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

Saulos Chilima & the Devil

There comes a point in a leader’s life when they have a critical choice over an important matter. The decision they make defines them forever. There is a little known … Continue reading

February 11, 2020 · Leave a comment

One killed and many injured in land resettlement fracas involving Mota Engil

Barely a week after the Times run a story about Mota Engil’s proposed 5-star hotel in Monkey Bay in Mangochi, the newspaper has reported that a man has died and … Continue reading

February 5, 2015 · Leave a comment

Why motorcycles could help Malawi’s Police

Many years ago, when I was still a child, one of my earliest memories was seeing my mother on a motorcycle. I can’t remember what make /type of motorcycle it … Continue reading

December 19, 2014 · 1 Comment

Whodunnit : Kalambula bwalo

“By making the government a combination of elected officials and citizen-backed initiatives and referenda, there can truly be a government of the people, by the people, and for the people.” … Continue reading

September 29, 2013 · 8 Comments

Malawi jails nine senior cops for fraud

-via AFP (original story here) Malawi jails nine senior cops for fraud

September 17, 2013 · Leave a comment

African Queens: the catty spats inflicting havoc on Africa’s first two female presidents

If you thought the verbal missiles flying between the Malawian President Joyce Banda and several prominent women in Malawi (Seodi White and Jessie Kabwila to name a few) was a … Continue reading

September 15, 2013 · 1 Comment