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Mon 22 May 2017, 16:09 pm
There is this notion in people’s minds of the natural strength in the society today. The strength to handle challenges and hardship of life, the strength to face all mena...
Mon 15 May 2017, 16:35 pm
One afternoon, some years ago when I was still at high school, I was walking home after visiting my grandmother’s house, on the other side of the village.
Tue 02 May 2017, 16:45 pm
I hate writing about death. It is not that I am afraid of death, nah, far from it. I just don’t like negativity and death happens to be top of that list.
Mon 24 Apr 2017, 15:53 pm
I only have two emotions. It is either I am happy or I am angry, nothing more, nothing less. When something hurts me, instead of becoming sad and teary like most people, ...
Mon 10 Apr 2017, 14:03 pm
If there is one thing I hate, it is arrogance. I loathe it; I cannot stand pompous, self-centred, egocentric, bigoted and arrogant people. My pastor remarked the other da...
Mon 03 Apr 2017, 16:11 pm
It’s often thought or said that heavy drinkers contribute nothing to society. The word ‘drunkards’ says it all. It is not flattering at all.
Mon 27 Mar 2017, 17:30 pm
I could not believe my eyes, I still can’t. The whole time I watched I was tense; it felt like I was part of it. It went on and on and seemed to go on forever.
Mon 20 Mar 2017, 17:28 pm
The fight against rudeness is very serious. It is the fight for your well being and the well being of others. To be treated rudely is to be denigrated, and when done regu...
Mon 13 Mar 2017, 17:23 pm
Of all the names they could dream of, they chose this one. While other countries got to name their towns, cities, small villages and streets with cool names such as Holly...
Mon 06 Mar 2017, 16:24 pm
Every day when I wake up, I always make a point to be thankful for another day. Whether I live through the day is something I never lose sleep over.
Mon 27 Feb 2017, 17:29 pm
When I was growing up, which was some couple of years ago; children were ‘smarter’ than their parents. Ok maybe not smart, just clever.
Mon 20 Feb 2017, 15:57 pm
When you give another person the power to define you, then you also give them the power to control you.
Mon 13 Feb 2017, 16:39 pm
“The definition of insanity is repeating the same mistakes over and over again and expecting different results,” utters the “know-it-all” guy next to our table at some co...
Mon 06 Feb 2017, 17:43 pm
We concluded last week by observing that when in 1846 the Boers confiscated the wagons of one trader for carrying arms to Sechele, the missionary David Livingstone had ca...
Mon 30 Jan 2017, 14:05 pm
A quiet and uneventful Monday I was having last week. Same old boring drill; work, an errand or two after work, then home for my daily after work nap.
Mon 23 Jan 2017, 16:44 pm
Inside a person’s head are two voices. One voice sees the world through a positive perspective and speaks all the good about each situation. The other voice sees the worl...
Mon 16 Jan 2017, 17:03 pm
I am often called pessimistic and skeptical, even crazy, for the opinions I express in this column. I believe that will continue even in 2017. One thing I am not, and thi...
Mon 19 Dec 2016, 16:18 pm
Two years later, nothing has changed. If anything, the situation has gotten worse.
Mon 12 Dec 2016, 16:50 pm
As they say, all animals are equal but some are more equal than others, and still others considerably bigger than others. While ‘size does not matter’ is a universally pr...
Mon 28 Nov 2016, 16:39 pm
The Bible tells us that Christians shouldn’t meddle in other people’s business, but to worry about their own affairs. These Scriptures have nothing to do with correcting ...
Mon 21 Nov 2016, 17:02 pm
Many people have no positive feelings about Donald Trump. They believe it is hubristic of him to think he is qualified to be President.
Mon 14 Nov 2016, 17:31 pm
Some moons ago, when the capital city was not as developed as it is now, when the only ‘coolest’ place for teens, youth and even young adults was the main mall, life was ...
Mon 07 Nov 2016, 17:50 pm
At one point in all our lives we all imagine ourselves as parents. We do not only imagine that but we actually even play mommies and daddies, perhaps a nature’s way of pr...
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