Malawi Newswire (Page 12)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Malawi. (Page 12)

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  1. Denis Anguyo wins Kakira Golf OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 6, 2014 | New Vision

    Ugandan golfer Denis Anguyo won a sudden death play-off against Silver Opio to claim the professionals' category of the Kakira Open at Jinja Club on Friday. With both players returning 143 gross after 36 holes, Kampala-based Anguyo edged his Entebbe counterpart by a stroke after a replay on the 16, 17 and 18 holes.

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  2. NEMA has failed its duty, says environment ministerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | New Vision

    Kinawataka swamp on the fringes of Kampala city has almost been wiped out and it will take serious efforts to restore it, according to Flavia Munaaba, the state minister for environment. Kinawataka is one of the critical swamps in Kampala shielding Lake Victoria from pollution.

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  3. Busiro South to give rise to new bloodRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 5, 2014 | Daily Monitor

    Unlike most constituencies where the incumbent seems to still have interest in representing their voters, the Busiro South MP has made it clear he will not return to Parliament. Only time will tell if he will not change his mind.

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  4. 'Chimps are not entitled to rights of people'...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | New Vision

    A New York state appeals court has ruled that chimpanzees are not entitled to the same rights as people, thwarting an advocacy group's attempt to get primates freed from captivity. The Nonhuman Rights Project has petitioned courts in New York state to move four chimpanzees held in confinement to a sanctuary to live out the rest of their days.

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  5. He trots the globe mixing cocktailsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | Daily Monitor

    For the lovers of cocktails, there is a renown mixologist from the UK who is in town. We caught up with him.

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  6. After topless coup, Madonna returns as face of VersaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | Vallejo News

    A November 28, 2014 photo shows Madonna making a statement following her meeting with Malawi's president Peter Mutharika in Lilongwe Madonna, still toned at 56 and riding a wave of acclaim for a recent topless photo shoot, was named Thursday as the face of Versace's spring/summer 2015 collection. Extending a long-standing relationship with the Italian fashion house, the American singer was snapped for the new campaign by photographers Mert Alas and Marcus Piggott, who captured her in black and white, standing showing off her lean frame and sitting poised on the edge of a chair.

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  7. Citizens offer solutions to fighting corruptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 4, 2014 | New Vision

    The cost of corruption is enormous. A cross section of citizens who attended the first annual Open Day on corruption organised by the Inspectorate of Government have offered ways of how the vice can be tackled.

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  8. Kenya, Rwanda and Burundi to take on UgandaRead the original story

    Dec 4, 2014 | Daily Monitor

    KAMPALA. Women's defending champions of the Castle Lite International, Kenya, have confirmed their participation in the ninth edition of the event due December 6-7 at Lido Beach Entebbe.

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  9. DIARY - Emerging markets economic events to Dec 16Read the original story

    Dec 3, 2014 | Reuters

    The Israel Business Conference . Speakers:- Bank of Israel Governor Karnit Flug and European Bank for Reconstruction & Development President Sir Suma Chakrabarti.

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  10. London case: AG attacks IGG in a letter to MuseveniRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | New Vision

    By Hillary Nsmabu Attorney General Peter Nyombi has written to President Yoweri Museveni challenging the report in which the IGG criticized and blamed him for procuring external legal services of Kampala Associated Advocates to represent the President in a London suit. In a-19-page reply Nyombi described the IGG's report as reckless, lacking in substance and un-researched.

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  11. Urunji Child-Care Trust launches solar reading project in MalawiRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 3, 2014 | PR Log

    To ensure that the girl child in Malawi shapes her future through education, Urunji Child-Care Trust is providing free solar reading lamps. The pilot project was launched in Lilongwe rural east covering the Nathenje zone.

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  12. Uganda a better tourist destination than Spain: Next step is marketingRead the original story

    Dec 2, 2014 | Daily Monitor

    Burundi is among the biggest consumers of beans globally per capita. Gabon, Congo Brazzaville, the entire West Africa, and others are still virgin.

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  13. EAC to get $1B loan to improve portsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 1, 2014 | New Vision

    The World Bank will loan East African nations $1.2 billion to improve inland waterways and ports in Kenya and Tanzania, as part of efforts to boost integration in the region. The bank said the funds will be used to revive inland waterways on Lake Tanganyika and Lake Victoria and improve handling capacity and efficiency in the Mombasa and Dar es Salaam ports.

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  14. 'VIP' Madonna wins new Malawi president's praiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | Vallejo News

    US pop Star Madonna shakes hands with Malawi's president Professor Peter Mutharika at Kamuzu Palace in the Capital Lilongwe, on November 28, 2014 Pop diva Madonna met Malawi's new president Friday after her VIP status was restored in the country where she adopted two children but then fell foul of the former government. President Peter Mutharika hailed Madonna for her charity work in the poor southern African nation, saying "my government has always been grateful for the passion Madonna has for this country."

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  15. Madonna back in Malawi's good booksRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | Iol.co.za

    US Pop Star Madonna,left, shakes hands with Malawian President Peter Mutharika at State House in Lillongwe Malawi. Mutharika thanked Madonna for agreeing to fund the construction of a new state of the art Paediatric Surgery and Intensive Care Unit in the country.

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  16. Madonna and children meet Malawi's presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | CBS News

    Madonna shakes hands with Malawi's president Professor Peter Mutharika prior to their meeting at Kamuzu Palace in the Capital Lilongwe, on Nov. 28, 2014. President Peter Mutharika thanked the pop star on Friday for bringing her Malawi-born children Mercy and David back to their birth country.

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  17. Madonna laughs with Malawian President Peter Mutharika as she is...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | Daily Mail

    Madonna laughs with Malawian President Peter Mutharika as she is thanked for charitable efforts a year after country's government called her 'arrogant' Madonna was infamously branded 'arrogant' by former Malawian President Joyce Banda and sent packing from the country in April of last year following the row. During a meeting between the pair on Friday at the Malawi State House, Madonna was laughing away as she was thanked for her charitable efforts.

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  18. Cecafa plans a late Challenge Cup editionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | Umupira

    Amavubi defender Emery Bayisenge during a friendly against Malawi, Amavubi won't be able to take part in any game until the New Year after the Cecafa challenge cup was cancelled Africa's oldest football competition, the Council of East and Central Africa Football Association senior challenge cup 'may not' take place this year or have a delayed edition. The appalling development follows the untimely withdrawal of Ethiopia and none of the other member countries expressing interest in hosting the tournament on such a short notice.

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  19. Rugby: Panthers vow to beat ThunderbirdsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | New Vision

    By Johnson Were Friday Warriors v Impis Saturday Women: Thunderbirds v Black Panthers, 2:30pm At Kyadondo. Men Mongers v Pirates, 4:30pm At House of Pain ground Entebbe Rhinos v Heathens 2:30pm Kobs v Buffaloes, 4:30pm Despite losing four players to Mama of Dubai, Black Panthers have vowed to put up a fight against their rivals Thunderbirds when they meet on Saturday in the women league at Kyadondo Rugby Club.

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  20. Kampala pork contaminated - studyRead the original story

    Nov 28, 2014 | New Vision

    Pork eaters in Kampala have reason to worry for their health following findings by a Makerere University veterinary lecturer that 50% of pork consumed in the city is contaminated. A study by Dr Joseph M. Kungu, a senior lecturer and researcher at the College of Veterinary Medicine, Animal Resources and Biosecurity, was presented during the opening of a two-day Uganda Veterinary Association Scientific Symposium at Hotel Africana on Thursday.

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