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

China’s Investment In Africa – The African Perspective

China’s Investment In Africa – The African Perspective (via Forbes) By Steven Kuo JOHANNESBURG – China’s interest in Africa is often said to come on the back of colonial aspirations. … Continue reading

August 1, 2015 · Leave a comment

Cecil Rhodes: He can never be an African hero

The issue of Cecil Rhodes’s statue being pelted with excrement has deeper issues, of the emerging free thinking young Africans who do not want to be influenced by warped views … Continue reading

March 24, 2015 · 2 Comments

Africa doesn’t want any more western band aids

Africa doesn’t want any more western band aids via Al Jazeera Maybe not in relation to Ebola. But what about the other issues? Who is going to tackle the current … Continue reading

November 16, 2014 · Leave a comment

14 African Countries Forced by France to Pay Colonial Tax

Its anybody’s guess how true some of the allegations in the link below are, but probably not something to read on a Saturday morning 😐 . What is clear is … Continue reading

February 8, 2014 · Leave a comment

Flipping the Corruption Myth

Flipping the Corruption Myth by Dr Jason Hickel, a lecturer at the London School of Economics and an adviser to /The Rules – Corruption is by far not the main … Continue reading

February 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

Satans Neonazi Conmen (Part 2): To stay put + die / migrate but risk death + persecution

Sometimes the law defends plunder and participates in it. Sometimes the law places the whole apparatus of judges, police, prisons and gendarmes at the service of the plunderers, and treats … Continue reading

October 31, 2013 · 1 Comment

Reshaping the African Politician – Nick Wright

In my quest to find progressive views and forward-thinking ideas which if embraced could potentially improve Malawi’s economic situation, I found myself interviewing Sir Edward Clay, the former British Ambassador … Continue reading

August 23, 2013 · 2 Comments