In the spirit of the dedicated Black history month of February, attention has gone to the need for more Afro-centered history curriculum in African classes, something that has been missing across the board in Africa and the diaspora. Worth noting, is the fact that it’s not a coincidence that no real intellectual discourse and dispensation […]



Since the establishment of the organization of African Unity on 25th May, 1963 with the headquarters in Addis Ababa Ethiopia, the quest for African unity has been an elusive goal not just at the regional and national level but even at the interpersonal levels as evident in different institutions. From the inside, looking outward, it […]


Strengthening the Relations Between Africa and the Caribbean

With a prolonged period of the absence of strong ties between Africa and the Caribbean owing to the matter of colonialization and the consequences after, the goal to forge better and strong relations is at the heart of many Africans on the continent and in the Caribbean. The leadership mainly in West African nations such […]


Why Nigeria & WHO Covax Program is bound to fail

The push by the Nigerian government in partnership with the World health organization to run a successful mass vaccination program in Nigeria under the global Covax program is bound to fail from the start. With an over ambitious program to vaccinate 40% of the population by the end of the year 2021 and an additional […]



Wade into life, stand out in a crowd, spend time with your flock, find the right balance, show your true color, keep your beak clean, don't be afraid to get your feet wet." This is the flamingo advice to you!  This pink _feathered bird with piercing yellow eyes is always "pictured" as the world's strange […]

Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin has ordered the first flights supporting the newly created Operation Fly Formula program, and they will “depart Ramstein Air Base in Germany over the course of this weekend,” the White House official said. “Due to the urgency of the situation, these flights will comprise U.S. military aircraft,” the official said. Using […]

AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF)– The Lucy Craft Laney Museum of Black History is honoring Black caddies of Augusta National Golf Club. “You started at Augusta Country Club and you graduate from there to Augusta National. You had to put in work at Augusta Country Club to get to Augusta National. That was the deal,” said Tommy […]

Cameron Grundner got a gopher’s eye view of the Dryptosaurus Friday in the newly reopened Delaware Museum of Nature and Science. During the ribbon-cutting ceremony for the reimagined Museum of Nature and Science, New Castle County Executive Matt Meyer told the crowd that his administration is going to propose a $500,000 grant for the institution. […]

When the dominoes fell, they fell swiftly. On May 11 shares in Coinbase, a cryptocurrency exchange, plummeted after a bleak earnings report. The next day, Terra, one of the best-known stablecoins (cryptocurrencies pegged to a real-life asset, in this case the dollar) crashed after losing its peg, triggering a sell-off across crypto markets. Within 24 […]

Disney’s Washington Black issues another casting call for extras | CKBW […]

Depending on who you ask, Black Adam of the Shazam family of powers is either an anti-hero or a downright villain. The character is slated to make his big-screen debut this year, played by Dwayne Johnson, but before that happens, he’ll star in a new ongoing series written by Christopher Priest, who’s known for not […]

by: Dr. Mary Gillis, D.Ed. Posted: May 20, 2022 / 08:44 PM EST / Updated: May 20, 2022 / 08:45 PM EST INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) — The monkeypox virus was first detected in a lab in monkeys back in the 1950s. But now, it’s back and infecting people.   News 8 spoke with Dr. Jennifer Chivensky, an […]

Nick Wright and Doug Gottlieb went at it Friday morning on Twitter. Two Fox Sports employees with two vastly different opinions about college sports, NIL and race relations, and their back-and-forth produced a more notable public back-and-forth between Fox Sports employees than anything we’ve

The second day of the Black Enterprise Entrepreneurs Summit began with a bang as a political commentator and entrepreneur Marc Lamont Hill discussed the motivation behind his new book, Seen and Unseen, Technology, Social Media and the Fight for Racial Justice. “We were trying to figure out the moment George Floyd was killed,” Hill said. […]

WARNING: This story contains distressing details, including racist and sexist slurs. Racism drove the manager of a Vancouver yacht charter to reject a Black woman who’d applied for a job, and he only caused more damage by using slurs and insults against her when she filed a human rights complaint, a B.C. tribunal has found. Guy Marchand […]

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