World Mar 13

Cyclone Freddy hits Blantyre
Cyclone Freddy claims more lives as it slams Malawi, Mozambique

An unrelenting Cyclone Freddy that is currently battering southern Africa has killed at least 56 people in Malawi and Mozambique since it struck the continent for a second time on Saturday night, authorities in both countries have confirmed.

Politics Mar 18

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken meets with Malawi's President Lazarus Chakwera at the State Department in Washington, U.S., March 18, 2022. Photo by Evan Vucci/Pool via REUTERS
WATCH: Secretary of State Antony Blinken hosts Malawian president

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken welcomed Malawian President Lazarus Chakwera to the State Department for bilateral talks on Friday. Watch the meeting in the player above. Blinken called Malawi “a remarkable democratic success story,” and applauded its opposition to…