TANZANIAN WRITER WINS NOBEL PRIZE

TANZANIAN WRITER WINS NOBEL PRIZE

The Nobel Prize in Literature was awarded on Thursday October 7, to Abdulrazak Gurnah for “his uncompromising and compassionate...

CIPAD promises research to address inequities facing Blacks

CIPAD promises research to address inequities facing Blacks

The Canadian Institute for People of African Descent (CIPAD) positions itself as the first-ever institute dedicated to conducting research...

Former South African President Jacob Zuma sentenced to 15 months

Former South African President Jacob Zuma sentenced to 15 months

The former South African President, Jacob Zuma, was sentenced on June 29, to 15 months in prison for contempt...

ZAMBIA’S FOUNDING FATHER KENNETH KAUNDA DIES

ZAMBIA’S FOUNDING FATHER KENNETH KAUNDA DIES

Zambia’s former president, Kenneth Kaunda, the father of the country’s independence who ruled for 27 years died on Thursday...

BAL brings professional basketball to the African continent

BAL brings professional basketball to the African continent

Created by the NBA and FIBA to promote basketball in Africa, the Basketball Africa League (BAL) brings together 12...

In Kenya Nzambi Matee Recycles Plastic To Make Construction Materials

In Kenya Nzambi Matee Recycles Plastic To Make Construction Materials

Nzambi Matee, a 29-year-old Kenyan entrepreneur could no longer sit by and watch the degradation caused by plastics. After...

Chad’s President Idriss Debby dies on the frontline

Chad’s President Idriss Debby dies on the frontline

One day after being declared the winner of the presidential elections and securing a 6th term, Chad’s President Idriss...

Samia Hassan: President of Tanzania

Samia Hassan: President of Tanzania

Samia Hassan has taken her place in the annals of history when she was sworn as president of Tanzania...

Rwanda’s President Receives COVID-19 Vaccine

Rwanda’s President Receives COVID-19 Vaccine

  Rwandan President Paul Kagame has been vaccinated against Covid-19, making him the first head of state to receive...

Nigerian DR. NGOZI  OKONJO-IWEALA heads the WTO

Nigerian DR. NGOZI OKONJO-IWEALA heads the WTO

When she steps into the World Trade Organization (WTO) headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland on March 1, 2021, Dr. Ngozi...