Micah Xavier Johnson the martyr of BLACK people the world over

Image: Micah Xavier Johnson By Andile Mngxitama The whole white civilization is based on violence against black people. The template of this truth was crafted and perfected through slavery. The notions of “human” and “rights” find their coherence on the permissibility to do violence on blacks without a reason. Let’s be clear here, the job …

Is Zimbabwe on the verge of regime change?

Image: Armed police in Harare. Photo: Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi/AP By BO Staff Writer On Wednesday the two main cities of Zimbabwe, Harare and Bulawayo, witnessed a shut down following a call for a stay away strike called by what the country’s Minister of Education, Professor Jonathan Moyo, called “faceless people.” Foreign media, led by The Guardian, …

Lily Mine Workers Were Not Paid During Gupta Protests

Featured image: www.newsghana.com.gh by Zama Khumalo Dear Editor, I’m sure we all still remember the story of three mine-workers – sister Pretty Nkambule and Yvonne Mnisi as well as brother Solomon Nyendere – in Mpumalanga’s Barberton who disappeared underground when the mine of their bosses collapsed and swallowed them. Well, my favourite editor I still …

How Gift gifted himself with my laptop

Featured Image: Rockey Street in Yeoville. Photo: Delwyn Vetasuan/Financial Mail By Andile Mngxitama “Everyone knows you don’t leave valuable stuff on the back seat of the car,” said my daughter upon hearing the story told by her brother in the most animated fashion. I had parked the car outside with other cars during a primary …