PLEASE NOTE:

MyNews24 is a user-generated section of News24.com. The stories here come from users.

 
HASANIM@ME.COM
 
Comments: 3
Article views: 254
 
 
Latest Badges:

 
View all HASANIM@ME.COM's badges.
 

Professor of economic freedom

20 September 2012, 10:54

I am the self-appointed professor of economic freedom, formerly a slave under the apartheid regime. My advice to the Africans is that we do we the past only as we can make it useful to the present and to the future.Our fathers have lived , and have done their work , and we must do ours.

It has become fashionable for our leaders to blame the apartheid system whenever they fail to deliver in their promises. We can no longer live under the shadow of Nelson Mandela, he has done what he got to do. Ours is to build a foundation for our children and uphold the principles of freedom which he attained and of natural justice.

Whites are enjoying the rich inheritance of justice, properity left behind by their forefathers. We should ask ourselves as to what can we offer to the future generation given what Mandela has bequeathed upon us.

If South Africa is false to the past, the present it will be false to the future.

In the name of humanity , liberty which is fettered , the Constitution and the bible which is trampled upon by our politicians , I dare to call in question and to denounce , with all the emphasis I can command, everything that serves to perpetuate the racial inequalities that exists in our society, be it from blacks or whites alike.

May my tongue cleave to the roof of my mounth if I condone the sufferings of those who have been deprived equal opportunities by the then system of apartheid.

The great sin and shame of Africa is greedness perpetuated by the idea of nepotism which had crippled a lot of African econoimies.

To achieve economic freedom, Africa must free itself from the mentality of colonialism and racialism.As long as we view ourselves as victims of theses system our judgment of what is good for us will be blinded by prejudice.

The gross of injustice and cruelity perpertuated agaisnt the African masses will not disappear if we continue to make reference to it instead of moving forward.There is no cause for self-satisfaction in the long denial of equal rights of millions of South African blacks by white south africans, but there is cause for hope and for faith inour democracy.There is no excuse that can excuse South Afrcan blacks from taking part in the economic properity of the country when they have equal right to vote which was previously denied.

There is no duty that weights heavily on us blacks than to prove that we can change the status quo, and lay down a good foundation for our future generation.

For those who want to avoid the action of the national government to redress the injustices created by the past barbaric system, the message is written on the wall , the command of the constitution is plain, there is no moral issue here, it is wrong extend those rights to the deprived masses.\

There must be no compromise, no further delay  with our purpose to economic freedom.

It has been 18 years since the Ruling Party has promised the masses to open those equal opportunities, it is now time to ask them what they have done with our mandate to open the doors of freedom given the fact that they have the keys, freely handed to them. If the promise they made to  deliver what is due to the masses is not kept, I am afraid South Africa will find itself engulfed in the racial war which will destroy all the ecomic infrastructure currently in place.

The time for justice has now come, as all the excuses are fading away.

The political leaders who keep referring us to the past do so at the cost of denyng us the future.

We need to start identifying common enemies, both blacks and whites. The common enemies are amongst others, poverty, ignorance and disease.

The politicians should be able to deliver on offering equal opportunities, education and hope to all of us in order to fight these common enemies.For at the heart of battle for equality is deep seated belief in the democratic process.

We need a government which will prepare its people to be taxpayers instead of taxeaters.We need an end to mediocrity to improve performances in all spheres of government. Our current Present should desist from referring to mediocritic performances in governmnet as exceptional service delivery.

Disclaimer: All articles and letters published on MyNews24 have been independently written by members of News24's community. The views of users published on News24 are therefore their own and do not necessarily represent the views of News24. News24 editors also reserve the right to edit or delete any and all comments received.
 

Read News24’s Comments Policy

24.com publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

Comment on this story
3 comments
Add your comment
Comment 0 characters remaining

Read more from our Users

Submitted by
Manfred Phesto
Interview With an Iranian Spy-Han...

I have always found them suspicious, especially since I discovered what appeared to be a listening device of some sort attached to the corner of one of their carpets and cleverly disguised as a security-tag. Read more...

2 comments 593 views
Submitted by
Reggie Makgoba
On the job

Universities must emphasise ‘on-the-job’ practical learning when teaching creative courses Read more...

2 comments 160 views
Submitted by
David van Tonder974
An uphill battle

While we might differ in many way we all share many more common similarities. Our shared humanity being at the centre. Read more...

6 comments 151 views
Submitted by
Vusi KaMshayisa Pablo
Food Fraud a global problem

When you hear about fraud food is probably not the first subject that comes to mind. From the melamine in milk to the horse meat or sea food scandals, food fraud continues to be a global food problem.  Read more...

1 comments 262 views
Submitted by
Anton Dekker
What happened to the word "servic...

I am at the end of my tether! Is there one proper internet service provider in South Africa?  Read more...

14 comments 1046 views
Submitted by
Lee Grandmaison
Kinky sex and checklists

Something useful for both those interested in getting into kink, and those experienced in kink. Read more...

10 comments 1058 views

Jobs in Cape Town [change area]

Property [change area]

Travel - Look, Book, Go!

Kalahari.com - shop online today

Deal of the week!

Petrol generators from R1399, save up to R350. While stocks last. Shop now!

30% off Pampers!

Save 30% when you buy 3 or more selected pampers products. While stocks last. Shop now!

This week only - 30% off books!

Get 30% off when you buy 2 or more books. Many titles to choose from. While stocks last. Shop now!

New range of Samsung smartphones!

Samsung Galaxy A3, A5 and Alpha now available at kalahari.com. while stocks last. Shop now!

Buy 3 eBooks & only pay for 2!

The cheapest of the 3 titles will be free. Many more titles to choose from. While stocks last. Shop now!

 

services

E-mail Alerts The latest headlines in your inbox

RSS feeds News delivered really simply.

Mobile News24 on your mobile or PDA

E-mail Newsletters You choose what you want

News24 on your iPhone Get News24 headlines on your iPhone.

SMS Alerts Get breaking news stories via SMS.

Blogs Your opinion on you, me and everyone.

Calais Website keywords automated by OpenCalais.

 
Interactive Advertising Bureau
 
© 2015 24.com. All rights reserved.
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.




Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.