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Nato’s shameless double talkSo after three months, Nato are still ‘protecting’ the poor, hapless, defenceless civilians in Libya? Is the protection of civilians Nato’s...

Time to talkI have read with much interest an opinion piece by Michael Holman, the respected British journalist and former Africa editor of the...

You have been warned!!!Exactly 12 months ago, I wrote a commentary on the coup d’etat in Niger saying why it was justified and why...

Fear behind the euphoria

It was a long time ago but I vividly remember it because I was green with envy when the then Nigerian head of state...

Real root of corruption

Wikileaks! Wikileaks! Wikileaks! Love it or hate it, it cannot be denied that the online whistleblower makes for captivating reading. Wikileaks has lifted...

Abolish these subsidies

Many African leaders and pressure groups in and outside Africa have, for many years, been calling for the abolition of agricultural subsidies in Europe...

Does FDI lead to development in Africa?Due to their many socio-economic problems, most African countries have become desperate in trying to find solutions. The...

50 years and still a one-way street

‘Seek ye first the political kingdom, and all these shall be added unto you.’ That was a favourite mantra of the great Kwame Nkrumah,...

Nkrumah’s dream still holds

It has been more than fifty years since the lofty ideal of a United States of Africa was mooted. In 1958, Ghana’s first president,...

Crass ignorance, illiteracy and bigotry

For the next four weeks or so, South Africa will be in the global media spotlight as the first African country to stage arguably...