All articles in 'Commentary'


Barack Obama and Africans’ Mindset

Africans have become kids in the global prosperity- ordered around, manipulated, castigated, and alw...

27th July 2009
Nuclear Weapons: Does Africa Have a Say?

Trillions of dollars which are wasted annually on nuclear weapons should be spent on tackling climat...

10th August 2009
Celebrating African Americans

Why are African Americans being so grossly inaccurately portrayed within the United States media?

17th August 2009
The Mau Saga Exposes Lawlessness in Kenya

Prosecuting the Kalenjins in the Mau while ignoring the Kikuyus in the Rift Valley is instigating a...

17th August 2009
Is Justice Closing in for Muluzi?

Muluzi and Mkapa ought to accept a legal process as happened in Zambia where former ruler Fredrick C...

24th August 2009
September 11: Never Again!

Nations need not demean another and in so doing categorize the world into more insulting classes suc...

7th September 2009
Ali al-Megrahi Reception: Shame to the AU!

If Western countries can release a terrorist that killed hundreds of their people, will they pay any...

22nd September 2009
UN General Assembly: Lessons for Africa

Let Africa harness the opportunity availed by her markets and natural resources that are always on h...

25th September 2009
Ringera Must not Go with KACC

The Executive’s new game plan is to provoke Parliament to the point that enraged MPs will blindly sc...

28th September 2009
Fighting Corruption: A Tall Order in Uganda

The President personally directed Bank of Uganda to bail out Mr. Bassajja balaba with 21 billion shi...

6th October 2009
Judiciary Must Embrace Performance Contracting

The public must demand that the Judiciary staff in the bench are subjected to bench marks as defined...

12th October 2009
Legislators' Sacco: Uganda Must Excercise Prudence

Uganda has a new generation of voters who shall not be fed on deception and manipulation.

1st November 2009
Thoughts on the Practice of Pan-Africanism

While the decentralized nature of the non-governmental Pan-African movement has created greater oppo...

27th October 2009
Forgery: Is Tanzania Going the Sassou-Ngweso Way ?

Is Tanzania’s cabinet of fakers a replica of what’s going in upper echelons of power in Africa? Isn’...

27th October 2009
Dead Aid or Wrong Approach?

Aid has neither solved Africa's problems nor spurred expected development. Recipients have become c...

1st November 2009
Music and Social Change

The post-election violence that occurred after the 2007 Kenyan polls was one of the most horrific sc...

9th November 2009
Gay Revolution is UnAfrican

Homosexuality seeks to destroy marriage as we know it, unity as we know it and family life as we kno...

9th November 2009
Poor Choices Have Crippled America's Economy

When our lawmakers make poor choices, we all pay for them--unless we make them pay the consequences.

9th November 2009
When States Turn Criminal

The whole governance system is grinding to a halt so that even the good things that Obasanjo's regim...

7th February 2006
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
African Marriages as Business Ventures

Women also complain that men have either not evolved or that they evolve at a very slow pace. Someho...

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
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
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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