Category: Society

Connie in home comforts

Despite the global and regional success that South African actress Connie Chiume has achieved throughout her illustrious career, she has remained proud of her…
2019 and its losses

She trod in unexpected places. She did jembe and konga drums. She did drums and she did visekese, that scratching percussion. And, she danced,…

Around 2013 hip-hop artist Barry One did a song Trendsetters in which he featured fellow rapper Hyphen alongside local dancehall linchpin Blak Jak. The…
Tumaini festival is back

On November 1 and 2 Dzaleka will host the sixth edition of Tumaini Festival. According to organizers of the festival, five performances in areas…
Dreadlocks for sale

Fashion, they say evolves. What is trendy today may not be an in-thing tomorrow. So many fashion trends, when it comes to dressing and…
Malawi’s hip-hop dream

There is a music voice. A voice, which from a distance, sounds youthful. Listening to this voice one is compelled to dismiss it outright.…
Up Mt Mulanje, and back

September is tourism month in Malawi. As the clock ticks towards the month, the destinations are wide. In the national parks and game reserves,…
Jazz: Salt of minds

I  don’t know where exactly I picked it from, but I have always believed lovers of jazz are the real salt of the earth.…
Conquering radio airwaves

There is a touch of class, talent and the perfect sound rocking the airwaves, especially on private owned Zodiak Broadcasting Station (ZBS) courtesy of…
Millennials bring vintage

Their tender ages and exceptional creativity on vintage dressing that trended from 1960s through 80s to strike chords. These are youth from Bangwe and…