Category: Society

Electricity demand to rise 70% by 2015

Electricity demand to rise 70% by 2015

The Ministry of Development Planning and Cooperation has said that electricity demand is expected to rise by 70% from the current 344 megawatts to 571 megawatts by 2015 and 854...

Ngoni Festival or Ngoma

Yesterday I had the pleasure of attending Ngoma in Bawi. It’s a traditional Ngoni Festival held once every two years and features traditional ngoni dances from Ntcheu, Dedza, Mzimba and...

The (mini)case for more city roads and better public transport

The (mini)case for more city roads and better public transport

The other evening I was meeting up with a mate for a business discussion at Chameleon bar across town. I set off from Area 47 at 6:25pm for the 6:30pm...

Local Content

Local Content

Two years ago while at a film makers and distributors conference, an issue was raised about film and documentary distribution in Africa particularly English speaking countries. I learnt that most...