MALAWI | MALAWI

17-Apr-2020 to 19:26

Malawi court injunction blocks 21-day lockdown

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Malawi's Human Rights Defenders Coalition (HRDC) has obtained an injunction to restrain the government from implementing a 21-day lockdown in a bid to stem the country's coronavirus infection rate.

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16-Apr-2020 to 23:31

World Bank approves $37m for Malawi's Covid-19 fight

APA-Lilongwe(Malawi) — The World Bank has approved $37million to support Covid-19 response in Malawi.

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14-Apr-2020 to 22:56

Malawi leader declares 21-day lockdown over Covid-19

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — President Peter Mutharika has declared a 21-day lockdown in Malawi where the new restrictions will last from April 18 to May 9 as his country intensifies efforts to head off Covid-19 which has claimed hundreds of thousands of lives worldwide.

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10-Apr-2020 to 13:44

Covid-19: Disease, like poverty, does not stay at home

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — A group of think-tankers from Europe and Africa are drawing global attention to the impact of Coronavirus in Africa which should change global politics.

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07-Apr-2020 to 14:38

Malawi confirms first COVID-19 death

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Malawi announced on Tuesday that it has registered one death from coronavirus and called for stricter adherence to measures to prevent the spreading of the deadly virus.

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07-Apr-2020 to 09:53

IMF unveils support for Malawi’s COVID-19 response

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — The International Monetary Fund will give US$150 million to Malawi as a contribution to the Southern African country’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic, a senior official announced on Tuesday.

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06-Apr-2020 to 16:43

Malawi VP donates entire salary to COVID-19 fight

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Malawi Vice President Saulos Chilima has committed his entire salary for the next three months towards the country's fight against coronavirus, his publicist announced on Monday.

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