Produced by Chimwemwe Padatha
September 19, 2023
Malawi Maize Prices Spike, Worsen Food Insecurity
Malawian farmers say the southern African nation is facing natural and manmade challenges that have triggered food insecurity — developments happening after the price of maize rose by 110% in 2022, leaving families scrambling to pay for food items. For more, reporter Chimwemwe Padatha produced this report from Malawi’s capital, Lilongwe.
August 17, 2023
Malawi’s Christian Community Protests Same-Sex Marriages
In Malawi, Christian leaders recently took to the streets to protest same-sex relations amid recommendations for a referendum by the southern African nation’s parliament to decide on whether to legalize same-sex marriages, despite arguments by civil society groups that say human rights should not be subject to a popular vote. For more, reporter Chimwemwe Padatha produced this report from Malawi’s capital, Lilongwe.