Society & Culture

Top 10 Ways To Avoid Getting Shot By A Member Of The Nigerian Police Force

As a Nigerian you've probably heard stories about the 'ruggedity' of Nigerian policemen, well now i'm here to tell you that those stories are not just stories, they are real. And if you would not like to be among...

Intellectual Slavery: Information The West Don’t Want You To Know (Must Read)

Western Education Has Fooled Me - Information the west don’t want you to know... ​ Greetings my African people. This message is for independent thinking Africans. For Africans who can think for themselves. For Africans devoid of crowd mentality. This part contains...

15 Igbo Proverbs and Their Meaning

If there's one thing the Igbo people of Nigeria are really good at, it is the art of telling ilu (proverbs), a treasure of wisdom handed down by their ancestors… While some people may have forgotten them, the rest of...

Top 7 Most Powerful Traditional Rulers In Nigeria

Even with Nigeria's Federal System of Governance, There are still some Traditional rulers in Nigeria whose power and influence cannot be written off… **The traditional rulers below even wield more power over their people than the president himself. In no particular...

Top 7 Tallest Statues In Africa, 2018

The Following are the top 7 tallest statues in Africa. 1. African Renaissance Monument, Senegal (161 feet) The African Renaissance Monument is a 49 meter tall bronze statue located on top of one of the twin hills known as Collines des...

5 Most Bizarre Cultural Practices From Around Africa

You think you've seen weird, wait until you read these 5 Most Bizarre Cultural Practices From Around Africa. 1. "Ka'el" Of all the traditional ceremonies of the bodi tribe of Ethiopia, none is more fascinating and weird than the “Ka’el” festival...

Top 20 Most Corrupt Countries In Africa, 2018

Corruption is ubiquitous, it is everywhere, in every country. But some are more corrupt than others. This is a list of the top 20 most corrupt countries in Africa 2018 as ranked by transparency international (an international NGO created with...

7 Things You Need To Know About The African Drum Festival

If there's one thing Nigeria is commonly known for the world over, it is our diverse culture; and one of them is the African drum festival, formerly known as the Nigerian drum festival...and just like every other cultural festival,...

Top 7 Largest Refugee Camps In Africa

Statistics show that there are more displaced persons today than at any other point in the history of Africa. The numbers of refugees in Africa are staggering, and continue to grow as more nations get caught up in wars, persecution,...

13 Horrifying Facts About Africa That You’d Hate To Know, But You Should

Although Africa is blessed, things just don't seem to want to go right for us, there are just so many horrifying facts about Africa that someone can't just help but ask the question.. 'where did we go wrong'. Below...

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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...