North Carolina’s Presidential Polls Are Heating Up

Being a North Carolinian, by way of the Queen City (Charlotte), I wondered about our behavior in this year’s election. Well, upon doing some research, I’ve found out that North Carolina is about that action. The election polls are heating up, and the numbers here in the state show that this race is going to…

Rick Ross Buys Land in Georgia

I’m not one to highlight every move made by celebrities, for various reasons. But I came across some interesting news that I had to share with you all. The following information comes from The Source. Rapper Rick Ross is making headlines after purchasing 87 acres of land in the state of Georgia. Already owning 254…

President Trump to Remove Sudan from U.S. Terrorist List

I just came across an update regarding Sudan and the United States and had to share my findings with you all. The following information is from Africa News. President Donald Trump has signaled the removal of Sudan from the U.S. terrorist list if they pay $335 million in compensation to American terror victims and their…

The Madagascan Government Ends State of Health Emergency

Madagascar’s COVID-Organics, a tonic used to treat the coronavirus, has been previously highlighted throughout this blog. And the country’s use of this herbal remedy has ended their State of Health Emergency. The following information comes from Africa News. On Sunday, October 18, the Madagascan government announced the end of the State of Health Emergency. After…

Introducing Congo’s Rechargeable Iron…

There’s a new invention coming out of the Democratic Republic of Congo that I had to spotlight. The following information is from Africa News. 23-year-old Baraka Safari Elie has invented the first rechargeable iron in the DRC. Taking up to 8 months for trials, this iron can conserve energy for up to 3 hours. Elie’s…

China’s Naval Base in Africa

I came across an interview with Dr. Umar Johnson, highlighting why China is so invested in Africa, and this led to some disturbing news about an expanding military base that China has on the continent. The following information is from The National Interest. The East African country of Djibouti is the home of the United…

The Hunt for Extraterrestrial Life Continues

Greetings All, I came across a news article about aliens, and who doesn’t like to read about aliens or at least the search for them? The following information is from SciTechDaily. A radio telescope has recently completed the deepest and broadest search for alien activity. Based in Western Australia, the Murchison Widefield Array (MWA) telescope…

Rally in Mauritius Over Oil Spill

I saw an interesting article this morning and had to share my findings. The following information is from Africa News. Mauritius, an island nation in East Africa, is experiencing massive protests over the government’s mishandling of an oil spill. This spill was caused by the shipwreck of a Japanese fuel-carrier that took place in July,…

Two Black-Owned Banks Merge

I came across some great news earlier and had to share. The following information is from the Los Angeles Business Journal. Broadway Financial Corp., the holding company for Broadway Federal Bank, and CFBanc Corp. (City First Bank) are planning to merge and create the largest Black-owned financial institution in the United States. It will be…

“I’m Telling, Don’t Shoot!”

I’ve been very open about my frustration regarding intraracial violence in my community. And I’m happy to have come across an organization, based in Chicago, IL, that’s just as frustrated. They’ve had enough, and they’re doing something about it. “I’m Telling, Don’t Shoot” Founded by philanthropist and business owner Early Walker, I’m Telling Don’t Shoot…

Thousands of Migrants Disposed at Sea By Greek Officials

I came across some disturbing news earlier that I have to share with you all. The following information is from 2Nacheki. Greece officials secretly took 1,072 migrants and refugees, some of them African, from a detention centre and disposed of them at sea. They were sailed to the edge of Greek water territory on inflatable…

Russia Developed a COVID-19 Vaccine

There’s some major news coming out of Russia regarding the coronavirus. The following information comes from AP News. Russia has become the first country to clear a coronavirus vaccine and declare it ready for use. President Vladimir Putin advised that the vaccine underwent the necessary testing and has a lasting immunity for up to two…