Nigerian legal organization urges gov’t to squash death sentence of Yahaya Sharif

Socio-Economic Rights and Accountability Project (SERAP), a nonprofit, nonpartisan Nigerian legal and advocacy organization has demanded that government reverses the death sentence given to Yahaya Sharif-Aminu. The young musician was earlier reported to have been charged with a death sentence through hanging by the Sharia court in the Hausawa Filin Hockey area of Kano state […]

Africans no longer think about slavery – Akon

Senegalese-American songwriter, producer and philanthropist, Aliaume Badara Thiam known popularly as Akon has stated in an interview with DJVLAD that, Africans no longer think about slavery. “We kind of overcome the thought of slavery; the only time we think about it honestly is when we’re doing tourism to a good Island. Outside of that, people […]