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Malawi readies for four-way presidential race
Incumbent Joyce Banda has a narrow lead, but anything is possible in Malawi's May 20 elections.
Last updated: 22 Apr 2014 12:04 GMT
Challenging traditions to save lives
Rural communities in Malawi are changing traditional behaviours to save mothers and their babies.
Last updated: 21 Apr 2014 10:38 GMT
Poor policing spurs Malawians to mob justice
Vigilantes say a sclerotic justice system has forced them to take matters into their own hands.
Last updated: 20 Feb 2014 06:54 GMT
Malawians push for speedy Cashgate trials
The largest financial scandal to hit Malawi has rocked domestic and international confidence.
Last updated: 09 Feb 2014 08:02 GMT
Malawi cabinet dissolved over fraud scandal
The move by President Joyce Banda comes after arrest of officials on suspicion of lining their pockets with state funds.
Last updated: 11 Oct 2013 04:36 GMT
Malawi sells jet to avert food crisis
Presidency sells plane for $15m to feed poor and grow crops to fight malnutrition in southern African country.
Last updated: 06 Sep 2013 20:06 GMT
West should lift Zimbabwe sanctions: SADC
15-nation regional organisation says that Zimbabwe has suffered enough and that Robert Mugabe's victory was fair.
Last updated: 18 Aug 2013 23:39 GMT
Will the New Alliance help Africa's poor?
We examine the US-led initiative that hopes to lift 50 million Africans out of poverty and hunger over the next decade.
Inside Story Americas
Inside Story Americas
Last updated: 21 Jun 2013 14:14 GMT
Africa's women of power
Can females in leadership positions make a lasting difference for the continent's future?
South to North
South 2 North
Last updated: 18 May 2013 08:43 GMT
Malawi adjourns treason trial of ex-officials
Trial of late president's brother and other ex- officials accused of preventing leadership succession resumes April 16.
Last updated: 10 Apr 2013 12:24 GMT
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