Malawi Newswire (Page 12)

Malawi Newswire (Page 12)

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

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  1. Kampala-Jinja Expressway tender to be advertised in MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | New Vision

    The tender for the construction of the Kampala-Jinja Expressway will be advertised next month, Dan Alinange, the head of corporate communications at the Uganda National Roads Authority has revealed. "We are hoping to do this project under the Public Private Partnership arrangement.

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  2. Bottom LineRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | The Hill

    Former Rep. Ron Klink , through Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough, recently signed a contract to represent the government of the Republic of Malawi. The firm will be introducing the country's president, Peter Mutharika, to members of Congress and "work to create a positive image for Malawi with the United States Government from both the Legislative and Executive branch," according to forms filed with the Justice Department.

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  3. Sseruwagi's hard punches knocked out Idi AminRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | Daily Monitor

    Peter Grace Sseruwagi is undoubtedly the most successful boxing coach Uganda has ever produced. As a youngster, he tried various sports - football, athletics, until he found his true calling in the boxing ring.

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  4. Suspected human trafficker arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | New Vision

    A suspect police paraded before the media on allegations of trafficking people abroad yelled during a press conference as she vigorously denied the crime. The suspect, identified as Christine Kyokusaba, was arrested early last week and detained at the Special Investigation Unit at Kireka, a city suburb.

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  5. Malawi: Tobacco Selling Season, Party Time for Commercial Sex WorkersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    Despite crying foul over getting less from their tobacco sales, most farmers seem to care less on how much to spend and spare on beer and short time relationship with commercial sex workers. Some sex workers at a certain pub in Mzuzu expressed happiness at the opening of the tobacco market citing that this time the make huge pennies.

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  6. Malawi's Former President Banda Denies Cashgate AllegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Voice of America

    Malawi's former president, Joyce Banda, said she has not returned home since her 2014 election defeat because she has a packed schedule of international speaking engagements - and not because she fears she may be arrested in connection to the biggest financial scandal in Malawi's history, "Cashgate." Q : When did you leave Malawi and what have you been doing since? JB : After President Mutharika was declared a winner, there was life after State House.

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  7. Statistics body to simplify reports for policy makersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | Daily Monitor

    Kampala. Tired of producing reports that excite no one except themselves, Uganda Bureau of Statistics will start packaging data in a way that is understandable across the board.

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  8. African fury over xenophobia attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 23, 2015 | Iol.co.za

    ... It also comes at a time when MTN Nigeria is growing while its South African business is stagnating. The government of Malawi has been most vocal in its condemnation of the xenophobic attacks, with its information minister calling on SADC and the AU ...

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  9. For Malawi bishops, a new vision to promote excellence in Catholic schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | DFW Catholic

    Lilongwe, Malawi, Apr 22, 2015 / 08:27 pm .- The Catholic Bishops' Conference of Malawi has launched a new national education policy to promote the education of Catholics and to improve the quality of schools in the country. Bishop Martin Mtumbuka of Karonga, who chairs the Malawi bishops' education commission, said the Church wants to "keep up with the standards" of changing times.

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  10. Egypt: Egypt to Construct Two Tobacco Processing FactoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    The Egyptian government says it will construct two tobacco processing factories in Malawi as a way of supporting the tobacco industry in the country. El-Adawy said his government plans to construct the tobacco factories in Malawi as way of supporting the economic growth of the country, because tobacco is regarded as the main forex earner for the country.

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  11. South Africa Deploys Army to End Anti-Immigrant AttacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | News Max

    ... some 900 foreigners have left South Africa and returned to their home countries since violence broke out. Some in Malawi protested the anti-foreigner violence in South African at their capital Lilongwe on Tuesday. A poster from one of the Malawi ...

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  12. Afrika Mashariki ambassador Kipsang set for London marathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | New Vision

    World Marathon Record Holder Dennis Kimetto, Pastor Oliver Tanui,Afrika Mashariki Fest Ambassador Wilson Kipsang, Afrika Mashariki Fest Project Director Kisembo Ronex Tendo and Geoffrey Mutai at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport Nairobi on Tuesday By James Bakama Sunday London marathon Afrika Mashariki Fest ambassador Wilson Kipsang will be the man to beat at the London Marathon this weekend. Kipsang jets in London Wednesday fresh from victory at the New York City Marathon in November.

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  13. Award Honour for "Pride of Malawi" SRUC ResearcherRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2015 | PressReleasePoint

    Respected SRUC researcher Dr Mizeck Chagunda received a Special Achievement award recently at the Malawi Association UK's national awards ceremony in Leicester. Mizeck, a Reader in Dairy Science at Scotland's Rural College Dairy Research Centre in Dumfries, was shortlisted and recognised for services to the Scotland-Malawi relationship through the collaboration between SRUC and Institutions in Malawi.

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  14. Ahmadi Muslims discuss religious toleranceRead the original story

    Apr 22, 2015 | GhanaWeb

    Ahmadi Muslims in the Ahmadiyya Mission's Central West Region have held their first annual regional youth conference in Cape Coast to discuss religious tolerance. Mr Hussein Muhammed Acquah, the Preacher Secretary in charge of the Ahmadiyya's Southern Ghana area, said there was no need to poison the nation's peace.

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  15. Malawi: Hunger Looms As Experts Project Low YieldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation and Water Development has projected low farm yields following its 2014/15 second Agricultural Production Estimate survey. Minister of Agriculture, Irrigation and Water Development, Dr Allan Chiyembekeza told Tuesday in Lilongwe today that the decline is mainly attributed to floods and prolonged dry spell that the country has experienced in the course of the season.

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  16. South Africa will deploy troops to curb anti-immigration violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | ABC News

    South Africa's government says soldiers will be deployed to help tackle anti-immigration violence in the country after a spate of deadly attacks on foreigners. Defence minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula said troops would be sent to volatile areas in Johannesburg and Durban, where police have struggled to contain the violent clashes.

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  17. South Africa deploying army to quell anti-immigrant attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | CTV

    ... also been set up in Johannesburg. The recent spate of attacks has mainly affected immigrants from African states like Malawi, Mozambique and Zimbabwe, said the statement. In Malawi, nearly 2,000 protesters marched to the South African High ...

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  18. .com | No troops spotted in Alexandra - reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | News24

    ... also been set up in Johannesburg. The recent spate of attacks has mainly affected immigrants from African states like Malawi, Mozambique and Zimbabwe, said the statement. In Malawi, nearly 2 000 protesters marched to the South African High ...

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  19. South Africa to deploy army to end anti-immigrant attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2015 | Cybercast News Service

    ... also been set up in Johannesburg. The recent spate of attacks has mainly affected immigrants from African states like Malawi, Mozambique and Zimbabwe, said the statement. In Malawi, nearly 2,000 protesters marched to the South African High ...

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  20. UGANDA : Makerere Make it Six in a Row in University Basketball LeagueRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2015 | Basketball in Africa

    Makerere is eager to bounce back from a disappointing 2014 inaugural season, in which they were eliminated at the semifinal stage by eventual winners Ndejje University. This time round, they are the only unbeaten in the Kampala Central II conference and overcame St Lawrence University 83-70 on Friday to remain on course of being the top seed for the quarterfinals.

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