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Joseph

To his brothers Joseph was an annoying, irritating dreamer who deserved to be killed or sold off as a slave to foreign nations. To his father, he was someone with good potential. To Pharaoh’s wife, he was a potential boyfriend or a sex slave. To his fellow prisoners, he was just a dream interpreter whom […]

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2020 Positivity

Twenty-twenty will be remembered for various reasons – some people lost loved ones, others lost financial stability and some gained prosperity. I am one of the fortunate who gained prosperity beyond my expectations. I used lockdown to focus on myself, to talk to myself to spend time with myself. Selfcare is something that few people […]

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I have a dream … for Africa

In Africa, we need a new generation of leadership: Leadership who will believe in Africa, invest in Africa and its people. Leadership who will unite Africa through trade, sharing of skills and expertise. Leadership who will fuel economic GROWTH by encouraging employment opportunities from sourcing raw material to producing final product. Leadership who will enforce […]

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Dare to dream

Staring at the world through my rear view mirror, I am seeing nothing but my dreams coming true. Now I know the answer to the question, do dreams come true? As I celebrate my birthday, I found it necessary to reflect from where I have been, to where I am at and where I am going.  […]

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Parenting

From 17 March, they would have to share our study room; a 24 m²space that we have since used as a study area. We would have to fit two more reading tables with a computer each. Our situation seems more complicated because on the other hand, our 10 and 8-year-olds who attend a four-term school […]

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Pandemic blindness

For many years millions of poor people all over the world have been dying from hunger and malnutrition but it has never received the same attention as the Coronavirus. The reason is because poverty and hunger are not contagious like Coronavirus, and therefore they don’t affect the rich. Coronavirus received this attention because it affects […]

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Beneath the surface

One day we should talk about those comrades, student activists from all political formations at the universities, who continue to rape our desperate little sisters, who are frustrated by the system and remain vulnerable. A rapist in the form of a comrade keeps on telling our little sisters that for your academic exclusion appeal or […]