Malawi Newswire (Page 5)

Malawi Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Malawi. (Page 5)

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  1. Otile on top form as Muthiya commands prosRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2015 | New Vision

    Madalisto Muthiya of Zambia tees off during day three of the Professionals Open at Kitante on July 31 2015. By Michael Nsubuga KAMPALA - Tusker Malt Lager Uganda Open amateur golf champion Ronald Otile continues to amaze not only the golfing fraternity but also the professionals with whom he is playing with.

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  2. New fastjet route boosts business sector linksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | IPPMEDIA

    Regional low-cost carrier, Fastjet subsidiary has launched its sixth international route from Dar es Salaam to Lilongwe Malawi, to build on the success it has scored with other regional routes. Speaking at the Lilongwe International Airport midweek, fastjet general manager Jimmy Kibati said that Lilongwe flights will initially operate twice a week on Mondays and Fridays, using the airline's modern Airbus A319 jet aircraft with seating capacity of up to 156 passengers.

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  3. 'I organised 1975 Kampala OAU summit'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | Daily Monitor

    African summit. Exactly 40 years ago, the 13th summit of the Organisation of African Unity closed at Nile Conference Centre in 1975.

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  4. Faith-based tourism set to blossomRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | Daily Monitor

    To shine more. The anticipated Papal visit later in the year is expected to boost Uganda's profile as one of the major faith destinations globally.

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  5. Modest aspirations for She CranesRead the original story

    Jul 31, 2015 | Daily Monitor

    ... The tournament in South Africa played two months ago featured all four of Africa's representatives including Malawi, and was the only warm up game for the team. The Zambians are also only one of three teams ranked below the She Cranes, who play Fiji ...

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  6. Eagle-eyed car boot customer picks up historic signed book for a...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | IcNetwork

    Hairdresser Edward Davies said he might give up the day job to become a bargain hunter after selling a rare travel book by explorer David Livingstone A bargain hunter bought a rare travel book owned by Victorian explorer David Livingstone for A 1 at a car boot sale - and sold it at auction for A 3,000. Grandfather Edward Davies, 67, was rooting through a box of old books at his local car boot sale when he stumbled across the book Livingstone's Missionary Travels in South Africa, which carried a personal inscription.

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  7. Victoria University social media challenge: contestants urge......Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | New Vision

    The Vice Chancellor of Victoria University Dr Stephen Robert Isabalija and Chairman of the University Council, Dr David Matovu, speaking at the Victoria University Social Media Challenge finale on Saturday, advised youths to use social media for the betterment of this country. Students from 36 schools in and around Kampala engaged in a thrilling debate on the benefits and dangers of social media at the University on Saturday.

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  8. Dr Livingstone book sells for A 3,000Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | Newsday

    A Carmarthen hairdresser is celebrating after a signed Dr Livingstone book he bought for 99p sold for A 3,000 at auction. The book on the African adventures of explorer Dr David Livingstone was bought by Eddie Davies, 67, at a car boot sale seven years ago.

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  9. Postcards from MalawiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | Harrogate Advertiser

    ... down time and headed off to Mvuu Camp for two days of safari. Our journey took us on dusty roads through the heart of Malawi, and then a short ferry ride over the crocodile infested waters of the River Shire. Arriving safely we were all hugely ...

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  10. Malawi: Mutharika Says Smoking Started Before Jesus Walked On Earth - ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    Malawian President Peter Mutharika has said the country will continue to grow tobacco and will not feel guilty about it amidst opposition from anti-smoking groups, saying people have been smoking even before Jesus Christ walked on this earth. Mutharika saod Malawi would continue to support the tobacco industry, the mainstay of the economy and the country's second largest employer after the government, until alternative cash crops were found.

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  11. Museveni picks nomination formsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | New Vision

    National Resistance Movement historical and members of the youth leagues are expected to escort national chairman, Gen. President Yoweri Museveni when he turns up to pick his nomination forms from the party's Electoral Commission head office on Plot 10 Kyadondo road today.

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  12. UAE Exchange customer wins MoneyGram's grand getaway first weekly drawRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | New Vision

    Electronic gadgets were raining for the customers of UAE Exchange as the winners for the first draw of MoneyGram's Grand Getaway promotional campaign was announced. Five winners were announced in the first weekly draw conducted on July 16, 2015.

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  13. British Airways' departure was long overdue - expertRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 | Daily Monitor

    Kampala. The exit of British Airways from Uganda was 'long overdue' given the current turbulent global airline business and reducing passenger numbers, according to Mr Benedict Mutyaba, the former managing director Uganda Airlines and proprietor of defunct East African Airlines.

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  14. Parliament commends Museveni for prioritizing infrastructureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2015 | New Vision

    The Executive Director, Uganda National Roads Authority Allen Kagina inspecting the ongoing construction of Kampala-Entebbe expressway on 21/05/2015. The expressway is one of the major infrastructural projects prioritised by Museveni.

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  15. Three gunshots that ended the coup against AminRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | Daily Monitor

    Costly mistake. In a continuation from last week, retired Captain Isaac Bakka, Brig Charles Arube's accomplice in the March 1974 attempted coup against president Idi Amin, narrates how Arube blundered.

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  16. Oboth Ofumbi's nine days as acting presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | Daily Monitor

    Stint as president. Uganda is not known to have had acting presidents in its history and that perhaps explains why when we had one for just a week, little is remembered about his short stint in power.

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  17. Can we trust Uganda's economic growth figures?Read the original story

    Jul 25, 2015 | Daily Monitor

    On Friday July 24, British Airways announced that with effect from October 3, it is suspending its four flights in and out of Entebbe International Airport. The reason given was straightforward: a lack of profitability along the Heathrow-Entebbe route.

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  18. Searching for Mrs LivingstoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | Newsday

    ... looked pretty impressive. At the end of a short dirt road through the no-man's-land that separates Mozambique from Malawi, stood a grand 1960s building with columns and elegant sloping roof. A flag flew from the top of a tower. But on closer ...

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  19. Icelandic FM Visits MalawiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | Iceland Review

    Icelandic Minister of Foreign Affairs, Gunnar Bragi Sveinsson this week visited Malawi; commemorating 25 years of development cooperation between the two nations. During his visit, Gunnar Bragi met with his Malawian counterpart, as well as the country's local government minister and the head of the finance ministry.

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  20. Putting passion to professionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | Daily Monitor

    "Everything I do, I do with all my heart, sometimes I give 150 per cent" the very graceful Mercy Sylvia Newumbe cheers as she explains time spent to capture that moment in Perfect Peace. "It took me four hours to get this picture.

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