Meet Banky Gambia’s New Rasta Presidential Candidate

The Gambian first Rasta Presidential candidate took the nation by surprise when he recently announced his interest to join the upcoming presidential race in December 2021. Bankole Yao Jojo Ahadzie (Banky) is a 43-year-old Internet Engineer born in the capital city of The Gambia, Banjul. During his first press conference, Banky promised to make weed […]

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 […]

I am prepared to go to Jail – Former President Jacob Zuma

South Africa’s former President, Jacob Zuma has stated that he is ready to go to jail after failing to appear before a commission of inquiry on several occasions. The Zondo Commission which is supposed to probe Zuma for Allegations of State Capture run out of patience after his refusal to honor its invitation. Dissatisfied with […]

USD1.3 Billion deal: Nigeria and Morocco signs “fertilizer powerhouse” agreement

 Two African countries, Nigeria and Morocco just signed a groundbreaking agreement worth $1.3 Billion to build a regional and global fertilizer powerhouse. The agreement was announced by President Muhannadu Buhari on Thursday, March 25th, 2021.   According to the President, the deal which is worth USD1.3 Billion  is aimed at developing “Basic Chemicals Platform in Nigeria […]

Magufuli taught us that Africa can do without foreign aid – Uhuru Kenyatta

Kenyan President, Uhuru Kenyatta who doubles as the Chairman for the East African Community (EAC), said during his tribute that, Tanzania’s late President, John Pombe Magufuli has demonstrated that, Africa has what it takes to develop without dependency on foreign aid. Kenyatta said that, “In a very short span of time, President Magufuli has shown […]