Living in a house across from ours was a girl called Sarah who was my age. Sarah was, in my eight year old eyes a very beautiful girl and it occurred to me at some stage that she should become my girlfriend.
Nelson Mandela emerged from prison and forged a single nation free of racial discrimination in which his former tormentors enjoyed full human rights and freedom from persecution.
The teaching profession was well respected and teachers took their rightful place in society with dignity…
‘Tis the season to be jolly. Ilizwi263’s wise uncle, Thabani Mpofu, reflects on the adventures of his youth. Years ago, in the early nineties (when I was a lot less wise than I am now) I used to declare the festive season officially open on
Every school playground has a bully. We all remember one from childhood. Uncle Thabani reminisces on the bullies of his school days in Kwekwe. The two most violent people I have ever seen were eight years old when I met them; Adolph and Garikai. Thankfully,