Thousands of Nigerian Refugees Flee to Cameroon

Greetings Everyone, I came across some news that’s currently happening in Cameroon and had to share it with you all. The following information comes out of AfricaNews and The Guardian. Nearly 30,000 Nigerians have crossed the El-Beid River, from Nigeria to Cameroon, to escape from Boko Haram Islamists terrorists. The civilians are coming from Rann…

2/11/12

On February 11, 2012, the world lost an icon. Whitney Houston. I don’t know too many people who didn’t love her, so it’s only right that I pay my respects on this day. Born to a musical family in Newark, New Jersey, Whitney Houston was destined for success in the entertainment industry. As a teenager,…

Haitians Protest Demanding The President’s Resignation

Greetings Folks, A lot has been going on in Haiti recently, and I had to share this information for those who aren’t aware. The following comes out of The Independent, BBC News, and Aljazeera. Thousands of protesters in Haiti have taken to the streets of Port-au-Prince, demanding the resignation of President Jovenel Moise; which has…

Dr. Umar Johnson Has An Announcement!

For the past few years, I’ve followed one of the most prolific speakers of my lifetime—Dr. Umar Johnson. He’s been one of the few to speak unapologetically about the condition of African people worldwide, providing solutions centered around African sovereignty. Many within my community and outside have found his arguments to be extremely problematic, mainly…

Update: Blaqspot Is Now Blaqspace

Greetings All, In a previous post, I advised that Blaqspot.com—an independent social media platform that was created to empower African people from around the globe—was down and needed our help. Well, it’s back. The new name for the site is called Blaqspace.com. And they are currently accepting new members. Click here to join. Until Next Time…

Words From The Wise: Fannie Lou Hamer

“You can pray until you faint. But unless you get up and try to do something, God is not going to put it in your lap.” – Fannie Lou Hamer   When it comes to the leaders of The Civil Rights Movement, there are certain names that get recycled to the public; some due to…

The First Human Clone

Greetings Everyone, If you’ve been following this blog then you know that I have a vested interest in science and technology. It’s no secret that we live in a genetically modified society that’s at war with nature and is controlled by money. So when I came across this documentary about cloning it only solidified my…

Lupe Fiasco

You would never know what you could ever be. If you never try, you would never see.   In a previous post, I paid homage to one of my favorite lyrical scholars—Nas. Listening to his music always makes me appreciate the art form that is Hip Hop. Artists like Kendrick Lamar, J. Cole, and Drake…

Combined Kulture

Do you need more gear? Are you looking to upgrade your wardrobe? Well, I suggest checking out Combined Kulture. Combined Kulture is a clothing brand that’s based in Charlotte, NC. Their central aim is to combine all cultures through fashion. With a variety of options that includes Hoodies, T-Shirts, and Hats, their brand is nothing…

Ghana Rejects Mining Deals

Greetings Folks, I saw some news today that put me in a great mood, so it’s only right that I share the wealth. The following information comes out of AfricaNews. Ghana’s President, Nana Akufo-Addo, has demanded that mining deals become beneficial to Africa. He’s calling on the government to end fiscal incentives that are used…

Khoisan

Greetings All, As a continuation of my previous viral journeys across the globe, I came across a group of indigenous Africans and had to share my findings with you. Meet the Khoisans. Khoisan is the name of several ethnic groups that share specific physical and linguistic characteristics. They’re located in the southern parts of Africa,…

FoldiMate

Greetings Good People, I recently came across another form of advanced technology that will soon be on the market, and I had to share it with you all. The product is called FoldiMate. FoldiMate is a robotic laundry folding machine that will fold your laundry into neat piles so that you don’t have to. Your…