All articles in 'Commentary'


Gaza- What the UN Should Do

Create a buffer zone. Hamas will think twice about committing violence against international peaceke...

18th January 2009
How Should Blacks Relate to the Gaza Crisis?

Instead of removing ourselves from the story of Palestinian oppression, or from the story of Sudanes...

18th January 2009
Africa Must Redefine its Identity

Until we develop a positive identity that is opposite from what the colonizers left behind, we shall...

19th January 2009
Are the Middle Class an Answer to Kenya's Woes?

The Least Common Factor among Kenyan politicians as mathematicians would say is; thievery. This is w...

2nd February 2009
Taylor Jr.'s Conviction: Ringing Alarm Bells ?

What happened to Taylor Jr. should ring an alarm to children of our leaders who are involved in corr...

26th January 2009
While Celebrating Obama, Africa Must Solve its Pr...

Change is no longer a dirty word and those who say ‘No change’ had better be on notice.

27th January 2009
Neocolonialists are Kenya's Bane

The future of the post independent generation is at stake. It has an obligation to carry on from whe...

9th February 2009
History as it Should be Known

In my years living in US, I often joke to my audiences that one of my best unknown accomplishments,...

13th February 2009
United Africa: Gaddafi Should not be Ignored!

What is it about the concept of a United Africa that provokes such paranoia, hatred and ridicule fro...

16th February 2009
Africans are Not Cultural Orphans

Part of the trouble with many Africans is that they are unlikely to be aware of the presence, the or...

16th February 2009
Trade in Human Body Parts: Part of Human Nature?

To be sure, there are some parts of Nigeria you don’t venture into without adequate security; there...

16th February 2009
The New York Post and Racist Cartoons: Undermining...

It is lack of cultural competency which leads this organization to think that it is alright to portr...

23rd February 2009
Is Kenya on Auto Pilot?

The government is failing Kenyans in their hour of most need. Not only did the government fail to ma...

2nd March 2009
Nigeria And The World of Informants And Espionage

Outside of Nigeria espionage is very important. Therefore, if Nigerians living in South Africa or in...

16th March 2009
It's a Looting Spree for Africa's First Families

Museveni is paving way to appoint his soldier son (major Muhoozi) to take over Uganda's presidency

23rd March 2009
Religion: A Two Edged Sword?

I am not serving anything. I am all about the rule of law, professional ethics and personal morality...

23rd March 2009
Time to Re-brand Nigeria

Nigeria is where it is and what it is because folks have a warped sense of how they want to do thing...

27th March 2009
West Africa: A Drug Smuggling and Terrorism Hub?

Illicit activities threaten to destabilize even the most steady nations in West Africa unless smuggl...

9th April 2009
Jacob Zuma: People's President But...!

The obsession with whether Africa National Congress garnered a two thirds majority or not by Western...

28th April 2009
Coalition Government: Are Youths Bracing for the...

Kenyans' future will not be secured if the recourse is always to appoint older Kenyans to fix the m...

5th May 2009
Sarkozy’s Take on African Fat Cats a Welcome Move

If the West could see the light and order that money stashed in their banks be returned to Africa,...

10th May 2009
In Defense of Bribery

Bribes are only a symptom, not a cause. Whatever the objections are against bribing, they don’t appl...

14th February 2006
Africa Should Promote its Brand

There is potential in our traditional systems that have stood the test time. Africans should realize...

29th November 2006
Mixed Fortunes of Globalization in Africa

Africa is perforated with the out come of globalization. To convince Africans about the benefits of...

5th December 2006
Politics Vs the Market: Which Way to Go?

If you discovered a better, solution to Africa’s poverty, would you take your plan to a private firm...

12th December 2006
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
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
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