Pride Returns To Lake Chiuta

Pride Returns To Lake Chiuta

It is Monday morning and the weather around the shores of Lake Chiuta in Machinga is extremely cold. At this time, the comfort of a continued sleep is so tempting to many people in the area except for one man: Scott Steven. Considering the huge responsibility of providing for his wife and eight children, Steven […]

Eagles of Inspiration

Eagles of Inspiration

The interface was brief: one hour. The impact was meant to last – and, to the satisfaction of the Kanengo Women Police Network, the organizers, it is, indeed, lasting. The network might not have chosen a better moment to motivate the Standard 8 girls of Mwanzeze and Kawale schools in Chiwamba, Lilongwe, than a week […]

Revelations of negligence in road construction hit PLEM Construction Company

Revelations of negligence in road construction hit PLEM Construction Company

Malawi’s construction industry continues to grapple with institutionalized corruption and outright fraud as citizens continue receiving substandard work below any set standard. Poorly constructed roads continue to litter the country’s residential areas as another form of cashgate in the country takes shape. There are a number of roads that had been contracted to PLEM Construction […]

How NewYork Times Reported About MCP’s Killing Of Gadama, Sangala, Chiwanga & Matenje…Deaths Bring Air Of Menace To Malawi

How NewYork  Times Reported About MCP’s Killing Of Gadama, Sangala, Chiwanga & Matenje…Deaths Bring Air Of Menace To Malawi

BLANTYRE, Malawi— Since May 18 the much vaunted tranquillity of this central African nation has taken on an air of menace after the deaths of three Cabinet ministers and a legislator in circumstances that have raised questions the Government will not answer. Dick Matenje, Aaron Gadama, John Sangala and David Chiwanga were driving in the […]

The Fall & Fall Of Malawi Media: As Shameful, Corrupt & ‘Holier Than Thou’ Journalists In Elections-gate

The Fall & Fall Of Malawi Media: As Shameful, Corrupt & ‘Holier Than Thou’ Journalists In Elections-gate

Shameful. Uncompromising. Undemocratic. That is one way of describing the media in Malawi after they failed to hold elections at their annual general meeting on Saturday in Lilongwe as part of the World Press Freedom Day celebrations. These are journalists who claim to hold other organisations and those in authority accountable but failed to hold […]

Open Letter To The Malawi Congress Party By Stanley Onjezani Kenani…”You Will Come With A Handful of MPs In 2019″

Open Letter To The Malawi Congress Party By Stanley Onjezani Kenani…”You Will Come With A Handful of MPs In 2019″

The in-fighting has become nasty. I know those leading Malawi’s oldest party have a default answer for dismissing any concerns they disagree with: “The discord is being sowed by the ruling Democratic Progressive Party.” Those of us who hope for a strong democracy with a vibrant opposition don’t care about your default answer anymore. Clean […]

Atupele Muluzi: Another Wise-man From The East

Atupele Muluzi: Another Wise-man From The East

When Atupele Muluzi entered a working relationship with the ruling Democratic Progressive Party (DPP), many people asked: Where is the president of the United Democratic Front (UDF) heading to with his party? Some thought, Atupele, as he is fondly called, was begging for mercy from the DPP, a party that was his father’s avowed enemy. […]