The EU issues its 5th sanction package against Russia

The European Union has released a list it refers to as the 5th Sanction package against Russia and Belarus for the ongoing crisis. According to the Union, the sanctions were meant to pile pressure on Russia for its military operation. In terms of import and export, the EU said it has placed a €4 billion […]

Ukraine will not join NATO and ‘we must admit it’ – President Zelenskiy says

Ukraine’s president, Volodymyr Zelenskiy, has conceded that, the country will not join NATO. His concession comes as Russia continues to pound Kyiv with shells, others in a move to take-over. “It is clear that Ukraine is not a member of NATO. We understand that. We are adequate people […] For years, we have heard about […]

Five quotes from French leaders that shows how much they depend on Africa for Survival

Western powers, through media propaganda, have created a certain perception about Africa as a continent which heavily depends on them for survival; however, in reality, western countries equally depend on and even benefit more from their relationship with Africa. From diplomatic business agreements to exploitative means, these powers take resources including Gold, Diamond, Bauxite, Manganese, […]

Why return artifacts, sculptures, but not the looted gold, diamonds and other resources?

The admission of outright theft of over 500 historical objects including 440 bronzes by the British and the commitment to repatriate such to Nigeria has triggered a whole different conversation. Africans worldwide have shared their views on the development; whilst some called on Berlin to include the revenue generated by those objects from the time […]