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Fikile-Ntsikelelo Moya

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.

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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,...

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...

“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...

A glimpse into the real South Africa

Increasing poverty and the state's indifference to the plight of disenfranchised urban communities cast a pall of gloom over South Africa. Fikile-Ntsikelelo...

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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.

Pro-life — The Church and teenage pregnancy

Over 3000 girls aged 14 and under became mothers this past year. Girls are being sexualised and abused at a very young age. Fikile-Ntsikelelo...

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