Category: Feature

No police officer in sight

Almost 30 kilometres across Lake Chilwa from Kachulu Port are three communities—Sombi, Ngotangota and Lungazi—that have never had a police unit nor security patrols…
Wheels of justice stop

When police arrested Dave Benito one sunny Friday, he expected them to release him after taking down his statement. At worst, he needed not…
Glories of contract farming

An emerging system in which farmers produce tobacco in contract with buying firms is sometimes derided as modern-day slavery, with capitalists reaping big where…