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The arrogance of Netanyahu

The current wrangle between Benjamin Netanyahu, the Prime Minister of Israel, and President Barack Obama’s administration is another clear sign of the kind of arrogance that Israel has displayed in … Continue reading

March 3, 2015 · Leave a comment

Some Malawians are joining Politics for the wrong reasons

The 20th May general elections of Malawi consisted of three major political families all vying for the seat of the presidency. On one side there were the Mutharikas, on the … Continue reading

February 23, 2015 · Leave a comment

Protesters, Fascists, Oligarchs, Putin and Obama

As Malawians wrestle with their own crises, farther afield in Europe a revolution that could have far-reaching consequences is taking shape. Remember the story of how the first world war … Continue reading

February 24, 2014 · Leave a comment

Why DPP should hire a professional Campaign Manager

So, Dr Lazarus Chakwera is about to announce his running mate (rumour has it that it will be Sidik Mia) for the 2014 Presidential elections in Malawi. Atupele Muluzi has … Continue reading

February 1, 2014 · 2 Comments

Obama’s Tribute To Nelson Mandela

Obama paying tribute to Mandela, mentions Ubuntu, Empathy and self reflection… “How well have I applied his lessons in my own life ” “We too must act …” “Too many … Continue reading

December 10, 2013 · 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

Where is Africa’s manufacturing?

I prefer to ask (and answer) the above question, that references to the ‘stage’ or ‘point’ (not physical location) when asked ‘Why is Africa not manufacturing?’ . I’ve been asked … Continue reading

October 5, 2013 · Leave a comment