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Zomba is a city in southern Malawi, in the Shire Highlands. It is the administrative capital of Zomba District. It was the capital of first British Central Africa and then Nyasaland before the establishment of the Republic of Malawi in 1964. It was also the first capital of Malawi and remained so until 1974, when Lilongwe became the capital. The Parliament remained even longer, until 1994 in Zomba. The city is best known for its British colonial architecture and its location at the base of the dramatic Zomba Plateau. Zomba is also the home of Chancellor College of the University of Malawi.


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Facts and Stats for Zomba*

  • Cost for Essentials in Zomba

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Zomba

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.23 USD
    • International Movie per seat 4.88 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 55.09 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 44.72 USD

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