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    Review: Fearless Fighter by Vera Chirwa

    Fearless Fighter by Vera Chirwa is an autobiography that teaches many about betrayal, leadership, and imprisonment during Dr. Hastings Kamuzu Banda’s leadership. The biography gives us a glimpse of the man that was the first president of Malawi. It also gives a perfect insight into the fight against colonial rule that led to Malawi’s Independence. It was important to review this book by Vera Chirwa, as a way to help us understand the history of Malawi and make sense of the chaos we are enduring now. Reading through Political Prisoner 3/75 by Sam Mpasu gave us an insight into prison life during Banda’s time. This autobiography, however, gives more detail…