Saturday, June 6, 2020

Xenophobia: In whose interest? By Austin Isikhuemen

Not many South Africans are aware of the role their African brothers played in liberating them from the shackles of the oppressive apartheid regime,...

Salute to Integrity

When they mention INTEGRITY your name jumps to mind. My closest encounter with you was during the 2014 Nigerian National Conference (NNC) at the National Judicial...

Your PVC is your Red Card

The best way to show disenchantment with a government and its elected officials is neither with stones nor with bullets but with ballots. The PVC...

The Spectators

Beware of spectators: They are the best initiators The best motivators The best educators The best supervisors They are the best directors The best orators The best ministers The best governors The best...

What if….What then?

What if: The labour of our heroes is buried in the past; They fought for our nation to earn discrimination?   What if: They once fed the nation but...

The Vampires

THE VAMPIRES They have mansions in Madrid Duplexes in Dubai Townhouses in Cape Town And fly private jets to Germany.   They campaign with champagne And throw parties in Paris.   They buy...

Democracy Dividends: By Tony Ekata

DEMOCRACY DIVIDENDS   Yesterday, it was: Sharing of allocation Allocation of corruption Corruption of administration Administration of deterioration Deterioration of infrastructure And Political realignment.   Today, it is: Realignment of propaganda Propagation of promises Promises sowed on...

Poli-trick-cians

POLI-TRICK-CIANS Dem dey come dey go Dey come dey go Dey come dey go.   Dem go beg today Brag tomorrow Polite today Shakara tomorrow.   Dem say dem dey represent us But dat na...

The Traditional African Woman

THE TRADITIONAL AFRICAN WOMAN The “traditional” African woman is still here and is ... Still cooking. Still doing the dishes. Still taking care of her home. Still being very...

Today’s Animal Farm: By Tony Ekata

My son has just put Matric behind him and I am very happy – perhaps happier than him. For one, the haunting spectre of...

Weather

- Advertisement -

Recent Posts