AU – To the bitter end

The election of Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma to the position of Chairperson of the African Union Commission is significant in a number of ways: she is the first woman to hold the position; the first South African to do so; and only the second politician from one of the big African states to be chosen. Dr Dlamini-Zuma…

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Money as a mission.

St. Basil the Great, in the 4th century would call money ‘the devil’s dung,’  an epithet reused by Pope Francis last year. Oscar Wilde said…

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The Hare, the Hippo and the Fire.

The hare and the hippo were great friends. They walked together in the veld and visited each other in their homes. The hippo was very proud…

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Youth & Mission

The Virus of Racism.

The world is seeing once again the upsurge of a vicious “virus” that has spread to every corner of the world. This time, the “virus” is…

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