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

New Malawian Political Party formed in South Africa

A new Malawian Political Party has been formed in South Africa. The Party, appropriately called Confederate Action Party of Malawi (CAPM) was founded by businessman and political activist Mr Joshua … Continue reading

December 7, 2014 · Leave a comment

Global 100 Voices: No 5

My next guest describes himself as the proprietor of a recently opened media company(AGM Media).The company offers photography, audio and video services, amongst other services. He’s also undertaking International studies … Continue reading

August 13, 2013 · 1 Comment

The relationship between Human Safety and security (Physical security) and Economic Development

When I was searching for articles that had been written and other research undertaken about the above topic, I hit two small obstacles:- 1. The first is that it seems … Continue reading

August 1, 2013 · 1 Comment

100 Voices: No 2

My next guest is a Lecturer and Academic, writer, news media & communications scholar. His interests include political and social changes in Sub Saharan Africa including Malawi. You can find out … Continue reading

July 29, 2013 · 2 Comments

100 Voices: No 1

The idea of 100 Voices came when I realised that I couldn’t remember encountering an interactive global map (online or otherwise) that had ever profiled Malawians across the world over … Continue reading

July 29, 2013 · 5 Comments

Airports and their importance to Economic growth – lessons from Mozambique, Switzerland and Norway

The images above show sketches of the new Nacala International airport  designed by Brazilian Architects Fernandes Arquitetos (who own the copyright to the images)  [More here]. According to the above … Continue reading

May 6, 2013 · 3 Comments

Time for Africa to go back to its roots

[Republished with Permission from the author: Vusi Gumede, PhD,  Professor & Head: Thabo Mbeki African Leadership Institute, University of South Africa. Profile here] As a point of departure, it is … Continue reading

April 22, 2013 · 1 Comment