Malawi was a British protectorate called Nyasaland from 1891 and was a part of the Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland from 1891 until 1963. It became an independent Commonwealth state under Hastings Banda in 1964 and a republic in 1966
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- Thousands of Malawians have been lining up here for hours, under a scorching sun, waiting for hand outs.
- Here it's easy to forget that 65% of Malawians live on less than one US dollar a day.
- I have published several poems, short stories and literary features in Malawian national newspapers.
Pronunciation: /-wēən/adjective & noun
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