No holds barred: Love letter to my country Malawi

Dear Country, I am sick and tired of everything that is going on. I am sick and tired of politicians…

Last Modified: 14 Aug 2016 08:39


Of the Lilongwe water crisis, hotels and stadiums – impact of mbofyo-mbofyo priorities

A few days ago, President Peter Mutharika promised residents of the city of Blantyre that his administration plans to build a stadium,…

Last Modified: 3 Jul 2016 10:08
Malawi Parliament Peter Mutharika

Our ‘Me-First Nation-Later’ MPs

Business was crippled in parliament this week because the majority of MPs chose to pocket allowances with no intention of…

Last Modified: 26 Jun 2016 12:23
Trevor Hiwa

No Holds Barred! Punish Roads Authority corruption and all corruption

The Malawi Roads Authority lists the following among its core values: ‘Conduct its business in an open, transparent, accountable and…

Last Modified: 19 Jun 2016 14:30
DPP panga wielding cadets

No Holds Barred! Corruption in police recruitment must be investigated, punished

Malawi Police Service (MPS) officials this week seemed proud of their efforts in identifying and dismissing from police training schools…

Last Modified: 12 Jun 2016 07:40
German Ambassador Peter Woeste & Malawi Finance Minister Goodall Gondwe

No Holds Barred! Message clear: donors are not your grandmothers

In the business world and in general, Germans are known as straight shooters and not the most diplomatic lot. This…

Last Modified: 5 Jun 2016 23:05
Goodal Gondwe

No holds barred! A reflection on Gondwe’s K1.1 trillion budget

In his remarks at the beginning of his 77-page budget statement, Malawi’s Finance Minister, Goodall Gondwe, decried what he described…

Last Modified: 29 May 2016 23:09
Albinos Malawi

No Holds Barred! What is the truth on China money?

Malawi President Peter Mutharika said in his State of the Nation Address on Friday that the much-touted $600 million Kam’mwamba…

Last Modified: 22 May 2016 23:09
Bakili Muluzi & Peter Mutharika

No holds barred: Mutharika must be impeached for meddling with the Muluzi case

One day in December last year, President Peter Mutharika arrived at Chisitu Community Ground in Mulanje District wearing a grey…

Last Modified: 15 May 2016 23:08