things we see in blantyre

Things We See in Blantyre: Please Don’t Sell Us

They have been so many times when I have prayed for God’s intervention when in a minibus. Unlike other countries, Malawi does not have any special names for minibuses. They are just that, minibuses. However, each time you are in one, you are bound to ask God why he is yet to bless you with […]

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Things We See in Blantyre: False Alerts Everywhere

One thing Blantyre never ceases to amaze is the amount of False Alerts we have. I’m not talking about floods, hurricanes or tragic things like that. Neither am I talking about pregnancies, although I’m sure those happen too. However, we had a series of moments when people from the city are given false hope. Then […]

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Magic in the Streets

Things We See in Blantyre: Magic in the Streets

There is magic in the streets of Blantyre. Behind every street smart (or wannabe), there is a story filled with lessons. And most times, I like to think that that is my experience with Blantyre. Tragic things happened for me to know this city well. That is the sole reason I had balls enough to […]

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Things We See in Blantyre: Money in Underwear

Hello, I know it’s been a while, I’m sorry for leaving you hanging. But, I recently had writer’s block which literally had me feeling done. However, after reading Onyinye Udeh’s “Things We See in Lagos,” I figured that I could write my own. Only this time, I want to share with you the Things We […]

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