Sunday, August 1, 2021
8 C
Johannesburg

Fikile-Ntsikelelo Moya

99 POSTS0 COMMENTS
Fikile-Ntsikelelo Moya is an independent journalist and former editor of The Mercury, The Witness and Sowetan and a senior journalist at many other mainstream South African newspapers.

I reject ‘Cancel Culture’

Worldwide, a mixture of furore and acclaim has accompanied a strongly opinionated open letter by more than 100 respected artists, thinkers and writers who...

SACBC audience with the president — conversion of heart and soul

The Southern African Bishop's conference met with President Cyril Ramaphosa in January, during which they presented the new pastoral plan in the context of South Africa's...

Enoch Mpianzi: Demanding justice with compassion

Following the tragic death of young Enoch Mpianzi during a school camp, Fikile-Ntisikelelo Moya reminds us that despite the rightful call for justice, the...

Overcoming whiteness in religious art

Fikile-Ntsikelelo Moya observes that religious art in his parish and many African parishes depict religious figures as white, while black people are depicted as...

The example of Jesus in defeating gender-based violence

As the world remembers the 16 Days of Activism against gender-based violence, Fikile-Ntsikelelo Moya suggests that Christian men look to the example of the...

Kanye West’s Christian-themed album draws controversy

Controversial rap artist Kanye West recently announced that he had become a Christian. In October, he produced a Christian-themed album, Jesus is King.  Fikile-Ntsikelelo...

The Parable of the Boks

The Springbok victory at the World Cup has divided opinion. Fikile-Ntsikelelo Moya argues that instead of joining in this unnecessary debate, Christians can take...

Water scarcity — Don’t panic but change consumption habits

Parts of South Africa are, once again, facing water scarcity. The authorities are refraining from describing the emptying dams as a crisis, but Fikile-Ntsikelelo...

Environmental concerns are not just for the privileged

A tweet by a radio personality on ocean pollution caused a social media uproar, which according to Fikile-Ntsikelelo Moya, diverts attention away from the need to pay...

“Spare the rod, spoil the child”

An encounter with a rude child causes Fikile-Ntsikelelo Moya to reflect on the “spare the rod, spoil the child” dictum and wonders why the debate...

Most Read

Guns, drums and accordions

For nearly 20 years, a tiny Lesotho village has been at the epicentre of a deadly turf war among music gangs. Fikile-Ntsikelelo Moya explains...

Catholic priest and exorcist speaks of the occult following conviction of Sandile Mantsoe

Fikile-Ntsikelelo Moya speaks to Johannesburg priest and exorcist, Fr Godwin Garuba, to understand the Catholic view on the occult and exorcisms in the light...

Solidarity in sodalities — Does the cloth make the (wo)man?

With one of the most important religious events imminent, Fikile-Ntsikelelo Moya looks at one anomaly surrounding that which should be a universally embraced event by like-minded people.

I reject ‘Cancel Culture’

Worldwide, a mixture of furore and acclaim has accompanied a strongly opinionated open letter by more than 100 respected artists, thinkers and writers who...

Exchange Rate

ZAR - South African Rand
BRL
2.8045
RUB
0.1997
INR
0.1964
CNY
2.2608
EUR
17.3354
GBP
20.3125
USD
14.6080

We also support other sources of South African Catholic Media