All articles in 'Commentary'


Money Laundering: US Stand on Africa Healthy

The US is ready to work with African State institutions to curb corruption and money laundering.

15th November 2010
After Vuvuzela- What Next?

After blowing our ears deaf with the Vuvuzela’s, we must take a moment to reignite Africa’s quest to...

13th July 2010
Black Americans: Victims of Distorted Image?

The “mainstreaming” of negative images of Black people within the US has been an on-going phenomenon...

2nd August 2010
Negative ethnicity: Devouring Uganda?

My friend Angela has been an ardent supporter of Uganda’s opposition Forum for Democratic Change (FD...

8th December 2011
Arabs Must Work with Africans

If we are invaded again, the invaders won't make the mistake of keeping us alive on this continent a...

5th April 2010
What the Abuja Bomb Blasts Reveal

Independence celebrations are meant to be joyful occasions. And for a country like Nigeria that face...

5th October 2010
African Union Off - Radar as Missiles Rain in Afri...

By disconnecting themselves from the people, African leaders and AU have handed over the radar to fo...

21st March 2011
Guinea-Bissau’s Drug Saga a Replica of Africa

The US recently named two senior army officers in Guinea Bissau as drug kingpins in West Africa. Thi...

12th April 2010
Why Kenya Police Need Remedial Attention

Ever wondered why it is just one guy who appears in media pictures dusting crime scenes in a city of...

19th July 2010
Nigeria: Things Falling Apart?

All over the world, oligarchies are being challenged; dictators are being disgraced and universal or...

8th December 2011
The Economy Vs Ethical Capitalism

The economic sphere is neither ethically neutral, nor inherently inhuman and opposed to society.

8th November 2010
Iceland Volcano and the Need for a Multi-polar Wor...

The Iceland volcano ash is a clear pointer that humanity must take cognizance of nature in its plans...

20th April 2010
Rotimi Chibuike Amaechi and Briefcase Journalism

Rotimi C. Amaechi, Governor of Rivers State  Photo courtesyMudsling and propaganda seem...

15th December 2011
Samuel Wanjiru: Disturbing Questions

In the Western world, when a tragedy occurs; thorough investigations are swiftly conducted and preve...

20th June 2011
Harambee Spirit Drives the Philippines

Brigada Eskwela is the true essence of the spirit of ‘Harambee’ at play in the Philippines

30th May 2011
Kenya: A Case for Direct Democracy

Direct democracy urgently needs to be operationalised in Kenya so that the voters do not merely get...

17th September 2011
Urbanisation: The Detour

Nairobi’s social and spatial inequalities make me wonder. Why are some people so rich while others s...

12th April 2011
Archbishop Palmer-Buckle’s “Funeral Oration”

Instead of spending hugely on the dead, Ghanaians must establish an endowment fund in memory of the...

1st November 2010
Kenya ICC Tussle: Old Order Vs New Order?

A section of the "Ocampo Six" (second row) at The Hague Photo courtesyVice President K...

11th April 2011
9th IREN EA Media Training: A Participant's Voice

Media houses must contribute a certain percentage of space/airtime to accommodate development agenda

15th March 2011
'KKK Alliance' Threat to Kenya Cohesion

KKK has nothing else binding other than bringing the three big tribes in Kenya to win Executive powe...

29th January 2011
This is Africa's Time

Effective usage of Africa's natural resources will generate income for other investment

24th January 2011
Which Way for Uganda’s Housing Challenge?

Uganda and Kampala in particular is lacking over 5000 housing units leaving dozens of Ugandans grapp...

12th December 2010
Wrong Focus is Nigeria's Undoing

Nigeria not only pursues wrong sectors, but sees politics as the only tool to develop

21st September 2010
White Migrant Workers in Kenya:X-pats or Illegal M...

why are white economic migrants to Africa considered as a cosmopolitan transnational class while bla...

23rd March 2010
Obasanjo: The Coup Maker Democratized

Obasanjo’s deliberative democratic exercise with the African military is a productive moment for Afr...

7th September 2010
Kenya's Judiciary on the Dock

When the Rt Hon Prime Minister Raila Odinga felt that his presidential win in the 2007 General Elect...

16th August 2010
Al-Shabaab: Museveni Needs Allies

Museveni has vowed to crush al-ShabaabThe recent terrorist attacks in Kampala Uganda hav...

19th July 2010
No Sacrifice- No African Unity!

The dream of a united African continent under one government, common citizenship and common destiny...

31st May 2010
China-Africa Trade: Opportunity or Threat ?

Why should poor SA consumers be prevented from obtaining goods they prefer or can better afford beca...

5th April 2010
Showing page 3 of 12 (351 articles found)