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President Dr Joyce Banda assures to carry out SADC goals

Posted on 18 Aug 2013 at 11:58pm

The President of Malawi, Joyce Banda,  Saturday in Lilongwe, Malawi, reaffirmed her country’s support to carry out the objectives of SADC, stipulated in the charter on the creation of this institution.

Joyce Banda who was speaking at the opening of the 33th summit of Heads of State and Government of the Southern Africa Development Community (SADC), said that the country will engage in promotion of peace, political stability and improve the living standards of citizens.

A president, who is taking up the destinies of the organisation for a one year period, said she will rely on the support of all member States in the continued implementation of the projects.

Joyce Banda paid…

Malawi, Ready for the SADC summit

Posted on 08 Aug 2013 at 10:30am

Government has finalized preparations for the Southern African Development Community (SADC) Summit which will take place in Lilongwe, Malawi, this month, Malawi News Agency (Mana) has established.

In an interview with Mana, Minister of Information and Civic Education Moses Kunkuyu said they were through with all the necessary preparations.

‘’Member states will start arriving in Malawi this weekend. We are ready for the summit,’’ Kunkuyu said.

He commended all people who were involved in the meetings Government organized for various departments, saying…

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Malawi and Mozambique amend electricity deal.

Posted on 16 Jan 2013 at 2:58pm

Malawi and Mozambique have amended their electricity deal to create a “win-win” situation for both countries, Malawi’s government confirmed on Wednesday.

Malawi’s secretary for energy, Winford Masanjala, confirmed that in the new deal both countries can either import or export to each other depending on excess power.

Under the previous deal, Malawi was only allowed to import electricity from Mozambique but not export the same if it had excess power.

Currently Malawi is unable to export power because it has a deficit in its generation capacity. The country’s demand stands at 300…

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