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Learn 2 things you din't know about Africa. 
Learn 3 things you din't know about Africa.
Learn 3 things you din't know about Africa.
Preview(opens in a new tab) Publish… Add title On this day 26 February 2020 in Malawian and Tanzanian history, world history and which celebrities were born today!  By Michael Tembo Check out what happened in history on this day, who was born and much more! Read more This Day articles here AFRICA - [MALAWI] 2007 - Malawi'sice President pleaded innocent to charger if treason and conspiring Mulder the president at the start of his trial AFRICA - [TANZANIA] 1965 - West Germany ceased military aid to Tanzania. AFRICA - [DRC] 2002 - In Congo peace talks were suspended a day after the opening ceremony due to wrangling over which political parties would be allowed to participate. 2007 - The World Vision humanitarian group said that more than 50% of children in refugee camps around Africa's volatile Great Lakes area have experienced some form of sexual abuse. The data, collected in camps in the Burundi, Congo (DRC), Tanzania, northern Uganda and Rwanda, said widespread poverty made children vulnerable to abuses. AFRICA - [SOUTH AFRICA] 1910 - Gandhi supports the African People's Organisations resolution to declare the Prince of Wales day of arrival in South Africa a day of mourning, in protest against the South Africa Acts disenfranchisement of Indians, Coloureds and Africans 1907 - Louis Botha Het Volk Party wins a majority in the election in Transvaal, South Africa 1852 - British troopship Birkenhead sinks off South Africa, 458 die, 193 survive THE WORLD 1863 - Abraham Lincoln signs National Currency Act, establishes single national US Currency 1910 - Gandhi supports the African people's Organisation resolution to declare the Prince of Wales day of arrival in South Africa a day of mourning, in protest against the South Africa Acts disenfranchisement of Indians, Coloureds and Africans 1991 - Coalition planes bomb Iraqi forces retreating from Kuwait during the Gulf war, killing hundreds and creating the so-called Highway of Death. FAMOUS BIRTHDAY'S 1977 - James Wan, Malaysian-Australian film director (Saw, The Conjuring), born in Kuching, Malaysia 1874 - Honus Wagner, American Baseball Hall of Fame shortstop (8-time NL batting Champion), born in Chartiers Borough Pennsylvania FAMOUS FOOTBALL BIRTHDAY 1997 - Malcom INTERNATIONAL DAY OF: Visit our Malawian Facebook page here Visit our Tanzanian Facebook page here  Facebook URL https://www.facebook.com/TheNewsMalawi/ Embedded content from facebook.com can't be previewed in the editor.  Toggle panel: Sharing Settings - Social Web Suite Client Open publish panel On this day 26 February 2020 in Malawian and Tanzanian history, world history and which celebrities were born today!

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