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7 Powerful Quotes from Great Female African Leaders

To Commemorate the international women's day, here are six quotes from Great Female African Leaders whose work underlines Africa’s progress, its success, challenges, and the continent’s zeal to continue moving forward.

30 Hilarious But Thought Provoking Quotes From Nigeria

The quotes below are hilarious, wise, some are even dumb. But one thing they all have in common is that they are all thought provoking. Here are 30 Hilarious But Thought Provoking Quotes From Nigeria A boy who want to scatter...

15 Wise And Warning Quotes About Anger

Anger is an emotion characterized by antagonism toward someone or something you feel has deliberately done you wrong. Anger can be a good thing. It can give you a way to express negative feelings, for example, or motivate you...

10 Surprisingly Sensible Quotes From Famous African Dictators And Evil Leaders

While it's easy to see dictators in the colours of black and white, you'll be surprised to know that some of them have, on occasion, uttered some uniquely inspiring and accurate words of wisdom. Here are 10 Surprisingly Sensible Quotes...

10 Inspiring Quotes About Giving

Your greatest gift is the ability to share your blessings; it’s what makes life meaningful. Remember what it means to be a giver with these 10 Inspiring Quotes About Giving 1. "Learn to light a candle in the darkest moments...

Remembering Chinua Achebe: Top 12 Chinua Achebe’s Quotes

​ Chinua Achebe is known all over the world as Africa's most widely read Novelist. His first novel Things Fall Apart which he wrote in 1958, is the most widely read book in modern African literature. It has sold over...

20 Inspirational Quotes From The Wealthiest Africans

In the spirit of self-motivation, here are 20 inspirational quotes from a few members of Forbes Richest Africans. 20 Inspirational Quotes From The Wealthiest Africans 1. Aliko Dangote (Nigeria) ​ "If you don't have ambition, you shouldn't be alive". – Aliko Dangote 2....

10 Brilliant Quotes From African Authors To Inspire You As You Go Through Life

Below are 10 Brilliant quotes from african Writers to inspire you as you go through life. 1. Nawal El Saadawi “Life is very hard. The only people who really live are those who are harder than life itself.” ― Nawal El Saadawi. 2....

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The Heroro-Nama Genocide: Germany’s Brutal Genocide in Namibia in the early 20th Century

The Herero and Namaqua Genocide is considered to have been the first genocide of the 20th century. It took place between 1904 and 1907 in German South-West Africa(modern day Namibia), during the Herero Wars.

Kenneth Kaunda, Zambia’s First President, and the Last African Independence Leader from the 1960s Dies at 97

Kenneth Kaunda, Zambia’s founding president and one of Africa’s last surviving liberation leaders, has died at a military hospital in Lusaka, where he was being treated for pneumonia. He was 97.

Artefacts Looted From Ethiopia 150 Years Ago Withdrawn From Uk Auction After Ethiopia’s Appeal

Two artefacts that were stolen during colonial-era looting by British forces in Ethiopia have been withdrawn from auction after the Ethiopian government appealed in a letter.

World’s Third Largest Diamond Discovered in Botswana

The diamond firm Debswana has announced the discovery in Botswana of a 1,098-carat stone that it described as the third largest of its kind in the world.

The Earliest Obtainable Map of the Whole Continent of Africa

Mapped by Sebastian Münster, the map below is the earliest obtainable map of the whole continent of Africa. The map was published in the 1552 edition of Sebastian Münster’s Cosmographia.