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Top 5 Pan-African leaders whose ghosts are demanding justice

Pan Africanism is a movement that is geared towards uniting and solidifying relationships between Africans and people of African descent worldwide. It has not been an easy concept to implement as factors such as slavery, cultural division and colorism to name a few reasons have threatened to dampen the ideals of Pan-Africanism. The brave souls […]

Obama visits Kenyan home to launch youth centre

Former US president Barack Obama visited his ancestral home in Kenya today to launch a state-of-the-art youth centre run by his half-sister. This is Obama’s first trip to Kenya since 2015. At the time he visited Kenya as a sitting president in 2015, he was unable to visit his ancestral home as his jet was too big to land […]

France’s Kylian Mbappé, 19, to donate his entire 2018 FIFA World Cup™ match salary to charity

France sensation, Kylian Mbappé, 19, who earned global recognition for his impressive performances at the 2018 World Cup tournament in Russia is donating his entire proceeds to charity. According to USA Today, Mbappe, who scored four goals this year for France, decided to donate his earnings from the tournament to a charity that gives free sports instruction to hospitalised and […]

France wins 2018 World Cup with stunning 4-2 victory over Croatia in Moscow

France have won the ?2018 World Cup following a stunning victory over Croatia in Sunday’s final in Moscow. The record setting match saw French coach, Didier Deschamps become the third person in history to win the trophy as both a player and a manager, after Franz Beckenbauer and Mario Zagallo, while ?Kylian Mbappe became the […]

Over half of the French team, by birth, would be citizens of these African nations;

Over half of the French team, by birth, would be citizens of these African nations; Mandanda🇨🇩 Umtiti🇨🇲 Rami🇲🇦 Kimpembe🇨🇩 Sidibe🇲🇱 Mendy🇨🇮 Matuidi🇨🇩&🇦🇴 Fekir🇩🇿 Pogba🇬🇳 Tolisso🇹🇬 Nzonzi🇨🇩 Kante🇲🇱 Mbappe🇩🇿&🇨🇲 Dembele🇸🇳&🇲🇱

Cameroon’s President Biya declares intention to run for 7th term

President Paul Biya of Cameroon has announced that he will be seeking a 7th term in office. The 85-year-old Cameroonian president came to power in 1982 when his predecessor retired. He has been in office for 36 years. He announced his intention to seek another via his  official twitter handle. “I am willing to respond positively […]

Kenyan government shockingly allows Chinese racism against its citizens in revamped rail sector

It was all pomp and pageantry in May 2017 when Kenya’s president Uhuru Kenyatta flagged off the Madaraka Express to launch the $3.8 billion China-funded Standard Gauge Railway that will shuttle 4000 tonnes of cargo and 1590 passengers between the coastal city of Mombasa to the capital Nairobi. Little did the president and the country know that […]

How a black African ruler made the ancient kingdom of Kush a global superpower

Around 700 BC, two empires ruled the earth – the Assyrian Empire and the Kingdom of Kush. The Kingdom of Kush, also known as the Kingdom of Napata, the Kingdom of Kerma, the Meroitic Kingdom or sometimes called Nubia by some people, was a vast, powerful empire which dominated global affairs such that militarily, politically […]

How Ethiopia opened the first African embassy in Italy in the 1400s

Geography and religion had in ancient times connected Ethiopia and Italy. Italy was then seen as the nearest major European country by Ethiopian Christians and hence could easily be accessed. Italian Christians also viewed Ethiopia as very accessible since it was basically the only Christian polity outside Europe, according to history. Even though many Ethiopians went […]

Top 7 unusual buildings in Africa that are architectural wonders

Africa is home to some of the wonderful structures in the world, which were borne out of some weird thinking of unconventional designers and builders. These unusual structures are not only providing comfort and leaving users in awe but are also shaping the surroundings of the cities in which they are situated. Here are seven […]