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

The historical disadvantage of Africa

The start of the transatlantic slave trade around the year 1519 was the beginning of tragic events that systematically displaced millions of people in Africa.  By the time the last … Continue reading

June 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

African leaders must stop seeking medical treatment overseas

You can be a Christian, Muslim, Hindu, Budhist or Atheist, or none of these, but one thing you will all agree to is this: that there is no justification whatsoever … Continue reading

February 20, 2015 · Leave a comment

Selling Malawi for Peanuts

In whatever we do as a country, we need to make sure that the development path we take should be sustainable for the inter-generational cause. Our generation inherited a beautiful … Continue reading

February 20, 2015 · 1 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

After suspension of oil and gas exploration licences in Malawi what happens now?

Anglo American Corporation was founded in Johannesburg in 1917 with £1 million (what today would have been £75 million, adjusting for inflation according to one inflation calculator). It has since … Continue reading

December 1, 2014 · Leave a comment

Economic Empowerment

I hate to be the bearer of bad news but I’m not sorry to be the one that spoils the party. Especially this particular party…because while Malawi is currently heated … Continue reading

April 12, 2014 · Leave a comment

The real reason why I oppose drilling for oil on lake Malawi

Whatever you choose to believe, here is one hypothesis you must seriously consider; That a nation that does not own its natural resources is not independent at all. That instead, … Continue reading

March 19, 2014 · 4 Comments