Brian Ligomeka is a journalist based in Blantyre, Malawi. Brian has worked for both local and international media outlets in his career spanning over 20 years. In Malawi, Brian Ligomeka worked as Editor for Times Group where he edited The Sunday Times, The Daily Times and was also the producer of some current affairs programmes for Times Television and Times Radio. He has also contributed to several international media outlets including Inter Press Service, BBC Monitoring Service, South Africa's News24, Africa Confidential and is the current stringer for Deutsche Presse Agentur (Germany News Agency) in Malawi. He currently leads a human rights media organisation, Centre for Solutions Journalism. Besides contributing to international media, Brian has also served as a fixer for journalists from such organisations as CNN and SkyNews. Brian holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) Degree from Heriot-Watt University in Scotland, and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Mass Communication from Shareworld Open University. He also has qualifications in teaching, having been educated at Blantyre Teachers College.
With new research revealing that 3.5 percent of adults in Malawi identify as Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender or Intersex (LGBTI), some faith leaders are acknowledging the existence of sexual and gender minorities, and are preaching messages of love.
Blantyre, Malawi • Science & Environment • 31 Mar 2023
Landrovers! Call them life-saving vehicles of vigour, endurance and defiance. As the small southern African nation of Malawi is struggling in retrieving dead bodies from the mud and delivering relief items to victims of Tropical Cyclone Freddy which has so far killed nearly 500,000 people and... Read more
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