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

Donors should respect our culture

Donors should respect our culture (via The Times Group) As long as we choose to depend on the west on our developmental programmes, they shall manipulate our thinking and corrode … Continue reading

December 17, 2015 · Leave a comment

Why are some people opposed to black empowerment policies?

When the scribes of the Pharisees saw that He was eating with the sinners and tax collectors, they said to His disciples, “Why is He eating and drinking with tax … Continue reading

December 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

Hydraulic Ram Pumps

http://www.landtohouse.com/learn-about-ram-pumps/ Watch the video at the above link…. In countries like Malawi, where water problems are often twinned with lack of power supply in many rural areas, there is a … Continue reading

December 16, 2015 · 1 Comment

Paris climate talks, Africa’s renewable energy drive, and reinforcing laws of war

Paris climate talks, Africa’s renewable energy drive, and reinforcing laws of war (via Guardian) … Africa plans renewable energy drive that could make continent world’s cleanest China joins poor countries … Continue reading

December 10, 2015 · Leave a comment

The so called “CONDUCIVE INVESTMENT ENVIRONMENT”

// This Post was drafted by my friend Hannington Gondwe. I’m posting it here with his permission.// It is unquestionable that a conducive investment environment is critical in Malawi’s quest … Continue reading

December 5, 2015 · Leave a comment

War or Peace – the value of Syrian lives

[THE LONG READ] Some men think they have a monopoly on the truth. I’m not one of them. Others think if you are African or non-white, your opinion is less … Continue reading

December 4, 2015 · Leave a comment

Rwanda planting 30 million trees to save environment

Rwanda planting 30 million trees to save environment (This Is Africa) …Dr. Vincent Biruta, Rwanda’s Minister of Natural Resources, said, “I encourage all Rwandans to plant as many trees as … Continue reading

December 3, 2015 · Leave a comment