A brilliant well thought and balanced article
Black and white Zimbabweans continue to suffer under Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe’s racist dictatorship.
While there could be mixed feelings about Barack Obama’s victory on what it means for Africa, I found myself inspired by a passage in his acceptance speech where he said “we can never forget that as we speak people in distant nations are risking their lives right now for their chance to argue”. To me, part of Obama’s speech speaks truth about what is happening in some parts of the African continent, particularly our beloved nation Zimbabwe. While Mugabe is preaching peace by day, by night his agent provocateurs wreak havoc, hunting down perceived enemies of the ZANU-PF former strongman. As Obama rightfully put it, millions of Zimbabweans are risking
their lives right now for a chance to exercise their democratic right to vote in the…
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