• 15
  • Mar


Calls for self-determination by dependent territories across the world seem to be growing with the latest calls coming from Greenland, news which must re-assure other territories agitating for self-determination like Barotseland that they are not alone in their struggle for independence because seeking self-determination is neither a crime nor is it abnormal.

  • 22
  • Dec


Only 4% of citizens have voted for the Spanish Prime Minister’s party which suspended self-rule in Catalonia and forced the snap election after dismissing the Catalan government, as the pro-independence parties keep their majority in the Catalan election.

The results of the snap election are a severe blow to the Spanish government which had hoped the vote would halt the push for secession.

Meanwhile, Catalonia secessionist parties have declared victory in the regional elections which attracted a record turnout of more than 82%, dispelling fears that holding the election on a weekday rather than the usual Sunday would hit turnout.

  • 19
  • Dec


Original by NORIMITSU ONISHIDEC. 18, 2017, The New York Times.

JOHANNESBURG — In a humbling rebuke to President Jacob Zuma of South Africa, the African National Congress chose an anti-apartheid hero and business tycoon as its new leader on Monday, positioning him to become Mr. Zuma’s successor.

  • 21
  • Nov


Dear President Mugabe,

I am writing this open letter to you which I am aware is not the normal method of communication between leaders.

Mr. President, I am writing to appeal to you to be sensitive to the wishes of the people of Zimbabwe and to do the honourable thing by voluntarily relinquishing power as the President of Zimbabwe.

  • 21
  • Nov


Robert Mugabe has resigned as president of Zimbabwe with immediate effect after 37 years in power, the speaker of the country’s parliament has said.

  • 14
  • Nov


ZIMBABWEAN President Robert Mugabe has been on lockdown in his house for the last two days, close government sources have revealed.

  • 09
  • Nov

The Spanish government will consider holding a nationwide referendum on changing the constitution to allow for legal independence referendums, the foreign minister says.

  • 07
  • Nov

THE controversy surrounding the struggle for Catalan independence from Spain has crossed over the border, as 'Northern Catalans' are now demanding freedom from France to unite with Catalonia, the Express has reported.

The Barotseland Post, also known as The Barotsepost, is an online media platform, for now, that is dedicated to reporting stories and news around Barotseland and beyond, giving exclusive coverage and access to the people and the nation of Barotseland to fully express themselves in their aspirations for self- determination.