My Perspectives

The World is a funny, complex, progressive and regressive place in many ways. My Perspectives is a space where I will be sharing my perspectives of the world. My focus will be on sociopolitical, environmental politics and socio-justice matters. Come, join the discussion!

Barrick Gold Unit Is Accused of Bribery in Africa: Mining Firm Doles Out $400,000 in Cash to Officials, Others; Company Says Payments Are Legitimate

 According to the WSJ African Barrick Gold in their controversial operation in North Mara – Tanzania is reported to be involved in greasing practicesbesides the known brutality on the community … Continue reading

Jun 24, 2014

Development Discourse and its ‘Downplayed’ Social Consequences

Pain and misery have been the ‘infamous’ face of the neoliberal capitalist market-led economic system (otherwise known as globalisation) for the last 44 years of its existence. Even though the … Continue reading

Jun 24, 2014

Tanzania Oil & Gas: Status and Trends Study Report

Tanzania Oil & Gas: Status and Trends Study Report Background & context Tanzania has, for decades been involved in extractive industries exploration, development and production. The country has excellent opportunities … Continue reading

Jun 18, 2014

Prosperity Unto Death: Is Zambia Ready for Uranium Mining?

Prosperity Unto Death Executive SummaryThe advent of uranium exploration/mining activities in Zambia in the early to mid 2000s has generated discussions focused in two main areas of concern, especially for the … Continue reading

Jun 18, 2014

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