Government ‘bows out’ of Raiply concession, retains plantation land

By Collins Mtika The Malawi government has formally given exclusive rights to Raiply Malawi Limited.

Collecting water dangerous for women and girls

Villages in Malawi subjected to intermittent and unreliable water supply for the past 22 years.

Saudi mining firm buys seven Malawian companies

By Collins Mtika Ma’aden, Saudi Arabia’s largest mining company has acquired an 85 percent c

Facts & Figures


Population 18.09 million

Number of districts 28

Gross Domestic Product 5.442 billion USD

The total land area 94,280 Km2

Life Expectancy 63.80 years

Urban population is 16.6 %