Daily Brief

Total 112 Posts

His Story πŸ“œ

Ex-South African President Jacob Zuma's story is rather sad in some parts, rising from the lower ranks of the ANC, right to the top. Only to be abandoned by most when things got tough for him. There truly is no honor among thieves.

Non-fungible what? 🎨

It's easy to dismiss crypto art as a passing fad or a trend that won’t last, however, when you really think about it, this is how art works in the real world, i.e. you can own a replica, or you can own an original version.

Support Women πŸ‘©πŸΏβ€πŸ’»

It is clear that the core of women entrepreneurs' needs can be distilled down to economic empowerment. This can be in the form of funding opportunities, opportunities to be suppliers to bigger companies, grants, and more.

Narrative Wars βš”οΈ

We generally view political matters through a lens of a narrative that we hold and from that point onwards, our dominating narrative determines our views. This is not consistent with critical thinking and we need to do better to hold African leaders accountable.

Bitcoin Heist πŸ’°

Ameer Cajee (20 years old) and Raees Cajee (17), the two South African brothers who founded crypto investment company and exchange, AfriCrypt, have possibly conducted the world's largest Bitcoin heist valued at $3,6 billion.

Dominant Culture 🌍

Western culture dominates most things we do across society including digital technology. With this has come problems across the world which could be avoided if other cultures and how they do things were considered.

Public Accountability πŸ“’

How do we then, with this fast changing world we live in where private companies morph into performing roles that have public consequences to ensure that the same companies are accountable to the citizenry?