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Queens beat South Africa to retain 1st position in Africa

‘We have done our part; the ball is now in Flames’ court,’ that seemed to be the message from the Queens today after they reclaimed their number one Africa spot and world’s fifth at the 2014 Glasgow Commonwealth Games. Queens, looking sharper, fired up and determined to shed every gallon of sweat on the Pool…

Muluzi appointed Commonwealth envoy

President Peter Mutharika has endorsed and pledged support to the appointment of former president Bakili Muluzi as Special Commonwealth envoy to Swaziland. Muluzi confirmed his appointment in an interview yesterday, saying he received the letter from Commonwealth secretary general Kamalesh Sharma and that he has already received a pledge of support from Mutharika. Said Muluzi:…

Commonwealth deploys election observers

The Commonwealth has deployed a team of 11 observers to the May 20 Tripartite Elections following an invitation from the Malawi Electoral Commission (MEC). The team, which conducted a similar mission in South Africa during the country’s elections last week, will be led by Botswana’s former vice-president Mompati Sebogodi Merafhe. According to a press statement,…