COAT OF ARMS
Government: Multiparty Democracy
Current President: Arthur Peter Mutharika
Population: 19,196,246 (2017)
Land Size: 118,484 sq km (45,747 sq miles)
Major Ethnic Groups:
- Fri - Aug 17, 2018: Kyungu Commends Karonga District Hospital Staff for Saving Lives - AllAfrica News: Malawi
[Malawi News Agency] Karonga, August 17, 2018.Paramount Chief Kyungu of Chitipa and Karonga has commended Karonga District Hospital staff for their expertise in saving lives of people who suffered serious injuries in a bus accident on Tuesday.
- Fri - Aug 17, 2018: Man Commits Suicide Over Debt in Chiradzulu - AllAfrica News: Malawi
[Malawi News Agency] Chiradzulu, August 17, 2018. A 38 year old man on Wednesday hanged himself in a maize field over unpaid debt.
- Fri - Aug 17, 2018: Woman, 18, Hangs Self After Hubby Accuses Her of Extramarital Affairs - AllAfrica News: Malawi
[Malawi News Agency] Kasungu, August 17,2018. Police in Kasungu have advised the general public to seek counseling from relevant authorities whenever they are hurt instead of commiting suicide.
- Fri - Aug 17, 2018: Police Recover Millions Worth of Goods, Arrest Three Suspects - AllAfrica News: Malawi
[Nyasa Times] Malawi Police's Anti-Motor Vehicle Theft Unit in Blantyre has arrested three men for allegedly using counterfeilt cheque to steal property worth over K37 million which have been recovered.
- Fri - Aug 17, 2018: MEC Alerts Stakeholders On Foreigners Registering to Vote in Malawi 2019 Polls - AllAfrica News: Malawi
[Nyasa Times] The Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC) has told stakeholders in Chikwawa to be alert to prevent other nationalities registering as voters as Registration exercise Commenced on Thursday in the district.