Malawi Independence Day
Malawi officially the Republic of Malawi is a landlocked country in Southeast Africa formerly known as Nyasaland. It is bordered by Zambia to the west, Tanzania to the north and northeast, and Mozambique to the east, south and southwest. Malawi covers 118,484 km2 (45,747 square miles) and has an estimated population of 18,143,217 (as of July 2018). Lake Malawi, also known as Lake Nyasa, is one-third of the area of Malawi.