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An ongoing dispute over the hijab - a scarf worn by Muslim women and girls - took a violent turn in eastern Malawi leaving three people injured and property damaged, police confirmed on Tuesday.


The Malawi Police Service is investigating its officers over allegations of sexual offenses against female protesters during recent post-election demonstrations in the capital, Lilongwe.


Health authorities in Malawi have dismissed as false reports that first Ebola case has been recorded in the country’s border district of Karonga.


Four Malawian protesters have been charged with the murder of a policeman who was stoned to death during clashes between pro- and anti-government demonstrators outside the capital Lilongwe, police said Saturday.


The police were unprovoked when they fired tear gas at protesters gathering for the march, protest leader and reverend MacDonald Sembereka said. Malawi's President Arthur Peter Mutharika waves to ...


Thousands of people gathered in three cities in Malawi Wednesday to call for the sacking of the head of the electoral commission, as protests continue over May’s presidential election result.


Malawi's President Peter Mutharika ordered on Wednesday the country’s military to act with necessary force to stop protests aimed at shutting down airports and border posts on Aug. 26-30. "Without the borders, there is n...


Activists under the banner Joint Society Platform on Good Governance say they will hold nationwide marches to protest against the Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC).


The Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC), an organization behind the ongoing post-election protests in Malawi, announced here that their next move is to take the demonstrations to the country's airports and borders.


Malawian authorities were braced for violence on Tuesday as thousands of people gathered in the streets of the country’s main cities to demand the resignation of Jane Ansah, the head of the southern African nation’s elec...

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