Category: Thoughts

WE have the Power!

Today we celebrate that Malawi gained her independence 54 years ago from the British colonialists. Strides have been made but is there really that much to celebrate? Not wanting to pour cold water over the gains that we have made...

Tony Elumelu Foundation 2018

New Challenges

So, four days ago I was selected onto the 4th cohort of the Tony Elumelu Entrepreneurship Programme

Lake Malawi, the lake of stars

Nature for Water

We have every reason to ensure our beautiful Lake Malawi is kept clean and bustling with life. It provides food, livelihoods, drinking water and power for millions. It is also one of our major tourism attractions.

Reflecting on the year gone by in the lake of stars

D Check

In the commercial and civil aviation industry, aircrafts undergo periodic inspections known as checks. I had previously only heard of A, B and C checks and only came to know about D checks recently.

Helping new bloggers set up their spaces on Blogspot

A journey through Malawi’s Blogoshere

I recall that when I was 13 years old, I wrote a transcript for a ‘book’ (for lack of a better word) based on Shaka Zulu and his murderous regime in South Africa. It filled one of those school notebooks...

African leaders, you are also human!

African leaders, you are also human!

Death has today taken the life of another African leader, the sixth in 36 months. While the illness of Guinea-Bissau’s President Malam Bacai Sanha seemed to have been in the public domain and as was that of Ghana’s President John...

Client experiences

Over a week ago I decided to jot down my experiences with clients of my web and graphic design business. I had just received an 11th hour request to complete a project in an impossible time frame.

Lake Malawi, Mangochi

Wasn’t Mangochi a better candidate for city?

For the past few years there has been a lot of talk from government about turning Nsanje into a city with its own airport, port, banks and other modern amenities. We have seen a scramble for land and construction of...

“Did you just say yaaaah?”

“Did you just say yaaaah?”

Back in the very early 90’s I happened to spend a school year at Phwezi Secondary School in Rumphi. It is not really a place I miss, come to think of it. Water was a constant problem that forced us...