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Should Malawi’s next Government have a Code of Conduct for Political Advisers?

I’m reviewing the code of conduct of special advisers to the UK government. It’s an interesting read which lists in quite some detail a lot regarding the role, status and … Continue reading

May 14, 2020 · Leave a comment

The Jappie Mhango allowances fiasco is only the tip of the Iceberg of corruption in Malawi

If you’ve followed this blog for any length of time, you’ll know that Malawi has a big corruption problem. It is a fact and there’s no getting away from it. … Continue reading

May 4, 2020 · Leave a comment

Why African Governments should Strongly Condemn the Xenophobic attacks against Africans in China

The last couple of days have brought depressing headlines that show Africans living in China being persecuted, in some instances at the hands of the police, as a new wave … Continue reading

April 14, 2020 · Leave a comment

Why has President Peter Mutharika of Malawi sacked General Vincent Nundwe?

General Nundwe (video via facebook) Many people in Malawi are wondering why General Vincent Nundwe has been removed as Commander of the Malawi Defence Force (MDF), and replaced with Major … Continue reading

March 18, 2020 · Leave a comment

Should Malawi’s next Cabinet reflect the country’s demographics?

So you’ve managed to get the May 2019 Presidential election results nullified. Great! And since February the 3rd of this year, your beloved Malawi, the beautiful country which you love … Continue reading

February 15, 2020 · Leave a comment

Saulos Chilima & the Devil

There comes a point in a leader’s life when they have a critical choice over an important matter. The decision they make defines them forever. There is a little known … Continue reading

February 11, 2020 · Leave a comment

Lucius roasts Malawians

“It is only here in Malawi where people would knowingly vote for a weaker candidate at the expense of the country and a good visionary leader just to stroke their … Continue reading

February 1, 2016 · Leave a comment