Tanzania’s Military Ready in Malawi Border Dispute

Updated: Wed 8 Aug, 03:30 am 2012

The government has said it will exhaust all diplomatic channels in a border dispute with Malawi over Lake Nyasa, but the country's armed forces will be prepared to step in if diplomacy fails. read more »

Why Joyce Banda Lost Malawi Election

Updated: Tue 10 Jun, 09:51 am

While bookmakers believed the eleven-horse race would give Banda hot competition, very few expected her to lose after just over two years in power, writes The New Times' Kenneth Agutamba. read more »

Malawi Govt Urged to End Child Marriage

Updated: Mon 10 Mar, 06:25 am

President Joyce Banda has been urged to address child marriage in a country where one in two girls marries before the age of 18 due to widespread poverty and a lack of opportunities. read more »