Monday, March 30, 2020

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Rise of Africa’s Women of Power

Across the world, women make up about half the population yet they never come close to holding 50 percent of the positions of power...

Two Nigerians Among Forbes ‘Africa Person of...

Aliko Dangote, Tony Elumelu, and 3 other Africans have been nominated for the 2012 Forbes Africa Person of the Year award. The other three...

African Nations Balancing U.S., China Aid, Influence

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton praised Malawi's leaders Sunday for reforms in the impoverished African nation before arriving in South Africa for...

Malawi President Banda to Address African First...

It is expected to be an edifice for peace and conflict resolution in 12 months when it is projected to be completed. However, the foundation...

Malawi President Joyce Banda Boycotts African Union...

President Joyce Banda of Malawi will not attend the African Union (AU) summit that was moved to Ethiopia after she said her country did...

African Union Summit Cancellation Prompted By President...

July’s African Union summit in Malawi has been cancelled, due to controversy regarding the attendance of Sudan President Omar al-Bashir. Bashir is currently facing...

Malawi’s President Joyce Banda Vows To Legalize...

President Joyce Banda has said she wants Malawi to overturn its ban on homosexual acts - the first African country to do so since...

Meet Joyce Banda, Malawi’s First Female President

Something refreshingly new is taking place in Malawi—in the form of a dress. Women’s rights campaigner and former vice president, Joyce Banda, has been sworn...