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Vera

A Spoonful Of Sugar – Simply Vera

Ever watched Mary Poppins? It’s literally only now that a once annoying song is finally making so much sense in my head right now. ‘A spoonful of sugar helps the medicine go down in the most delightful way’. Sure, we can take the lyrics literally but there is also the option of taking the

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Nommo Awards 2019

2019 Nommo Awards Nominees: Long List

Below are the Long List Nominees in each of the 4 categories for the 2019 Nommo Awards: Novel Long List (The Ilube Nommo Award for Best Speculative Fiction Novel by an African), Novella Long List, Short Story Long List and Graphic Novel Long List. Members of the African Speculative Fiction

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Rodrigue Fouaou

Investor Symposium To Discuss Opportunities in Africa

A private symposium for Africans in the diaspora and people of African descent is being held in London this Saturday the 11th of May, 2019. The event is the brainchild of Canada-based start-up investor, entrepreneur and business mentor, Rodrigue Fouafou. The purpose of the symposium is to provide a networking platform

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Poetritis Nirvana

Poetritis Nirvana Season 13: Woman

Session title: WOMAN Hosted by Annie Mpinganzima He traced the line the sweat made down from her brow to her breast He marveled at her physique swelled and full,panting but poised in all her glory. When her time came again her mouth opened and she belted out the song of piteous pain,etched eternally into

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Literature Festival Harare

LitFest To Celebrate Black History Month

Press Release: LitFest Harare will run a literary event on Wednesday 27 February to celebrate the Black History month.  The event will take place at The Nexus at B2C, in Batanai Gardens, Harare. The programme will feature readings, performances and discussions by seasoned and upcoming writers, poets and critics. The LitFest event

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