National anti-corruption conferencing: penny-wise and pound-foolish

In order to appear ‘serious’ about fighting corruption, some chump in President Peter Mutharika’s administration came up with the totally ridiculous idea of holding a National Anti-Corruption Conference. This idea, if intended to sweeten the bitter pill Malawians are swallowing everyday due to Mutharika’s lack of back bone in fighting corruption, has in fact achieved the opposite. It has demonstrated to the donor community, the … Continue reading National anti-corruption conferencing: penny-wise and pound-foolish

Easter Reflection: Malawi’s ovine petitions, the frog and the scorpion

No amount of bytes or government-biting (Malawi Nation) and no grand slams or Mutharika-slamming (The Daily Times) will lead Malawians out of Babylon. I am referring to the Thursday Talk-shop organized by Malawi opposition parties. To bring you up to speed, leaders and representatives of Malawi’s seven active opposition parties, namely the: Malawi Congress Party (MCP), People’s Party (PP)), New Labour Party (NLP), United Transformation … Continue reading Easter Reflection: Malawi’s ovine petitions, the frog and the scorpion