Bossing Up, Politics

What’s the Tea on the State of Nation Address 2019

It’s been 25 years since South Africa realised its dream of democracy however, to the marginalised and dispossessed, the current state of affairs is a living nightmare. President Cyril Ramaphosa, earlier this month addressed the nation and its chosen representatives in parliament in what is known as the annual State of the Nation Address. It […]

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Bossing Up, Politics

Voter Registration

As you may know, this weekend is the last weekend where voters can register. However, this isn’t necessarily true because you can register anytime during office hours at your local voting station until the election has been officially declared by the president. However, this Saturday and Sunday all voters’ stations will be open from 8am […]

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Bossing Up, Politics

A Seat At The Table

Sahle-Work Zewde elected as the first ever female president of Ethiopia’s democratic dispensation. After a five-year tenure, former president Mulatu Teshome stepped down from office on Wednesday 24 October 2018. His resignation follows Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed’s cabinet reshuffle. Ahmed has rearranged the Cabinet to have 50% of seats occupied by women. On 25 October […]

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