Month: February 2018

Sierra Leone News:Former President Of Ghana Visits Freetown

Former President of Ghana John Mahama has been in Freetown since Monday 26th February 2018 on a three day visit. Mahama chaired a peace dialogue ceremony for political parties and their leaders at the Radisson Blu Hotel at Aberdeen . The parties are expected…

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Hope Hicks: Member of the Trump Administration Is Resigning

Hope Hicks,White House communications director , and one of President Trump’s most loyal aides, is resigning,according to a White House official briefed on her plans but not authorized to discuss them publicly. Hicks was interviewed for nine hours by the panel investigating Russia interference…

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Why a Run-off is likely in Sierra Leone’s March 7 Presidential Election

A Piece By Yusuf Bangura With only a week to the March 7 elections, Sierra Leoneans have been asking whether any party will get 55% of the votes to avoid a second round of voting. A PDF document, which is believed to have been…

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Israel: Africans paint their faces white to avoid deportation

Africans in Israel have been given “deportation notices” and those who failed to leave were imprisoned at the Saharonim prison in the south of Israel. To protest the deportation, inmates at the Holot prison in the Negev desert first embarked on a hunger strike. African…

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Making Use of Empty Plastic Bottles To Build Houses.#Just a thought

” It is said that once built, a wall made of so called “bottle bricks” is up to 20-times stronger than a wall constructed of concrete cinder blocks. A Bolivian Eco-tec home builder says,“ I have noticed the way people dispose off plastic bottles…

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What is love??? #Just 4 Laughs😂😂😂

“Love is the 6th Sense,that destroys all the 5 senses,and can make the person left with no-sense” This might be funny, but truth be told there is some amount of truth in this especially for some of us that love as if we are…

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Words of Inspiration:Bible Based

Nehemiah 4:14 ‘Remember the Lord, who is great and awesome!’ – In the course of life we get so much advice that it can be confusing. – But the best advice we could get is to ‘remember the Lord’. – We need remind ourselves…

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Suspicious envelope when opened at the US military Base has caused 11 People to fall Ill

An envelope containing an unknown substance was received, today, aboard Joint Base Ft. Myer-Henderson Hall. Personnel in the affected building took immediate preventative measures by evacuating the building,” according to Maj. Brian Block, a US Marine Corps spokesperson. A law enforcement official said field…

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Photos of the 2018 American, Black Film Festival Honors Awards

The 2018 American Black Film Festival Honors Awards was held at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on Sunday 25th February,2018 in Beverly Hills, California. The American Black Film Festival celebrates individuals of African descent who have made eminence contributions to American culture through their work….

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Nigeria News:603 people including Men,Women and Children rescued from Boko Haram Captivity

On Monday 26 February 2018, combined troops of Operation Lafiya Dole and the Cameroonian Defence Forces, in a clearance operation, took the battle to the terrorists in their enclaves at Kusha-Kucha, Surdewala, Alkanerik, Magdewerne and Mayen villages, all situated along the Nigerian – Cameroonian…

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West Africa: Ecowas Inducts Volunteers From Ghana, Benin, Sierra Leone and Nigeria

The ECOWAS National Office at the Ministry of Finance and Development Planning in partnership with the ECOWAS Volunteers program on Monday, February 19, 2018 inducted twenty volunteers from Ghana, Benin, Sierra Leone and Nigeria at a welcoming and induction ceremony in the Cecil Dennis…

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Sierra Leone: Water problems continue to plague freetown

Access to water in Freetown still poses a serious challenge. Some areas have not seen pipe borne water for ages, while some areas go months without water. As for areas that fall under the distribution purview, supply remains inconsistent. Furthermore, there are lots of…

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Dangote, Adenuga, Alakija… “Forbes’ 23 African Billionaires List”

The number of billionaires from the shores of Africa has risen to 23 in January 2018, and atop that list sits industrialist Aliko Dangote. 3 Nigerians feature in Forbes’ 23 African Billionaires list, Dangote retaining the throne for the 7th year in a row with…

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A Photographer creates a Black Digital Model, the Internet Kicks

A London photographer Cameron-James Wilson is the creator of Shudu, a black digital model. Shudu was modelled after black models like Duckie Thot, and has amassed a huge following on Instagram, with a repost from Fenty Beauty. Speaking to Harper’s Bazaar, Wilson said Shudu is inspired by…

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Nigeria: Air Peace 777

Air Peace 777-200ER arriving Nigeria to a water salute by the Airport officials. This is the first and only Nigeria registered 777 ever. It will b flying Atlanta – Enugu route. Congratulations Air Peace

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‘Trump is going to come after me with everything he has, if I write my tell-all book’ – Former White House aide, Omarosa

Former White House aide, Omarosa Manigault-Newman, who is now starring in Celebrity Big Brother, is contemplating writing a tell-all book but she fears President Donald Trump will come after her with everything. According to Mail Online, she made this know during the newest episode of…

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Alexis Ohanian puts up billboard to welcome Serena Williams back to professional tennis

Instagram has crowned Alexis Ohanian Sr the husband of the year after he designed a billboard to welcome his wife Serena Williams back to professional tennis. Serena had to go on a break after she got pregnant and welcomed a daughter, Olympia Alexis Ohanian…

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‘He did well!’- Toni Braxton says as she shows off her sparkling diamond ring and praises her fiance Birdman for his choice.

Singer, Toni Braxton, 50, who recently confirmed her engagement to rapper Birdman, 49, flaunted her sparkling diamond ring as she appeared on ITV1’s Loose Women on Tuesday afternoon. The Unbreak My Heart star also praised her fiance about his choice of the stunning ring,…

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Ever imagined what Cardi B, Offset, Idris Elba, JLo, Alex Rodriquez, Jim Jones, Jamie Fox & others would look like if they have traditional wedding (Photos)

A graphic designer, FYB Craft, photoshopped several foreign celebrity couples in traditional African attires…during their African wedding…lol..and they sure looked good. See more photos below…

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Gambia: Tourism Minister tells sex tourists to go to Thailand, not his country

The Tourism and Culture Minister of Gambia, Hamat Bah, has warned foreign tourists hoping to travel to his country to engage in sex tourism, to rather go to Thailand. Bah made this statement on GRTS TV, a state-sponsored TV station, during a news update…

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