Malawi President Peter Mutharika vows probe as ‘vampire’ scare forces UN staffers out

Malawi’s President Arthur Peter Mutharika addresses the 72nd Session of the United Nations General assembly at the UN headquarters in New York on September 20, 2017. (Photo by AFP) Malawi President Peter Mutharika on Tuesday vowed a thorough investigation after seven people were murdered by vigilantes in a vampire scare that has driven UN staffers […]

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Nigerian drug convict and 5 other foreigners from Vietnam, Malawi, Brazil and Netherlands were executed

Nigerian drug convict Daniel Enemuo and 5 other foreigners from Vietnam, Malawi, Brazil and Netherlands were executed in the early hours of this morning Sunday January 18th for drug offences. The convicts, who were killed by firing squad, are the first people executed under new President Joko Widodo,who took office in October 2014. He signed […]

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Malawi

Malawi, republic in southeastern Africa, formerly the British protectorate of Nyasaland, bounded on the north by Tanzania, on the east by Lake Malawi (Lake Nyasa), on the southeast and south by Mozambique, and on the west by Zambia. Malawi extends about 835 km (about 520 mi) north to south and varies in width from about 80 to 160 […]

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