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    Umrah Trips in Ramadhan for Female Winners of the Prophet’s Family and Companions Competition

    It is now official. Female winners of the prophet’s family and companions’ competition are to be rewarded with Umrah trips in Ramadhan instead of Hajj (pilgrimage). This was announced by Sheikh Muhammad Muaz Nadwi, Principal of Blantyre Islamic Mission and country supervisor of the competition, at a prize presentation ceremony for the winners of the […]

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    Muslim Hands, Malawi Govt Unite for the Needy

    Education is said to be a solution to many problems as evidenced in many developing, not talk of already developed countries. Educated citizens contribute to meaningful and sustainable development of their families as well as their countries. However, the standards of education in many African countries are very low. Malawi is no exception. Another challenge […]

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    To Our Malawi Army, Thank You Regardless of How Late I am

    ‘Who is your colonial master? ’ asked a middle-aged filling station attendant, ‘I don’t have one,’ I retorted. ‘Of course you have one, must be those so called British or French nobles, ’ he insisted. ‘Mr Aleaddin,’ I said, ‘ I don’t think you exactly know what you are talking about, Malawi gained its independence […]

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    Nampate Mosque Wears New Face

    Muslim Association of Malawi (MAM) has engaged itself in the projects of constructing mosques across the country and asked all the Muslims in the country to support the current MAM leadership if they want the abundant developments to the Islamic community in particular and the nation as a whole to continue.

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    All Set for Malawi’s Ziyara Parade

    He was born in the house of his uncle, Abu Talib, in the “quarter” of Banu Hashim in Makkah, on the 12th of Rabi al-Awal ( the Year of the Elephant) , a date which corresponded to June 8, 570 AD (Christian Calendar). It was Monday and according to present Pakistani time.It was 4:20 AM […]

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    YALI Regional Leadership Center Southern Africa Call for Applications

    The Regional Leadership Center Southern Africa is now receiving applications for Cohort One. Deadline for applications is December 18, 2015, 17:00 SAST. To submit an application, please go to our website  http://www.yalisouthernafrica.org/, click on Applications, Application Form, and complete the form online. Make sure to upload all attachments as requested. What is the YALI Regional […]

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    Malawi’s One Year of Bumpy Road to Economic Recovery

    The second coming of Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), under the newly elected state president professor Peter Mutharika, gave some new hope to many Malawians.  Among others, many Malawians hoped that the captaincy of Peter Mutharika, the younger brother to the late Bingu wa mutharika would work wonders to resuscitate the ailing economy the way it […]