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Often times we hear heart breaking stories of boys and girls, teenage marriages—a boy has impregnated a girl and have been forced to cohabit, a boy in his cups has been ironed by a fast moving car, a boy...
Unbelievable as it sounds but a Malawian man in the commercial capital Blantyre will have his day in court to answer a magical rape charge levelled against him. The story reported by the daily, Nation Newspaper, has it that a...
If I had a chance to meet the youthful vice president, Dr SKC, I would bring to his attention the very well-known facts of why innovation and invention is a challenge in Malawi. I would ask him if he is...
A few weeks ago I made my way to one of the popular trading centers in Mzimba. Actually, I usually visit this particular trading center due to my field work with Rural Innovations for Sustainable Development Initiatives (RiSDI), a...
Member of Parliament for Kasungu South Constituency Simplex Chithyola Banda is well educated, experienced, and is said to be highly considered for appointment as Minister in the impending cabinet re-shuffle expected to happen after Parliament rises sine-die. Abida Sidik Mia...
Ladies and Gentlemen, We are gathered here to inter the last of Africa’s liberation giants. But make no mistake: the interment of Dr. Kenneth Kaunda will not merely be the burial of a lifeless body, but the planting of a...
“If they have escaped the corruption of the world by knowing our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ and are again entangled in it and are overcome, they are worse off at the end than they were at the beginning.”...
As Rev Dr Lazarus Chakwera and his sycophants salivate in preparation to feast on a fat pound of flesh of the Malawian taxpayer tomorrow, my friends and I hereby announce to all and sundry a full day of mourning...
  By Bright Thom Chideya Malawians on the social media have angrily censured Nyasa Times for a failed attempt to tarnish the image of the rising politician in the Malawi Congress Party, Gerald Kazembe.   The Mangochi-Monkey Bay based politician Kazembe is at...
Is the political pendulum really shifting in the Eastern region? Well, only time will tell, but if the thunderous welcome the people of Mangochi accorded President Lazarus Chakwera is anything to go by, then well, the Malawi Congress Party...
“Success is brought by continued labour and continued watchfulness. We must struggle on, not for one moment hesitate, nor take one backward step.” - William Jennings Bryan US Secretary of State 1860 - 1925. The phrase “one step forward, two...