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  1. Malawi to burn its A 5m ivory stockpile this week - and demonstrate...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Independent

    Plans for the world's most expensive bonfire proves that saving the elephant is ultimately worth more to the impoverished country Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies The world's poorest country is to make the world's most expensive bonfire.

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  2. Malawians want A 100m for UK attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Mail & Guardian

    Freedom denied: Political detainees in the Kanjedza prison camp in Nyasaland in 1959. British colonial forces detained more than 1 300 people during a state of emergency.

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  3. Tazca Connects delivers LTE solution in Lilongwe for Globe InternetRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | TeleGeography CommsUpdate

    Tazca Connects has announced that it is deploying its 'LTE-as-a-Service' in Malawi's capital Lilongwe for local broadband operator Globe Internet Limited. The 4G service is powered by a Distributed Mobile Packet Core software platform from Lemko Corporation that will allow easy, reliable and cost-effective 4G core, and allows for lower on-going operational expenses.

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  4. Global Fund redirects $574 mln from Malawi AIDS councilRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | AlertNet

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  5. Global Fund cancels $574 mln for fighting AIDS in MalawiRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | AlertNet

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  6. Globe Internet Limited and Tazca Connects Deploy 4G LTE-as-a-Service in Malawi's Capital LilongweRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Information Technology

    Ranjan J Perera, Globe Internet Limited CEO stated that "We selected Tazca Connects for our Capital City because it is the most affordable, reliable and simple to operate LTE solution in the world." i 1 2 With Tazca Connects we plan to deliver new Internet of Things services including education, healthcare, commerce and training to businesses, schools, hospitals and residents.i 1 2 This will stimulate economic growth by increasing access to information and rich content services," said Perera.

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  7. Malawi: Bankruptcy Hits Malawi's InjenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 19 | AllAfrica.com

    A local petroleum company, Injena, is on the verge of falling into bankruptcy a forth night after it was served with an insolvency notice issued by Lilongwe High Court's Commercial Division. According to reports Injena got petroleum products worth MK 289, 292, 244.

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  8. Malawi: Mutharika Brushes Off Reports of Appointing Second VPRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | AllAfrica.com

    President Peter Mutharika has downplayed recent reports that he has intentions of appointing a second Vice President, citing that government has not pondered on the same. This comes in the heels of local media being awashed by reports that the DPP, led by Mutharika is slated to make UDF President Atupele Muluzi,the country's second Vice President.

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  9. Malawi: President Cautioned on Ruling and Opposition Party CoalitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | AllAfrica.com

    The Public Affairs Committee fears a reported move by the ruling Democratic Progressive Party to form a coalition with opposition United Democratic Front may lead to an expansion of the Cabinet. This comes in the heels of local media being awashed by reports that the DPP, led by President Peter Mutharika is slated to make UDF President Atupele Muluzi,the counry's second Vice President.

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  10. Talent showcase supports Malawian childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Shoreham Herald

    ... of poverty through education. Mrs Brownings explained: "We have been raising money to help one family in Lilongwe, Malawi. Mum Steria is raising all eight young people on a very small income. "This money is proving to be a lifeline for these ... 1 comment

  11. Teen's Malawi adventure beckonsRead the original story

    Monday Mar 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 Beeslack Community High School pupil is to take a brave step outside the classroom by embarking on a 22-day expedition to Malawi.

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  12. Malawi: Prosecutor Wants Cashgate Convict Sithole Property ConfisticatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 7 | AllAfrica.com

    State prosecutor specially hired for cases involving the looting of public funds at Capitol dubbed Cashgate Kamudoni Nyasulu is pushing the court to confisticate property belonging to Cashgate convict Victor Sithole. Sithole, former government assistant accountant was jailed for 9 years Imprisonment with hard Labour for his involvement in the plundering of public funds which is currently pegged at MK20 billion.

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  13. Why did the chicken ride the bus? Africans knowRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 7 | The Winnipeg Free Press

    At first, I thought it was a baby squawking as I boarded one of the local buses in this country's capital. Nope.

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  14. Malawi's taste for imports hurting economyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Newstime Africa

    A growing appetite for imported foreign products among Malawian consumers is raising concerns about the trend's possible impact on the national economy. "We want Malawians to embrace the 'Best Buy Malawi' campaign, where we urge locals to buy locally made products because imports are hurting our economy," Industry and Trade Minister Joseph Mwanamvekha told The Anadolu Agency.

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  15. Malawi: U.S Pledges to Support Malawi's Public ReformsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | AllAfrica.com

    The United States government has pledged to support Malawi government's public service reform programme on top of traditional areas of assistance raging from trade and investment to health. According to the new US ambassador to Malawi Virginia Palmer said she had a wonderful talk with the state president Peter Mutharika where among others pledge commitment from US government to support the newly launched public service reform programme, energy sector, health, education, trade and investment.

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  16. Malawi: Lilongwe Blind Man Electrocuted to DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | AllAfrica.com

    An unidentified man with visual impairment was electrocuted to death late Friday afternoon in Lilongwe when he stepped on a loose live wire on his way home. There were heavy rains in the city from around 15:00hrs to around 17:00hrs, local time, and according to eyewitnesses, a tree had fallen on a concrete street pole along Likuni Road just opposite the Lilongwe Police Station causing an electric wire to snap and lie loose on the ground.

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  17. Malawi: President Mutharika Firm on Promoting Gender EqualityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | AllAfrica.com

    President Professor Arthur Peter Mutharika has expressed zeal to ensure that women and men are equal and have the right to equal opportunities in all the sectors of national development. He said this on Thursday at Parliament Building in Lilongwe, where he launched the HeForShe Campaign which calls for solidarity on gender equality and women empowerment.

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  18. Malawi: President Launches Gender Equality CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | AllAfrica.com

    The campaign has been launched to help the country archive African Union agenda 2063 through narrowing the gap between men and women in African states. Speaking at min stadium of parliament building in Lilongwe on Thursday 26, Mutharika said his government is committed to promote gender equality in the country.

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  19. Phyzix makes big comeback in Malawi urban musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Newstime Africa

    Marketing and banking may be his day job but Phyzix's talent for hip-hop and urban music will propel him to the international stage. Originally from Lilongwe's Area 25, Phyzix, 28, is an associate member of the Chartered Institute of Marketing currently working fulltime with Opportunity Bank as a Marketing Officer, which makes it challenging for the rapper to work on his studio projects.

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  20. Malawi: World Bank Disowns Report On Malawis Global Poverty PositionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    The World Bank has distanced itself from the recent report which ranked Malawi as the poorest country in the world in 2015, and the Bank has since described the statistics as erroneous. "The press articles refer to a report allegedly published by the World Bank which has ranked Malawi as the poorest country in the world in 2015; the World Bank has not published such a report," reads a statement of clarification from the Bank's Malawi Country Office in Lilongwe.

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