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Felix Mponda

Felix Mponda

    Dream turns sour for Ethiopian migrants jailed in Malawi
    Dream turns sour for Ethiopian migrants jailed in Malawi
    "This prison is hell on earth. We are in prison despite paying the fine," a tearful 15-year-old Eyasu Tadiya told Agence France-Presse inside Dedza...
    Zuma congratulates Malawi's new president
    Zuma congratulates Malawi's new president
    President Jacob Zuma on Saturday congratulated Peter Mutharika, president-elect of Malawi, on his successful election.
    SADC toasts to Mugabe, calls for an end to Zimbabwe sanctions
    SADC toasts to Mugabe, calls for an end to Zimbabwe sanctions
    Wrapping up its annual summit, the 15-nation Southern African Development Community (SADC) on Sunday called for "the lifting of all forms of...
    Malawi worker export to S Korea dubbed 'modern-day slavery'
    Malawi worker export to S Korea dubbed 'modern-day slavery'
    Malawi's popular gospel musician Joseph Alfazema has quit his singing career, at least for now, for a job as an unskilled agricultural labourer...
    Malawi ex-ministers arrested over 'coup plot'
    Malawi ex-ministers arrested over 'coup plot'
    The group are accused of trying to prevent then vice-president Joyce Banda from coming to power last year, after the death of president Bingu wa...
    Malawi riots a harbinger of change
    Malawi riots a harbinger of change
    The deadly anti-government riots against President Bingu wa Mutharika in Malawi are a signal that public anger will not be silenced in this...
    Malawi takes it down a notch, says 'hero' funeral can go ahead
    Malawi takes it down a notch, says 'hero' funeral can go ahead
    Authorities in Malawi have relented on a mass funeral for eight people killed during anti-government riots in the town of Mzuzu, after thousands of...
    Malawi's 'witches' challenge colonial-era sorcery law
    Malawi's 'witches' challenge colonial-era sorcery law
    When Kanthukako Supaunyolo's grandson woke up in the night with a nosebleed, his parents were enraged by what they saw as a bad omen and a certain...
    Malawi election to give public verdict on political feud
    Malawi election to give public verdict on political feud
    Malawi's presidential elections on Tuesday will give voters their first say on a years-long power struggle that has paralysed the government after...
    Malawi health service ailing from brain drain
    Malawi health service ailing from brain drain
    For Malawian nurse Hilda Maganga, the financial pull of a spell in a ward in Britain is close to overwhelming her desire to tend to patients in her...
    Watchdog: Crumbling Zim ripe for corruption
    Watchdog: Crumbling Zim ripe for corruption
    Zimbabwe's failing economy and collapsing services have provided an environment ripe for graft, with the impoverished country's woes facilitating...
    Zimbabwe farmers face bleak future
    Zimbabwe farmers face bleak future
    Despite putting on a brave face at the annual Zimbabwe Agricultural Show, farmers in Africa's one-time breadbasket face a bleak future as they...