declaration that she shall die for the sake of her country, in what others see
as a defiant insinuation to the threats of war by Tanzania on the ownership of
district of Mzimba on Saturday, Banda said emphatically in unrelated to the
function: “I shall die for the people of Malawi. I shall die for the land of
gas exploration in Lake Malawi – also known as Lake Nyasa in Tanzania.
arranging showdown talks on August 20.
Africa has escalated because Tanzania is demanding Malawi to halt exploration
activities granted to British company Surestream Petroleum for oil and gas.
Surestream is currently conducting an environmental impact assessment.
Malawi Polytechnic, Simburashe Mungoshi suggests the dispute can only be
resolved by compromise.
Germans it was a give and take game,” said the lecturer on VOA.
Tanganyika area. Needless to say the Germans had also to give up. So in which
case, if Tanzania wants a change in boundaries it would be a give and take. If
they want something they must give something. Malawi is a land locked country;
we need access to the sea. May be they could give us an equivalent piece of
land to take us to the sea.”
way the country can halt oil and gas exploration.
located at the junction of Malawi,
10 million people in these three countries.
Source: Nyasa Times