About 14 months from now, our country is expected to hold tripartite elections to elect ward Councillors, Members of Parliament, and The State President. One Martin Luther King Jr. once argued that voting is the only way a nation or community can ensure a good change in leadership which would help in the progress of … More Are our Recycled and Greedy Politicians a reason why Malawi remains underdeveloped?
For a long time, our nation has been focusing much on issues that give little or no promises for concrete development of this nation. It is an undisputable fact that some mortals are spending days thinking about what the nation should do to move in a right direction, while others are busy pointing fingers on conducts … More Is 50+1% a Justice or a Solution to Challenges Faced by the Nation?
Today (March 3) is a special day; every year we commemorate political heroes, the martyrs, the true sons and daughters of this land who shed blood, suffered and give their lives in the struggle against British colonialism for the sake of attaining freedom in this country. As we are freely living and rejoicing the mother … More Lets Join Hands in Commemorating Our Freedom Fighters
For the first time I see a leader in a seemingly lost ship speaking comforting words that gives courage and hope to the fainted hearts sailing on top of aggressive waves. Thank God it wasn’t a manifesto of the forth coming general elections neither a political party rally. I could have given more doubt on … More Reflecting on Chilima’s Public Lecture On Moral Decadence: Towards Compliance And Ethics Program
On Monday night, 17th October, a mother’s day holiday of students at Police Secondary School in Zomba ended in a misery as they witnessed fierce fire gutting down a male hostel at the school around 7 pm. There have been different versions of the story. That’s how language games work. Of all the facets of … More What if We Join Hands in Environmental Conservation?
The allegations of bloodsucking in Mulanje and Phalombe has spread like wildfire and mounted fears amongst several Malawians mostly in the affected areas and the neigbouring districts. As it stands now, there is a lot that can be said apart from the fact that many quarters have dismissed the presence of bloodsuckers in the country … More Does the Blood Sucking Saga Speak of Malawi’s Cultural, Political and Economic Illness?
Sometimes you pray, till you sweat but you see no change – Senzo – That’s the way life goes. The Holy Book, The New Testament in particular mostly talks of ways man has to follow to see salvation since it (Bible) claims that the end of world is near. When I say man in this … More Of Perfoming Miracles and Salvation
The public owe the government no appreciation when the government takes a path of sanity but DEFENDERS OF THE FUTURE OF MALAWI would like in exception thank the government for starting to show sense. Many of us knowing the absolute powers the president and the ruling party wields did not expect to see the ruling … More Corruption Will Be Curbed in Malawi Starting With Big Fish; George Chaponda is The First; Now the 13 Files Must Follow Against The MK577 Billion Cashgate
By Saunders Jumah THE UTOPIAN As you read this newsletter remember half a century is far too long to keep talking and planning, there is got to be a time to start walking the talk that you have been talking ever since 1963. As you keep speaking in Ethiopia you must stop … More Africa Union! You Have Talked Long Enough,Why Is Africa Still POOR And Her Citizens Live In AGONY 54 Years After Your Birth?
Education is the key to success so goes the adage. However, this adage seems to go the other way round in the country. Students are spending decades of years to acquire a 4 or 5 years degree. Unnecessarily closure of schools for political reasons is one such factor contributing to the extended years students spend … More Academic Chaos: Mutharika a Threat to Education in Malawi