People & Politics

Nigeria Needs to Do these 5 things to get out of recession – Obasanjo

During the opening of the 8th National Council on Industry, Trade and Investment in Abeokuta, Ogun state. Former president of Nigeria Olusegun Obasanjo speaking on Nigeria recession, had this suggestions to give. ​ 1. Increase the volume of trade both internally and externally...

Kenyan Ex Anti-corruption Chief Blames Africa’s Poverty on Nigeria

​ Speaking at a two-day summit which began this tuesday at the Nigerian air force conference centre in Abuja, Patrick Lumumba, a former Director of Kenya Anti-Corruption Commission, said Nigerian leaders must do everything within their capacity to address endemic graft....

Top Reasons Why You Should Start Patronizing Made-In-Nigeria Products

Following the increasing calls from the likes of Ben Murray Bruce et al, for Nigerians to start patronizing made in Nigeria goods and services, i've decided to write this article to enlighten you guys on the things you stand to gain...

7 Sad Facts About The IDP Camps in Nigeria

In Nigeria, Internally Displaced persons (also known as IDP's) are mostly victims of communal clashes, clashes between Fulani and villagers terrorism (Boko haram), etc. Below are 7 sad facts about the IDP (internally displaced people) camps in Nigeria. 1. Nigeria has...

7 People Who Took The Act of Protest To A Whole New Level

In an attempt to influence public's opinion or government Policy etc, people have been coming up with quirky ways of putting their point for war u d. Some have succeeded in bringing about the desired change while others have...

8 Africans Who Made Wonderful Use Of Their Disabilities

The list below is made up of people that saw their disability not as a limitation but as an opportunity, a chance to strive for more and accomplish what many - even those of us without any disability -...

Top 7 Deadliest Wars Fought on the African Continent

Most of the wars that have been fought on the African continent started due to greed, ethinic differences, independence etc. And even though most of these wars have ended, some nations are still suffering from the effects of the...

Top 7 Of The Poorest Countries In The World

Based on data gathered from Global Finance magazine, here are the 30 richest and the 20 poorest countries in the world 7. MOZAMBIQUE – Average Annual Income per person: $1,209 In the last decade, Mozambique’s economy has been strengthened by the...

Top 7 Current Longest Serving African Presidents

Many of the longest serving Presidents in the world are from Africa. Below is the list of the top 7 current longest serving african presidents. 7. General Idriss Déby Itno – Chad: 26 years and counting. Born June 18, 1952, Idriss...

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

Troublesome South African Baboon Evicted For Organizing Gang To Raid Homes

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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...

Zambia’s Namwali Serpell Wins UK’s Top Prize For Science Fiction

Zambia's Namwali Serpell has won the UK’s top prize for science fiction, the Arthur C Clarke award, for her first novel "The Old Drift". The...