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Global Youth Unemployment

Global Youth Unemployment is a serious issue which most countries are grappling with. Unfortunately its something that does not receive sufficient attention that it should. In Africa, the situation is even more critical as even larger economies like those of South Africa, Nigeria, Egypt, Algeria, Morocco and Kenya have sizable youth unemployment rates (See here) …

Historians Inspiration Opinion

Society’s Sentinels

Scholars of history are a haunted bunch. They have spent years studying stuff from the past and have learned a few tough lessons from it. This is the case because history truly has a tendency to repeat itself. As the old Biblical saying goes: ‘There is nothing new under the sun’ Essentially historians exist in …

Introducing Oshede Pitch Social Enterprises


Oshede is an online empowerment & support initiative to help people in developing regions with assistance towards paying for post-secondary education or towards developing a sustainable income via micro-enterprises. We do this by giving them a platform on which to crowdsource solutions for their challenges/ projects, be it via goodwill monetary contributions from members of …