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Remembering President Kamuzu Banda: The Medical Doctor and Dictator of Malawi

Kamuzu Banda was a doctor who became his country's most painful affliction. He banned everything from short dresses, free expression to freedom itself and sided with apartheid South Africa and Rhodesia. Banda's legacy was not mixed; he was a failure.

Remembering President Kamuzu Banda: The Medical Doctor and Dictator of Malawi

A portrait of the late Dr. HK Banda, the first President of Malawi. Source: National Portrait Gallery

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