee to Malawi

2015-07-27 21:04

Hundreds of Mozambicans have fled to Malawi to escape fighting between the Frelimo government and Renamo forces.

SA murder victim's body to be repatriated from Malawi

2015-07-09 15:54

The body of South African Harry Wakeford, who was killed in an armed robbery at a campsite in Malawi, is to be sent home.

fastjet starts new African route

2015-06-30 11:31

fastjet Tanzania has announced that flights on its newest international route will commence between Dar es Salaam, Tanzania and Lilongwe, Malawi.

Abducted SA siblings suffered a terrible ordeal in Malawi - Minister

2015-06-25 21:31

A 14-year-old and a 20-year-old from Mpumalanga, who were abducted from South Africa under false pretences and taken to Malawi in July 2014, have been brought back to the country safely.

Team bringing 'abducted' SA kids back from Malawi

2015-06-21 16:58

A specialist team of Interpol and social development officials will set off to bring back two youths who were allegedly abducted and trafficked to Malawi.


'Anti-graft crusader' held in Malawi corruption scandal

2015-11-12 18:03

A former Malawian civil servant once hailed as an anti-graft crusader has been charged along with 16 other officials in the country’s widening "Cashgate" scandal, a court spokesperson says.

Dream turns sour for Ethiopian migrants jailed in Malawi

2015-10-14 07:36

The dream of a new life in SA has turned into a nightmare for hundreds of Ethiopian migrants held in overcrowded Malawian jails despite having served their sentences for illegal entry.

Malawi teacher caught trying to sell albino girl

2015-09-15 18:03

A Malawian teacher suspected of attempting to sell an albino schoolgirl for $10 000 has been arrested.

Malawi's top judge says corruption omnipresent

2015-08-12 21:41

Malawi's chief justice says corruption is omnipresent, in a rare public admission by a senior official since the poor country's biggest graft scandal in 2013.

Malawi can be African model for liberalising abortion - activists

2015-07-31 07:53

Malawi's use of evidence-based research to build support for a more liberal stance on abortion can make it a role model for Africa, campaigners say.

Roger Federer visits Malawi for charity

2015-07-20 22:43

It's a long way from Centre Court at Wimbledon for Roger Federer, who has opened a preschool in impoverished Malawi as part of his charity work.

Malawi murder: South Africans may have been followed

2015-07-06 11:33

Malawian police investigating the weekend murder of a South African man at a campsite in the country have information suggesting that his tour team could have been followed from the border post.

‘I thought I had done a good thing by sending them with this woman’ – grandmother of trafficked orphans

2015-06-30 08:13

The grandmother of the two orphans who were abducted and trafficked to Malawi about a year ago says she never would have let them go had she known what they would endure.

Team leaves to repatriate 'abducted' SA siblings from Malawi

2015-06-22 12:46

A specialist team has left South Africa to repatriate a 14-year-old girl and her brother who were allegedly abducted by a Malawian woman.

Malawi appeals for $500m to repair flood damage

2015-06-18 21:10

Malawi needs nearly half a billion dollars to repair the damage from devastating floods that killed 176 people earlier this year.

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