Category: Arts & Culture

A look at local culture and how it influences art. An occasional showcase of local home and office decor.

Inkosi Gomani

Inkosi Gomani’s last dance

Inkosi ya Makosi Gomani IV is dead. It was only two days ago that we danced Ngoma together in Bawi. Retired Colonel Alex Kanjedza Gomani became the new Ngoni paramount chief in mid-2008 to replace his father the late Inkosi...

Ngoni Festival (Ngoma)

The Ngoni Festival or Ngoma features traditional dances from Ntcheu, Dedza, Mzimba and Mozambique. The event is graced by the Inkosi ya Makosi, the Paramount Chief of Ntcheu Maseko Ngoni’s. A photo story.