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

Bad & Deceitful Counsel: Malawi’s unutilised advisers

There’s an old Ghanaian proverb that says When a King has good counsellors, his reign is peaceful. This proverb essentially means a leader is defined by the circumstances and people … Continue reading

August 4, 2015 · Leave a comment

Won an election in an African country? Build a Prison.

You will need it. There are that many idiots you will have to lock away. And it’s not sensationalist to say that the first duty of any leader of an … Continue reading

April 3, 2015 · 1 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

Salary increases mfwee mfwee mfwee

Sometimes when a story breaks, it’s wise to step back for a little while and wait for it to fully develop, before making any comment or asking any questions. Doing … Continue reading

December 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

Former Malawian President Joyce Banda implicated in the Cashgate Scandal by Oswald Lutepo

Joyce Banda is a good mother. This I’m inclined to believe because a reliable source who it so happens knows her step-children, told me so. According to this completely reliable … Continue reading

November 21, 2014 · 1 Comment

Global 100 Voices: No 8

“Change the laws so that floor crossing is illegal and make it easy to impeach a politician if they do not deliver or are suspected of being involved in corrupt … Continue reading

January 9, 2014 · Leave a comment

Mandela: A Tribute

Where does one even start when attempting to pay tribute to a man so profound and mighty in almost all aspects of his life, a man who it must be … Continue reading

December 7, 2013 · Leave a comment