History Of Malawi

Category: Lost history

How Journalists were Treated at Dr. Kamuzu Banda’s Press Conferences During One Party State.

“…The Press conferences were memorable affairs in which Dr. Kamuzu Banda’s personal bodyguards played a major role. They wore white uniforms with red pillow box-styled caps and their job was to eject from the conference those who might persist in asking undesirable questions. We called them ice cream men. [One of the press conferences went…