Category: Feature

Reaping benefits of floods

Descending into the Shire Valley on the southern tip of Malawi, travellers encounter astonishing fields of green maize on the roadside. Thabwa, Kamuzu Bridge,…
Fishers want new cutbacks

Fish in Malawi is an important natural resource supporting livelihoods of over 1.2 million  across its value chain. However, the fisheries sector is experiencing…
Mental health matters

In 2015, President Peter Mutharika and other world leaders at the United Nations General Assembly adopted Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), including promoting mental health…
Skills development for all

Violet Ndalapa, 27, personifies women’s potential to become self-reliant and spur national development if they get relevant technical and vocational skills. The last born…
Motorbikes overtake bikes

In most trading centres in Malawi, operators of bicycle and motorcycle taxis, widely known as kabaza, scramble for customers. With most rural roads still…