The People’s March Continues

With backs against the wall, with the resistance of students and firebrands, with the solidarity of intellectual and clergy, with unity of people and organization, the people dutifully engaged in their struggle against power. Armed only with grandma’s wisdom,...

The Beautiful Clay Water Pot

In most traditional African homes, a water pot sits at a corner. The beautifully shaped clay pot is an old queen that holds and cools the families’ drinking water. Rarely, is this pot moved, and rarely is it taken outside to bask in the sunshine. In fact, this queen...

Bomb of Employment

“Bomu La Ajira” (Bomb of Employment) by Sabatho Nyamsenda. Recited during the 12th Mwalimu Nyerere Intellectual Festival 2021. Translated by Mwongela Kamencu “You liars listen, stop propagating the propaganda, That (un)employment is not a problem, And that...