Monthly Archives: April 2009


Malawi’s Environmental Management Act imposes a number of penalties on those who, deliberately or otherwise, litter in and around urban centers or settlements.Authorities in town and district assemblies have ratified byelaws in compliances with the environmental affairs department order to … Continue reading

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Managing household refuse.


By Gregory Gondwe.Malawi’s Environmental Management Act imposes a number of penalties on those who, deliberately or otherwise, litter in and around urban centers or settlements.Authorities in town and district assemblies have ratified byelaws in compliances with the environmental affairs department … Continue reading

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Food safety: Regulatory frameworks and enforcement mechanisms.


By Gregory Gondwe.Malawi has a wooly food regulatory framework that makes establishment of enforcement mechanisms a tall order. The framework is disjointed, with bits and pieces of the law on food control vested in the ministries of Health, and Agriculture … Continue reading

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Drivers of Malawi’s Media Vehicle.


By Gregory Gondwe.Malawi’s media journey must have started the day the first Nyasaland Times was published and slowly and surely dragged its way into the new Malawi. At least a state of fixity was established and a media journey had … Continue reading

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Botswana and Malawi: Mixture of Fortunes and Misfortunes of their economies.


31-08-2004.MOGODITSHANE, GABORONE, BOTSWANA. By Gregory Gondwe. When Malawi and Botswana managed to break the shackles of the English colonial servitude in 1964 and 1966 respectively and attained self rule, there was a heart throbbing feat on the part of the … Continue reading

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The Myth of the wife snatching Bridge


By Gregory Gondwe.In the Greek myth, there is a Greek hero, Achilles, son to Peleus, and the sea godess Thetis and in the 700 BC Iliad, he is singled out as the foremost of the Greek warriors at the seige … Continue reading

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HRCC REPORT FAULTS BINGU


President Bingu wa Mutharika should have resigned from Presidency and called for fresh elections the moment he decided to dump the United Democratic Front UDF, the party on his ticket he rode to power.This came to the fore in Mzuzu … Continue reading

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