Even after the Mau Mau case the British will never stop kidding themselves about the crimes of empire.
After years of being frozen out by Bingu wa Mutharika’s administration, President Joyce Banda has restored the IMF to the top table of Malawian policy-making and pushed through a sweeping reforms at their behest.
Madonna’s attempt to save face after her scolding by Malawi’s president to rehash the stereotype of the corrupt African leader rings hollow, and a bit desperate. Malawi’s President wasn’t having it.
Why when African leaders meet Barack Obama, they are received in groups (unlike all other heads of state) and rarely get to speak?
There is nothing heroic about running a cushy, big-spending non-profit like Invisible Children that works hand-in-glove with the CIA and the US military.
Did Goodluck Jonathan allegedly take US $1m from an anti-poverty fund to allegedly bring Beyonce and Jay-Z to Nigeria in 2006?
The ultimate preview of the 2013 Afcon Final: Will it be Stephen Keshi’s time or can the Burkinabé shock the world in Soweto?
A footballing minnow has shocked the great names of African football with a series of audacious, spirited displays, making it all the way to the 2013 Afcon final.
What we learned from the third day, still deep in the first round, of the 2013 African Cup of Nations.
What we learned from Day Two of the 2013 African Cup of Nations being hosted by South Africa.
We want to present a more global, postcolonial (for want for a better word) take on world football.
If the image of the starving black child has been deemed obsolete, then so has the Western “we” that claimed so much power for itself in the late 1980s.
The Bond franchise has a white casting problem, but at least it has made peace with Britain and its institutions’ marginal position within world affairs.
Africa isn’t a brand and we find the clamor for “positive news” from Africa inane and condescending.
By far the best place to follow Malawian news and politics is social media app, Twitter. It can be relied upon to be the very first place where Malawi’s breaking news gets to the rest of us.
African fans retain a surprising affection for old colonizers when it comes to international tournaments. Mozambique is no exception.