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Nigerian Students Killed in Suicide Bomb Attack

Boko Haram, the Islamist militants who still have not returned the missing girls they abducted have struck again. This time the target was a boarding school for boys – Government ...

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Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie Admits Pushing Back on Being Labeled as Black

Novelist Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie has conquered the literary world with her tales seeped in human complexity and societal woes. She has already witnessed one of her books being converted into ...

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Boko Haram Declares Missing Nigerian Girls “Married Off”

The Nigerian schoolgirls who were tragically abducted from their boarding school in April will not be coming home anytime soon – at least according to Abubakar Shekau, the leader of ...

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Reported Ebola Cases Increase to 13,703, WHO reports

Although, the number of new Ebola cases appear to be dropping in Liberia, the epidemic is far from over. World Health Organisation (WHO) is now reporting the number of reported ...

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Nigeria and Boko Haram Reportedly 'Agree to Ceasefire and Girls' Release'

A cease-fire has reportedly been reached between the Nigerian government and the notorious Islamic militant group Boko Haram, according to a number of sources. Details are still emerging, but BBC has reported, “Nigeria’s military ...

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South Africans Battle to Overturn Apartheid Evictions and Reclaim Their Land

Apartheid was not only a dark period for South Africa, but for the whole world as nations debated and decided how to handle the injustice and whether to economically divest ...

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Nigeria and Boko Haram Reportedly ‘Agree to Ceasefire and Girls’ Release’

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A cease-fire has reportedly been reached between the Nigerian government and the notorious Islamic militant group Boko Haram, according to a number of sources. Details are still emerging, but BBC has reported, “Nigeria’s military says it has agreed a truce with Islamist militant group Boko Haram—and says the...

England’s ‘Most Important Act in Black & Urban Music’ Is a White Guy

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  The BBC has proved to the world that they know absolutely nothing about music in England. Recently the news organization released  its black and urban music radio station 1Xtra produced a “power list” and three out of the top four acts are white. Ed Sheeran, whose...

Oprah Agrees That It’s Time For Racism To Die

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Some people may think we live in a post-racial world. The Queen of Talk TV certainly does not. In an interview with BBC about The Butler, Oprah shared her sentiments on racial prejudice: “As long as there are people who can be judged on the color of their...

BBC Chronicles Black Teen Who Saved White Supremacist From Mob

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We often celebrate acts of kindness between strangers, but here’s one that’s getting a lot of interest due to who the two strangers were: a black teenager and a suspected white supremacist. It was 1996 and a Ku Klux Klan rally was being held in Ann...

Idris Elba’s ‘Luther’ Finally Being Turned Into A Film

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After months of speculation, writer Neil Cross confirmed BBC’s popular crime drama Luther, is finally being adapted for the big screen. The film, which will star Idris Elba in the title role, will be a prequel to the series, which has become a hit on...