COAT OF ARMS
Government: Multiparty Democracy
Current President: Arthur Peter Mutharika
Population: 21,196,629 (2020)
Land Size: 118,484 sq km (45,747 sq miles)
Major Ethnic Groups:
- Tue - Jul 7, 2020: Malawi Inaugurates New President Who Promises to Develop Country - AllAfrica News: Malawi
[VOA] Malawi's new president, Lazarus Chakwera, was inaugurated Monday in the capital, Lilongwe, following his victory in the June 23 election rerun.
- Tue - Jul 7, 2020: Chakwera's Inauguration Speech Hailed As 'Inspiring' - AllAfrica News: Malawi
[Nyasa Times] Prominent Malawians and ordinary citizens roundly hailed President Lazarus Chakwera's speech at inauguration ceremony at Kamuzu Barracks in Lilongwe as "inspiring" and said it reflected his vision and resolve to build a new Malawi.
- Tue - Jul 7, 2020: Malawi Legend Maduka Appointed Celtic Head Coach - AllAfrica News: Malawi
[Nyasa Times] Malawi's football legend John Maduka has been appointed new head coach for South Africa's Absa Premier Soccer League ((PSL) side Bloemfontein Celtic.
- Tue - Jul 7, 2020: Senator Moi Delivers Goodwill Message to Chakwera - Urges for Stronger Kenya-Malawi Ties - AllAfrica News: Malawi
[Nyasa Times] Kenyan senator Gideon Moi on Monday paid a courtesy call to newly-elected president, Lazarus Chakwera in Lilongwe after attending his inauguration ceremony at Kamuzu Barracks.
- Tue - Jul 7, 2020: Tanzania Veep Hails Chakwera's Resolve to Root Out Corruption in Malawi - AllAfrica News: Malawi
[Nyasa Times] Tanzania's Vice President Samia Suluhu Hassan says Malawi has set an exemplary maturity of democracy for Africa and that President Lazarus Chakwera's resolve to root out corruption is admirable.