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Is digital data safe

Is Our Data Safe?

It was recently announced that the government of Zimbabwe was requiring all civil servants to be registered biometrically by end of September or risk not receiving their salaries. The stated reason is that the exercise is to weed out ghost workers who have been a drain on state resources. While this intention is noble,

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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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