imbizo

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imbizo

(ɪmˈbiːzɒ)
n, pl -zos
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) South African a meeting, esp a gathering of the Zulu people called by the king or a traditional leader
[from Zulu biza to call or summon]
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Minister in the Presidency responsible for Women, Youth and Persons with Disabilities Maite Nkoana-Mashabane says an Inter-Ministerial Committee (IMC) has been set up to look at how the criminal justice system can be more "victim-centric".The Minister said this when she, along with Justice and Constitutional Development Minister Ronald Lamola, briefed the media on recent events of gender-based violence and femicide at the Imbizo Media Centre in Cape Town, on Tuesday.
Four local disk jockeys (DJs) are set to showcase their craft in Durban as part of the annual Music Imbizo conference.
It represents the collective interests of its members which are AEMCOR, Afric Oil (Pty) Ltd, Bahlaloga Technology's, BP Southern Africa (Pty) Ltd, Brent Oil (Pty) Ltd, Camel Fuels (Pty) Ltd, Chevron South Africa (Pty) Ltd, Easigas (Pty) Ltd, Elegant Fuels, Engen Petroleum Ltd, Gulfstream (Pty) Ltd, Imbizo Petroleum Traders (Pty) Ltd, Khulaco (Pty) Ltd, Mabele Fuels (Pty) Ltd, Makwande Energy Trading (Pty) Ltd, MBT Petroleum (Pty) Ltd, Oryx Oil South Africa (Pty) Ltd, PetroSA (Pty) Ltd, Royale Energy Ltd, Sasol Ltd, Shell SA (Pty) Ltd, Siyanda Petroleum, Total South Africa (Pty) Ltd and Totalgaz Southern Africa (Pty) Ltd.
His recent publications include "The Paradox of Same-sex Representations: The Presence/absence of Gays in Ugandan Short Stories" in Imbizo: International Journal of Literary and Comparative Studies (2017) and "The City as a Metaphor of Safe Queer Experimentation in Ugandan Short Stories" forthcoming in African Literature Today.
The Association of Professional Chefs Nigeria in partnership with African Chefs United organised the 2018 Hospitality All African People Imbizo in Lagos recently.
Of interest to me is the promise that overlooked/marginalized sources, as may be provided, by paying more attention for example, to initiatives involving the Imbizo and the Record, may also possibly provide fruitful insight, for the purpose(s) of this assessment.
In 2009, she held an imbizo [conference] in the Eastern Cape with traditional leaders, political leaders, school teachers, school children and young people on how to address and prevent the practice of ukuthwala.
Vambe is managing editor of the literary journal, IMBIZO: International Journal of African Literary and Comparative Studies.
In the case of South Africa, popular participatory governance through Imbizo was identified as a best practice (Country Review Report Republic of South Africa 2007: 89).
This process has been reversed by increasing reference to ubuntu and a related cluster of concepts (imbizo, pitso, lekgotla) in statutes and judgments.
Their use of physical space also conjured up a time when decisions were made by the community in an imbizo or kgotla (meeting), in that the participant circle is made with sprinkled white maize meal.