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Celebrating Africa Day 2018

Africa Day (formerly African Freedom Day and African Liberation Day) is the annual commemoration of the foundation of the Organisation of African Unity (OAU) (now known as the African Union) on 25 May 1963. It is celebrated in various countries on the African continent, as well as around the world. Posted by Mutumwa Mawere on Thursday, 24 May 2018 The First Congress of Independent African States was held in Accra, Ghana on 15 April 1958. It was convened by Prime Minister of Ghana Dr. Kwame Nkrumah, and comprised representatives from…...

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The 1873 Digital Africa – Steady e-health growth in Africa, but future bright

Africa is experiencing slow but steady growth in e-health sector, but there future looks bright as bottlenecks are unblocked and startups achieve scale. Investor interest in Africa’s e-health sector has trundled along at a pretty stable rate over the past three years, but there are signs of growing interest. According to the most recent African Tech Startups Funding Report released by Disrupt Africa, 10 e-health startups raised a total of almost US$9.5 million in 2017. This figure was slightly up on the total raised in 2016 – US$8.36 million. Rob…...

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Civics Literacy 101 with @Linzito85 at @The1873FM @AchukwuRitchie talking leadership in the post-Zuma era.

Civics Literacy 101 with @Linzito85 at @The1873FM @AchukwuRitchie talking leadership in the post-Zuma era. Posted by Mutumwa Mawere on Tuesday, 27 February 2018...

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IS SONA POSTPONEMENT THE END OF THE ROAD FOR ZUMA?

JOHANNESBURG/ CAPE TOWN – The postponement on the State of the Nation Address (Sona) is being seen as the strongest indication yet that this could be the end of the road for President Jacob Zuma. Since Tuesday morning, several African National Congress (ANC)leaders who attended the national working committee (NWC) meeting on Monday have been speaking to Eyewitness News about the likelihood of Sona being postponed. The reasons they gave included if President Zuma was not to resign before Wednesday’s national executive committee (NEC) meeting, the party’s highest decision-making body would move to recall him…...

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MBETE: SONA 2018 POSTPONED, NO NEW DATE SET

JOHANNESBURG/CAPE TOWN – National Assembly Speaker Baleka Mbete has announced that the State of the Nation Address has been postponed. The address was scheduled for 8 February. However, Mbete says it had become clear that it was unlikely that a joint sitting of the two houses would be uneventful if it was held this Thursday as planned. She adds that Parliament took into account views of political stakeholders, society and concerns in the political environment. Mbete says that as Parliament was preparing to write to President Jacob Zuma to request the postponement of his address, he…...

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The Future I Want – Is the expectation of rationality in respect of political actors realistic?

The 1873 TV special with Hon. Gwen Nkabinde, former MP, Speaker and Minister in the post-apartheid dispensation on the future that she wants to see and how best to secure it. https://www.facebook.com/mutumwamawere/videos/1448880645220419/...

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