When People Start Attacking Your Home Area Be Assured Your End Is Near…The Case Of Kasungu Mayoral Polls

When People Start Attacking Your Home Area Be Assured Your End Is Near…The Case Of Kasungu Mayoral Polls

The founder of UDF, Bakili Muluzi, comes from Machinga and ever since UDF came into the political equation, Machinga has always voted for UDF with a very big majority. The founder of DPP, Bingu wa Mutharika, comes from Thyolo and ever since DPP came into the equation, Thyolo has always voted for DPP with a […]

Facebook’s Favourite Candidate Has Lost Again…Next time Facebook Chatter Starts Endorsing A Candidate, Ignore Them

Facebook’s Favourite Candidate Has Lost Again…Next time Facebook Chatter Starts Endorsing A Candidate, Ignore Them

Facebook’s favourite candidate has lost again. There is something misleading about social media when it comes to elections. Often the candidate favoured on facebook, whatapp, twitter etc loses and the one they don’t want ascends to power. After the results you get statements like ‘stollen election’, rigging at its best’ , ‘amwa doom’, ‘the best […]

Why Chalamanda May Have Lost

Why Chalamanda May Have Lost

The former Mayor of the City of Blantyre Noel Chalamanda may have lost because he run a one man show mayoral term during his 2 and half years in power disregarding his fellow Councilors in the process. Staff at the assembly speak of a “Mr Know It All kind of Mayor”who never engaged fellows Councilors […]

Sober Reflections On The Maize Issue

Sober Reflections On The Maize Issue

The whole thing is beginning to sound like much ado about nothing. But we welcome the prudent idea of an independent Commission of Enquiry. Otherwise, the more one reflects on the whole thing, the more you begin to see more politics. If all the money of maize transaction is still with PTA Bank, if no […]

Special Civic Education To Mercenary Journalists And Opposition Propagandists On The Role Of The Recently Concluded Reforms Commission

Special Civic Education To Mercenary Journalists And Opposition Propagandists On The Role Of The Recently Concluded Reforms Commission

The Public Service Reforms Commission was given the following as the *terms of reference*: • To chart the national direction and establish national priorities in Public Service reforms that will ensure successful change towards a dynamic, efficient and effective Public Service; • To analyse and synthesise the information regarding the reform process in Malawi in […]

Slip of the Tongue

Slip of the Tongue

People particularly the politicians need to watch their tongues when speaking as it takes tact to repudiate later.This is often attributed to off the cuff utterances or slip of the tongue. Dr Bakili Muluzi,Atcheya, was The Master of Repudiations.Before 1994 Election,he promised people free shoes.When reminded after he had won,he said,”Anthu onse ali m’dziko muno […]

The Admiration And Preoccupation Allan Ntata Has For ‘Field Marshal’ Ben Phiri Sets The Tone For 2024 Polls

The Admiration And Preoccupation Allan Ntata Has For ‘Field Marshal’ Ben Phiri Sets The Tone For 2024 Polls

Very rarely has self-acclaimed barrister and legal consultant, Allan Ntata, proved his insinuations beyond reasonable doubt in all his tantrum-ridden articles against government in the media. His, is a load of guess work which he calls theories. Problem is he is the only one who labours to force those insinuations on others despite the public […]

Tourism Is The Next Big Thing For Malawi!!

Tourism Is The Next Big Thing For Malawi!!

To begin with we have to put our house in order and invest heavily if we are to realise tangible economic dividend from this sector. We must accept realise that we are competing against countries which have invested aggressively in attracting tourists. Firstly, declare Mangochi and Salima as cities with proper planning and guided development. […]