Responding to SADC report that over 1.1 million Malawians will be impacted by hunger and food insecurity between October 2019 and March 2020, South Africa-based Prophet Shepherd Bushiri has announced his church's resumption of free maize distribution in Malawi, warning politicians against blocking it, as was done previously.
Prophet Shepherd Bushiri at his previous maize distribution exercise, seen carrying a bag of maize when he donated the grain to hunger stricken Malawians.
Southern Africa: Over 41 Million People in Southern Africa are Food Insecure
Namibia Economist, 12 July 2019
A regional food security assessment indicates that southern Africa has a cereal deficit of more than 5.4 million tonnes this year following a subdued 2018/19 farming season. Read more »
Malawi News Agency, 22 March 2019
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Shepherd Bushiri and his wife Mary Bushiri were arrested by the Hawks on charges of fraud and money laundering and have remained in police custody since then. They are expected to ... Read more »