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Madonna Adopts Twin Girls From Malawi

AFRICANGLOBE - American singer Madonna adopted two four-year-old twin girls from Malawi on Tuesday, a court official in Lilongwe told reporters, taking the number of children she has adopted from the country to four.

Freeing African Minds

AFRICANGLOBE - While Madonna is being re-embraced by Malawi, Steve Biko is being forgotten in South Africa. These events point to a long trend in Africa’s way of thinking that desperately needs to be reversed if the continent is to escape its subservient role in the global system.

Malawi’s President Moves To Scrap Elections; Will Step Down

AFRICANGLOBE - Malawi President Joyce Banda has ordered the nullification of presidential and parliamentary election results, citing what she says are irregularities. The president says the action is in accordance with constitutional power given to her, but legal experts say the law that President Banda has used is irrelevant.

Africa’s 5 Best Performing Economies 2013

AFRICANGLOBE - Despite the negative impact of global economic crises, the size of the African economy has more than tripled since 2000. The continent also hold bright prospects, with many countries in Africa set to continue recording high economic growth levels in the future.

Malawi Signs $600m Energy Agreement With China

AFRICANGLOBE - Malawi and China have signed two energy deals that would facilitate enhanced generation of electricity power totaling $667.233 million.

Zimbabwe and Malawi Rekindles Close Relationship

AFRICANGLOBE - Malawian President Mrs. Joyce Banda jetted into Zimbabwe yesterday afternoon on a five-day State visit during which she is scheduled to officially open the 54th edition of the Zimbabwe International Trade Fair in Bulawayo on Friday.

Malawi And Its Beautiful Lakes

AFRICANGLOBE - Known as the warm heart of Africa, Malawi offers pleasant scenery and incredibly friendly people. The picturesque Malawi is dominated by one of the most beautiful lakes in Africa, Lake Malawi, which is located in a stunning mountainous setting, surrounded by white sand beaches. Malawi also hosts national parks offering good opportunities for adventurous safari.

3 African Countries Ranked Among Top Tourist Destinations In The World

AFRICANGLOBE - Mozambique, Malawi and Rwanda have been named among the top tourist destinations in the world and among the top ten adventurous places...

The Magic of Mumbo Island

After a long, hot and sleepless safari in Malawi,Dale Morris relaxes in the ultimate romantic location on the country’s calm, crystal-clear lake. Don't get me...

Malawi Checks China’s African Advance

The move in Malawi to close down Chinese businesses outside of the four major cities has been condemned as xenophobic by some organisations. A...

Malawi Refuses to Host AU Summit After Request to Welcome Bashir

Malawi has cancelled hosting of an African Union (AU) summit next month after the continental body insisted that the Southern African nation allows Sudan's...

Malawi to Block Visit by Sudan’s Al-Bashir

President Joyce Banda of Malawi announced on Friday that Sudan's president, Omer Al-Bashir, is not welcome to attend an African Union (AU) summit in...

African Union Game Changer

South Africa's Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma will be an unexpected beneficiary of the death of Malawi's Bingu wa Mutharika last week, and of the consequent major...

Malawi Gives Africa Its 2nd Female President

The continent of Africa now has a second woman holding the top leadership role in her country. Joyce Banda was sworn in Saturday as...

Malawi Should Arrest Al-Bashir

Malawi should arrest Sudan's President Omar al-Bashir on an international war crimes warrant if he visits the country for a trade summit this week, Human Rights Watch said on Thursday.