Malawi (Republic of)
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History of Relations
Africa established its first formal diplomatic relations with an independent African
country, being the Republic of Malawi, in 1967. Upon South Africa's return to
the Commonwealth, relations with Malawi have been conducted at the level of High
African Representation in Malawi
H E Ms C E N Mbuyane-Mokone
Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary
South African High Commission
Representation in South Africa
Chargé d’Affaires a.i.
Ms C Kalamula
High Commission of the Republic
of Malawi in Pretoria
Visa requirements for South Africans
For more information, contact the Malawi High Commission in Pretoria.
most common diseases are malaria, bilharzia, cholera, and enteritis.
Immunisation against hepatitis A and hepatitis B is recommended
Preventative measures against malaria, includes
the taking of prophylaxes and spraying. Visitors should start taking
the prophylaxes two days prior to arrival and continue taking it until
four weeks after departure from the area.
For further information go to
a moderate, tropical climate. The warmest month is normally November, with an
average temperature of 29 degrees C. The winter days are pleasant but the nights
are cold. The months from September to November can be most unpleasant due to
For up-to-date weather information click here
is divided into 100 tambala.
For current exchange rates click here
and Official Visits / Bilateral Meetings
If you have any queries with regard to treaties please contact the Treaty Section at 012 351 0872/0872/0837.
For current information on trade statistics between South Africa
and Malawi, visit the web site of the Department
of Trade and Industry of South Africa
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