Morgan Tsvangirai’s ‘God-chosen’ clanger

Tsvangirai has just pulled yet another rabbit out of the hat in his now openly desperate pursuit for presidency, this time telling a church congregation that he and Mugabe were chosen by God to lead Zimbabwe and requesting that Zimbabweans pray for them!  How has Tsvangirai arrived at the conclusion that he and his president are God-chosen?  To my knowledge there is no biblical text that suggests even in the slightest that above all that God is He is also a very funny God who occasionally plays practical jokes on His children.  It is worrying when a man with presidential aspirations thinks it wise to gloss his political debate with stand-up comedy-like performances.  Continue reading


Mthwakazi has to choose her battles wisely

BBA 2012 contestants

BBA 2012 contestants

As I write this blog, I hope that the fight for Mthwakazi’s recognition in Big Brother Africa (BBA) would have subsided but, was it a good choice for a battle? Are we not running the risk of grand standing and in the process trivialising the revolution? Continue reading