Unsafe terminations in Malawi may be curbed after a new law is enacted, but it’s just the first step
As humanitarian organisations sound the alarm over high malnutrition rates among Malawi's prisoners, one woman is trying to help keep inmates alive.
The government's focus on small-scale irrigation has given hope and sustenance to some districts.
Some rain has fallen yet crop yields are still expected to be poor, but aid programmes have opened the door to a more sustainable future.
Health workers steal drugs that are bought by smugglers and sold to fearful "illegal" foreigners.
We’ll deliver your baby but sepsis control is your problem, say the country’s rural clinics.
Nursing the hungry: How one Catholic nun has taken Malawi's prisoners under her wing
Will rape survivors finally be able to have legal abortions?
Water-fed gardens in Malawi ward off starvation – for now
Malawi drought: "I'm pregnant, but I've got nothing to eat."
Maternity in Malawi is a DIY gamble
Malawi ARVs traded on Jozi's streets
Not up to the daily dilemma of what to pack your little ones for lunch? Beef up your children’s lunch boxes with these quick tips.
Thousands of women are lured from Nigeria to Italy annually by the promise of a new life, only to find themselves trapped in the sex trade.
As the death toll rises, we look at the people, the policies and the politicians at the centre of this national tragedy.
Bhekisisa means "to scrutinise" in Zulu
In South Africa, Zulu patients who would like to be thoroughly assessed by a doctor, would ask the physician to "bhekisisa" them.