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
BLOCKAGE AT OGBOMOSHO ROAD DUE TO 18 YEARS OF Non-Completion
The Ogbomosho-Ilorin road serves as a link between the South West and northern parts of the country Nigeria. Hundreds of residents in Ogbomosho area of Oyo State, were out to prevent vehicular movement on the busy Ogbomosho-Oyo-Ilorin road. They came … 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
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
US$153m FOR AIRPORT UPGRADING AND REHABILITATION PROJECT IN ZIMBABWE
President Mnangagwa yesterday commissioned the US$153 million Robert Gabriel Mugabe International Airport upgrading and rehabilitation project. Government is modernizing the country’s infrastructure to meet world standards. The project includes expansion of the international terminal building and aprons, and also installation of … Read More
ENERGY GAINT IN SOUTH AFRICA ESKOM POSTS U.S $170 MILLION LOSS
Eskom a South African electricity public utility suffers a net loss of R2.3bn in 2018, compared with a R0.9bn profit the previous year. This statement was revealed at its financial results presentation on Monday.
The poor results were allegations … Read More
Dangote and BUA Groups of Companies set to partner FMBN towards boosting affordable housing delivery for Nigerians.
Alhaji Aliko Dangote chairman and CEOs of Dangote and AbdulSamad Isyaku Rabiu chairman, BUA Groups of Companies set to partner the Federal Mortgage Bank of Nigeria (FMBN) towards boosting affordable housing delivery for … Read More
Nigeria repatriating world cup immigrants
The desperation of many people to escape the harsh economic realities of our dear country Nigeria led several to purchase one-way tickets to Moscow. In the hopes of taking root in that vast country. The excitement of the just concluded FIFA World Cup in Russia … Read More
Nigeria unveils its new national airline.
Nigeria unveils name and logo of its new national airline. The new national airline – Nigeria Air – is ready to start operating in December. Its unveiling took place in London on Wednesday by the Minister of State for Aviation in Nigeria Mr Hadi … Read More
WHY AFRICA NEEDS MORE AGRITECH ENTREPRENEURS
Agriculture is the biggest employer in Africa with about 70% of the population depending on it to make a living. Agriculture contributed to about 32% of Africa’s GDP as at 2016. Growth in this sector is 11 times more effective in reducing poverty than … 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
First bank is launching a digital lab to grow Nigeria’s fin tech ecosystem.
First Bank is launching a digital lab. The aim of the lab is to grow Nigeria’s Fin tech ecosystem today. It will also serve as a platform for the bank to collaborate and advance with the financial … Read More
TOP TEN RICHEST COUNTRIES IN AFRICA
Africa is the second largest continent in the world, and is the host continent to some pretty rich countries. Today, we’ll take a quick glance at the top 10 richest countries in Africa. The following list looks at countries with the highest GDP per … Read More
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
How do you know when you need a break?
In this article, we would discuss how do you know when you need a break. Sometimes, you just want to shout, “pause!” at life, the way you can at a smart TV, but unfortunately and much to the disappointment of many, … 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
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