Angry residents blockade roads in Mamelodi and Riverlea, South Africa

by Adekanmbi Adedotun   Angry residents in South Africa have stoned motorists and blockaded the main road at Mamelodi, east of Pretoria.┬áThe residents are protesting over lack of basic social amenities such as electricity, water and sanitation. The longest street in the township, which is the Tsamaya road has also been closed down by residents […]

Oscar Pistorius: Guilty or not, he is a star

by Adekanmbi Adedotun   Just to have got there was extraordinary, after a five-year fight for the right to compete on equal terms at the highest level.┬áThe Blade Runner, as he is known, was also becoming the first double amputee to compete in the Olympics at all. The first time I saw him, lining up […]