Category: Feature

Harnessing the enemy

As crops dry, farmers in Malawi turn to solar irrigation.  Reuters correspondent CHARLES MKOKA highlights how water pumping and storage systems help ensure crops…
Born female, living a male

  Twenty-five year old Prince, whose surname is withheld for family reasons, is a transgender. At birth, he was assigned female sexual attributes, but…
Long walk to school

  Madaliso Mwatitha, 13, dreams of becoming a nurse. She wants to serve her community, which faces a huge shortage of health workers. But…
Cornered by meat ban

  In Neno, precisely at Lisungwi Trading Centre  about seven kilometres from Zalewa Roadblock, butchery business has ground to a halt. The vendors are…