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explosions and new realities

explosions and new realities

After the bomb in Hiroshima, this very in 1945, Winston Churchill said this We must indeed pray that these awful agencies will be made to conduce peace among the nations and that instead of...

living in different worlds

living in different worlds

It amuses me immensely when I see people living in one era talking about how times were different and of course better than the ones they find themselves in now. Yes, the talk about...

where are they ? why am i asking

where are they ? why am i asking

so i spent the whole night surfing the net and looking for past school mates and college mates on all the school reunion websites i could think of, the results i must say were...

busting my way from outside the window of the bad guy

busting my way from outside the window of the bad guy

History is littered with times just like mine and just like others. When it all feels like a horrible case of deja vu, almost like a constipation of ideas. What does it all mean?...

Monetary Policy Presentation – President Mugabe calls for discpline

Monetary Policy Presentation – President Mugabe calls for discpline

The president of Zimbabwe Cde Robert Mugabe speaking at the Monetary policy presentation by Reserve Bank Governor Gideon Gono asked for discipline in the economy in the fear that the measures outlined by the...

Monetary Policy Update – currency change

Monetary Policy Update – currency change

10.50 am Opposition party representatives present and acknowledged at the presentation of the Monetary Policy. Important… 10.55 am Cash limit reference. Ten Zeros being dropped from the currency! 11.00 am New currency to introduced...

the curse of being the Governor of the Reserve Bank in a certain Southern African Country

the curse of being the Governor of the Reserve Bank in a certain Southern African Country

This has to rank as the longest title in history of this blog. Today everyone hopes he has a good day because if he has a good day then everyone else might have a...

the talks go on…

the talks go on…

So Teresa Makone has been found to be the Media Mole, selling the country for a teabag she was. What really gives hope to the process is that the negotiators all worked together to...

The monetary policy, Zimbabwe currency change

The monetary policy, Zimbabwe currency change

So there are rumours around that all types of things are going to happen. The most entertaining of the lot is ten zeros gone and that the coins and old notes will be in...

the day the world played god

the day the world played god

If you were alive and knew what the world was about in 1978 then the news of Louise Brown’s birth would have had you sitting up and taking notice. The world’s first test-tube baby...

innovative re-awakening on slippery oil

innovative re-awakening on slippery oil

So on the eleventh of July we had the price of oil at over 146 dollars and we were wondering what would happen next because as we will all know, oil affects everything. And...

delegations baked in the stew of a stolen iPhone

delegations baked in the stew of a stolen iPhone

The greatest asset we have in life is the ability to twist the word and phrase in whatever shape and form. A picture sometimes looks the part because we want it to and at...

the day they left their knives at home

the day they left their knives at home

They left the knives at home and African diplomacy came out teh victor. I almost cried when I heard the news. Sanctions and threats of sanctions and the mounting fear of the unknown for...

the bricks are thrown back at them

the bricks are thrown back at them

The dream within a dream might just come through as the two populist protagonists might just sit at that table and have a chat about fixing the country. I will tell you that the...

even with the water Zimbabwe still burns

even with the water Zimbabwe still burns

Another blow has been dealt to the efforts for mediation over the Zimbabwean issue after the main opposition party decided against signing the MOU. Now that is just downright pathetic to say the least...

while Zimbabwe burns

while Zimbabwe burns

They say we should care that little bit more than we normally do and I say to the hills of hell with the lot of them. A humanitarian crisis unfolds in Zimbabwe and all...