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Maternal death stalks Malawi’s rural poor

SALIMA, Malawi – She arrived wrapped in a pink blanket, dead. A Toyota pick-up pulled up to the entrance of the maternity ward at...

DFID Support Withdraw Could Worsen Health Workers’ Shortage in Malawi

The problem of health workers has reached “a global crisis point”. World Health Organisation (WHO) estimates that the world is 4.2 million short...

Tusekili is Mzuzu’s Miss Key Lounge

Mzuzu’s entertainment paradise, The Key Lounge has its beauty queen. Its 24 year-old Tusekile Wilkinson who was crowned last Saturday night after beating...

Cost of Living Worsens in Malawi | THE LHM—MALAWI BLOG

The cost of basic items has markedly gone up over the past few months, but salaries of most workers are increasingly failing to...

Relating to people – Tales of mixed reactions

Lets do some matchings between emotions and events I experienced in Malawi. The events are:  1. Wedding  2. Funeral The emotions: A. Excitement B. Disconnect So...

An overview of Malawi’s food security success

At the time president Bingu wa Mutharika took over the reigns of power from Bakili Muluzi as Malawiís president in 2004, the...

What’s Your Status? Malawi’s Progress in HIV, Malaria and Development

Returning peace corp volunteer Ben Nebo, MPA 2011 at MIIS, describes in detail the very successful “one love”  and “bed nets for pregnant mothers”...

Malawi: Strengthening power for infants’ sustenance

Chancy Namadzunda, AfricaNews reporter in Lilongwe, Malawi Like many rural and illiterate mothers from her home village Nthiwatiwa in Salima district lying almost 150...