PALI LEHOHLA | Hear these commandments and it’ll ‘feel good to be African’

Let’s turn to the vision of our native prophets during these difficult times

11 December 2022 - 19:26 By Pali Lehohla

In his autobiography, the chapter titled “the call of my village” transformed chief Albert Luthuli’s call to his village of Groutville as a call to the world. He turned the world into his oyster. He thus foregrounded the role SA would play in its quest for freedom from settler colonialism then later apartheid. This modelled the path towards peace and stability for a new generation in SA. ..

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