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Kwanzaa – Our Tool to Push Away the Looming Darkness
Kwanzaa – Our Tool to Push Away the Loom...

Kwanzaa – Our Tool to Push Away the Looming Darkness

24th December 2019 When explorers, missionaries and historians described Africa as the “Dark Continent” we condemned them as being antinubianists (Antinubianism is racism specifically against Black people). However, now in the 21st century many concerned voices, from Africa, from Europe and... read more »

Opinion: The White Man's Ice Cream Is Better than the Black Man's - A Preference for All Things Foreign
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Opinion: The White Man’s Ice Cream Is Better than the Black Man’...

26th September 2019 This is a worldwide phenomenon. Black people seem happiest when we give over our money to someone who is not from our own community. I will give an illustration from an article by an African American that I came across about ten years ago but which I can no longer find, so as to... read more »

Non-Profit Startup, Liars & Phonies is Introducing a New Culture of OP-EDS to the World
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University of Ghana Student Has Created the World’s First PedPaper

The non-profit startup Liars & Phonies is NOT a digital newspaper. Instead, it is a “pedpaper” that publishes op-eds, especially those focused on how democracy, human rights and freedoms have been violated in different countries or how political structures can be made more efficient.  It... read more »

Nigeria: Foundation Urges Humanitarian Agencies on Africa Child Right's Promotion
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Nigeria: Foundation Urges Humanitarian Agencies on Africa Child Right’...

STAND Foundation has urged humanitarian agencies in the Africa continent to keep working to promote, protect and enforce the rights of children, creating a conducive environment for their future. In a statement released by the Executive Director of the foundation, Ms Olusayo Adeleyein in... read more »

World: Want to Lose Money? Put it to Work in Nigeria. - Forbes
World: Want to Lose Money? Put it to Wor...

World: Want to Lose Money? Put it to Work in Nigeria. – Forbes

In five years, the Nigeria ETF has blown up, now down over 74.5%. Equity investment between 2013 and 2018 has fallen from around $2.9 billion in 2013 to just $139 million in 2018. Nigeria has become Africa’s money-losing machine. Want to lose money in one of Africa’s biggest markets? Put... read more »

Africa: Impose sanctions on France and Other Countries that Impoverish Africa - Di Maio to the EU

Africa: Impose Sanctions on France and Other Countries that Impoverish Africa – Di M...

He said France had “never stopped colonising tens of African states”. Luigi di Maio called on the European Union to impose sanctions on France for its policies in Africa. He... read more »

Nigeria: Reliance On Imported Foreign Food Fuels Hunger, Says FAO

Nigeria: Reliance On Imported Foreign Food Fuels Hunger, Says FAO

Nigeria and all the other developing countries of the world will continue to experience hunger if they fail to shift from depending on imported foreign food. This is the underlying... read more »

Cameroon: 85 Year Old Biya Seeks 7th Term in Office as Polls Open Today

Cameroon: 85 Year Old Biya Seeks 7th Term in Office as Polls Open Today

Polls have opened in Cameroon with President Paul Biya seeking a seventh term. Polling stations opened at 8am (07:00GMT) and will close at 6pm (17:00GMT) with more than six million people... read more »

Africa: Africans deserve to know details of deals their leaders sign with China

Africa: Africans Deserve to Know Details of Deals their Leaders Sign with China

China’s footprints are all over the African continent, signing deals with many countries. However, the finer details of China-Africa loans are often kept secret. There are concerns... read more »

Nigeria: Nigeria’s former ICT Minister, Omobola Johnson Joins World Wide Web Foundation board

Nigeria: Nigeria’s former ICT Minister, Omobola Johnson Joins Wor...

After a 3-year tenure as an Honorary Chairperson of the Alliance for Affordable Internet (A4AI) where she provided guidance and advocacy to help drive down internet costs, Dr. Omobola Johnson is... read more »