By Veli Mbele In most cases, when we examine the political phenomenon that is uBab’uBantu Biko, we often focus more on his razor-sharp intellect, eloquence and organisational genius. We rarely look at his leadership persona. Leading up to our recent #Mutapa Biko lecture, I was telling my Brother and fellow activist, Shweme Vuyisile Mshudulu that […]
By Sphelele Khumalo See English Translation Further Down ‘Wonke umuntu makasukume enkantolo!’, wamemeza umgcini weNkundla ephakeme uMnumzane Dube ngesankahlu, phela kulenkundla kugcwele abantu abusuka ezindaweni eziningi. Kukhona abazokweseka umndeni ka Zabazendoda okuthiwa ubulawe ngu Baas Van Tonderr. Abanye bazozibonela mathupha lomuntu osakwazi ukubulala abantu ngesihluku esingaka kodwa sesiphila esikhathini senkululeko. Yilabo nalabo abaphethe amabhodi abhalwe […]
The President will address the nation at 19h00 this evening, on developments in South Africa’s risk-adjusted strategy to manage the spread of COVID-19.
In modern times, African cultural practices have come under the spotlight and in particular, practices that have negative social consequences. One of these cultural practices is Ukuthwala – the “kidnapping” of young women by a group of men and forcing them into marriage, usually with older men, without any agreement from the women’s side. The […]
By Veli Mbele Dear Mkhulu Biko, Where do I start? To some of us, you only spring to mind in September each year and to some, you are forever present in our consciousness. We literally think about you every day and this is not just because of how the sum total of your work has […]