Malawi. (Bradt Travel Guide).
Lonely Planet : Malawi, Mozambique and Zambia .
"Northern and Central Malawi" (compilation).
"Music Tradition of Malawi", various artists.
1859 : Livingstone discovered the country and saw the ravage of the slave trade.
1889 : Birth of Central Africa, which becomes Nyassaland eighteen years later
1953 : Nyassaland and Rhodesia are federated 1958 : Nyassaland's autonomy
1964 : Nyassaland is independent and becomes Malawi
1966 : Proclamation of the Republic with a single party and personal reign of Kamuzu Banda, who becomes president for life in 1971 June 1993 : Malawians vote for democracy and a multi-party system.
July 1994 : Bakili Muluzi, leader of the United Democratic Front, wins the presidential elections defeating Banda
June 15th 1999 : Bakili Muluzi is reelected for a second term as well as his party, the United Democratic Front (UDF) in parliament. May 2004: Bingu wa Mutharika wins presidential elections.
New Year's Day.
John Chilembwe Day.
April 12th :
Presidential and parliamentary elections.
June 14th :
October: Monsoon Feast.
December 25th :