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AFRICAN STORIES & NEWS

EAST AFRICA’S OIL BREAKTHROUGH; WILL IT BE THE USUAL TALE OF FOREIGN CAPITALISM AMIDST LOCAL STATE OF DISCORD & DISARRAY?

admin | August 3, 2019

I’m sure You have heard the phrases ‘Curse of Oil’ the ‘Dutch Disease’ or the ‘Resource Curse’. Basically this is the Paradox of plenty where naturally wealthiest Countries are usually the most destitute, oppressed and underdeveloped Home to some of…..

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AFRICA CUP OF NATIONS;AFRICA’S LARGEST & MOST PRESTIGIOUS FOOTBALL TOURNAMENT

admin | June 21, 2019

History AFTER a long struggle to be recognized by FIFA as a Football Zone; Africa was finally recognized as a FIFA Zone in 1954 during a FIFA Congress held in Bern Switzerland. Later in another FIFA Congress at Lisbon Portugal…..

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SOUTH AFRICA; History,Intrigues of Apartheid Regime & New State of Democracy

admin | May 5, 2019

1899-A Supremacy War breaks out between the British Empire of Southern Africa and the Boers who who were controlling Two Colonies in Southern Africa. The British won and seized the Two Colonies (Transvaal and Orange Free State) from the Boers…..

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Senegal:An Enchanting Democracy In Turbulent West Africa

admin | February 23, 2019

Senegal Gained its Independence from France On 4th April 1960;On 5th September 1960 it became a Republic with Leopold Sedar Senghor as the First President.The first Independence Elections were held on December 1963 and Senghor with his Independence Party ‘Senegalese…..

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Nigeria’s Intriguing Political Journey Right From Its Independence TO DATE:

admin | February 14, 2019

October 1,1960 Nigeria gained its Independence from Britain; Nnamdi Azikwe gets appointed as Governor General alongside Tafawa Balewa as the Prime Minister. October 1,1963 Nigeria became a Republic with Nnamdi Azikwe as its first President with Tafawa Balewa as its…..

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Madagascar’s Bitter Powerful Political Arch-rivals Never-ending Face-off

admin | December 27, 2018

44 Years old former Madagascar President Andry Rajoelina has been declared the Winner of a hotly contested Presidential Vote Run-off against his Arch-rival 68 Years old Marc Ravalomanana who is the sitting President. Andry has garnered 55% against Marc’s 44%…..

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Of A Country That Lives A Lie of its Name;Naturally Rich But Lives In Extreme Poverty

admin | December 23, 2018

Today we take you to the second largest Country in Africa whose untapped 1000+ Minerals deposit is estimated to be worth over $25 Trillion which makes DR Congo the Wealthiest Nation in the World in terms of Natural Resources.DRC is…..

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Reigning Miss Uganda 2018 Crowned Miss World Africa 2018

admin | December 8, 2018

22-Years old Quiin Abenakyo is now the winner of Miss World Africa 2018 crowned at the 68th Edition of Miss World 2018 Pageant that took place earlier Today in Sanya City of China.Ms.Abenakyo born in Mayuge District Eastern Uganda who…..

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African Nation Co-Hosts World’s First Sustainable Blue Economy Conference

admin | December 1, 2018

It has been a Momentous Week as Kenya; an East African Nation in conjunction with Canada and Japan hosted the World’s first Sustainable Blue Economy Conference that brought together close to 18,000 Delegates from 183 Countries around the World.Being home…..

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World’s Youngest Population under World’s Oldest Leaders

admin | September 14, 2018

Africa is the World’s youngest Continent with over 60% of its population being under 25 years of Age;Despite having the youngest Population in the World,Africa has the oldest Leaders in Power with about 20 of its sitting Presidents being 70…..

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