Siyabu’s Story

June 28th, 2015

By Ellaton Siyabu   My name is Ellaton Siyabu a total orphan. If one’s family background can be traced through mother lineage, then I would say am the last born in a family of three. But if we trace it through father lineage then I am first and last born. Logically, this is so because […]

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The Flood and the Rains

June 24th, 2015

Devastation from the floods and the rains this past February can be seen and felt all over the country.  In Mangochi it rained for 18 days. Then stopped, never to return for this year. Many crops have been ruined, and maize prices are now far above average.  The winds blew the rain into the sides of […]

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Senior Trip

June 18th, 2015

Gracious Form 4 students took their annual “senior trip” this year to a new location: Chancellor College in Zomba. The students enjoyed touring different areas of the University of Malawi school, and getting a glimpse of higher education opportunities.  Despite the highly competitive selection process to qualify for the University of Malawi, MCV has had several […]

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A New Reality

June 7th, 2015

It is the new Airbus 300 series 600, fourteen hours in air, direct from New York to Johannesburg (Joburg) just in time to change planes at OR Tambo Intentional for the two our hop to Lilongwe. If feels quite familiar.  We first landed here in October of 1964. As always you enter a new reality. […]

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