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Opinion: Defying COVID-19 Precautionary Measures Regrettable

Failure by Malawi political leaders to enforce COVID-19 precautionary measures among their supporters in the past three days show how the country is losing the fight against the deadly pandemic. This week, the country has witnessed supporters of main political parties namely Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) ,Malawi Congress Party (MCP) …

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To Our Malawi Army, Thank You Regardless of How Late I am

‘Who is your colonial master? ’ asked a middle-aged filling station attendant, ‘I don’t have one,’ I retorted. ‘Of course you have one, must be those so called British or French nobles, ’ he insisted. ‘Mr Aleaddin,’ I said, ‘ I don’t think you exactly know what you are talking …

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Who is fooling who on Kalua’s sentiments?

Vocal, fearless , critic and determined in everything what he does is what Honourable Member of Parliament for Rumphi East Kamlepo Kalua has been known for over the years since the advent of multiparty democracy in Malawi. Kalua, is one of the people who vehemently fought for democracy while in …

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Whether Political Parties Should Disclose Their Sources of Funding

Recently, one of the country’s political commentators Dr Henry Chingaipe suggested government that should put a law that will force political parties to disclose their sources of funding as one way of ensuring transparency and accountability. If one was to put Chingaipe’s remarks under the microscope, one tends to agree …

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Massive Deforestation posing threat to Malawi’s Tourism

As the country is struggling to find other sources of earning foreign earnings apart from tobacco the country’s tourism industry is also under threat due to massive deforestation which rampant in most areas. Most mountains, game reserves and national parks are under threat by people who are cutting trees for …

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UN to Agree New Millenium Goals

Organization of Africa Youth (OAYOUTH) is expected to join the leaders from different countries around the continent as they are meeting in United States of America (USA) where new sustainable development goals will be launched. The leaders whose countries are the members of the United Nations (UN) are expected to …

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Increasing Domestic Violence To Derail National Development

  Alhough government and other stakeholders are trying their level best to reduce cases of violence against women and girls the malpractice shows no sign of abetting. Cases of gender based violence and girls being defiled, raped and denying them their rights like the right to education and fully growth …

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