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The global gig gconomy and its implications for African digital workers

Professor Graham, addressing the 4th UNI Africa Conference in Dakar, Senegal, warned of the danger of ‘parasitic capitalism’ where digital companies give little back to the places where they are embedded and platform workers are left to fend for themselves. UNI Global Union General Secretary Philip Jennings’ said research into the Future World of  Work […]

Zeeworld: Wednesday update on King of Hearts

EPISODE 358 – 360 The engagement ceremony of Shabnam and Raghu begins. Dance and celebrations Begin as Roshni dance on the song Wah Wah Ram Ji then dhol baaje song. Shabnam is happy and dances. Durgardevi looks on. Roshni comes to the room, followed by Siddharth. Roshni says you have lost it. Siddharth shows his […]

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Pope asks forgiveness for role of Church in Rwanda genocide

Pope Francis has met with Rwandan President Paul Kagame and asked forgiveness for the “sins and failings” of the Catholic Church and its members. Some priests fanned and aided the 1994 genocide against the Tutsis. While meeting President Kagame in the Vatican, Pope Francis said he hoped the apology would help a “future of peace.” […]

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Emirates spreads happiness to its customers and employees

Emirates marked International Day of Happiness with small surprises for its customers and employees to spread a little extra joy to their daily lives. Emirates is committed to supporting the UAE leadership’s efforts to acknowledge and celebrate happiness and entrench it as a lifestyle for citizens and residents of the country. Across its boarding gates […]

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Nigerian Government commends Dangote Cement self-sufficiency feat

The Federal Government has officially confirmed that Nigeria has attained self-sufficiency in the production of cement and is now an exporter of the commodity, ascribing the feat to Dangote Cement which spare headed the backward integration policy introduced by the government. Minister for Solid Minerals Development, Dr. Kayode Fayemi who leads a team of the […]

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Tanzania sends Vice president at SADC Summit

Tanzania President John Magufuli did not attend the SADC Head of State Summit in Swaziland and instead sent his Vice president. President Magufuli unlike many African leaders has come up with measures cutting on government expenditures among others reducing on foreign trips. On the photo second from right is President Lungu with Madagascar President Hery […]

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How will Lungu feel if we start entertaining HH – Congo

The government of Congo is concerned with the decision by the Zambian government to grant a VISA to an opposition leader Moise Katumbi who is viewed as an enemy of that country.   According to a statement availed to Zambian Eye, Congo says Katumbi is fighting the legitimate government in that country and wondered how […]

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Kemen disqualified from Big Brother Naija

  Big Brother Naija housemate Kemen has been disqualified and evicted from the show after he groped fellow housemate TBoss while she slept. The announcement of Kemen’s disqualification was announced around 7pm CAT on Sunday by Big Brother who gave him one minute to leave the house. “After this morning’s incident Big Brother has made […]

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African challenges to African development

By Ehiedu Iweriebor The parlous story of African economic and social development since independence best expressed in the failure to achieve the autonomous capacity for self-actuated development and in particular to create conditions of national and continental modern mass production and prosperity is well known and need not be repeated. It is enough to re-state […]

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Trump may become a deadly Political opponent heading into 2020

By Dr. Munyonzwe Hamalengwa   Did you listen to Trump’s speech to both houses of Congress on Tuesday February 28, 2017? He started off with one sentence about Black History Month then veered to talk about attacks on Jewish institutions etc and completely forgot or neglected to talk a little more about Black history and […]

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