Malawi Newswire (Page 5)

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

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  1. Can charity stop Tornado Bee?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Daily Monitor

    KAMPALA. Just like last year, Tornado Bee have enjoyed a fine start in the National Women's 50-Over League.

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  2. Uganda says it's willing to redeploy troops in South Sudan as nation teeters on brink of civil warRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | Canada.com

    People disembark a plane after being evacuated from Juba, South Sudan capital, on arrival at Entebbe International Airport, about 42 kilometres east of capital Kampala, Thursday, July 14, 2016. Uganda is willing to redeploy troops in South Sudan as part of a regional force, after recent clashes in the oil-producing nation killed hundreds of people and raised the prospect of a return to all-out civil war, Foreign Minister Sam Kutesa said.

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  3. WFP Executive Director Visits Drought-Hit MalawiRead the original story

    Friday Jul 15 | PressReleasePoint

    The Executive Director of the United Nations World Food Programme , Ertharin Cousin, will visit Malawi next week at a time when the country is facing its worst food security crisis in decades. Ms. Cousin is due to arrive in the southern African country on Monday 18 and to stay till Wednesday 20 July.

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  4. Planting Fruit Trees in Africa and Corporate ResponsibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | NewsBlaze

    One fruit tree is planted for each basket consumed, with the team focusing mainly on papaya and guava fruit trees as well as quick-growing trees including Senna Siamea for the provision of firewood. Fruitful Office have been collaborating with the UK Charity RIPPLE Africa, which is working in Malawi.

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  5. Today in History: UPDF jet crashes in lakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | New Vision

    A Uganda People's Defence Force MiG-21 fighter jet crashed into Lake Victoria, about 15km from the airbase in Entebbe. It was one of three second-hand planes bought in 1998 from Poland and up-graded into MiG-29 war planes by Israel's Israel Aerospace Industries .

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  6. Uganda: Police Leader Orders Probe Into Besigye BeatingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | AllAfrica.com

    Embarrassed by videos showing officers at their most brutal, the police says it will use video evidence to net culprits who beat up Dr Kizza Besigye supporters this week. The police announced yesterday that it was also investigating commanders who allowed junior officers a free rein to beat up people out to see or cheer former FDC presidential candidate Besigye on Tuesday and Wednesday.

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  7. Uganda: Entebbe Airport Expansion On CourseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | AllAfrica.com

    A year after President Yoweri Museveni performed a ground-breaking ceremony for the expansion and upgrade of Entebbe international airport, the first phase of the airport's baggage and technical buildings is underway. According to Ignie Igunduura, the manager, Corporate Affairs at the Civil Aviation Authority , the new baggage-handling system will be completed by mid-September this year.

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  8. PWDs' parents petition top schools for inclusionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | New Vision

    State minister for primary education Rosemary Sseninde pledged to advocate for the training of teachers in handling children with disability. The state minister for Primary Education, Rosemary Sseninde talks to Stella Chandiru UNICEF's education specialist and Sarah Ayesiga the principal education officer special needs education after the opening of the Uganda consensus building meeting on inclusive education at Metropole Hotel on Thursday July 14, 2016.

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  9. 'Murderer' arrested en route to Obinim's churchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | GhanaWeb

    The man suspected to have murdered a farmer in Assin Kushea in the Central has been arrested by the Bekwai Police in Ashanti Region. Yaw Nkansah, 35 was arrested on board a bus en route to Kumasi after two natives from Assin Kushea, Ali and Abu spotted Yaw Nkansah who had gone missing after butchering the farmer on his farm on Saturday at the back seat of a vehicle.

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  10. 156 arrive from South Sudan in ThiruvananthapuramRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Thiruvananthapuram: One hundred and fifty six persons who were evacuated from South Sudan arrived on a special Indian Air Force C-17 aircraft at the international airport here early on Friday. Indian nationals arrive from South Sudan's capital Juba at Entebbe International Airport, about 42 kilometers east of capital Kampala, Uganda, Thursday, July 14, 2016 Among those rescued included 46 Keralites, two Nepalese nationals, seven women and three children.

