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The Bull is Breaking Out!


This is a marimba composition of mine that I have arranged to and performed on karimbas. The painting was created during the process of working on the music. 10 more words


Ikea Plans All-African Collection In 2019

The world’s largest furniture and homeware store, Ikea, has collaborated with some of the best designers from seven African countries to curate its first African collection in what is described as an effort to “democratize design.” Ikea says it hopes to tap into the “creative explosion” happening across the continent.

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Compra ready for Mozambique e-commerce take-off

As the range of online services and online payment options increase in Mozambique, e-trading platform Compra is preparing itself for the inevitable arrival of the critical mass of online shoppers, says founder Jonathan Novotny.

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Son disappears with father's future wife for his own advantage


Love has some rules in Gokwe! Motion Nyoni (24) found a soulmate in Locadia Tshuma and he decided to take her to meet his father Marandu Nyoni before going ahead with bride price  negotiations. 249 more words

Southern Africa

Diversification with cowpea provides new opportunities for smallholders in Zambia

Drought-tolerant cowpea has become an attractive crop among rural Zambian farmers, thanks to USAID’s Feed the Future initiative in Eastern Province. Cowpea is now more frequently used as both a food and cash crop in the Eastern Province, due to its high nutritional value for household consumption and an increase in local market demand. 564 more words



After a fierce disruption of the State of the Nation Address last week, take a look on the statement released by the Economic Freedom Fighters. 231 more words


Ke Thabile

It’s the fourth week of a new school year, and I’m overwhelmed. I walked into the first day feeling like a different person than last year – I’m confident, I feel like I belong, and I know what I want to get done. 294 more words