Child Labor In Ghana

Greetings Folks, I came across some extremely disturbing news and had to share it with all. The following information comes out of Africa News. The internal trafficking of children into labor is becoming a major problem in Ghana. Ghanaian children who live in meager conditions are being trafficked from their home villages to work in…

Pilot Malaria Vaccine Launched in Malawi

In a previous post, I expressed my views on vaccinations. Well, I recently came across some disturbing news and felt the need to share it with you all. The following information comes out of the World Health Organization (WHO). The world’s first Malaria vaccine, RTS, S, was launched in Malawi. Malaria is one of the…

Mozambique’s Aftermath

Greetings Everyone, I came across an update from the cyclone hit in Mozambique, and I had to share the information with you all. The following comes out of Africa News. The head of a South African rescue operation stated that residents are suffering from food and water shortages following the cyclone attack in the port…

Venezuela’s Power Outage Causes Chaos

Greetings All, I came across some disturbing news and had to share it with you all. The following information comes out of BBC News. A power outage in Venezuela has reached its fifth day, and it’s causing havoc throughout the country. At least 17 people have died due to the blackout, and sporadic episodes of…

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…

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…

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…

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…

The Jamaican Dollar Declines

Greetings Folks, I came across some news earlier that I had to share with you all. This story comes out of LOOP Jamaica. The Jamaica dollar has apparently declined by $1.42 against the United States greenback. According to the trading summary of the Bank of Jamaica, it’s depreciated by $1.42 amount against the U.S. dollar….

DR Congo Election Shut Down

Greetings Everyone, I came across some interesting yet troubling news earlier, and I had to share this information with you all. The following comes out of Aljazeera.com. The presidential race between Felix Tshiskedi and Marin Fayulu has reached a halt due to allegations of corruption. According to reports, the race in the Democratic Republic of…

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…

Ratnik-3

Greetings Good People, Have you ever played Call of Duty, Metal Gear Solid, or Halo? If you’re a gamer, you may be familiar with those games and their premise, which is usually centered around a tactical war zone. Well, I recently came across some news about a combat bodysuit that’s currently in development. And I…