Lost Opportunity as Malawi, Tanzania Fail to Discuss Lake Malawi
During his two-day state visit to Malawi, President John Magufuli and Malawi President Peter Mutharika discussed and signed a wide range of agreements including trade, but avoided discussing Lake Malawi that nearly caused a war between the neighbors five years ago, over the ownership of the oil and gas-rich lake.
Malawi President Peter Mutharika and Tanzanian President John Magufuli
The two countries are meeting in Lilongwe to try to solve the Lake Nyasa ownership dispute which at some point drove them to the verge of war. Read more »
The row between Lilongwe and Tanzania over who owns Lake Nyasa has reportedly escalated and turned into a fully-fledged diplomatic row, worsening the deteriorating relationship ... Read more »
The border dispute on the lake between Malawi and Tanzania is partly related to the unconfirmed but promising potential for huge oil and gas reserves under its shores. Perhaps more ... Read more »
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