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Banda, Hastings Kamuzu

Line breaks: Has|tings Ka¦muzu Banda
Pronunciation: /ˈbandə
 
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Definition of Banda, Hastings Kamuzu in English:

( 1906–97), Malawian statesman, Prime Minister 1964–94 and the first President of the Republic of Malawi 1966–94. Banda was defeated in Malawi’s first multiparty elections in 1994; the following year he was acquitted on charges of murdering four political opponents.

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