Why Should The EU Finance ECOWAS Security Operation In The Gambia?

On May 28, 1975, Lagos, Nigeria, West African countries met to form a regional body called The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS). The founding fathers had a dream of building a robust regional bloc to improve the living standard of its citizens, but forty-five years later, ECOWAS is a skimpy slice of what […]

Both US and EU always hold tech companies accountable; must the AU do same?

Today’s world has gone digital with many people depending on social and other online media platforms for almost everything; whilst some people use these platforms to do business by meeting potential customers, others use them for religious, educational, entertainment purposes by way of meeting new people, sharing information and having fun. Some equally depend on […]

Zimbabwean government threaten to repatriate US ambassador

The ruling Zanu Party of the Republic of Zimbabwe has referred to the United State’s Ambassador to Zimbabwe, Brian Nicholas as a diplomatic “Thug” in a recent address with reporters in the country. The incumbent government believes the US ambassador is in a way supporting the opposition party and is behind plots to remove the […]

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 […]

Why Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and co deleted viral video of African doctor

Facebook, Twitter, Youtube and other platforms removed a viral video in which a group of Doctors who labeled themselves as American Frontline Doctors led by a Cameroonian and US-based Pediatrician Doctor Stella Immanuel who claiming to have found a cure to the deadly coronavirus In this video, which was viewed by millions of people and […]

We Will Conduct Coup on Whoever We Want, Deal with it – Tesla CEO Elon Musk

It could be recalled that the military head in Bolivia called on the then-president Evo Morales to step down from office in the year 2019; an order he heeded to by flying out of the country. This removal of the president was welcomed by the White House which stated that “Morales’s departure preserves democracy.” The […]

Gambia: Parliament Debates Motion to Legalize Skin Bleaching

The National Assembly of The Gambia on Wednesday 15 July, debated on a motion to repeal the “Skin Bleaching (Prohibition) Act of 1995. The controversial motion to repeal the Act was tabled by the Justice Minister as part of the government’s law reform process. According to the Justice Minister, the Skin Bleaching (Prohibition) Act of […]