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I needed some music that’ll keep my spirits up. Until Next Time…  

The Coronavirus Hits Caribbean Islands

As a continuation of my previous post, I want to highlight a few updates about the COVID-19 virus in the Caribbean islands. Jamaica Jamaican Prime Minister Andrew Holness advised that his country is seeking the help of 100 Cuban nurses to help combat the coronavirus. So far, there have been 8 cases reported and Jamaica…

100% Coronavirus Testing for Africa

Greetings Everyone, Unless you’ve been living in an underground bunker, you know about the global pandemic caused by the coronavirus. Aside from adjusting to this situation, I’ve been doing some research on what’s happening across the globe. So the next few posts will be highlighting those findings. The following information comes from Africa News. Within…

1,000 Animals Die From Drought in South Africa

I saw some disturbing news earlier and had to share. The following information comes from Africa News. A severe drought in the Kahalari Desert has caused the death of more than 1,000 animals in South Africa. This situation has forced tourists reservations to be put on hold, with Thuru Lodge manager Burger Schoeman advising the…

Half of the World’s Beaches to Vanish by 2100?

If you’ve been following this blog, then you know I haven’t shied away from the topic of pollution and the destruction of the planet. Well, I came across some additional news today that I had to share. The following comes out of Newsfusion. Climate change and rising sea levels are set to wipe out half…

Coronavirus Updates

I’m going to keep conspiracy theories on the coronavirus to myself for now, because I’m still doing research. But I have been reading up on some updates. The following information comes from Newsfusion. After the first death on U.S. soil, occurring in Washington State, President Donald Trump has advised that there is nothing to fear….

The J. Hamilton Collection

Are you looking for a few accessories to enhance your tailor-made suit? Well, I’d look no further than the J. Hamilton Collection. Based in Charlotte, NC, the J. Hamilton Collection is a premier accessory line that offers a variety of pieces tailored for customer-specific needs. Engineer and Founder John-Hamilton Bryels provides bow ties, pocket squares,…

HBCUs Are Bridging the Gap Between Africa and the Diaspora

With the success of the Year of Return and the open discussions on Pan-Africanism, a part of me wondered when Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) would come into the picture. If you’ve been following this blog, then you know how important it is for global Africa to receive an African-Centered education. Homeschooling programs are…

3rd Annual Black Fathers Rock Award Ceremony

Greetings All, I had the pleasure of attending the 3rd Annual Black Fathers Rock Award Ceremony and wanted to give an overview. As stated before, Black Fathers Rock is an organization that seeks to change the narrative and dispel the notion that Black fathers are absent. And this award ceremony recognizes those fathers who are…

Namibia to Export Red Meat to the United States

Greetings Everyone, My meat eaters will be happy about the following news. This information comes from Africa News. After 18 years of negotiations, Namibia will become the first African country to export red meat to the United States. MeatCo, the Meat Corporation of Namibia, sent 25 tonnes of beef to Philadelphia, PA, earlier this week….

Bomba

I was browsing Elders and Ancestor‘s Instagram page when I saw a traditional dance being performed. I knew it was African, and upon doing some research, I found out that the name of the dance style is called Bomba. Its birthplace is in Puerto Rico, so this prompted me to take another viral trip to…