From:  S Briggs <soki2ng@gmail.com>
Date:  14 Oct 2012 19:50:56 Hong Kong Time
Newsgroup:  news.mozilla.org/mozilla.community.africa
Subject:  

Re: Mozillians in Africa

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That's a good idea.
It is almost impossible for people to appreciate Mozilla, its goals, objectives and events if they don't have a good understanding of Computers and The Internet. 

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On Oct 14, 2012, at 5:20 AM, mcsteann@gmail.com wrote:

> Morning to everyone
> am a young man working in a cyber cafe in Cameroon,
> here desktop penetration is very low and people don't have much knowledge about computers not to talk about the internet.
> and one thing i wish to do is to be organising little training Worksop on internet and technologies for really beginners because as i say some of them don't even know how to switch a computer on.
> but to make it ore elective i wish to concentrate on Firefox 
> please if there's any one who will be interested 
> in collaborating with me.
> because i believe one of the things that hold most African is the fact no one explained to them how the web works and they don't even make the difference between simple url and email address so just imagine the rest.
> personally i don't pretend to know much but i want to share the little i know in collaborations with others who can guide me.
> 
> 
> On Monday, September 3, 2012 11:50:17 PM UTC+1, Alex Wafula wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> So as promised, I'm doing this email to sort of start consolidating our
>> 
>> efforts in growing the Mozilla community in Africa maybe starting
>> 
>> discussions on the various activities we are involved with on our maling
>> 
>> list, bi-weekly irc meetups and eventually meet in person :)
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> So if you haven't already, I'd once again urge you to subscribe to this
>> 
>> mailing list: https://lists.mozilla.org/listinfo/community-africa and share
>> 
>> it with your communities. I'm also sure I've left a couple of other
>> 
>> Mozillians on this list so do forward the email to them.
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> cheers,
>> 
>> Alex
>> 
>> 
>> 
>> On Thu, Aug 30, 2012 at 8:51 AM, james olweny wrote:
>> 
>> 
>> 
>>> Hi Alex,
>> 
>>> 
>> 
>>> Have you thought of a meeting for reps and community leads within the
>> 
>>> region?
>> 
>>> 
>> 
>>> Just to sit and plan for the continent as a whole, and dream together?
>> 
>>> share strategies? and get to know each other personally and see how to
>> 
>>> support each other?
>> 
>>> 
>> 
>>> I think this would help get reps more involved with each other in
>> 
>>> supporting Mozilla in the region.
>> 
>>> 
>> 
>>> Let me know what you think,
>> 
>>> 
>> 
>>> Cheers!
>> 
>>> 
>> 
>>> Kind  regards,
>> 
>>> San Emmanuel James,
>> 
>>> Email: sjolweny85@yahoo.co.uk,
>> 
>>> Mob: +256775955559, +256751938608
>> 
>>> "HAB 3:17 - 19 though the fig tree shant blossom, neither shall fruit be
>> 
>>> in the vines; the labour of the olive shall fail, and the fields shall
>> 
>>> yield no meat; the flock shall be cut off from the fold, and there shall be
>> 
>>> no herd in the stalls: Yet I will rejoice in the LORD, I will joy in the
>> 
>>> God of my salvation. The LORD God is my strength, and he will make my
>> 
>>> feet like hinds' feet, and he will make me to walk upon mine high places."
>> 
>>> 
>> 
>>> 
>> 
>>> 
> 
> ood