Mabvuto Banda is an award winning journalist who writes for Reuters News Agency, the global wire news leader. Banda also from time to time, does  commissioned work for News International, namely the Times of London and its Sunday editions in Scotland.  In 2006, He was named investigative journalist of the year in Southern Africa. The same year, Reuters News Agency named him journalist of the year. He has won several awards locally  in the last 15 years.