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Citizen led Development

The problem with Malawi is everyone wants to be president. Whether this is as a direct result of enduring bad and inefficient government for so many years, under several clowns … Continue reading

October 6, 2015 · Leave a comment

Former Malawian President Joyce Banda named as witness in Cashgate Case

This morning’s Nation newspaper has a cover story in which former president of Malawi Joyce Banda has been named yet again as a witness in the court case against Pika … Continue reading

July 29, 2015 · Leave a comment

Why didn’t successive Malawi Governments act to stop the looting of US$2 billion+ from government accounts?

Before any talk of a new IFMIS is taken seriously, Malawians need to be told how much money is missing from government accounts, and why successive governments failed to stop … Continue reading

June 30, 2015 · Leave a comment

Joyce Banda of Malawi: Life after the Presidency (Africa 360)

Joyce Banda of Malawi: Life after the Presidency (Africa 360)

September 16, 2014 · 1 Comment

Press Reform: Time to create an independent media watchdog for Media Organisations in Malawi

Who regulates the Media in Malawi? Who is it that will confrontĀ  the many dodgy online (and some who are not online) publications that have been known to create false … Continue reading

September 9, 2014 · 1 Comment

Strengthening Civil Society Organisations in Malawi

Because doing so is a necessary ingredient in creation of a strong democracy. The media can be bought by any fool with deep pockets. Similarly, the courts can be corrupted by power-hungry leaders, religious organisations can be partial …

August 22, 2014 · Leave a comment

A Public Affairs Committee (PAC) where government ministers are booed

The government in Malawi may have sunk to a new low. There was a Public Affairs Committee (PAC) last week where two ministers representing the government of Malawi, Fahad Assani … Continue reading

February 28, 2014 · Leave a comment