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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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Ugandan Government Signs Deal to Export Marijuana

TheUgandangovernment has closed a deal to export medicinal marijuana to Germany and Canada with the use of Marijuana for other leisure purposes such as smoking remaining illegal. According to the Ugandan government, the lucrative Marijuana business which is estimated at Sh11.1 trillion will benefit the country through creating employment opportunities, generating taxes, technology

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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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