Category: Politics

Get serious Muluzi! 0

Get serious Muluzi!

Over the past three years since leaving the presidency, Bakili Muluzi has frequently made headline news, too many times for no good reason. Recently he spoke in his home district saying he would like...

Politicians, licence fees and Macra 0

Politicians, licence fees and Macra

There has been general discontent in the ICT industry about high fees that the Malawi Communications Regulatory Authority (Macra) charge. In yesterdays Nation newspaper, I read an article to the effect that MIJ Radio...

End the stupidity 0

End the stupidity

Yesterday saw the stakes being raised in the current ‘political madness’, as Zodiak Radio is calling it. Two people, calling themselves representatives of the people, sought and were granted a court injunction preventing parliament...

Since MP’s ‘think’ like their leaders… 0

Since MP’s ‘think’ like their leaders…

Oops, sorry. Members of Parliament don’t think, at least the majority don’t. They are dictated to by their leaders. They have to tow the line of the leader. So if this is the case,...

Risking it all 0

Risking it all

As the Sec. 65/ Budget wrangle continues to rear it’s ugly head, questions are being asked where this whole comedy gone bad will take us. The country is being held at ransom by politicians...

(Pleasant) Surprises 0

(Pleasant) Surprises

The last weekend pulled up two surprises Surprise 1 – Embattled vice president Cassim Chilumpha pulled one when he attended this years Independence Celebrations. During the first lady’s funeral last month, there were plenty...

Jungle Savages 2

Jungle Savages

Last night I was shocked to hear the language used in our Parliament. One legislator was overheard shouting ‘Eh, agalu inu mukuti chani?’ (Hey, you dogs, what are you saying?). It is believed the...

Who are the real Saboteurs? 0

Who are the real Saboteurs?

Parliament has been suspended again. What a shame! Our politicians fail the see the writing on the wall that the people want them to put differences behind them for the common good of the...