IN the preceding month, February 5th – this country marked the 50th anniversary of the Arusha Declaration of Socialism and Selfreliance. It was not marked here as a national event as such, but it was an event that had made quite a difference for this country’s destiny just around seven years after its independence from Britain.Add a comment
TODAY, almost all eyes will be focused to Washington where a new President of the United States will be sworn-in, taking over from President Barack Hussein Obama whose term of office has come to an end.Add a comment
“It is the Algerian army which transformed me into the highest level of human specie - a freedom fighter…” -Madiba Nelson Mandela, paying tribute to Algeria.
YESTERDAY, we marked the 53rd anniversary of the Zanzibar Revolution. That Revolution, in a sense, resembles the struggle of the people of South Africa against apartheid, which, in a wider sense resembles what was in place in Zanzibar where a minority governed, suppressing the majority.Add a comment
“We should establish a clean government accountability system. If our leaders at all levels are clean and honest; being upright themselves before rectifying others, they will provide a good example from the beginning.Add a comment