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The real Wakandas that could be

Most of us just saw a great movie, in ‘Black Panther’ that has received some great reviews. To many Black people, it’s simply a convenient feel good fictional story that will be erased from the minds in a few short years, which is kind of sad. 888 more words

The Importance of Human Capital

“A quality education has the power to transform societies in a single generation, provide children with the protection they need from the hazards of poverty, labor exploitation, and disease, and give them the knowledge, skills, and confidence to reach their full potential.”

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​Trump sends warm greetings to African leaders

President Donald Trump on Friday, January 26, told the African Union chairman to send his “warmest regards” to other regional leaders at a summit this weekend, after triggering rage with a reported derogatory remark on against Africans. 190 more words

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Trump sends 'warmest regards' to African leaders after reported slur

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© AFP | Trump congratulated Kagame on taking over as chair of the African Union.

DAVOS (SWITZERLAND) (AFP) – US President Donald Trump on Friday asked the African Union chairman to pass on his “warmest regards” to other regional leaders at a summit this weekend, after sparking outrage with a reported slur against Africans.The outspoken US leader congratulated Rwandan President Paul Kagame on taking over as chair of the African bloc, which Trump said was a “great honour”. 132 more words

Changing the African Narrative: Part 1

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So, what will it take? To change the African Narrative, we first need to understand why it needs to.

Economic growth in Africa has increased average income by approximately 1/3. 280 more words

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​FORMER CONGO DICTATOR MOBUTU SESESEKO'S MANSION IS NOW HOME TO RATS, BATS, SNAKES, BIRDS, LESSON TO AFRICAN RULERS


This is the house of the former Zaire (now Democratic Republic of Congo) dictator; Field Marshal Mobutu Sese Seko Kukungbendu wazabanga.

The magnificent structure constructed on a large expanse of land (equivalent to a minimal game park) was built in his home village called Gbadolite at the cost £100m. 150 more words

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President Buhari Urges African Leaders To Speak With One Voice To Drive Development Agenda

President Muhammadu Buhari has said that African leaders must speak ‘with one voice’, independent of foreign influence, to achieve economic integration, development, peace, and security on the continent. 182 more words

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