Malawi Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Prayers for missing Chibok's girlsRead the original story

    Monday Jan 5 | Vanguard

    When Jane Kade saw a story on the news eight months ago about schoolgirls kidnapped by armed men from a boarding school on the other side of Africa, their plight resonated with her deeply. "I had nightmares that night," the soft-spoken 25-year-old, who has shrivelled hands and a scar running up one arm, told AFP.

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  2. Zambia's The Royal Livingstone Introduces Detoxing Water...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Travel World News

    Zambia's Royal Livingstone Hotel, on the banks of the Zambezi River, has created 'Water Retreat Experiences' for health conscious luxury travelers looking for an alternative well-being break combined with lifelong memories. Water defines The Royal Livingstone.

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  3. Prayers for missing Nigerian girlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Iol.co.za

    Jane Kadi 1 2 prays in a Catholic church in Pakule village near Entebbe in 2014. Kade was abducted by the LRA, a group of rebels led by Joseph Kony. 1 comment

  4. Malawi: Mutharika to Resign Over Incompetency and Persistent Illness - Prophet LiabunyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | AllAfrica.com

    Malawi prophet, Austin Liabunya, who successfully predicted that President Peter Mutharika would win the May 20 polls, has yet again prophesied of more political twists saying President Mutharika will not finish his term as he will resign over incompetency and persistent illness. Speaking during a cross-overnight sermon held in Lilongwe on 31 December, 2014, the self-acclaimed prophet told the gathering that God is angry with President Mutharika for not fulfilling the covenant he allegedly entered into with God through the prophet as prerequisite to emerge victorious in the May 20 elections.

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  5. Ugandan soldier killed in Mabira car crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | New Vision

    A Uganda People's Defence Force officer was killed in a morning accident that also claimed the life of his driver in Mabira forest along the Kampala-Jinja highway Saturday. Their car, a white Toyota Premio, was hit by a bus as they were entering the highway.

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  6. Ethiopia: Ethiopian Eyes Rwandair As Strategic PartnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | AllAfrica.com

    ... Ethiopian has a 40 percent stake on ASKY. Ethiopian has also invested on another start up airline in Southern Africa, Malawi Airlines Ltd. Malawian Airlines based in Lilongwe began operation last year from its hub at Lilongwe International Airport. ...

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  7. Farmers need climate information services they can useRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 4 | AlertNet

    ... Climate Services for Agriculture (PICSA)" approach, being implemented by the University of Reading in Tanzania and Malawi, actively involves and trains farmers to better use and create locally appropriate climate information. The work is supported ...

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  8. Overland travels through Malawi, East AfricaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 4 | Examiner.com

    Malawi known as the 'warm heart of Africa' was included in our overland travels through East Africa. We spent three very insightful days traveling through a country where 90% of its population lives in rural areas.

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  9. Rwanda: Pressure Mounts On DRC, Monusco Over FDLRRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 4 | AllAfrica.com

    Pressure continued to pile on the UN mission in Congo and the Congolese government over the weekend to launch military action against the FDLR militia, following expiry of the six-month deadline for voluntary disarmament on January 2. In a statement, the Government of Rwanda reiterated its call to the DR Congo and the Monusco to honor their international obligations, notably the UN Security Council Resolutions 2147 and 2098 that authorise military offensive against the militia that is largely to blame for the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi. As predicted, the FDLR has taken full advantage of this period to expand and consolidate its military and political organisation with the aim to further destabilise Rwanda and the region.

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  10. Rwanda: Over a Dozen Fead Dead in Boat AccidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 4 | AllAfrica.com

    Over 12 people are feared dead as a boat capsized on Saturday morning in Nyabarongo River, in Kamonyi District, Southern part of Rwanda. According to Kigali Today correspondent in Kamonyi District, Josee Uwiringira Marie Josee, a boat carrying more than 23 people capsized as it tried to cross over Nyabarongo River.

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  11. Dr Livingstone's Zambezi expedition would have failed without...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 3 | The Independent

    When explorer David Livingstone returned from a three-year journey across Africa through lands previously uncharted by Europeans, he was greeted as a national hero. But the Zambezi expedition -during which Livingstone named Victoria Falls after the then queen - would have failed but for the intervention of a 19-year-old African king, according to a new academic paper.

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  12. Zimbabwe: Malawian Prophet Predicts Mugabe's EndRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 3 | AllAfrica.com

    CONTROVERSIAL but widely popular Malawian prophet, Austin Liabunya, has said President Robert Mugabe will die in 2015, an online newspaper has claimed. The Maravi Post said Liabunya said this during the night of cross over service conducted in Area 23 at Music Cross Road tent in Malawi's administrative capital Lilongwe in the wee hours of January 1. During the same service Liabunya told his followers that Hakainde Hichilema will emerge as the new President of Zambia when the country goes to election on January 20. The United Party for Development leader will face Patriotic Front leader Edgar Lungu who recently flew to Zimbabwe to consult with President Mugabe.

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  13. President Museveni meets Gen. SejusaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 3 | New Vision

    The meeting, according to the president's deputy press secretary Lindah Nabusayi, took place at State House Entebbe. But details of the Entebbe meeting were not provided.

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  14. Archbishop Lwanga consoles Muslims after killings...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 3 | New Vision

    The Archbishop of Kampala Archdiocese, Dr. Cyprian Kizito Lwanga has consoled the Muslim community following the killing of two prominent clerics in a space of four days. Sheikh Mustafa Bahinga and Sheikh Abdul Qadir Muwaya were murdered in similar fashion by unknown gunmen late last year, igniting a lot of anger.

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  15. Malawi: Mota Engil to Bail Out Malawi - ReportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | AllAfrica.com

    This follows recent appreciation of the Kwacha from MK 520 against 1 US to MK 471 against one dollar on 1st January. Findings by Malawi24 indicate that the agreement will see Mota Engil, help Malawi with huge amounts of forex just to prevent it from a possible recession through the Reserve Bank of Malawi .

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  16. Young African rugby players get kit boostRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 1 | York Press

    RUGBY players in Uganda are enjoying a bright new era thanks to the generosity of York residents and Press readers. Last autumn, we published an appeal by Robert Powell, a Poppleton ex-pat coaching teams in Entebbe on the shores of Lake Victoria.

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  17. Uganda: A Look at Tragedies in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | AllAfrica.com

    Every year has its tragedies, but 2014 seemed to have one needless death too many - of both prominent and little known Ugandans. The Observer's Yudaya Nangonzi and Zurah Nakabugo look back on some of the major ones.

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  18. Madonna refuses airbrushingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | ContactMusic.com

    ... children David Banda, nine and Mercy James, eight - also insisted that her wage be donated to her charity, Raising Malawi, which is currently building a paediatric surgery and intensive care unit for the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in the capital ...

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  19. Weightlifting: Namusoke shinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | New Vision

    By Silvano Kibuuka There was a lot to learn as Uganda Weightlifting Federation hosted a big international competition last season. The Islamic Solidarity Sports Federation Championship held in Kampala, provided an opportunity for domestic officials including UWF executive members and coaches to learn new organisational skills.

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  20. Uganda Premier League: Bright Stars Hold Leaders Vipers S.C, KCC brushes aside Entebbe F.CRead the original story

    Dec 23, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    It was a hard fought draw for Kawempe based side, Bright Stars in a goal-less engagement with the current table leaders , Vipers football club at Buikwe Stadium in Mukono. In the city centre, defending champions, Kampala City Council F.C registered a convincing 3-0 home victory at the KCCA Stadium in Lugogo .

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