CULTURE

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Kwanzaa, a holiday of Pan-African thinking, outreach and embrace

Kwanzaa, an annual 7-day holiday celebrating Pan-African culture, community and thanksgiving, is an African-American interpretation…

Greek and Afrikan Elements in Sculpture

“A voice of one is calling in the desert.” “Prepare the way for the Lord,…

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Expand your curiosity, but create with a purpose

There is no end to creativity even though a work of art can be limited…

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Taking UBUNTU beyond abstract concept and theory.

*Originally published by the authors as ‘Ubuntu in a Few Pages’ INTRODUCTION Many people, especially…

Ethiopiques: Vision and Perseverance

The unconquerable spirit of brave Ethiopians in battle with their valorous deeds has been written…

Medieval Roots of Stained Glass Windows in Afrika

At sunset and sunrise, the stained glass windows at All Saints Cathedral, Nairobi sparkle with…

WHOLENESS

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Making Merry with Banana at Christmas

Do you want to feel good and look young, energetic, lively, and healthy? Are you…

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About that Gluten

Intolerance and going gluten free In recent years I have heard the phrase “I am…

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The Dangerous Effects of Chemical Fertilizers

There’s been a whole lot of talks about climate change, and the unfavorable weather patterns…

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Kenya lifts ban on GMO crops. The dangers of GMOs to your health.

“In accordance with the recommendation of the Task Force to Review Matters Relating to Genetically…

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ECONOMY

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Be Patient With Yourself

I was getting worked up with my business because it was not working as I wanted. I had challenges with team members, finances, client acquisition and retention, and management. It felt like…

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What is Capitalism?

“In a nutshell capitalism is a legalized form of theft or corruption by the elite”. It’s a privilege based system in which a few, select individuals get the license to own public…

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Putting Coal Into the African Perspective

Since the presidency of Thabo Mbeki, plans have been periodically put forward to increase South Africa`s nuclear output. At present Africa`s only nuclear power plant, Koeberg, supplies electricity to Cape Town  (and…

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A Good Brand Name

The Lifeline of any Entrepreneurial Venture Brand names are very important in this day and age where entrepreneurs are dealing with enlightened customers who have access to all sorts of information at…

Eastern Highlands Tourism

When we talk about tourism in Zimbabwe there is one area that is endowed almost to a fault. To say the least, the Eastern Highlands of Zimbabwe can elevate our tourism to…

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Why has Fighting in Ukraine led to Food Emergencies in Africa?

Originally published on lawrencefreemanandtheworld.com on 17th May 2022 In recent months there have been an abundance of reports on how the conflict in Ukraine is exacerbating food scarcity in Africa. The argument…