Thursday 23 November 2017

All International wire news

E.g., 2017-11-23

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AFP - 11/2/17

Under a scorching sun, a team of British soldiers and Malawian rangers sheltered under a tree ready to pounce on their prey: poachers.

The combined force,...

AFP - 10/21/17

Malawian police said Friday that 124 people had been arrested after a vigilante mob killed two men accused of being "vampires" trying to obtain human blood for voodoo...

AFP - 8/4/17

Malawi on Thursday celebrated the successful conclusion of a two-year project moving 520 sedated elephants by truck to a reserve where the animals had been nearly...

AFP - 8/1/17

Malawi police on Monday issued an arrest warrant for former president Joyce Banda in connection with the country's "Cashgate" corruption scandal, which involved large...

AFP - 7/12/17

US pop superstar Madonna on Tuesday took her four adopted Malawian children back to their home country for the opening of a paediatric hospital wing that her charity...

AFP - 7/6/17

Seven children and one adult were killed in a stampede at Malawi's national stadium on Thursday as large crowds gathered for independence day celebrations, police...

AFP - 2/8/17

US pop superstar Madonna felt "compelled" to adopt four-year-old twin girls from an orphanage in Malawi after hearing of their plight through her charity work, court...

AFP - 2/8/17

US superstar Madonna adopted twin girls in Malawi on Tuesday, a court official told AFP, raising to four the total number of children she has adopted from the...

AFP - 2/7/17

Malawi and its northern neighbour Tanzania have agreed to revive talks to resolve a long-running border dispute, President Peter Mutharika said Tuesday after meeting...

AFP - 10/17/16

Malawian President Peter Mutharika returned home Sunday after an unexplained trip to the United States that lasted several weeks, sparking rumours over his health....

AFP - 8/16/16

A Malawian man accused of sleeping with 100 girls and women in a series of ritual cleansing acts, on Monday failed in his second bid to be freed on bail.

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AFP - 7/26/16

Malawi police have arrested an HIV-infected man who was paid to have sex with more than 100 adolescent girls as part of a traditional ritual marking their passage to...

AFP - 7/11/16

Madonna shrugged off controversies about her relationship with Malawi, the homeland of her two adopted children, and spoke freely of her family life during a visit to...

Xinhuanet - 7/9/16

Malawi President Peter Mutharika Thursday said Malawi has benefited a lot from the bilateral relations with China.

Mutharika said this during the...

AFP - 7/8/16

Pop diva Madonna and her two adopted Malawian children have flown into the impoverished southern African nation to inspect a hospital project she is funding there,...

AFP - 6/8/16

Albinos in Malawi are being targeted in an "unprecedented wave of brutal attacks", Amnesty International said Tuesday, blaming police for failing to tackle a scourge...

AFP - 6/2/16

A Malawi court has banned witchdoctors from operating in the impoverished southern African country following a spate of albino killings linked to witchcraft,...

AFP - 4/25/16

Ten Malawian men have been arrested for murdering a 21-year-old albino woman, police said Monday, as a United Nations team conducts a two-week assessment after a...

AFP - 4/14/16

Malawi and Mozambique sounded alarm bells on Wednesday over worsening food shortages caused by severe drought as concerns grow over a hunger crisis spreading across...

Malawi and the United Nations children's agency are experimenting with drones to speed up HIV testing for infants.

Mahimbo Mdoe, a UNICEF representative in...

AFP - 3/14/16

Malawian President Peter Mutharika on Sunday attacked a popular Nigerian television evangelist over an alleged prophecy that he would die before April 1, state...

AFP - 3/8/16

It has never taken off, and could well be a death trap, but a homemade helicopter built in Malawi is drawing crowds captivated by its creator's determination to...

AFP - 3/2/16

A mob in southern Malawi burned seven men to death for allegedly possessing human bones for use in witchcraft, police said on Wednesday.

The seven were "found...

Reuters (Eng) - 1/25/16

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - The U.N. rights office urged Malawi on Friday to protect LGBTI people after it quoted a Malawian political party spokesman as...

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