Bobi Wine and Julius Malema: People Power & EFF

 “Nothing and nobody can stop the People Power Revolution” Bobi Wine Robert Kyagulanyi popularly known by his stage name Bobi Wine, radical leader of the Uganda civil right and political movement, People Power on Sunday met with Julius Malema leader of the Economic Freedom Fighter. Malema a radical Pan Africanist is popular for his sarcastic […]

Rwanda set to build Africa’s first futuristic greenhouse

The well-developed African country is set to add more projects to her feats by building the continent’s first-ever futuristic greenhouse named Green City which will have environmentally clean mini-factories and affordable houses, all-electric vehicles and craft production centers. According to the pioneers of this project, the Green City, which is set to commence in January […]

France Gruesome Betrayal of Africans World War 2 Heroes

Remembering the French massacre of black soldiers at Thiaroye camp, 75years on. Today, December 1st, 2019 marks exactly 75 years after the grand massacre of African colonial soldiers who fought to liberate France during the European Tribal war also known as the Second World War. As part of EYEGAMBIA’s effort to keep on honoring African […]

Incumbent Jose Mario Vaz Accepts Defeat In Guinea Bissau’s Presidential Election

The outgoing President of Guinea Bissau, soft-spoken Jose Mario Vaz has accepted defeat in the preliminary rounds of the Sunday Presidential elections held in the unstable West African nation of Guinea Bissau, a promised he made earlier. More: “My hands will not be “Stained with the blood of any Guinean” Mario Vaz Jose Mario Vas […]

Gambia To Spend 41% Of Its 2020 Budget To Finance Debt Owe To China, IMF, EU And Others

The Gambia government will spend 41% of its 2020 budget on debt financing. The draft budget presented before the National Assembly by the finance minister, Mr. Mambury Njie in Banjul revealed. The Gambia’s small economy relies primarily on tourism, rain-dependent agriculture, and remittances. Over the years, the economy has been dangling with less or nor […]

Analysts speak on the risks and benefits of West Africa CFA reform

Call to overhaul the West African CFA franc, a currency tied to the euro and historically rooted in French colonial rule, raise a host of thorny problems, analysts say. Eight countries use the euro-pegged West African CFA franc, which enjoys unlimited convertibility with the euro. This is brought about by the countries depositing 50 percent of their reserves with […]

DR Congo’s President: “I Want France Being Much More Present in Africa”

Felix Tshisekedi, president of the Democratic Republic of Congo has expressed his desire to see “France being much more present in Africa” in a press conference held yesterday following talks in Paris in which French leader, Macron has told Felix Tshisekedi that France would support DR Congo in the fight against armed groups in the […]

Withdrawal of foreign reserves; will francophone Africa suffer any consequences?

Following a statement made by the President of Benin, Patrice Guillaume Athanase Talon, that, former French colonies took a unanimous decision to exit the pact by withdrawing their foreign reserves from the French treasury, many concerns were raised regarding the attached consequences of such daring decisions. Historically, colonial powers are known for their sanctions, including […]