Malawian young Lady in DC
Malawi entrepreneurs who erected displays of various crafts that are marked online; Malawians were also joined by friends of Malaw

Malawi’s Washington D.C.-based Diaspora on Saturday began commemorating the 53rd Independence celebrations in grand style in a three-tier itinerary. The celebratory date, hosted by the Malawi Washington Association, is Malawians and friends of Malawi.

Malawi DC Ce;lebrations
Malawi D.C. Diaspora kicks 53 independence feast in grand-slam style
Sitinga Kachipande
Sitinga Kachipande and Mwiza Munthali leading Malawi D.C. Diaspora kicks 53 independence feast in grand-slam style

Kicking off with a debate, microphones were given to members of the community to talk about life in the diaspora. In the evening the MWA organized a dinner dance that drew Malawi’s US envoy, Ambassador Edward Sawerengera, Malawi entrepreneurs who erected displays of various crafts that are marked online; Malawians were also joined by friends of Malawi.

The festivities draw to a climactic with the favorite of the festivities, the barbecue on Sunday.
The Maravi Post will keep you informed.
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