Arthur Mutambara

Zim opposition: Demise of vibrant mediocrity

Reason Wafawarova On Thursday Arthur Mutambara discovered the hard way that there is no room for intellectual excellence in the world of political mediocrity, and sadly this is where Zimbabwe’s oppos...
President Mugabe

The flaws of democracy

Reason Wafawarova On Thursday But Nigerians and all of us must not fool each other into believing that in democracy lies the answer to all our woes and troubles. The concept of democracy is a flawed ...
Temba Mliswa

The curse of the legacy of tribalism

Reason Wafawarova On Thursday Part of the reason we have had xenophobic disturbances in South Africa twice in the last seven or so years is because the post-colonial tribesman loathes the sight of an...
Morgan Tsvangirai

No MDC, no cry

Reason Wafawarova On Thursday It is hard to believe Morgan Tsvangirai sees in his “no reforms, no election” campaign a real prospect of meaningful political change, especially in regards to election ...
President Mugabe

Tribalism: The scourge of Africa II

Reason Wafawarova On Thursday Industrial development means the world has become economically more interdependent, and that is exactly why President Mugabe was in Russia recently, not in some corner o...
President Jacob Zuma

Tribalism: The scourge of Africa

Reason Wafawarova on Thursday When I followed the debate about remarks attributed to President Mugabe in regards to the Kalanga people, I was compelled to search for the video clip, so I could get a ...
President Jacob Zuma

Politicisation of tragedy

Reason Wafawarova On Thursday There is general consensus that the xenophobic attacks that have been happening in South Africa are unacceptable, and the fact that this most despicable behaviour is hap...
Mr Tsvangirai

MDC: Poll boycott or defeat boycott

Reason Wafarova on Thursday If there is anything that the MDC-T and its twin offshoots led by Sekai Holland and Professor Welshman Ncube are offering the people of Zimbabwe at the moment, it is confu...

Tolerance in politics

THE quintessential aspect of democracy, and indeed that of a good community, where each of us can build flourishing lives for ourselves, is tolerance.
President Mugabe

Politics and identity

Reason Wafawarova on Thursday IN Zimbabwe there are singular political identities that could be good for the benefit of politicians, but they are detrimental to people’s freedom and to the general de...
President Mugabe

Zanu-PF and nationalism

Reason Wafawarova On Thursday Our past must be used as a means to integrate our history into character and personality for today’s people. How does anyone bragging of a heroic liberation history get ...
We are dangerously blissful to the dangers of an education system that brainwashes and propagandises our children into servitude

Education and African inferiority

Reason Wafawarova On Thursday Our African society lives on a dangerous and deadly lie. We have been socialised and schooled to believe that success is defined and shaped by the education system we in...

Politics of sanctions

Reason Wafawarova on Thursday The European Union, Britain and other Western countries have been softening their stance on the sanctions regime they unilaterally imposed on Zimbabwe at the beginning o...

The politics of red lines

Reason Wafawarova On Thursday THE topic above is a borrowed one. It is borrowed from an essay written by renowned intellectual Professor Noam Chomsky, in an essay written on May 1 in 2014; himself in...

The curse of prosperity gospel

Reason Wafawarova On Thursday After penning a piece on exposing counterfeit faith on January 21 this year, I have received numerous requests for a follow up article, and this week I have taken the ho...