Views, ideas, inspiration, vision and practical tips for a better more prosperous Malawi

Why the Malawi Postal Corporation should enter the business of International Money Transfer

A few weeks ago, I watched a Christmas party video in which the speaker talked about remittances by migrants living in the UK, and immediately I got an idea. Why … Continue reading

January 4, 2016 · Leave a comment

Manoj Bhargava: How the 5-hour Energy founder plans to save the world

More about Manoj here (Detroit Free Press) and here (treehugger.com) Billions in Change Official Film

October 7, 2015 · Leave a comment

What is wrong with Africa in that we must always be dictated to…

“What is wrong with Africa that we must always be dictated to, that somebody must dictate our course and we must be managed. And we accept it?”- President Paul Kagame … Continue reading

August 22, 2015 · Leave a comment

Racism and Bigotry is encouraged from the top, but the real enemy is Global Inequality

The other day – about two weeks ago, the British Prime minister referred to the migrants at Calais trying to cross into the UK as ‘swarming..’ It was an insensitive … Continue reading

August 12, 2015 · 1 Comment

The historical disadvantage of Africa

The start of the transatlantic slave trade around the year 1519 was the beginning of tragic events that systematically displaced millions of people in Africa.  By the time the last … Continue reading

June 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

For American pundits, China isn’t a country. It’s a fantasyland.

This titled ‘For American pundits, China isn’t a country. It’s a fantasyland.’ is beautifully written (via Washington Post) ‘This takes about a half-hour of research to discover, or five minutes … Continue reading

June 16, 2015 · 2 Comments

Nana Kwame Bediako, CEO of Wonda World

Nana Kwame Bediako of Wonda World Estates, Ghana. It’s always good to see young ambitious Africans who have succeeded in following their dreams and are inspiring others.

June 5, 2015 · Leave a comment