Malawi analysts look for improved politics, economy in 2013

From Face of Malawi Sat Dec 29 2012, 04:25:34

Malawi political scientists and human rights campaigners are looking back at 2012 as a year of both progress and setbacks. Over the past 12 months, Malawi gained its first woman president after the death of president Bingu wa Mutharika. And, though the economy grew slowly, there was a return of donors who had withdrawn aid [...]

[view whole blog post ]
 See More    |     Report Abuse


You might also be interested in the following news stories:

West Africa:   Ebola Exposes Shocking Gaps (news)
Thomson Reuters Foundation
21 August 2014

A decade ago, scientists would have laughed at the idea of Ebola as a public health emergency of international concern. Today, they are shocked at the glaring gaps the deadly virus has exposed in the ... [read more]

Senegal:   Dakar Closes Border Over Ebola (news)
Deutsche Welle
22 August 2014

Senegal has closed its border with Guinea and imposed controls for boats and ships hailing from Ebola-hit countries Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia. South Africa has imposed similar measures for ... [read more]

Botswana:   Court Orders Free HIV Meds for Foreign Prisoners (press release)
Southern Africa Litigation Centre
22 August 2014

Today, the Botswana High Court ordered the government to provide anti-retroviral (ARV) treatment to HIV-positive, foreign prisoners at state expense. [read more]



blogAfrica is allAfrica.com's platform to help you keep an ear on the African blogosphere. We draw diverse voices from around the world who post regularly and insightfully about African issues. Bloggers, submit your blog's rss-feed!