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

Why I’m not excited about Roger Federer’s investment into Education in Malawi

Early this week, many people in Malawi were excited by the news that Roger Federer (ranked world number 2 best tennis player by the Association of Tennis Professionals), had launched … Continue reading

July 24, 2015 · Leave a comment

Practical Community led Activism

Now that the UK general election is over and done with, people this side of the world can get back to work, and begin focussing on the difficult issues facing … Continue reading

May 10, 2015 · Leave a comment

Does Education matter in Malawian Politics?

We vote for politicians because we want our country to do better. We stand queueing for hours to pick a president and member of parliament of our choice. We wait … Continue reading

February 6, 2015 · Leave a comment

America’s rotting empire: Billionaires galore and a crumbling infrastructure

This is an article from May 2014 by CJ Werleman, which appeared on Salon.com, which I think is quite interesting, and some of the observations therein probably apply to African … Continue reading

January 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

What makes a leader?

Meaning what forms them? Are they born with leadership qualities, or does experience propel them into leadership?This question has captivated scholars for decades. In my attempt to provide my angle … Continue reading

January 14, 2015 · Leave a comment

Kenya receives loan from African Development Bank for Last Mile Electricity Connectivity project

Remember my post here about 10 things President Peter Mutharika could do to help Malawians? Remember the part about the Malawian government applying for a developmental loan from the African … Continue reading

December 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

10 things President Peter Mutharika of Malawi can do to improve the lives of Malawians

Bingu Wa Mutharika was right on pursuing this major project, and Peter Mutharika must dedicate resources to see it through. It will lower the price of goods. Will improve trade between Malawi , Zambia, Zimbabwe and Burundi and will create massive employment.

December 13, 2014 · 3 Comments