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Coordinates: 13°30′S 34°00′E / 13.500°S 34.000°E / -13.500; 34.000

Malawi (/məˈlɔːwi/, /məˈlɑːwi/ or /ˈmæləwi/; Chichewa: [maláβi] or [maláwi]), officially the Republic of Malawi, is a landlocked country in southeast Africa that was formerly known as Nyasaland. 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. Malawi is over 118,000 km2 (45,560 sq mi) with an estimated population of 16,777,547 (July 2013 est.). Its capital is Lilongwe, which is also Malawi's largest city; the second largest is Blantyre and the third is Mzuzu. The name Malawi comes from the Maravi, an old name of the Nyanja people that inhabit the area. The country is also nicknamed "The Warm Heart of Africa".

Malawi is among the smallest countries in Africa. Lake Malawi takes about a third of Malawi's area.

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World Bank guarantees US$24m financing for Malawi solar-plus-storage project

Energy Storage News 26 Jul 2022
The co-located solar and storage project in Malawi ... The project recently entered commercial operations, as reported by, and is the first grid-connected utility-scale co-located project in sub-Saharan Africa and the first utility-scale battery in Malawi....

Malawi government, Huawei commission national data center

Xinhua 22 Jul 2022
BLANTYRE, Malawi, July 22 (Xinhua) -- The Malawian government and Chinese information and communications technology (ICT) company Huawei have commissioned Malawi's first-ever National Data Center ... The president commended Huawei's contribution to promoting digitization and bridging the digital gap in Malawi ... News....

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