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Why are some people opposed to black empowerment policies?

When the scribes of the Pharisees saw that He was eating with the sinners and tax collectors, they said to His disciples, “Why is He eating and drinking with tax … Continue reading

December 16, 2015 · Leave a comment

This story exemplifies the immaturity of #African Politicians – #Malawi

Summary: A fierce government critic decides to hold a public lecture, and books a conference room in a hotel…. then this happens. ABOUT THE CANCELLATION OF THE PUBLIC LECTURE: At … Continue reading

September 20, 2015 · Leave a comment

Racism and Bigotry is encouraged from the top, but the real enemy is Global Inequality

The other day – about two weeks ago, the British Prime minister referred to the migrants at Calais trying to cross into the UK as ‘swarming..’ It was an insensitive … Continue reading

August 12, 2015 · 1 Comment

Part of the problem or Part of the Solution?

Remember my post on Boris Johnson, titled ‘What Boris Johnson’s ‘Greed’ speech reveals about the rot in Politics‘, over a year ago, in which I argued that the mayor of … Continue reading

March 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

Prevention: Better than finding a cure…atleast in the case of ebola

Prevention: Better than finding a cure, when it could be too late…and when a cure costs considerably more. Atleast that appears to be the experience in the case of the … Continue reading

March 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

Leadership for the Africa we Want – Kigali, May 2014

Sponsored by the African Development Bank. Shorter version focussing on points made by Thabo Mbeki and Benjamin Mkapa:- My Comments Education has not been a priority for most countries across … Continue reading

January 31, 2015 · Leave a comment

Malawi floods expose need to step up disaster prevention

January 29, 2015 · Leave a comment