10 Things You Didn’t Know About Malawi’s Struggle For Independence

Written by Keren Mikva

Malawi celebrated it 50th anniversary in 2014. After many unsuccessful attempts to win freedom for colonial rule, Malawi became an independent nation on July 4, 1964 with its own constitution, and Hastings Banda as its first president. Here are 10 things you didn’t know about Malawi’s struggle for independence.

Sources: HistoryofWorld.net, MapsofWorld.com, BBC.com, MG.co.za