9 minutes read April 24, 2013 Joyce Banda has bigger problems than Madonna The historian Margery Perham once wrote that “the basic difficulty” with the British colonial technique of indirect rule, of which she was a major architect, was “the great gap between….. Read More 9 minutes read April 11, 2013 Madonna vs Joyce Banda: Celebrity Deathmatch (Philanthropy Edition) We had been studiously avoiding coverage of Madonna’s latest trip to Malawi, but such is the deliciousness of the excoriating 11-point press release put out yesterday by Joyce Banda that….. Read More 2 minutes read September 18, 2012 Malawi’s Twittersphere When Bingu wa Mutharika was hospitalised in April it was at first extremely difficult to find reliable information about either his personal condition or the high drama of political theatre….. Read More 2 minutes read March 15, 2012 Malawians are fed up with Madonna Malawi is fed up with Madonna and her school daze, with the singer’s refusal to consult and her autocratic ways. Given the autocratic politics of the Mutharika regime, that’s both….. Read More 5 minutes read April 20, 2011 Madonna choses Malawi Kim Yi Dionne is an assistant professor of political science at Texas A&M University. She writes for AIAC about recent coverage of Malawi, actually Madonna in Malawi (that’s the problem). Kim….. Read More 0 minutes Less than a minute read April 16, 2011 In The Name of Malawi Indeed. Read More 0 minutes Less than a minute read July 8, 2010 Black Babies Via Art of Kawaii. Read More ← Older posts ©Africa is a Country 2015 Africa is a Country Proudly powered by WordPress Theme: Stream.