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  11. Kayihura regrets brutality on civilians in KampalaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | New Vision

    The Inspector General of Police Gen. Kale Kayihura has expressed regret over the actions of stick-wielding men that beat up supporters of Forum for Democratic Change former presidential candidate Dr. Kiiza Besigye.

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  12. Amid South Sudan evacuations, some locals are turned backRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | The Day

    Chinese nationals arrive from South Sudan's capital Juba to Entebbe International Airport, about 42 kilometers east of capital Kampala, Uganda, Thursday, July 14, 2016. The United States, India and other countries continue to evacuate their citizens from South Sudan, where a fragile cease-fire appears to hold amid fears of a return to civil war.

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  13. Machar fighters killed six Ugandans - OryemRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Daily Monitor

    UPDF soldiers aboard war vehicles before they crossed into South Sudan through Elegu border post yesterday. Clashes in Juba between soldiers loyal to President Salva Kiir and the first Vice President, Dr Riek Machar, have claimed several lives since last week.

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  14. African Union nations draft motion to quit ICCRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Daily Monitor

    ... Faso, Burundi, Cameroon, Chad, Cote d'Ivoire, Comoros, Congo, Gabon, Gambia, Ghana, Kenya, Libya, Lesotho, Mali, Malawi, Mozambique, Mauritania, Mauritius, Nigeria, Niger, Rwanda, Sahrawi Arab Democratic Republic, South Africa, Senegal, Tanzania, ...

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  15. Law society, activists hit out at police over brutalityRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 14 | Daily Monitor

    The Uganda Law Society has condemned the recent police brutality meted out against supporters of opposition leader Dr Kizza Besigye on the streets of Kampala. The police on Tuesday and Wednesday clobbered enthusiastic supporters of Dr Besigye as they followed him in a bid to disperse them.

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  16. Amid South Sudan evacuations, some locals are turned backRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | KRMG-AM Tulsa

    A British National with other nationalities, evacuated from Juba, South Sudan, arrive at Entebbe International Airport, about 42 kilometers east of capital Kampala, Thursday, July 14, 2016. The United States, India and other countries continue to evacuate their citizens from South Sudan, where a fragile cease-fire appears to hold amid fears of a return to civil war.

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  17. South Sudan evacuations continue; some locals turned backRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | The Gillette News-Record

    In this photo taken Wednesday, July 13, 2016 and released by the United Nations Mission in South Sudan , villagers are led by UN soldiers to the UN compound in the capital Juba, South Sudan. The death toll from a recent outbreak of fighting in South Sudan is almost certain to climb above the 272 people, including 33 civilians, reported by the government, United Nations officials said Wednesday In this photo taken Wednesday, July 13, 2016 and released by the United Nations Mission in South Sudan , Internally Displaced People and villagers take shelter at UN hospital in the capital Juba, South Sudan.

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  18. Kisambamugerwabig 633x393Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | New Vision

    The plan will include five new cities, industrial parks and a network of infrastructure, like roads and rails for light trains. The government of Uganda and World Bank have hired an Israel Architect, Yigal Tzamir to draw the country's National Development Physical plan.

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  19. Southern sector volleyball championship slated for FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | GhanaWeb

    All is set for the Southern Sector Volleyball Championship to be staged at the Jackson Park in Koforidua this weekend. The three-day championship will be held under the auspices of the Ghana Volleyball Association in collaboration with the Eastern Regional Volleyball Association.

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  20. Museveni's 2021 bid: NRM district bosses endorse removal of age limitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | New Vision

    The NRM district chairpersons also supported a proposal spearheaded by the Kyankwanzi woman MP, Rosemary Nankabirwa that Article 102 of the constitution be amended to lift the 75-year age limit A total of 120 district chairpersons of the National Resistance Movement on Wednesday made several requests to President Yoweri Museveni, who is also the party chairman, including requesting him to stand again in2021 general elections. The NRM district chairpersons also supported a proposal spearheaded by the Kyankwanzi woman MP, Rosemary Nankabirwa that Article 102 of the constitution be amended to lift the 75-year age limit for any Ugandan to contest for President.

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