Without Unity, Small Europe Couldn’t have Colonized Africa

Still cannot understand how this little continent with a smaller population than ours, colonized mother Africa and enslaved our great grandparents? You are not alone; many peoples, including the colonizers themselves, are wondering how was it done so perfect? Even today, we have still not been able to free ourselves. They continue to interfere in […]

Why a total lock-down in Africa may increase crime rate

The rate at which coronavirus is proliferating in Africa is very high. Following this surge in figures over the past few weeks, many including experts are proposing a total lockdown as the best ever solution to help tame the virus. Their concerns may, however, be genuine medically but they failed to consider social factors that […]

They will create the virus, pretend and sell the antidotes | Muammar Gaddafi

The advent of the coronavirus has seen a lot of blame-games between the United States of America and China. The Chinese are blaming America for the spread of the virus. The spokesman for China’s foreign ministry, Zhao Lijian, tweeted that “it might be the US army” that brought the coronavirus to China whilst Donald Trump, […]

As long as I’m president, same-sex marriage will never happen – Vladimir Putin

Russian President, Vladimir Putin stated unequivocally that, as long as he remains president, gay marriage will never happen in Russia. He made this comment on Thursday in a meeting with state commission. Putin was the chair of the meeting which was held to help look at the new proposed amendments to the Russian constitution. In […]

Libya’s war, can AU stand the world powers?

It was on Sunday, January 19, 2020, and the venue was in Berlin, Germany. There, they gathered. Leaders and diplomats had met and the agenda for the gathering was not far-fetched. The world’s superpowers had met two peeved strong men from war-ravaged North African state of Libya to unlock their ‘horns’ as they continuously fight […]

We should have done more for Libya- Museveni

Speaking after the UK-Africa Investment summit in London, Uganda’s President Yoweri Museveni, said African nations should have done more to protect Libia from the foreign military intervention that led to the toppling and killing of former president Ghadaffi, since then. Libia has been a war state with several armed groups taking advantage of the instability […]

Are we watching Jammeh’s lion cubs in Gambia?

“When a handshake goes beyond the elbow,” our elders say, “it ceases to be a friendly gesture.” And so, when Gambia’s former President Yahya Jammeh— after all his atrocities in his tenure as the leader of the West African state— made a U-turn in not accepting the results of the 2016 general elections, almost everybody […]

On the Eco Currency for West Africa (The Francophonie Eco) – Sulayman Gaye

1) The Eco, it is understood will be pegged to the Euro. Pegging has both pros and cons. Pegging the Eco against the Euro can stabilize inflation in Ecozone if the Eurozone enjoys stable inflation ( price satellite). On the other hand, pegging can lower the price of exports while increasing those of imports thereby […]