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  1. Malawian journalist Raphael Tenthani relished watchdog roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    In this photo taken Tuesday, Nov, 30, 2014 photo, prominent Malawian Journalist Raphael Tenthani poses for a photograph, in Lilongwe, Malawi. One of Malawi's most prominent journalists was killed in a car accident, his family said on Sunday, May 17, 2105.

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  2. Malawian journalist Raphael Tenthani relished watchdog roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | WLNE-TV Providence

    One of Malawi's most prominent journalists was killed in a car accident, hi... . In this photo taken Tuesday, Nov, 30, 2014 photo, prominent Malawian Journalist Raphael Tenthani poses for a photograph, in Lilongwe, Malawi.

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  3. Malawi: New Study Reveals Huge Impact of Hunger On Economy of MalawiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 13 | AllAfrica.com

    Malawi's economy loses nearly MKW 150 billion annually due to the effects of child undernutrition. This is the alarming finding of a new study launched today in Lilongwe.

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  4. Malawi: MITC Calls for Bankable Projects Ahead of June Investment ForumRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | AllAfrica.com

    The Malawi Investment and Trade Centre-MITC has called on companies, individuals and businesses to submit bankable projects of not less than US$500 000 capital by Friday, May 15 ahead of the Malawi Investment Forum 2015 . This first ever investment forum aims at showcasing investment and trade opportunities to both domestic and foreign investors.

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  5. Penicuik teenager's appeal to help Malawi motherRead the original story

    Saturday May 9 | Midlothian Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A Penicuik teenager has launched a fundraising campaign after being touched by the plight of an African mother and her six children.

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  6. Faith Column: Washing Feet1 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... November I had a wonderful opportunity to spend a day with about 40 African pastors not too far outside of Lilongwe, Malawi Africa. What I am beginning to learn about ministry in Africa is how readily american pastors are viewed as experts and ...

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  7. Malawi: China Donates MK270 Million to DODMARead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | AllAfrica.com

    Government of the Peoples Republic of China on Thursday donated US$600, 000 to the Malawi Government as part of response to disasters that affected the country. Speaking during the handover ceremony at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation in Lilongwe, Zhang Qingyang, Chinese Ambassador to Malawi said the recent floods that affected many districts caused great casualties and huge damage of properties.

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  8. Malawi: Government to Reduce the Impact of DisastersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | AllAfrica.com

    President Prof. Peter Mutharika said this when he officially opened the 45th session of parliament and the 2015/2016 budget meeting in Lilongwe, Tuesday.

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  9. Malawi: Unilever Malawi Launches 'The Omo Fast Challenge'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | AllAfrica.com

    Unilever Malawi on Monday launched the Omo Fast Challenge, a first for the country, following the brands successful 2014 OMO Wash and Fry to Brazil promotion. OMO Brand ambassadors will be visiting 32 communities in door to door activations to demonstrate the efficiency of OMO at removing stains.

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  10. Malawi: Cashgate an Embarrassment to Malawi - GondweRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | AllAfrica.com

    Malawi Finance Minister, Goodall Gondwe, Thursday described the plunder of public funds that happened in the country as an embarrassment to Malawi even in international meetings. Gondwe made the remarks in Lilongwe at the launch of Malawi Digital Payments Ecosystem, an initiative that will see the country shift away from cash payments to electronic or digital payments.

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  11. Malawi: Mutharika Pushing Bingu's Dreams to His CreditRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | AllAfrica.com

    Malawi President Peter Mutharika has dragged the brain child of his brother and the country's former leader the late Bingu wa Mutharika to his credit by opening the Umodzi Park Complex in Lilongwe. Bingu had left a left for himself before he died in 2012 a legacy of having world class buildings in the city and now Mutharika has kept the dreams alive.

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  12. Malawi: Northern Region PP's Veep Harry Mkandawire ResignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | AllAfrica.com

    Former governing People's Party vice president in the northern region of Malawi, Harry Mkandawire has officially announced about his resignation from the position saying it remained a shame that most officials in the party played a vital role in the Cashgate scandal. Mkandawire who was addressing reporters on a press briefing on Friday, 1 May, 2015 in Lilongwe, said he has done this with two reasons.

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  13. South Africa: Police Net 27 Repatriated Malawians for 'Going Back' to South AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | AllAfrica.com

    Dedza police say they have arrested 27 Malawians on allegations they were trying to go back to South Africa on a bus that ferried them just last week in the heels of attacks o foreigners in the rainbow nation. This is just less than seven day after Police in Lilongwe detained Volvo bus registration NA 4151 for carrying 70 Malawians who among them were xenophobia victims who had just been repatriated.

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  14. Malawi: Asian Company Owners Ill-Treating Malawian WorkersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | AllAfrica.com

    Despite numerous calls from the government as well as trade unions for fair treatment of workers in Malawi, it seems not to go down to the wire as Malawians working at Asian owned companies are complaining about the ill-treatment they succumb to from their bosses, Malawi24 can reveal. According to what Malawi24 found out in a series of investigations in companies managed by Asians in the city of Blantyre, it shows that they among other things work long hours by force, being beaten when they make just a little blunders in full view of others, something which they said is contrary to work agreement made as well as the salaries they get.

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  15. Ethiopian Airlines eyes long-term initiatives in AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | Air Transport World

    Ethiopian Airlines is considering developing air carriers in Africa, especially in Nigeria, Uganda, the Democratic Republic of Congo and the Republic of South Sudan, an airline executive told ATW . "These initiatives are really long term and depend on the mutual agreement of both parties, CEO Tewolde Gebremariam confirmed.

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  16. Malawi: Access Launches First LTE Voice Data Network in Malawi Aimed...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 26 | AllAfrica.com

    Access Communications has launched Malawi's first LTE voice and data network using its valuable 800 MHz spectrum. It wants to develop a high-end product for its existing niche customers.

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  17. 'Black Friday' for SA shops in MalawiRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | Iol.co.za

    There was an eerie atmosphere in Malawi's major cities as South African-owned chain stores closed and tightened security amid calls by consumer rights groups for a boycott on what some people dubbed "Black Friday". Shops like Pep Stores, Shoprite and Game remained closed in the commercial capital, Blantyre, the eastern city of Zomba, the capital, Lilongwe, and the northern city of Mzuzu.

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  18. Xenophobic attacks: 'charge the king'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | Iol.co.za

    As thousands of foreigners in Durban and elsewhere boarded buses this week headed for their home countries, neighbouring states ramped up the pressure on South Africa after weeks of deadly xenophobic attacks. The Nigerian senate has urged the country's federal government to recall its high commissioner from South Africa and ask the International Criminal Court to indict King Goodwill Zwelithini for inciting xenophobic attacks, the Independent Foreign Service reports.

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  19. Malawians boycott South African shopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | BBC News

    South African-owned shops in Malawi have remained closed after calls for a boycott from activists angered at recent xenophobic attacks. Consumer activist John Kapito, in the capital Lilongwe, said the aim of the boycott was "to send a symbolic message".

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  20. YFM Invests in Malawi's YouthRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | Radio World

    In October 2014 local youth-oriented NGO Youth Net and Counseling launched YFM, filling a much-needed gap in the Malawi airwaves with its youth-focused format. Until then only a few FM stations in the country had randomly broadcast programs and music of interest to youngsters.

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