Ken Lipenga

By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Feb 20th, 2013
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(Reuters) – Striking state workers in Malawi on Wednesday closed the main international airport in the capital Lilongwe over demands for better pay, piling pressure on President Joyce Banda who took office last year pledging painful economic reforms. Kenya Airways and Ethiopian Airlines cancell...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Apr 27th, 2012
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New Malawian President Joyce Banda has named her cabinet from several opposition parties, state radio said on Thursday, in a move to garner broad parliamentary support and woo donors back to the impoverished nation. Banda, who this week fired the central bank governor and earlier this month sacked th...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 2nd, 2012
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n IMF staff team, led by Mr. Tsidi Tsikata, concluded a two-week visit to Malawi today to conduct discussions for the 2012 Article IV consultation.1 The mission paid a courtesy call on His Excellency President Bingu wa Mutharika, and held discussions with Minister Ken Lipenga (Finance and Development...