Malawi’s got potential

Budding filmmaker Gilbert Moyo has just broken into the movie industry with his debut film, 16 Bars. The 71-minute film about hip-hop and HIV and Aids is scheduled for release this year. Gilbert shared his experience on the movie and the movie industry in general with The Nation’s ERIC MTEMANG’OMBE.   Q: First give us…

NGOs say poor funding impeding child protection strategies

  Lack of resources in government institutions is hindering the implementation of child rights and child protection policies in Malawi despite the presence of a robust legal system capable of ensuring child protection, non-governmental organisations (NGOs) have revealed. Addressing the media at a workshop in Blantyre yesterday, Malawi Human Rights Commission (MHRC) director of child…

Carlsberg plans beer fest

  Carlsberg Malawi Limited plans to host Malawi’s first ever beer festival. The event will be held at Lilongwe Golf Club from November 17 to November 19. Carlsberg Malawi brand manager (alcoholics)Twikale Chirwa made the revelation during a press briefing held at Carlsberg Offices in Makata Industrial Area. He said the event has been created…