Nigerian Army Uses Trump’s Speech to Justify Shooting!

By Makini Brice and Roberta Rampton WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump on Friday backtracked from his suggestion a day earlier that American troops sent to the U.S. border with Mexico would be free to fire on migrants who throw rocks at them, saying that rock-throwers would only be arrested. “They won’t have to fire. […]

Black Couple Murdered By Racist in Louisville KY

People of color have to be careful and alert these days in the United States of America and not take anything for granted during these interesting times no matter how safe you think your neighborhood is. JEFFERSONTOWN, Ky. A white man with a history of violence fatally shot two African-American customers at a Kroger grocery […]

Africans Brought Civilization to America

It has now become common knowledge amongst academics that Christopher Columbus clearly did not discover America, not least because is it impossible to discover a people and a continent that was already there and thriving with culture. One can only wonder how Columbus could have discovered America when people were watching him from America’s shores? […]

African feminists reclaim twitter with #FeministWhilstAfrican

The internet is increasingly a space for intellectual debates; with the ability to connect with like-minded people with similar interests, one can find people who enjoy discussing literature, scientific advancements or even the lastest piece of fluff holiday reading. Increased internet and mobile penetration in Africa has provided Africans a space to challenge dominant narratives […]

Some African Proverbs And Their meaning

African Proverbs are rich and are used mainly by elders to COMMUNICATE thoughts in a witty way. Sometimes you can decipher their meanings by mere logic, at other times you need a guide. Below are some of the most popular African proverbs. Enjoy it! 1) Send a boy where he wants to go and you’ll […]

Do African Americans abroad experience white privilege?

In a recent article for The Washington Post Saul Williams discusses the freedom and privilege of being African American abroad. At one point he states, “hey, if you want to experience white privilege, hop on a plane and go anywhere with your American passport and you will experience American privilege and you’ll be able to […]

15 Myths Every Nigerian Believed Growing Up

If you grew up in Nigeria, then we are sure that you heard these myths and almost certainly believed them; probably even still believe some of them till today. Don’t worry we don’t judge, we believed them too. 1. India once beat Nigeria at football 99 goals to 1. Lmao. I won’t even lie, I […]