From the Editor’s Keyboard

Neo-Colonialism, the Last Stage of imperialism

"Foremost among the neo-colonialists is the United States, which has long exercised its power in Latin America. Fumblingly at first she turned towards (...)

| May 2007 | 495 views

Somalia: The hidden war for oil

Carl Bloice elucidates the failure or unwillingness of the Western media to accurately report the invasion and occupation of Somalia by a US backed (...)

| May 2007 | 421 views

Nigeria’s Political World

"Yar’Adua’s team calculate, probably correctly, that the West will come around as there’s no enthusiasm in Europe or the USA for allowing China and India free (...)

| May 2007 | 1139 views

The Expo Times Treason Saga of Ten Years Ago

As we celebrate World Press Freedom Day this week, it is but fitting that we reproduce the following article by General Editor Abayomi Charles Roberts, (...)

| May 2007 | 407 views

Zimbabwe: time for civil society to seize the space?

Sam Kebele’s analysis of recent events in Zimbabwe highlights the internal and external complexities at work in the country. He considers the possibilities (...)

| April 2007 | 418 views

Nigeria: Urgent Action Needed to Rescue Election

"Nigeria’s elections and Obasanjo’s coveted reputation as a champion of democracy are greatly endangered. But the country’s stability and democracy, as well (...)

| April 2007 | 554 views

Pan African unity: Can Africa match the bid?

The idea of a United States of Africa is the visionary outcome of a Pan African Unity. Gichinga Ndirangu presents the case for a United States of Africa (...)

| April 2007 | 427 views

Zimbabwe: A time of deafness

"Battered bodies, broken bones, bleeding human flesh. That is all President Robert Mugabe has been able to give to the people he is supposed to protect and (...)

| March 2007 | 422 views