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Uneasy times for artists

Creative artists, including singers, playwrights and authors have always had an uneasy relationship with those in power in Uganda.

Praise where praise is due

The current traditional king of Ghana’s Asante people, the Asantehene Otumfuo Osei Tutu II celebrates 20 years on the Royal Stool. His conduct is in …

Will loyalty factor decide elections?

On Wednesday May 8, South Africa goes to the polls to elect members of parliament and other state officials. The polls this time around have …

A discoloured rainbow

What are the roots of the hostility towards ‘foreign’ Africans living in South Africa?