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On this day in Malawi, Africa and the world
Check out what happened in history on this day, who was born and much more! AFRICA 1949 (Malawi) - Joyce Hilda Banda (née Mtila) was born on the 12th of April 1949. A Malawian politician who was the President of Malawi, She is the founder and leader of the People's Party, created in 2011. An educator and grassroots women's rights activist,...
On this day in Malawi, Africa and the world
Check out what happened in history on this day, who was born and much more! AFRICA 1997 (DRC) - In Zaire Mobuto dismissed prime minister Etienne Tshisekedo and installed a military commander as prime minister. THE WORLD 1454 - The City states of Venice, Milan and Florence sign a peace agreement at Lodi, Italy. 1521 - Martin Luther confronts the emperor Charles V, refusing...
On this day in Malawi, Africa and the world
Check out what happened in history on this day, who was born and much more! AFRICA  2012 (Malawi) - Malawian constitutional crisis occurred after senior members of the Democratic Progressive Party-led cabinet failed to notify the public of the death of the sitting president, Bingu wa Mutharika on April 5. Instead, cabinet ministers held a series of meetings in Lilongwe, Malawi without...
On this day in Malawi, Africa and the world
Check out what happened in history on this day, who was born and much more! AFRICA  1960 (Senegal) - Independence from France 1997 (DRC) -  Rebel forces captured Mbuji-Mayi, capital of Eastern Kasai province and home of Zaire’s diamond industry. Departing government troops looted the city and 100 people were killed in clashes between the retreating soldiers 2006 (DRC) -  Human Rights Watch said tens of...
On this day in Malawi, Africa and the world
Check out what happened in history on this day, who was born and much more! AFRICA  2009(Malawi) -  A Malawi judge rejected Madonna's request to adopt a second child from Malawi even though the country's child welfare minister had supported Madonna's application to raise the 3-year-old girl. 2003(DRC) - In northeastern Congo 966 people were killed in attacks by armed militants on villages in Ituri province....
On this day in Malawi, Africa and the world
Check out what happened in history on this day, who was born and much more! AFRICA 1990 (Malawi) -  The southern African Development Coordination Conference (SADCC) was established by 9 countries with the Lusaka declaration (Angola, Botswana, Lesotho, Malawi, Mozambique, Swaziland, Tanzania, Zambia, Zimbabwe). The main aim was coordinating development projects in order to lessen economic dependence on apartheid South Africa....
On this day in Malawi, Africa and the world
Check out what happened in history on this day, who was born and much more! AFRICA   2012 (Malawi) - The IMF again pressured impoverished Malawi to devalue its currency, which is trading on the black market at nearly double the official exchange rate. 1995 (TANZANIA) -  Tens of thousands of Rwandan refugees, fleeing violence in Burundi, began a two-day trek to sanctuary in Tanzania. 1999 (TANZANIA)...
Interesting facts about Africa
Africa is an amazing place. Made up of 54 countries, the most spoken language is Arabic, hottest continent, largest dessert and of course the most beautiful people. Here are a few things I bet you didn’t know about Africa. (1) The Nile River is the longest river in the world with a total length of 6,650 kilometres. (2) Africa has over 85% of...
On this day in Malawi, Africa and the world
Check out what happened in history on this day, who was born and much more! AFRICA    Malawi 2009-  in Zambia western nations and lending agencies meeting in Lusaka agreed a financing package of more than $1 billion to improve infrastructure in southern and central Africa at an investment conference meant to expand transport links and trade. Britain said it would separately provide 100...

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