News

HAXI MOMBA BACK WITH DEBUT GOSPEL ALBUM

NEWS | MUSIC By Franco Praise Mwachande Jnr He’s back! Ladies and gentlemen, Haxi Momba is back! Remember him? Him is the hulk who shook M-Dubz with his lyrically rich songs like Kufa Saferana et al. Now, slightly over 3 years after his announcement of switching to gospel music, he has now lived up to his word with a ten track album, ...

Read More »

YANA; THE NEW FEMALE VOICE IN THE URBAN MUSIC CIRCLES

RAW TALENT OF THE WEEK BY: Lawrence Nachipo Day in day out, the gender boundary continues being narrowed down in M-Dubz’ urban music circles. This week, EM’s Lawrence Nachipo gets you closer to another female gem in the urban music circles; Yana, real name Ipyana Nyondo. Yana is an up and coming RnB whizkid who’s still upping her game to ...

Read More »

NIC RETURNS WITH SINGLE, SI WINA

NEWS | MUSIC By Franco Praise Mwachande Jnr UK- based Malawian rapper NIC, known for songs like “Osadandaula’ and ‘Mutione’ has hit the airwaves again, this time with Si Wina, a single that rocked the airwaves last month, June 2018. NIC, real name Nicholas Thindwa who, this year seemed to have resurrected his music journey by releasing another single Apa ndafika, featuring ...

Read More »

Be creative or forget of changing the game

TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN “Game tayiponyera kuthambo za magetsi”- Fredokiss More are the albums in the pipeline. Artists pushing their music on the corner as others are trying hard to fit in as we hit a new fiscal year, business wise. Who’s hot and who’s not? Who is toppling the charts? Who is losing it anyway? And what about ...

Read More »

Raw talent of the week; MAZZO OPENGA

THE PALIBE HIT MAKER RAW TALENT OF THE WEEK Profile by Robert Kamangazula REAL NAME: Emmanuel Jumbe STAGE NAME: Mazzo Openga (originated from being an all-day joke cracker) AGE: 18 years EDUCATION LEVEL: Form 4 GENRE: HiDaH (self-made; a fusion of hip-hop with dancehall) RECORD LABEL: Urban Link Musical Village Mazzo Openga is a Lilongwe based up and coming artist ...

Read More »

Soldier Lucius Banda; An enemy of powers that be

NEWS By Anderson Manning’s Gowa You can run away from politics but you can’t escape the multiplicities of political machinations spearheaded by politicians to satisfy their egos. Old as it may be, this saying still remains true to date. As long as you can reminisce, the civilian soldier, the so called Lucius Banda will be available in the annuls of ...

Read More »

FAITH MUSSA TO RELEASE MDIDI ALBUM

NEWS | MUSIC By Our Contributor One of the country’s crème de la crème in urban gospel music, Faith Mussa is set to release Mdidi album next month, EM can reveal. The album will have 11 tracks plus a bonus track and is to be launched on the 4th of August at Bingu National Convention Center in Lilongwe. According to ...

Read More »

CAREER OF THE WEEK: LIBRARIAN

EDUCATION | CAREER OF THE WEEK Guest: Robert Chalochiwawa Position: Librarian Firm: Malawi Adventist University (Lake View Campus) Read more. Learn more. Change the globe. (Nas; I Can) Academics goes hand in hand with smart studying. There is no way one can claim to be intellectually upright if they have never ever had an interaction with a Librarian. Simply put, ...

Read More »

ACTION GALORE IN WEEK 11 OF SIMSO LEAGUE

SIMSO UPDATES Chitipa united yet to test defeat 27 shots hit the back of the net in week 11 Chilumba United pulls a dramatic come back By Sozo Kaperemera. There was jam packed action in week 11 of SIMSO league as teams were on the field in search for maximum points and it was only the strong who got away ...

Read More »

54 years of despair for Malawian Soccer

FROM THE TERRACES ……………………. Women too need a hand By Chifundo Zingunde (The Attacking Goalkeeper) The beloved Malawi, on 6th July, 2018 celebrated her 54th birthday. Yours truly (AG) was in tears when he saw the waving flag; as usual from the terraces but this time he was up north at the bumpy Mzuzu stadium. The tears, yours truly shed ...

Read More »