Category: Society

How safe are albinos?

  People with albinism in Malawi face a daily dicey life. Stories of abductions and killings—and add in for good measure, exhumations of graves…
Foreign music takeover

Digital migration promises more media stations, but Malawian artists lament lack of airtime as Macra licenses 104 electronic media houses. JAMES CHAVULA writes. It…

‘Resistance’ occurs when the medicines you might be taking for your HIV disease can’t stop the virus from making more copies of itself—a process…

I read an article recently on The Conversation website written by researchers who have a project in Malawi and have published on the feminisation…
Street art refuses to grow

Elsewhere, artists are seizing public spaces to make innermost issues public. In some instances, artists are exploring cultural aspects of a town using wall…

I am envious of those people who can sleep. Those people who fall asleep at the drop of the hat, who easily nap during…

  Since last week, I have attended a series of events to commemorate the International Women’s Day which falls on March 8. Several organisations…

“When we attain fame, money or good life, it’s important to remember what we are, where we are coming from and going. And, most…