ancestors on 27th March 2020 in the early hours of the morning. Sadness enveloped his colleagues,
friends and the African intellectual community at large.
The Civil Society Agriculture Network (CISANET) on 29th-30th July, 2015 organised a National Conference and Public Lecture at Crossroads Hotel in Lilongwe. The lecture was delivered by one of the Malawians in Diaspora and a global academic icon, Prof Thandika Mkandawire. Prof. Mkandawire also delivered a keynote address during the national conference. CISANET invited Malawi Broadcasting Corporation (MBC) Television to interview Prof. Mkandawire on development issues related to Malawi.