You don't need to be brave or courageous in order to stand for truth and justice; you just need to be real!
All responsibilities rest on the youths. As a youth, you are called upon to actively engage in everything that uplifts humanity and takes the family, friendship, religion, any form of relationships, political well-being to meaningful, greater and yet loft picks.
Allow me space in your wonderful media platform to air my views on the very important and vexing subject of Barotseland’s complete independence. Honestly, it is very clear by the turn of past events and trending stories that Northern Rhodesia is under political stupor and failing to come to terms with the reality of Barotseland’s present status quo.
It is not un common to hear this question asked with many devoid of knowledge about Barotse history wrongly alleging the practice is an overtone of “colonialism” , and un African and can’t possibly be a part of the Lozi culture, or even some lately mocking that perhaps Litunga is a “Michael Jackson” wanna be.
Not very long ago even the Zambian head of state Mr. Michael Sata was publicly quoted mocking the Litunga’s attire as a “fake” British colonial uniform – amazingly as he made these remarks he himself was clad in a western style ‘colonial’ suit and tie!
To somewhat provide some answers to this question allow me to first clear some misconceptions: