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

The Eagle in a Storm

The following is a post (and ‘afterthoughts’) from the Facebook Page of Strive Masiyiwa, the Zimbabwean billionaire and  businessman wh is an inspiration to many Africans. From reading the advice … Continue reading

January 22, 2016 · Leave a 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

Why China should help Mozambique and Tanzania develop their Natural Gas production Capacities

Challenges ahead for Tanzania To Build new CapaCiTies for gas Industry Development I refer to the section 3.1 titled ‘Addressing General weakness of the economy’  and section 6.1  titled ‘Unchecked … Continue reading

August 22, 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

Malawi to launch airborne geo-physical data – official – Education

http://en.starafrica.com/education/malawi-to-launch-airborne-geo-physical-data-official.html

August 21, 2015 · Leave a comment

First sub-Saharan Starbucks to open in South Africa

Other coffee chains already on the ground are unlikely to be singing with joy about this (unless the arrival of the newcomer brings fresh business otherwise unaccounted for – which … Continue reading

August 15, 2015 · Leave a comment

Quality & Longevity: What comes after bricks?

The other day, I watched this video by one historian named Vaclav Smil and it made me think about our construction practices in Malawi. What is the most used material … Continue reading

August 13, 2015 · Leave a comment