People & Politics

Forbes 2017: Meet The 10 Wealthiest People in Africa

(This here is the updated list, released February, 2020 - These are the Richest People in Africa (2020): Their Age, Business and Net worth This year's forbes Africa’s Billionaires list is dominated by South Africans, who have a combined net...

Top 10 Black Billionaires In The World – Forbes 2018

Nigerian Cement tycoon 'Dangote' again has been named by Forbes Magazine as the richest black person in the world, with a fortune estimated at $11.1 billion (as at October, 2018) making him the richest black billionaire in the world. The...

World Bank Pledges a Record $57 billion For Projects in Sub-Saharan Africa

The World Bank has announced that it will commit a record $57 billion in financing for sub-Saharan Africa in an effory to change the development trajectory of the countries in the region. According to World Bank Group president, Jim Yong...

Top 10 Least Happiest Countries in Africa – UN Annual Happiness Report 2017

The World Happiness Report is a landmark survey of the state of global happiness. (Here's the latest report: Top 20 Happiest (and Saddest) Countries in Africa 2020) The report which ranked 155 countries by their happiness levels, was released today '20th...

Meet the 4 Most Promising Young Entrepreneurs In Nigeria (Forbes 2017)

In no particular order, below are the 4 Nigerians that appeared on 2017 forbes list of 30 most promising entrepreneurs under the age of 35… 1. Chude Jideonwo & Adebola Williams Founders, Red Media Jideonwo (32) and Williams (31) are co-founders and Partners...

Anti-Immigrant Rally Expected to Hold Today in Pretoria, South Africa

A group calling itself the Mamelodi Concerned Residents is expected to march to the Department of Home Affairs in Pretoria today to protest against foreign nationals and immigrants in South Africa. Although Law enforcement officers would be deployed along the...

Kenya: Prisoners To Vote in Coming August Election’s

​​ The Electoral Commission in Kenya has started registering prisoners who are eligible to vote during this year’s General elections due in August. Hundreds of prisoners lined up in designated areas within the prisons to register, days after the Mass Voter...

Xenophobia: Nigeria urges AU to intervene over ‘South Africa killings’

Prompted by the recent attacks on Nigerians residing in South Africa, Abike Dabiri-Erewa, the senior presidential aid on foreign affairs called on the South African government yesterday to take decisive and definitive measures to protect Nigerian citizens and other...

Positive Things That Are Taking Place In Nigeria Right Now

Thanks to the illusion brought on by the advent of social media and 24-hour news cycles many people think that the only thing Nigeria is good at is falling apart; But in truth thats not the only thing we...

Lady Offers Sex to Everyone Who Voted for Mahama as Ghana’s next President (Pictures)

A Popular Snapchat star, has allegedly offered to give free sex to those of her followers that voted for President John Mahama (National Democratic Congress candidate) in the December 7 elections. ​ According to yen, the lady known as queen farcadi...

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African Tribe: The Daasanach People of Eastern Africa

The Daasanach are a semi-nomadic tribe numbering approximately 50,000 whose clans stretch across Sudan, Kenya and Southern Ethiopia. The Daasanach...

Mali Swears In Bah Ndaw As New Civilian Leader

Mali's new president Bah Ndaw has been sworn into office, five weeks after the overthrow of Ibrahim Boubacar Keïta. Former Defence Minister Bah Ndaw, 70,...

Troublesome South African Baboon Evicted For Organizing Gang To Raid Homes

Kataza is an urban baboon who was captured and put in a local prison for organizing a band of baboons to join him in raiding 15 homes in Kommetjie, on Cape Town's southern peninsula in South Africa.

A Leading University In China Now Teaches Ethiopia’s Amharic Language As A Full Course

A leading university in China — Beijing Foreign Studies University (BFSU) — has started to offer Ethiopia's widely spoken Amharic language as a full...

TIME 100: Tony Elumelu, Three Other Nigerians Makes Time’s list of 100 Most Influential People Of 2020

Tony Elumelu, is among four Nigerians named by the Time Magazine International in their 2020 list of 100 most influential people in the world...