Malawi’s Mutharika Re-Elected to 2nd Term in Tight Race

Malawi's President Peter Mutharika narrowly won re-election with 38% of the votes in last week's polls, the electoral commission declared Monday.

Mutharika's victory was announced in Blantyre, Malawi's largest city, immediately after the High Court in Lilongwe, the capital, threw out an injunction preventing the …

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Malawi’s Mutharika Re-Elected to 2nd Term in Tight Race

Malawi's President Peter Mutharika narrowly won re-election with 38% of the votes in last week's polls, the electoral commission declared Monday.

Mutharika's victory was announced in Blantyre, Malawi's largest city, immediately after the High Court in Lilongwe, the capital, threw out an injunction preventing the …

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South Africa’s Ramaphosa Sworn Into Office

Cyril Ramaphosa was sworn into office Saturday as South Africa's president before regional leaders and some 30,000 spectators in Pretoria, the capital.

"I am humbled by the trust you have bestowed upon me," Ramaphosa said, "and I am also aware of the challenges our country …

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Heads of United Nations Funds, Programmes Stress Commitment to Development System Reforms, as Economic and Social Council Concludes Operational Activities Segment

Executive Heads of four of the funds, programmes and entities that make up the United Nations development system underscored their commitment to reforms in support of the Sustainable Development Goals on the final day of the Economic and Social Council's annual segment on operational activities …

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