The floods have killed 117 people, up from at least 84 dead a week ago, according to Mozambique's deputy health minister.
Aid is desperately needed in Malawi and Mozambique following flash floods, which have destroyed vast tracts of crops and left hundreds of thousands homeless.
Since the flooding started, 13 999 households have been affected, 69 995 people rendered homeless, and 48 lives have so far been lost.
A group of civil society organisations has delivered a 100-day ultimatum to the state calling for financial and electoral reforms.
After failing to justify the salary hikes of top officials President Peter Mutharika imposes suspensions on increases due to outcry of ailing economy.
Civil society organisations want Gertrude Mutharika to return all contributions she solicited for the launch of her nonprofit trust.
Responding to graft allegations levelled against her, former Malawian president Joyce Banda claims she has evidence of pressure to "implicate" her.
After suspending aid to Malawi, Germany has funded an investigation into the biggest financial scandal in Malawi's history.
Malawi's going to need more than the Lake of Stars festival to provide the dramatic tourist boost it's in dire need of, writes Zodwa Kumalo-Valentine.
A change of presidents has skewed the playing field for a South African defence company
President Peter Mutharika has shot down Cabinet ministers' request for a 600% salary hike to cover the higher cost of living.
Now in its 11th-year, the festival draws performers and audiences from all over the continent and beyond.
Illovo Malawi is locked in a dispute with farmers who claim it has occupied their land for decades.
Illovo Malawi is locked in a dispute with farmers who claim it has occupied their land for decades
What happened to the R54-million paid out for a timber mill that was never built?
Malawi - where more than half the population of 15-million live below the poverty line - on Sunday marks 50 years of freedom from colonial rule.
The Southern African Development Community's guidelines lean towards election observation rather than election management, writes Webster Zambara.
Newly inaugurated Malawian President Peter Mutharika has said he will seek to build relationships with countries such as Russia and China.
President Jacob Zuma has congratulated Peter Mutharika and assured him of South Africa's commitment to strengthening bilateral relations with Malawi.