Tag Archives: Lake Malawi

Dozen Missing With Boat Sink In Lake Malawi Sailing From Mbamba Bay To Nkhata Bay

About a dozen people have died sinking in Lake Malawi on Saturday, in dawn hours, after a Tanzanian boat sailing from Mbamba Bay to Nkhata Bay in Malawi drowned. Malawi News Ageny has confirmed the news adding passengers had last talked to people at around 3 a.m. from Nkhata Bay. Outgoing Assistant Surveyor of Vessels is responsible for Likoma Island ...

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Malawi Arrests 13 Tanzanians For Illegal Transport Of Goods

Sixteen people have been arrested and a 40 horse power Tanzanian engine boat too has been confiscated by Malawi Police in Karonga alleged illegal transportation of goods from the country. According to Karonga Police Station Officer Roderick Mpeta the arrests and confiscation happened in the early hours of Friday at Mufwa Lodge. Thirteen of the arrested are Tanzanian nationals and ...

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Lake Nyasa mediation team to visit Dar es Salaam

As the mediation team on the wrangle over sovereignty of Lake Nyasa is expected in the country next week, the government has maintained its position ...

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Tanzania Govt to state position on Malawi on Friday

The government will Friday announce its position following Malawi’s decision to pull out of mediations on the border row between the two countries and instead opted to take ...

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War will not solve Lake Nyasa dispute

On February 28, The Nyasa Times of Malawi, an online publication that credits itself for publishing ‘breaking news’ about the country, published a ‘Special Editorial’ entitled: &#...

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Malawi, Tanzania border spat talks resume next week

Blantyre, Malawi – The stalled border dispute talks between Malawi and Tanzania are set to resume next week, a senior Malawi government official has disclosed. ‘We are meeting in Tanzania from the 15th to the 17th (November),’ said Foreign Affairs Minister Ephraim Mganda Chiume. Tanzania is claiming half of Lake Malawi, dismissing the 1890 Anglo-German treaty (Holigoland Treaty) that gave ...

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