“Why an Africa Day?”

A column on Afrika Day written a week after the 50th anniversary of the founding of the OAU.

First Published in the City Press on June 2, 2013

Afrika as known to the world of 1688

Afrika as known to the world of 1688

 

About a week ago, smack dab in the middle of Africa Day, I saw a tweet by a mom sharing how her little girl made an Emperor-has-no-clothes-observation: “why is today Africa Day when every day in Africa is just that

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The Farce of Nationalism

The Farce of Nationalism

Let me not to the sensibilities of true nationalists admit impediment, but jingoism is of a by-gone era, and it’s time we left it there…

An examination of why nationalism is outdated in Afrika today.

Published in Jucy Africa on May 25, 2012

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