Africa

[ad_1] White Malice: The CIA and the Covert Recolonization of Africa, by Susan Williams Public Affairs hide caption toggle caption Public Affairs White Malice: The CIA and the Covert Recolonization of Africa, by Susan Williams Public Affairs In November 1959, the CIA created a dedicated Africa division. According to British researcher Susan Williams, the CIA’s […]

[ad_1] Almost 120 years ago, African American domestic workers settled in the Como neighborhood of Fort Worth Texas where they held Fourth of July parades, patronized shops on Horne Street and lived for several generations in what seemed like a small town within the big city. But many young families started moving away at the […]

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 […]

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 […]

South Africa, the continent’s most industrialized nation has over the months taken a somewhat copy and paste approach to its dealing with COVID. With a population of close to 60 million people, the government approach hasn’t been any effective, and COVID-19 infections are rising sharply in South Africa and Latin America. This is fitting: South Africa resembles the […]

With the devastating effects on lives and livelihoods on a massive scale globally, COVID 19 has dealt a major blow to African nations majority being rather unprepared of the shocks from the pandemic on the health systems as well as  social- economic systems in different countries. Through the months of persistent effort to curb the […]

The far-reaching and fast-spreading COVID 19 continues on a devastating ravaging spree on the African continent with major cities put on lockdown and minimal activity taking place. Pretoria,  Maseru, Maputo and Mbambane are among the southern African cities where the impact has been felt the most. The small scale traders who are often busy dealing […]

Africa has been considered as a fertile ground for new cultures and trends from Europe, Asia and other parts of the world, owing to the often curious and unquestioning nature of the African. The rate of adoption of new cultures and even technology is quite fast with a general notion of “this culture or trend […]

About 1 in every 6 deaths on the planet is due to cancer. More than two thirds of these deaths occurred in low- and middle- income countries. Following Syria, the countries of Bhutan (86.0), Algeria (86.7), Nepal (90.7), and Oman (94.9) made the top four in the list of countries with the lowest cancer levels. The spread and prevalence of cancer […]


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