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Nigeria Ranks 97th in Open Budget Transparency Index, 29th in Africa

Africa's biggest economy, Nigeria, has been ranked 97th in the world and 29th in Africa in the 2019 budget transparency report. This is revealed in the latest edition of the Open Budget Survey(OBS) just released. With a transparency score of...

These Are The Worst African Countries For Press Freedom in 2020

Reporters Without Borders, an international non-profit organization, has named Eritrea as the country with the worst press freedom in Africa while Namibia was named Africa’s best country in the Index. Reporters Without Borders (RSF) has released its 2020 World...

Most Powerful Military in Africa 2020: Nigeria’s Military Strength vs the Rest of Africa

Military website Global Firepower has released its strength rankings for 2020 – showing how the world’s largest armies compare to one another. The ranking is based on over 50 individual factors with categories ranging from military might and financials to...

Top 20 Richest People in Africa 2020: Their Age, Business and Net Worth

According to this year’s Forbes ranking, Aliko Dangote of Nigeria is Africa’s richest person (for the 9th year in a row). His networth is estimated at $10.1 billion. The second richest in Africa is Egyptian billionaire Nassef Sawiris. He runs...

These are the Most Expensive Cities in Africa 2020

Data group Numbeo have published their Cost of Living indices for 2020, listing the cheapest and most expensive cities to live in across the globe. The index compares the cost of living relative to the following reference cities: New York...

Most Dangerous Cities in Africa 2020: South African Cities Dominate List

Six South African cities has dominated the ranking of Africa’s most dangerous cities, according to Numbeo’s 2020 crime index released recently and seen by listwand. South Africa was also ranked as the third most dangerous country in the world, with...

Top 10 Weakest Passports in Africa, 2020: Nigeria’s Passport Ranked 10th

The Nigerian passport has been ranked the 10th Weakest Passport in Africa and 95th in the world, just above countries like Djibouti, South Sudan, and other war-torn countries in the middle-east. The list was put together by Henley Passport Index,...

Top 10 Countries With The Lowest Life Expectancy In Africa, 2019

There are various factors that influence life expectancy, including diet, public health, medical care, economic circumstances, gender differences, crime rate, wars etc. With that said, it comes as no surprise that most African countries are plagued low life expectancy. According...

Top 10 Best Airlines In Africa, 2019 – Skytrax Awards

Ethiopian Airlines has been named Africa’s best airline for 2019 at the annual World Airline Awards, announced at the Paris Air Show on Tuesday. The prestigious Skytrax 2019 World Airline Awards were held in Paris on the 18th of June...

Top 20 Most Peaceful Countries in Africa 2019 – Peace Report

Mauritius is the most peaceful country in Africa and the twenty fourth (24th) most peaceful country in the world, according to the 2019 edition of the Global Peace Index (GPI). The report, released on Wednesday, "measures the state of peace...

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“The Aim is to Build” — France to Rename Streets After African World War 2 Heroes

France's armed forces ministry has provided local authorities with a 210-page booklet containing the names of 100 Africans who fought for France in World War Two, so that streets and squares may be named after them.

Javicia Leslie Becomes First Black Actress to Play Batwoman on TV

Javicia Leslie has become TV’s first black Batwoman. She is the new lead actress in the CW TV show’s second season. Leslie will play Ryan Wilder, a new character who will take over from Kate Kane.

Sex Tourism in Kenya — NGO’s Calls for Help in Fight Against Rising Sexual Abuse by Foreigners

Child protection organizations in Kenya Anti-trafficking organisations say widespread trust in white outsiders has made kenya's children an easy target for abusers from the...

Zimbabwe Spends Millions of Dollars on Luxury Cars as the Country Goes Hungry

The government of Zimbabwe has spent millions of dollars on luxury cars for senior officials despite a deepening economic collapse that has plunged its...

Akodessewa Fetish Market – The Largest Voodoo Market in the World is Located in Togo

Akodessewa Fetish Market in Lome, Togo is recognized as the largest fetish market in the world, a place where Voodoo practitioners can find anything...