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Bingu wa Mutharika

Date of Birth: 24/02/1934
Place of Birth: Thyolo, Nyasaland
Died: 05/04/2012


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Diplomacy by other means

Rarely does a week go by without front-page coverage in the state newspapers of Mugabe’s latest foray: greeting Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika at the Group of Fourteen meeting in Tehran Iran then a quick ‘shopover’ for Grace Mugabe in Dubai United Arab Emirates; gatecrashing the World Economic Forum meeting in Dar es Salaam Tanzania at which Mutambara and Tsvangirai were invited participants last month; a wedding party in Malawi with his ally President Bingu wa Mutharika; a visit to Senegal ably facilitated by Ambassador Trudy Stevenson (nominated by the Movement for Democratic Change MDC); and attending the World Cup kick-off in Soweto on 11 June...


ALEKE KADONAPHANI BANDA 1939–2010

Yet he should also earn credit for some of the policies that have created economic well-being under Bingu wa Mutharika especially the fertiliser and seed subsidies which have massively boosted farm production...


No one writes to the Colonel

Instead Malawi’s President Bingu wa Mutharika took over on 1 February with a call for food security across the continent and practical measures to eliminate childhood malnutrition – the cause of physical stunting and mental underdevelopment for perhaps a third of Africa’s infants – within five years...


Deconstructing Chindia

‘I am a product of India ’ Malawi’s President Bingu wa Mutharika Chairman of the 53-member African Union and a graduate of Delhi University said in January...


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Mohammad Hamid Ansari

Ties abound between India and the three countries: Vedanta is the largest foreign investor in Zambia Malawi’s President Bingu wa Mutharika was educated at Delhi University and Botswana has a long history of military cooperation with the Indian army...


The rise and rise of ethnic politics

The star attraction of the Lhomwe cultural festival last month was President Bingu wa Mutharika: his presence reflects his growing use of his own ethnic identity to mobilise political support...


Seeking power

In the meantime President Bingu wa Mutharika moves from strength to strength boosted by his massive election victory last May...


Glass houses

Questions have arisen about the financing of President Bingu wa Mutharika's palace and mausoleum in Thyolo District...


On top and in charge

After his victory in the 19 May elections President Bingu wa Mutharika and his Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) dominate Malawi's political scene (AC Vol 50 No 11)...


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