Historical Dictionary of Malawi (Historical Dictionaries of Africa)

By Owen J. M. Kalinga

Malawi, confirmed because the British protectorate of Nyasaland in 1891, received its independence in 1964 and moved instantly into 3 a long time of one-party rule. because the mid-1990s, besides the fact that, the rustic has held multi-party elections, as directed via its structure, and President Bingu wa Mutharika is at the moment serving his moment time period. The fourth version of the Historical Dictionary of Malawi, now newly extended and up-to-date, covers a variety of parts in Malawi background, together with the increase and fall of kingdom structures, non secular and socio-political routine, the economic system, surroundings, transportation, struggle, sickness, and normal sciences. writer Owen J. M. Kalinga charts advancements from pre-history to the post-Banda Malawi, from Tom Bokwito to James Sangala, and from the UMCA project at Magomero to the second one time period of Bingu wa Mutharika's presidency, paying specific recognition to the contributors, teams, groups, and forces that experience molded this South African country.

The dictionary itself includes over 1,000 cross-referenced entries on the most important points of Malawi historical past, and it's the so much large single-volume reference paintings on Malawi to be had. as well as the dictionary entries, Kalinga presents a chronology containing vital dates and occasions and an informative bibliographical part equipped by means of topic. the ultimate a part of the bibliography supplies the reader a listing of present and out of date newspapers and periodicals regarding Malawi, a terrific source for extra examine. This newly up to date variation is a wonderful entry element for college students, researchers, and someone eager to be aware of extra approximately Malawi.

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KOTA KOTA RICE GROWERS CO-OPERATIVE UNION (KKRGCU). shaped in 1962 whilst the Kota Kota Rice buying and selling Ltd. closed, the KKRGCU, with the Kilupula Rice Growers Co-operative Union, grew to become the biggest rice manufacturers and exporters within the Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland. Like so much government-affiliated agricultural cooperatives in Malawi, the KKRGCU used to be liquidated in 1968. KOTA KOTA RICE buying and selling LTD. deliberate in 1938–39 and starting operations in 1945, this used to be a government-backed advertisement main issue that received paddy rice from manufacturers within the Kota Kota (Nkhotakota) district and processed it on the market in the colony and for export, more often than not to Southern and northern Rhodesia.

1959 January–February: NAC nonviolent crusade opposed to Federation and colonial rule. three March: “Operation dawn” is introduced. The governor publicizes a kingdom of emergency; Dr. Banda and plenty of NAC officers and contributors are arrested. May–July: Devlin fee investigates and studies. September: First Malawians on government Council are appointed. The Malawi Congress social gathering (MCP) is shaped. The Malawi information is demonstrated. Lazalo Mkhosi Jere, Inkosi Ya Makosi M’Mbelwa II, dies and is succeeded by means of his son Makamaka Maxon Jere.

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