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  1. Tanzania Calls for Review of Nile Agreement

    23 Jun 2014- 10:04 by OOSKAnews Correspondent DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania Tanzanian Foreign Minister Bernard Membe has called for a review of the 2010 Nile Basin Cooperative Framework Agreement, also know as the Entebbe Accord, in order to accommodate Egypt’s ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/25/2014 - 11:50

  2. Tanzania Calls for Revision to Entebbe Agreement

    29 May 2014- 10:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent KAMPALA, Uganda The Tanzanian government on May 26th called for revisions to the Entebbe Legal Framework Agreement on Nile water sharing. The agreement, signed in 2010 by six upstream Nile Basin countries, is ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/29/2014 - 10:09

  3. Malawi, Tanzania Fail Again to Resolve Lake Border Dispute

    25 Mar 2014- 10:10 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LILONGWE, Malawi The latest round of talks between Malawi and Tanzania to resolve their dispute over Lake Malawi ended in deadlock last week. At a two-day meeting in Maputo, Mozambique, mediated by the Souther ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/26/2014 - 11:03

  4. Malawi to Hold Public Hearings on Oil Exploration on Disputed Lake

    20 Jan 2014- 10:11 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LILONGWE, Malawi The Malawian government plans to hold public hearings on an environmental and social impact assessment report by UK-based Surestream Petroleum on its proposed oil exploration on Lake Malawi. T ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/23/2014 - 13:25

  5. Malawi Opposition Vows to Reclaim Contested Lake

    12 Sep 2013- 10:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LILONGWE, Malawi Malawi’s opposition Malawi Congress Party (MCP) has vowed that if it is voted into power in next year’s general elections, it will “fully reclaim” the disputed Lake Malawi, part of which is al ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/12/2013 - 10:06

  6. Malawi Protests Tanzanian Plans to Deploy Passenger Vessels on Disputed Lake

    3 Jun 2013- 10:06 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LILONGWE, Malawi The effort to resolve the territorial dispute between Malawi and Tanzania faces a new hurdle, with Malawi protesting plans by its neighbor to deploy two passenger ships on disputed Lake Malawi, ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 06/03/2013 - 10:06

  7. Tanzania Says Malawi Has Returned to Lake Border Dispute Talks

    Tanzania on May 4 announced that its neighbor, Malawi, has returned to talks aimed at finding a solution to the border dispute over Lake Malawi, also known as Lake Nyasa. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/07/2013 - 10:21

  8. Botswana, South Africa Ex-Presidents Join Lake Malawi Mediation

    The former presidents of Botswana and South Africa-- Festus Mogae and Thabo Mbeki, respectively-- have joined the mediation group working to resolve the border dispute between Malawi and Tanzania over Lake Malawi, also know as Lake Nyasa. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/11/2013 - 10:02

  9. Malawi Denies Pulling Out of Lake Border Dispute Mediation

    The Malawian government on April 6 denied that it was pulling out of the mediation effort in its territorial dispute with Tanzania. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 04/08/2013 - 10:34

  10. Malawian Researcher Finds Lake Malawi Is a Shared Resource

    Despite Malawi’s territorial claims, Lake Malawi, also known as Lake Nyasa, is in fact a shared water resource with Tanzania, according to a Malawian researcher, who spoke on condition of anonymity. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 03/20/2013 - 08:45

  11. Peer Review Urges Peaceful Resolution to Malawi-Tanzania Dispute

    As a panel of former African heads of state prepares to mediate the dispute between Tanzania and Malawi over ownership of Lake Malawi, also known as Lake Nyasa, a peer review mechanism the two countries to resolve the matter amicably. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/07/2013 - 10:17

  12. Malawi Army Promises to Defend Border; SADC Mediators Pledge to Resolve Lake Malawi Dispute

    Malawi Defense Force (MDF) Commander General Henry Odillo last week assured Malawian citizens living in border areas, including the area around Lake Malawi, that his troops will continually patrol the country’s boundaries and protect residents. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/02/2013 - 09:40

  13. Malawi Awards New Lake Exploration License to South Africa's SacOil

    The Malawi government has awarded a new offshore petroleum license to South African firm SacOil Holdings Ltd. that will allow the company to explore for oil in Lake Malawi, Mines Minister John Bande confirmed this week. ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/19/2012 - 09:33

  14. Malawi, Tanzania Officials to Meet Mozambique’s Ex-President on Border Dispute Mediation

    High-ranking government officials from Malawi and Tanzania have agreed to travel to Mozambique next week, where they will ask former Mozambican President Joachim Chisano to mediate in the two countries’ ongoing border dispute over Lake Malawi, also known ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 12/13/2012 - 09:24

  15. Malawi, Tanzania Fail To Resolve Lake Malawi Border Dispute, Africa Ex-Presidents to Mediate

    Talks between Malawi and Tanzania to resolve their border dispute over Lake Malawi ended in a deadlock last week. On November 17, Malawian Information Minister Moses Kunkuyu announced that the two countries had agreed to “file a request for mediation by f ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/19/2012 - 10:21