Category: Society

Matafale’s music genius

Evison Matafale was regarded by many people as a musician who revolutionised reggae music genre in Malawi. His emergence from obscurity to stardom shook…
The charm of beauty

Beauty has always been one of the forces of attraction in the world since antiquity and its hold on society has remained hugely profound…
Social media and culture

One of the greatest inventions of the modern time is the internet whose impact on society has been hugely phenomenal. With the internet, came…
Of TV series, soaps

The coming of many television stations in the country would have closed the long yawning chasm of entertainment which the motion picture provides to…
A night out in Beijing

As capital of China, Beijing brings together people from all over the world. The prosperity of the city has brought about a varied and…
Vibes from Nsanje

The Lower Shire has a distinct musical touch. It is called the Sena Jive. Listen to the music of the Lucky Stars, Joseph Tembo,…
Of anthologies, royalties

It never rains but pours for the Malawi Writers Union (Mawu). The union faces allegations of intellectual property theft for publishing and selling Ananiya…
Wonders of Likoma

The worldview of any tourism attraction is shaped by the locals’ way of life. Times Magazine travel writer James Ellis recently wrote about the…
Here today gone tomorrow

Good work deserves recognition, through both awards and rewards. Surprisingly, in Malawi music awards do not last years. For many years, Malawian artists basked…