Africa is not a country. An Open Letter to the Cultural Foundation of the Federal Republic of Germany, by Safia Dickersbach. How can the German Federal Cultural Foundation believe that 2 million Euros will promote cultural relations with the whole continent of Africa (and not even involve the Africans in the process)?
World acclaimed African novelist, Chinua Achebe, passes on at 82 years of age. He was born Albert Chinualumogu Achebe in the Igbo village of Ogidi in Anambra State, Nigeria on November 16, 1930. May his soul rest in peace.
Kenya’s Minister of State for Development of Northern Kenya and other Arid Lands launched a book on February 13 exploring the challenges and lucrative opportunities existing in pastoralism. The book ‘Pastoralism and Development in Africa: Dynamic Change at the Margins’ seeks to demystify commonplace myths that the practice is not sustainable or profitable. Speaking at [...]
What are Drones? Are you not aware Obama drone strikes killing civilians and children? Drones are UAVs (Unmanned Aerial Vehicles) or RPAS (Remotely Piloted Aerial Systems) mostly used by Obama’s administration to destroy lives.
The bloody trail of Christianity, a foreign religion as seen in many bible scriptures; promotes slavery in all forms – be it mentally or physically. The writer emphasizes on the African people delusion of blind faith and the status quo of ‘supreme Jewish god’ idea practiced by many Africans.
African women and skin bleaching is trending on InformAfrica. This is the case of South African singer Mshoza who is obsessed with skin lightening practice and plastic surgery.
Africans in America should not celebrate Thanksgiving Day; it is the celebration and feasting over the gruesome genocide committed towards the indigenous American Indians, the first settlers in America.
Tell me this ain’t ill. The US government spends more on war than anything else. The United States is the biggest military spender in the world, spending roughly $700 billion last year on militarization only. However, this year’s estimated military spending is capped at over $1 Trillion US dollars.
The IMF and World Bank are two financial institutions helping to keep Africa poor and dependent on its crippling loan for economic growth that is hard to achieve.