Tag: Africans

Omoleye OmoruyiJanuary 27, 2022

6 things we learnt from Tariq’s Twitter Spaces conversation about immigration

Immigration is an age-long conversation. Humanity has been on the move and will continue to be. Some people move in ...

Chinedu OkaforJune 29, 2020

BET Awards: Fans react as Burna Boy achieves new milestone

It’s interesting to note that the name Burna Boy, has been around for close to a decade now. His first ...

Chinedu OkaforJune 23, 2020

What we gathered from the rivalry between Africans and Black Americans on Twitter

Solidarity seems to be a hard concept to grasp, especially when you have geographical, ethnic and institutional boundaries preventing you ...

Bernard DayoAugust 8, 2019

5 Things that Should Matter Today: The feud between Africans and African Americans is a pointless exercise

The discord between Africans and African Americans was resurrected recently, when a Hispanic woman posted a picture of herself in ...

EditorJuly 17, 2017

[The Sexuality Blog] Denmark’s new racist policy wants to curb migration, by stopping Africans from ‘breeding’

I honest to goodness wish this headline was clickbait. But sadly, it is not. Last week, Ulla Tornaes the Minister ...

Op-ed EditorJanuary 18, 2017

Opinion: Public Notice! We are Africans, we do not plagiarise

  by Abayomi G. Omotayo   It is no news that the newly sworn in Ghanaian president, Nana Akufo-Addo ‘borrowed’ ...

Mazi EmekaSeptember 2, 2016

#Impact365: This NGO plans to send 1,000 children back to school – here’s how

Africa Education Aid for Development Network (AFEADEN) is a non-governmental organization that is providing education for underpriviledged and displaced children ...

Op-Ed EditorDecember 19, 2014

@TundeLeye: This is why Nigerians are jobless

by Tunde Leye One of the critical things we clamour for when foreign contractors win contracts or foreign countries provide ...

Op-Ed EditorAugust 11, 2014

Tunde Leye: As Africans, our outcomes need to be better ( Y! FrontPage

by Tunde Leye All across Africa. We need better, cheaper outcomes. In Africa, when we face a problem, what the ...

March 8, 2014

These are 14 of our favourite ladies on International Women’s Day (PHOTOS)

by ‘Jola Sotubo Today March 8th is International Women’s Day and it is another opportunity to celebrate women all around ...

January 29, 2014

Ogaga Ifowodo: Are homosexuals human beings?

by Ogaga Ifowodo But the question is inescapable: are homosexuals human beings? If the answer is yes, then they must ...

November 27, 2013

Opinion: World Toilet Day – Say no to open defecation and yes to toilets

by Jide Niyi-Leigh Every other student paid rapt attention as the biology teacher explained the process of reproduction It was a class ...

November 13, 2013

LOL! This is why Nigerians don’t pick up their phones (WATCH)

by Akan Ido You know how you receive a call with your favourite song blasting on your phone and you ...

September 15, 2013

DISTURBING VIDEO: This is how several emigrants die in the Sahara in a desperate search for greener pastures (Viewer Discretion)

by Oge Okonkwo This is a touching You Tube video showing African men, majorly Nigerians who have died while trying ...

September 19, 2012

We’re not just consumers: Empowering our generation of innovative Africans

By Jennifer Ehidiamen In spite of the current lack and challenges on African soil, there are many remarkable innovations on ...

August 17, 2012

Kathleen Ndongmo: Going AWOL – Africans in the Diaspora (YNaija FrontPage)

              There are so many things about leaving home for “greener” pastures that turn ...

July 24, 2012

Motunrayo Bello: Hearkening to the hushed voice of the mentally ill (30 Days, 30 Voices)

During my literature review on the issues of mental health–before I proceeded with the interviews–I found the statistics and circumstances ...

July 7, 2012

Report: More Africans than ever before get AIDS drugs

by Chi Ibe At the end of last year, 6.2 million people in sub-Saharan Africa were taking antiretroviral treatment, an ...

April 29, 2012

#bbcafricadebate: The way to Africa’s progress

by Adebowale Adekunbi Africans do have noble dreams about the future although they are blighted today. Their faith, crave and ...

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