Matabeleland and the violent intervention debate

19 Apr 2017 § Leave a comment

People are free to exercise their right to choose but, they need to understand that with every choice comes responsibility. War cannot be casually pushed up the list of our interventions without giving a decent attempt at nonviolent interventions. « Read the rest of this entry »


If we got independent today what will we do?

14 Apr 2017 § Leave a comment

We look back in history not to stay in the past but to learn what to avoid as we move into the future. We, Matabeleland, refuse to continue to be the poorer cousin within the dysfunctional Zimbabwe union; we today choose freedom and the responsibility this entails. « Read the rest of this entry »

Want to transform Matabeleland? Let’s transform ourselves first

5 Apr 2017 § Leave a comment

Anyone entertaining the idea that postcolonial Zimbabwe is a state based on the notion, ‘human beings are created equal’ inhabits a parallel world; Zimbabwe is not a respectful union of equals, Mashonaland continues to control and ridicule Matabeleland at every opportunity. « Read the rest of this entry »

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