Africa’s forgotten empires

Africa’s relationship with the wider world continues to be understood largely through colonialism. But before this came centuries of contact and interaction with outsiders, and not just Europeans.

Chinese Bank Takes Absolute Control Over All Eskom Power Stations In South Africa

DOOR WEBMASTER · 11 JANUARI 2019 In another huge loan of 33.4 billion rand the Chinese Exim Bank will take over the Eskom Facility Plant in South Africa. This was announced by a recent tweet from Exim Bank. Eskom is a South African electricity public utility, established in 1923 as the Electricity Supply Commission (ESCOM).Eskom operates a number of notable power stations, including Kendal Power Station, and Koeberg […]

A half-century after Selma, the ‘black friend’ defense is going strong

Too many Americans, like the Oscar-winning ‘Green Book,’ think racism can be solved by making an ‘exceptional’ black friend — as long as the family doesn’t move in next door.

Largely ignored in the U.S., this was the first black man to reach the North Pole in 1909

Mildred Europa TaylorMatthew Henson is believed to be the first black man to reach the North Pole In April 1909, many people believed that explorer Robert Peary was the first of his expedition to have landed at the geographic North Pole. Only a few at the time knew that it was rather his servant, Matthew […]

Major 1 Sending his Son, Apostle Felixosis, for a two-day Conference of Prophetic Revival in Dallas Fort Worth Texas (USA)

Prophet Shepherd Bushiri (Major 1), the Founder of Enlightened Gathering (ECG) Church, loves to mentor and empower young men and upcoming men of God. He has a lot of people around him that he helps in ministry and business. He just assigned Apostle Felixosis, one of the young men of God close to him, to […]

Why City Press Newspaper’s reporter Makoba wants to destroy Prophet Bushiri’s Ministry

By Falles Kamanga The public has, in the past three weeks, seen a flurry of bad, inaccurate, one-sided, hateful, disdainful and vile articles and headlines against Prophet Shepherd Bushiri published, mostly, by City Press Newspaper. Most of these stories, not all of them, have been written by a female reporter for City Press Newspaper named […]

Understand How Your Talents Work with Others – Discover and Maximize Your Strengths

Strategic Thinking CliftonStrengths Themes These themes answer the question “How do you absorb, think about and analyze information and situations?” They may help you make better decisions and create better outcomes. When teams need to focus on what could be, they turn to people with Strategic Thinking themes to stretch the team’s thinking for the […]

Egypt’s treasures to receive a new $1 billion home

Written by Ian Lee Giza At the edge of the ancient pyramids of Giza, some 5,000 construction workers labor around the clock to finish the long-awaited Grand Egyptian Museum. Expected to open by the end of this year, the 5.2-million-square-foot structure will become the world’s largest museum devoted to a single civilization. “This will be the museum […]

Burkina Faso unveils Thomas Sankara’s majestic statue in Ouagadougou

MILDRED EUROPA TAYLOR A bronze statue of Thomas Sankara, a former military ruler and revolutionary of Burkina Faso. Pic credit: Africa Feeds Burkina Faso has unveiled a huge bronze statue in honour of its former president and revolutionary leader, Thomas Sankara. The statue was inaugurated on Saturday in Ouagadougou, the Burkinabe capital, on the sidelines of […]

Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: LeBron James Is Bigger Than the ‘GOAT’ Debate, He’s a Hero for Our Time

BY KAREEM ABDUL-JABBAR ON 2/14/19 AT 8:41 AM LeBron James shoots during a 2018 game between the Los Angeles Lakers and the Brooklyn Nets at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York.AL BELLO/GETTY In Paul Simon’s “The Boy in the Bubble,” he sings, “It’s every generation throws a hero up the pop charts.” It’s both an observation […]