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Malawi

Malawi

a republic in southern africa east of zambia. Its capital is lilongwe. It was formerly called nyasaland. This region was visited by livingstone in 1859. It became a british protectorate in 1891, part of the federation of rhodesia and nyasaland in 1953, and independent in 1964. It takes its name from the malavi people whose name means flames, possibly referring to the reflection of the rising sun on lake malawi. Its former name nyasaland is from the malawi word for lake.


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... Tanzania , its also known from Zanzibar but is quite rare there. The Mozambique Spitting Cobra also occurs south of lake Tanganjika in Malawi , and southern Zambia . In East Africa can Mozambique Spitting Cobras been found below 1000 m altitude, but in Southern Africa are they also ...

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