Africa’s Women Warriors

SAFM held an interesting discussion this morning about African queens. The discussion centred around the idea of patriarchy, and that the influence and impact that these women had on their communities is still not being celebrated. What are your thoughts? Are you aware, for example, of the history of Queen Nandi, the mother of King … Read more

Prime Minister Mangosuthu Buthelezi

Mangosuthu Buthelezi is a name that most South Africans are very familiar with. As founder of the Inkatha Freedom Party, Buthelezi’s name is often in the newspapers, but what some South African’s may not be aware of is that in addition to acting as a political leader in mainstream politics, Buthelezi is also considered to be Prime Minister to … Read more