UK Museum to Return Braided Hair of Emperor Tewodros II

Greetings Folks, I came across some interesting news today and wanted to share it with you all. The following information comes out of AfricaNews. The United Kingdom’s National Army Museum will return a looted braid of hair of Ethiopian Emperor Tewodros II. Tewodros II was Emperor from 1855-1868, and he was called Ethiopia’s first modern…

A Sanitation Problem

Greetings All, Living here in the United States tends to blind me to the conditions of the globe, at times, specifically when it comes to appreciating basic essentials that are taken for granted. We are spoiled beyond belief, and I feel guilty for having access to things that many could only dream about. The following…

Peace, Love and Good Wishes

Greetings Everyone, I came across some good news today that I had to share with you all. This story comes out of AfricaNews and CNN. Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed and President Isaias Afwerki of Eritrea raised the Eritrean flag together, celebrating the reopening of the Embassy of Eritrea in Ethiopia. The leaders of both countries…

A Royal Union

Greetings Everyone, The trending topic of the week has been the engagement of Prince Harry and actress Meghan Markle. Although I couldn’t care less about this news, it did lead me to question other royal unions that take place throughout the globe. So I did a little research and found a very interesting story, by…