Bingu wa Mutharika

1 Malawi crackdown on protests, journalists and my friend Collins

Collins Mtika Last I heard, my friend and colleague Collins Mtika — a journalist in Malawi — was in jail. There have been protests in Malawi over high food prices, corruption in government (remember how the so-called “Arab spring” started?). As a result, Malawi’s President Bingu wa Mutharika has cracked…