THE CHALLENGE OF ETHICAL COPORATE GOVENANCE IN THE PUBLIC SECTOR IN ZIMBABWE

Parastatals or State owned enterprises are companies and businesses that carryout revenue generating activities on behalf of the government. These State owned enterprises are established through Acts of Parliament and they are controlled and run by a Boards of Directors appointed by a government minister with a portfolio linked to that enterprise. Corporate governance challenges … Continue reading THE CHALLENGE OF ETHICAL COPORATE GOVENANCE IN THE PUBLIC SECTOR IN ZIMBABWE

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Real Oikos-Nomos. “A mini-policy analysis of the TSP” . What will it take for Zim to prosper

The hiring of “Mthuli Ncube” presumably a technocrat might have been a paradigm shift in Zanu Pf's political opinion to a cognition that the world economy has long moved from household economics to market economy, with the coeval world economic system having forced market systems to be interdependent which makes market competition and commodity consumption … Continue reading Real Oikos-Nomos. “A mini-policy analysis of the TSP” . What will it take for Zim to prosper

“Austerity and Economic Crisis in Zimbabwe” Transitional Authorities in Africa Are Bad News for Democracy!!!!!

The year 2008 is one that any Zimbabwean does not want to remember largely because it was the apotheosis of the 2 decade-long economic decline fueled by consistent poor public administration since 1980 and electoral disputes from the year 2002 premised on alleged electoral fraud. The Cato institute estimated that by mid-November 2008 Zimbabwe’s monthly … Continue reading “Austerity and Economic Crisis in Zimbabwe” Transitional Authorities in Africa Are Bad News for Democracy!!!!!

OF RADICALISM AND ITS THREATS ON THE CURRENT ELECTORAL IMPASSE IN ZIMBABWE

  In  November 2017 Zimbabweans across the political divide took to the streets of Harare in what shall be remembered as one the most colourful moments in Zimbabwean history  were they expressed support to the military operation code named restore legacy which was simply about removing Robert Mugabe from power and blocking his wife Grace … Continue reading OF RADICALISM AND ITS THREATS ON THE CURRENT ELECTORAL IMPASSE IN ZIMBABWE

The Sierra Leonean Teen Who Taught Himself Engineering At Age 13

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Poverty is in mind . Born poor is not a crime but accepting the state of poverty is a crime. Poverty is not good .It causes other people to commit crimes. You need to first fight the poverty mentality . Kelvin Doe is a young Sierra Leonean self educated engineer. He is a child from a very poor district of Sierra Leone’s capital city Freetown. The area is in such rough shape, with electricity so intermittent, that the lights will only come up once a week.Maduo a ditshwantsho a Kelvin DoeHillary Clinton and Kelvin Doe

Kelvin Doe is born in 1996 in Freetown, Sierra Leone. He learned engineering alone and at the age of 13 he realised his own radio station, where he plays music and broadcasts news under the name of “DJ Focus.” He used discarded pieces of scrap to build transmitters, generators, and batteries, and many other incredible electronic devices.

Kelvin, together with his team, was a winner of…

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The illusion of hope

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SCREAM INTO THE VOID

“What some of us are fighting for is to see that this oppressive system is crushed. We don’t care whether, I don’t even care whether I will be part of the top echelon in the ruling, I’m not worried but I’m dying to see a change in the system, that’s all, that’s all. I would like to see the young people enjoying together, black, white, enjoying together. In a new Zimbabwe, that’s all…” Josiah Magama Tongogara. We are independent from colonial rule yes, but the vision which General Tongo had is just not what we have…….amandla awethu! mayibuye iZimbabwe! Not yet uhuru.

Today is the first Independence day without Robert Mugabe as my president. I’m supposed to be happy right? Sadly i feel exactly the same as I felt last year if not worse. With thousands of other Zimbabweans I happily took to the streets in November to show Robert…

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The Millennials Rising in Zimbabwe , Moving towards meaningful youth participation in the 2018 elections .

  Millennials (also known as Generation Y) are a generational demographic group; which demographers and researchers typically use to describe the early 1980s as starting birth years and the mid-1990s to early 2000s as ending birth years. Even though Millennial characteristics vary by country, subject to social and economic conditions, the generation is generally marked … Continue reading The Millennials Rising in Zimbabwe , Moving towards meaningful youth participation in the 2018 elections .

Sex and Women

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Women’s political participation has been recognized internationally as an important measure of the status of women in any particular country. A status that will allow the elevation of women’s rights in their localities, the expression of the unexplained needs that is peculiar to the womanly biological makeup and the expulsion of patriarchy in women localities. Furthermore political participation allow women to address their basic problems and needs in their community and ensures the openness, real fight against rent-seeking, accountability, political commitment, political leadership, and political responsiveness of the existing national, regional, districts, and local levels. It is true that more than half per cent of the world’s population are women although 60-93% seats in decision making platforms are positioned for men in most cases old men.  Different casual factors such as economic, religious, social and cultural factors continuously contribute to women’s pitiable political participation in the country.

Patriarchy is so…

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Political retreatism and non-participation by young people in Zimbabwe is not a political problem but rather a social problem

A few years back, Danielle Resnick and Daniela Casale piloted one of the few Africa-wide contemporary studies on youth political representation and participation, centred on the 2008 Afro-barometer data covering 19 countries. In the research findings (Resnick and Casale 2011), they bring up age as one of the most significant demographic influences on voter turnout … Continue reading Political retreatism and non-participation by young people in Zimbabwe is not a political problem but rather a social problem