"#AfricaFirst is a culture. #AfricaFirst is a people with a history, with an old civilisation that reigns forever, eternally." -Efe Paul Azino In this short piece, Efe Paul Azino tells the tales of #Africa from earliest civilisations to today's giant strides.
September 17, 2019
On "International Day for the Remembrance of the Slave Trade and its Abolition", we're using this spoken-word piece to celebrate the millions of Africans who were stolen and sold but never lost their way.
August 26, 2019
On August 19, the Coalition for Revolution (CORE) held its forum in Lagos, Nigeria and had prominent Nigerians in attendance, but the event did not hold without push backs from Nigerian police. Bernard Akede reports on how the day's events played out.
August 22, 2019
On World Humanitarian Day 2019, we're honouring the humans and especially the #WomenHumanitarians and heroes who make incredible sacrifices to help the world become a better place.
August 19, 2019
Nigeria currently has the highest number of out-of-school in the world (at least 10 million). Fortunately, this school for "Almajiri" (street kids) in Kaduna is graduating its class of 2019 to help reverse the trend.
August 17, 2019
"If you talk to a man in a language he understands, that goes to his head. If you talk to him in his language, that goes to his heart.” We are feeling the Naija voice on Google Maps. Hopefully, Google extends this local voice service to other cities across Africa.
I always wonder what lies in there on some of these shelves. That’s always the mystery. -Job Kibii Inside the #Nairobi National Museum, lies #Africa's largest and oldest pre-historic carnivore, which palaeontologists say will unearth more mysteries.