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 […]

Gambia’s Vice President Tests Positive for COVID-19; President Placed Under Isolation

The Vice President of The Gambia, Dr. Isatou Touray, has tested positive for Coronavirus the Gambia Government announced through its various social media sites Yesterday. “The Office of the President informs the public that Her Excellency, the Vice President, Dr. Isatou Touray, has been tested positive of COVID-19. Consequently, the President, Adama Barrow, will be […]

Zimbabwe Agreed to Compensate White Farmers $3.5 Billion

The Finance Minister, Mthuli Ncube and acting Agriculture Minister Oppah Muchinguri-Kashiri have on behalf of the government of Zimbabwe signed an agreement with white farmers union to pay the sum of $3.5 billion compensation to white farmers whose lands were seized by Robert Mugabe’s regime to resettle black families in the southern African nation. It could […]

Tribalism and The Pan African Vision; Can African Youths Dismantle Tribal Politics?

How Tribalism is affecting the Pan African Vision Pan Africanism has, over the years, not been given a clear definition among scholars. However, the concept of Pan Africanism could refer to a philosophy (or philosophies) that sought to promote ideas of a united Africa. The concept has been championed by the founding fathers of the […]

Remembering a Hero: Burkina Faso Erects Monument in Honor of Thomas Sankara 

More than three decades after his assassination, the statue of the late Pan Africa military leader, Thomas Sankara, finally stands erected on the site where he was precisely slain at the age 37 in Ouagadougou by a group of soldiers on October 15, 1987. His murder is believed to be orchestrated by France through his […]