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 […]

Shipping containers are unloaded from ships at a container terminal at the Port of Long Beach-Port of Los Angeles complex in Los Angeles, California, U.S., April 7, 2021. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson LOS ANGELES, Oct 19 (Reuters) – Southern California’s Los Angeles and Long Beach ports handle the most ocean cargo of any ports in the United […]

Story Links INTRASQUAD SERIES INFORMATION Purdue Baseball’s Black & Gold Series Game 1 (7 Innings): Thursday, Oct. 21 at 3 p.m. ET Game 2 (7 Innings): Friday, Oct. 22 at 3 p.m. ET Game 3 (Innings TBD): Saturday, Oct. 23 at 10:50 a.m. ET Alexander Field / West Lafayette, Indiana WEST […]

CHICAGO — The Massachusetts Institute of Technology invited the geophysicist Dorian Abbot to give a prestigious public lecture this autumn. He seemed a natural choice, a scientific star who studies climate change and whether planets in distant solar systems might harbor atmospheres conducive to life. Then a swell of angry resistance arose. Some faculty members […]

If you know of local business openings or closings, please notify us here. · Charming Charlie, a women’s contemporary fashion and accessories retailer, will return to the Outlets at Wind Creek. . All Weather Selvedge Denim Co. (AW) opens at The Promenade Shops at Saucon Valley in suite 608, next to Evolve Salon & Spa […]

ImageThe Senate Foreign Relations Committee considered President Biden’s nominee to be ambassador to Japan, Rahm Emanuel, on Wednesday.Credit…Stefani Reynolds for The New York Times Rahm Emanuel, the former mayor of Chicago, appeared on Wednesday before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee as President Biden’s nominee for ambassador to Japan — but he quickly made it clear, […]

The Federal Reserve building is set against a blue sky in Washington, U.S., May 1, 2020. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque/File Photo Oct 20 (Reuters) – The U.S. economy grew at a “modest to moderate” rate in September and early October, as the latest surge of coronavirus cases crested and began to recede, the Federal Reserve said on […]

SergeyKlopotov/iStock (BENTON HARBOR, Mich.) — Michigan Gov. Gretchen Whitmer visited Benton Harbor as a crisis of toxic lead poisoning the city’s drinking water has stoked mounting frustration and fury. The governor issued a new call for the state legislature to provide an additional $11.4 million investment to help expedite the replacement of lead pipes and service […]

Anthony Kinslow II, the founding CEO of Gemini Energy Solutions, moderated a discussion panel hosted by Career Communications Group. Introducing the seminar based on the theme “Preparing Our Communities to Address the Climate Crisis” Kinslow focused on the importance of both slowing climate change and protecting human beings from its effects. “The devastation of unusually […]

Innovative Learning Platform and Ecosystem Experts Team Up to Bring Broader Value to Enterprise Learners Across Industry Verticals Published: Oct. 20, 2021 at 7:00 AM MDT|Updated: 5 hours ago SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 20, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — NovoEd, the leading social and collaborative learning platform for deep capability building, today announces its partnership with . . .

At least 65,000 more men died of COVID-19 in the U.S. than women in the period through August, and Black men are at higher risk than others, according to a new study published Wednesday. The study conducted by the Brookings Institution analyzed data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and found the trend […]

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