Hundreds of Malawians, Mozambicans Return Home

Hundreds of Malawians, Mozambicans Return Home

Blantyre -More than 400 Malawians and Mozambicans have voluntarily returned home from South Africa where they were mostly living illegally.

  • Originally published in: AllAfrica.com Malawi
VP Chimulirenji Preaches Peaceful Co-Existence

VP Chimulirenji Preaches Peaceful Co-Existence

Machinga -Vice President, Everton Chimulirenji Sunday stressed the need for a peaceful co-existence between government and the church, saying both have a common goal of improving people's lives in the country.

  • Originally published in: AllAfrica.com Malawi
Chakwera Welcomes 18 Independent MPs

Chakwera Welcomes 18 Independent MPs

Malawi Congress Party (MCP) president Lazarus Chakwera on Sunday welcomed 18 independent Members of Parliament (MPs) into MCP fold bringing the number of MCP Parliamentarians to 73 from 55.

  • Originally published in: AllAfrica.com Malawi
15 Girls Trafficked to Tanzania

15 Girls Trafficked to Tanzania

Karonga -District Social Welfare Officer for Karonga Atupere Mwalweni says about 15 girls from Traditional Authority Kilupula are feared to have been trafficked to Tanzania between January and June this year (2019).

Originally published in: AllAfrica.com Malawi on July 4, 2019, 8:02 a.m.

Iran sanctions 'like the Irish famine' - Ambassador

Iran sanctions 'like the Irish famine' - Ambassador

Iran's Ambassador to Ireland Masoud Eslami has said that US sanctions on Iran have affected the Islamic Republic in a similar way to the Irish famine due to similarities in foreign intervention.

  • Originally published in: RTE News

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