Democracy is Not a Good Thing For Africa – Salif Keita, The Golden Voice of Africa

Prior to the arrival of European travelers and subsequently colonialism, Africa has had its own political system. Not only has colonialism created a new struggle of unending attempts by Africans to adopt an “alien” governance system, but it has also equally placed the entire continent in the exploitive end of the capitalist economic system. For decades, […]

Mali Coup: Military Want Three-year Transition; Agrees to Free President

The military coup leaders in Mali want a three-year military-led transitional government after they have agreed with regional negotiators to release deposed President, Mr Ibrahim Buobacar Keita, the AFP News reports.  “The junta has affirmed that it wants a three-years transitional to review the foundation of the Malian State. This transition would be directed by […]

Third Terms Is Also a Coup – Guinea Bissau’s President to ECOWAS leaders

At the virtually emergency summit meeting held on the 20 August 2020, the ECOWAS member states in their resolution on the ongoing crises in Mali denounced the action taken by the military to depose embattled President Ibrahim Keita, something the regional leaders’ term as a negative and obstructive insolence towards the democratic order of the […]

Mali Coup: France Takes Issue to The UN Security Council

Reactions to the Mutiny Until the first democratic elections in 1992, Malians have experienced 23 years of military rule. Regardless of this experience, the majority of Malians have welcomed the action taken by the military. Opposition supporters mostly could be seen celebrating the removal of the President on the street along with soldiers.  A member […]

Mali’s President, Prime Minister and other Ministers Arrested in Mutiny

The embattled President of Mali, Mr Ibrahim Keita has been arrested along with his Prime Minister and other government ministers government spokesperson confirms.  The emerging crisis in Mali came only a few weeks after a long-popular opposition protest, led by the M5-RFP opposition coalition alias the June 5 Movement demanding the resignation of the President […]

West Africa Provides Sanctuary For Lebanese but Lebanon is a Hell For African Girls

Across the streets in West Africa, the presence of Lebanese is felt everywhere especially in the business sector. They were highly welcomed to settle and operate businesses in this accommodating ecosphere thus found successes in a huge market population. While historians are inconclusive about the history of the arrival of the Lebanese in West Africa, […]

Amilcar Cabral: A foremost anti-colonial leader who helped end Portuguese rule in Africa 

Arguably one of the greatest philosophical nationalist leaders to ever emerge from the continent, Amílcar Lopes da Costa Cabral, commonly called Amilcar Cabral is remembered as a great Pan African thinker and fighter in the African national liberation struggles against colonialism. Cabral was an intellectual, poet, theoretician, revolutionary, political organizer, nationalist and diplomat who gave […]

Russia Produces First Covid-19 Vaccine – Putin Claims

A month after the United States, Britain and Canada accused Russia of using hackers to steal vaccine research from Western laboratories. President Vladimir Putin has today, August 11, 2020, announced that the Eastern European country has officially recorded its corona-virus vaccine as the first country to do so amid the global race to produce a […]

WHO Running Out of Funds to Combat Covid-19 – Dr. Tedros

World Health Organization Chief Dr. Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, has today revealed that the UN global health agency is running out of funds to combat the global coronavirus pandemic. Dr. Tedros made this revelation in the daily briefing on the global status of the virus in Geneva.  This update comes two months after President Donald Trump […]