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Anderson

Established: 1970

They originated from Mozambique, Anderson was a farmer and he worked together with the whites during colonialism. After…

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Area 50

Established: 1970

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Chatata

Established: 1883

The settlers comes from kasungu a village named santhe, they were searching for land to cultivate. Lilongwe is…

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Chidzalo

Established: 1970

Many inhabitants are business people

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Chifumbe

Established: 1800

The foist settler of this settlement came from Nkhoma in search of fertile land.

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Chifumbe

Established: 1918

Originally they runaway from war and looking for a place to cultivate. we have three chief VH chimfumbe,…

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Chigumula Mtambo

Established: 1970

Were the Amang’anja. The Yao came and fought the Amang’anja in the 1800. These Yao people emigrated from…

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chijachi

Established: 1962

Chijachi come from mvunguti in area 25, the settler were the first to move out before goverment evict…

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Chikanda

Established: 1970

Many inhabitants are business people

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Chikanda

Established: 1970

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Chilomoni - Chibwana

Established: 1970

People of the area came from kapirintiya during slave trade and firstly settled where the Blantyre district commissioner…

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Chilomoni Chibwana

Established: 1989

People of the area came from kapirintiya during slave trade and firstly settled where the Blantyre district commissioner…

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Founded in 2003 through support from the Zimbabwean affiliate, the Homeless People’s Federation of Malawi has seen exponential growth in savings and credit practices, leading to the initiation of people-driven housing processes in Blantyre, Mzuzu and Lilongwe. As detailed by a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), The National Minister of Public Works has vowed to help the Federation access land for every member adhering to SDI rituals. The Malawi Federation is supported by Centre for Community Organisation and Development (CCODE), based in Lilongwe.


Summary

Active Cities: 4

Active Settlements: 15

Savings Groups: 164

Federation Members: 1684

Youth Federation Members: 198

Cities

1.Lilongwe
2.Blantyre

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