HowAfrica joined the entire Africans home and diaspora to celebrate with the people of Republic of Malawi on this Independence Day Celebration.
Malawi, a landlocked country in southeastern Africa, is defined by its topography of highlands split by the Great Rift Valley and enormous Lake Malawi. The lake’s southern end falls within Lake Malawi National Park – sheltering diverse wildlife from colorful fish to baboons – and its clear waters are popular for diving and boating. Peninsular Cape Maclear is known for its beach resorts.
It is bordered by Zambia to the northwest, Tanzania to the northeast, and Mozambique on the east, south and west. The country is separated from Tanzania and Mozambique by Lake Malawi.
Dialing code: +265
President: Peter Mutharika
Currency: Malawian kwacha
Population: 16.36 million (2013) World Bank