Trans World Radio (TWR) has been a blessing to millions of people in Malawi and beyond by disseminating the gospel and the message of hope in a world choked by misery and sin. Now, through the Bless TWR initiative, the radio is seeking its own blessings to keep it going. TWR Malawi executive director Victor…

The dawn of multiparty democracy did not only change things on the political turf. It revolutionalised the religious and spiritual terrain among local churches, resulting in the birth of thousands of Pentecostal and Charismatic churches scrambling for the same 13-plus million people. What boggles one’s mind, though, is the tendency by preachers of Pentecostal and…

We have seen a number of designers, actors, musicians and other talented women flood the Malawi scene. But we have not yet seen someone come up with a cosmetic line—something that almost every woman uses. Omega Nankhuni has defied the odds, not only in Malawi but in the United States of America (USA) as well,…

I was particularly interested to know the goings-on when I heard that Supreme Court judge Anastasia Msosa had been appointed acting Chief Justice following the early retirement of Justice Lovemore Munlo. Not that I was not expecting Justice Msosa to ascend to such a high position, no. She has done so before and she is…

It is said that a child who attends kindergarten does well in primary school and later stages of life. Despite being late in ensuring that all under-five children attend preschool, government and non-governmental organisations in Malawi are out to make that happen. But as BRIGHT MHANGO writes, there is still a long way to go.