Category: Feature

A cry for more jobs

When he was 19, Leo Benito Major from Sandama Village, Traditional Authority (T/A) Nsabwe in Thyolo travel led about 354 kilometres to Lilongwe in…
Suicide on the rise

In Malawi, more and more people kill themselves. Most of them are men. Family problems and economic hardship are among the reasons. The police…
From poverty to power

Two Malawian teenagers, whose lives have been devastated by the effects of climate change, are urging the United Kingdom (UK) Government to act against…
Not by maize alone

Elizabeth Mphaza, 56, scarcely harvests enough maize to feed her family until the next harvest. The mother-of-four, who lives in Mthyoka Village in Lilongwe,…
Living by example, no plastics

Water packaged in plastic bottles typifies Malawi’s conference culture. Increasingly, participants of such meetings sip bottled water to keep in shape. However, the plastic…