Nigeria celebrates 58 years of Independence.
Today is Nigeria independence day, here is a brief history of the country.
Nigeria is a country in West Africa with 36 states with over 450 ethnic groups with Hausa, Igbo, and Yoruba being the major tribes. Nigeria independence was gotten on October 1st, … Read More
TODAY is Independence Day in Mozambique, celebrating its independence from Portugal on June 25, 1975.
After over four centuries of Portuguese rule, they gained independence in 1975, becoming the People’s Republic of Mozambique shortly thereafter.
Mozambique is a country in Southeast Africa. The official name of the country is the … Read More
Africa’s top investment destination, celebrates its independence, amidst economic and corruption challenges.
A small country in Western Africa, with a population of approximately 779,000 people. Equitorial Guinea gained independence from Spain on October 12, 1968. Like most African countries, the nation experienced political challenges resulting in a third of the … Read More
The kingdom of Swaziland gained its independence on the 6th of September 1968 from the United Kingdom.
The Kingdom of Swaziland, is a sovereign state in Southern Africa. It’s neighbored by Mozambique to the northeast and by South Africa to its north, west and south. It’s a gorgeous green and … Read More
HAPPY 58TH INDEPENDENCE TO BURKINA FASO
Burkina Faso is a landlocked West African country that was colonized by France. It gained its independence on Aug. 5, 1960. The name Burkina Faso means “land of incorruptible people”. It was formerly known as Upper Volta, and adopted its current name after it … Read More
The Republic of Benin became independent from France on the 1st August, 1960
Benin is a narrow, key-shaped, north-south strip of land situated in West Africa; it’s officially the Republic of Benin and was formerly called Dahomey. Around it you would find Togo to the west, Bight of Benin … Read More
Kenya Power will see its funding for the Last Mile Connectivity Project doubled by African Development Bank (AfDB).
AfDB gives Kenya US $30m for the first phase and second phase one of the Last Mile project money. The funds will cover 600,000 Kenyan households connected to electricity with 314,000 targeted … Read More
The Republic of Liberia celebrates its 171 years of independence
The Republic of Liberia is a country on the West African coast. Did you know that ‘Liberia’ is actually Latin and translates to ‘Land of the Free’? Now you do.
The American Colonization Society founded the republic of Liberia in … Read More
President John Magufuli and South Korea Premier, Mr Lee Nak-yeon sign MoU for New Dar es salaam bridge construction.
Construction is set to kick-off on the new Dar es Salaam bridge. Meanwhile the MoU was sign in the presence of President John Magufuli and South Korea Premier, Mr Lee Nak-yeon.… Read More
Democratic Republic of São Tomé and Príncipe is celebrating its 43 years of independence from Portugal (July 12, 1975.)
São Tomé and Príncipe is Africa’s tiniest Portuguese-speaking island country. It is located in the Gulf of Guinea near Central Africa’s western equatorial coast. Sao Tome and Principe is a country … Read More
THE REPUBLIC OF MALAWI CELEBRATES ITS 54 YEARS OF INDEPENDENCE TODAY
The Republic of Malawi is a beautiful country that offers so much to visitors. This landlocked country provides an ever-changing and diverse landscape. It is bordered by Zambia to the north west, Tanzania to the north east and Mozambique … Read More
Union of Comoros celebrates its 43rd Independence day today 6th July, 2018.
Today is independence day for Union of Comoros which form an archipelago of volcanic islands situated off the south-east coast of Africa in the warm Indian Ocean waters of the Mozambique Channel. Comoros is amazingly friendly. It also … Read More
Cape Verde celebrated its 43rd Independence day on 5th July, 2018
The republic of Cape Verde also known as Cabo Verde is an island nation on an archipelago of volcanic origin in the Atlantic Ocean off the northwestern coast of Africa.
Fun and Interesting Facts about the country
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The People’s Democratic Republic of Algeria celebrates independence
On july 5th, Republic of Algeria celebrates its independence from France in 1962. after been invaded by the French in 1830, Algeria remained under France’s control for 132 years.
Fun and Interesting Facts about Algeria
- Algeria is from an Arabic word Al
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TODAY is Independence Day in the Seychelles.
Seychelles is celebrating their 40th anniversary of its independence from the UK on the June 29, 1976.
This country is a paradise on Earth. The beautiful country encompasses deep blue waters and white sandy beaches with exotic sea life, becoming a famous honeymoon … Read More
Djibouti is a semi-presidential republic. They gained their independence from France on 27, June 1977.
Djibouti is a tiny country in northeast Africa. It is bordered by Eritrea to the north, Somalia to the southeast and Ethiopia to the south and west. In this country you get to enjoy an … Read More
Madagascar is the fourth largest island in the world, and it is located 400km off the east coast of Africa in the Indian Ocean.
Madagascar’s s split from the Indian peninsula allowed native plants and animal to evolve in relative isolation. Thereby, making Madagascar a biodiversity hotspot. In other words, … Read More
UN makes more effort to stop violence over Western Sahara.
The UN agent for western Sahara is planning a meeting for return of negotiations between Morocco and Algeria next week. Horst Koehler, ex-director of the International Monetary Fund will start talks with Morocco on June 28. Afterwards, he will be … Read More
Zimbabwe opposition party demands for a free and fair presidential election come June 30.
Zimbabwean opposition party supporters are protesting against fraud and voter intimidation in the upcoming presidential election. Despite the cold weather, the march organised by the Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) went on at Harare.
MDC leader … Read More
Eritrea is a Northeast African country on the red sea coast. It is bordered by Sudan in the west, Ethopia in the south and Djibouti in the southeast. It was an Italian colony from 1890 – 1947 before the British took over. A war of independence broke out and eventually … Read More