Genre : Spoken Word City : Blantyre Country : Malawi
Robert Chiwamba is a poet who has established himself on Malawi’s poetry landscape commanding a large following from both the youth and adults. A Unesco and European Union’s Skills and Technical Education Program Ambassador, Chiwamba is a tried and tested winner. For instance, Ngwazi Zazikazi, his duet with Sangie won EU’s Europaid Devco Communications award having contested with acts from over ninety countries. To this he adds the United Nations women’s 2014 freedom from violence against women and girls campaign arts contest award and three chancellor college awards as best poet, Chiwamba has performed at all festivals in the country and has also had his story shared by the UNESCO youth’s website.