Save that drop of water 0

Save that drop: Malawi’s water woes

Like most countries in the Southern Africa region, Malawi has faced severe water stress in the past few years owing to low rainfall during the period. This has affected the generation of electricity as...

Richard Msowoya, Lazarus Chakwera and Sidik Mia 0

Challenge the system like Mia

If you are anything like me then you will already have had enough of all the political maneuvering and posturing in the past three weeks of this new year. The thought that we have...

Reflecting on the year gone by in the lake of stars 0

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.


Use chiefs to save the environment

The past few days have seen floods hitting areas in northern and central Malawi. People have been displaced and property damaged in Rumphi, Nkhata Bay and Lilongwe districts.

Road safety is for everyone 0

Charge Reckless Pedestrians Too

The Directorate of Road Traffic and Safety Services (DRTSS) released statistics to show that the number of people dying in traffic accidents had increased in the past year. The blame has largely been heaped...

Day of the Girl 0

Empower girls with education

Seventeen year old Fyness is awakened by the movement of the goat she shares her living quarters with. In the distance, the sound of Cockerels breaks the predawn silence. It is time for her...


Do UN General Assembly trips give a ROI?

President Mutharika and his delegation have arrived in New York for the annual United Nations General Assembly. As is normally the case, there have been questions about the size of hisĀ delegationĀ and the cost to...