All articles in 'Commentary'


Zimbabwe Crisis: Real or Feigned?

How does a country with the same factors and leaders from 1980 to 2000 suddenly (because the White c...

6th May 2008
Intellectual Poverty Worse than Physical Poverty

Africa needs to cultivate creative and intellectual abilities that will allow it to increase the val...

12th May 2008
Is America Double Faced?

Damning revelations that Liberian tyrant, Charles Taylor stashed over $ 5,000,000,000 in two US Ban...

12th May 2008
Bakili Muluzi: A Disgrace to Malawi

The only agenda he has for Malawi is to serve his vendetta against Mutharika’s refusal to act as his...

20th May 2008
Perspectives on Zimbabwe Erroneous

Mugabe has stood resolutely in defense of the right of Zimbabweans to repossess land t...

20th May 2008
South Africa Violence: Why is Brother Fighting Bro...

The late African-Martinician revolutionary Franz Fanon warned that a people, denied outlets for thei...

20th May 2008
South Africa: Are South Africans Victims of Memory...

If South African natives have declared war against other African nationalities – who will accommodat...

27th May 2008
Tanzania: Who Killed Daudi Ballali?

Controversial as he was, Ballali liked fame. He was willingly manipulated by traitors to do their d...

27th May 2008
Tanzania: Is Mkapa Ready for a Public Probe?

If Mkapa knows and believes those pointing fingers on him are geared by hatred, he must seek remedy...

3rd June 2008
Taylor’s Trial: Is Blah’s Confession Betrayal Or G...

While betrayal could be an appropriate word for the Blah testimony, it must be gauged against the ba...

3rd June 2008
After Mbeki’s Xenophobia, will Kikwete be Next?

As Tanzania gets credit for solving other peoples’ problems, it is still one of the poorest countrie...

7th June 2008
Black Americans:Under Designed Mind Assault?

The historic and demonstrative evidence overwhelmingly reflects the reality that the U.S. governm...

10th June 2008
Matatu Chaos in Nairobi: Police Are To Blame for L...

Public transport in the country is still bedeviled with incessant turmoil. The problem lies in enfo...

10th June 2008
Hon. Raila Odinga Has Not Abandoned the People

Raila has the ability to excite the masses, turn simple functions into memorable events and elicit a...

20th June 2008
Desmond Tutu and John Semtamu: A Disaster for Afri...

If the invasion of African countries that rig elections was to be taken to its logical conclusion, w...

30th June 2008
Ward-Brew and Ghana’s Retardation

In Ghana, instead of going forward in development, we appear to be going backwards due to the absenc...

20th June 2008
What Does the World Owe Africa?

What does the world owe Africa? Simple: help Africans put a stop to the bastardization of their land...

1st July 2008
Parking in New Delhi: Lessons for Africa

We have as Africans, not reached a level where we can appreciate institutions such as parliament, th...

1st July 2008
Black Smoke Everywhere

Africa’s policy makers have since independence developed ambitious development strategies to fight p...

3rd May 2005
Fighting Poverty through migration

Migrant workers remit about $100 billion a year, the International Monetary Fund estimates, a sum th...

21st June 2005
Smart Aid for Africa

Africa’s long term growth prospects do not lie in rock concerts and increased dependency on Western...

5th July 2005
Africa: What\'s the Way Forward?

Begging cannot make the future of Africa. Begging at the doors of the big 8, 10 or 7 cannot make the...

19th July 2005
Homegrown Policies Will Save Africa

As Africa emerges from its isolation imposed by geography, the expatriates from different discipline...

9th August 2005
Referendum: Wealth Creation not Constitution

Kenya should be strategizing to shift from a third world to a first world by putting favorable struc...

30th November -0001
U.N Summit not a solution to Poverty

To export the African problem to the U.N. will perpetuate the predicament that Africa faces at the m...

13th September 2005
The Dilemma of Short Term and Long Term

Term limits in most of the African countries were introduced after 1980 during the second wave of li...

20th September 2005
Africa\'s Image Abroad

The Western media and citizens are becoming increasingly multiculturalized and understanding Africa...

1st November 2005
Demons, Values and Development

The relevance of Primate Adofo\'s statement, which cut across religious lines, in Ghana\'s progress,...

8th November 2005
Trade Union Democracy: Key to Worker’s Liberation

It is unfortunate that the cause of workers is no longer the concern of any pack. The informed and t...

29th November 2005
W.T.O: Africa Must Take a Leave of Absence

To address the consumption problem in Africa, it will be strategic for the continent to get out of t...

6th December 2005
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