AS ZUMA GOES TO COURT…FW DE KLERK A FREE MAN

              illustration: Wilson Mgobozi

Police accused of stalling murder case against apartheid president

As former president Jacob Zuma prepares for his day in court Friday, questions are being asked why police are stalling to bring charges against minority rule head honcho FW de Klerk for the murder of more than 5 000 blacks during the last days of apartheid. Continue reading “AS ZUMA GOES TO COURT…FW DE KLERK A FREE MAN”

WINNIE FINAL CURTAIN

The late Winnie Madikizela Mandela at her house in Orlando West Soweto. Pic:Boxer Ngwenya

Mother of the Nation succumbs to long illness

As the Easter weekend tethered to its close the festive mood quickly turned sour for millions of people around the world when news started to filter of the death of anti-apartheid Struggle icon Nomzamo Winnie Madikizela-Mandela on Monday afternoon. Continue reading “WINNIE FINAL CURTAIN”

APARTHEID CORRUPTION GRAND THEFT

                                                                                                                           Illustration: Wilson Mgobhozi

 South Africans may never know the full scale of looting during those dark days

The Johannesburg High Court’s decision last week to deny non-governmental organisations access to various records related to suspected financial corruption  during the apartheid era from the South African Reserve Bank was a blow against transparency. Continue reading “APARTHEID CORRUPTION GRAND THEFT”