Category: Did you know?

Interesting Facts About Dr. Kwame Nkrumah: The Founding Father of African Nationalism

Kwame Nkrumah was born on Sept. 21, 1909, in Nkroful, Gold Coast (Ghana). He received his education from Catholic missionaries and later trained as a teacher. Later on, he taught…

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Bwang Bakoko village: A case of rural neglect in Cameroon

Did you know that some villages in Cameroon have never had electricity, water, schools or health care facilities? It has been over a decade since Cameroon gained Independence and development…

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Will an African team ever win the FIFA World Cup?

Did you know that no African soccer team has ever reached the FIFA World Cup semi-finals? In Africa there is raw talent, and for a continent that began participating in…

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Motswana Head to marry after he retires as president

Did you know that the President of Bostwana has never been married before? Outgoing Botswana president Ian Khama has said he will be looking for a beautiful wife after April…

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George Weah slashes his salary for the good of his people

Did you know that Liberia’s President is the 6th African president to slash his salary for the good of the people? In one of his first acts as President of…

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Former French president Sarkozy meets President Kagame in Rwanda

Did you know that Sarkozy is the only French leader that visited Rwanda after the 1994 Genocide against the Tutsi? Nicolas Sarkozy served as French president from 2007 to 2012.…

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Trump’s insult Came on Eve of Haiti Earthquake Anniversary

Did you know that President Donald Trump referred to Haiti as a “shithole” country only one day before Friday’s eight-year anniversary of the earthquake that ravaged the island nation, affecting…

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Thomas Sankara’s Achievements in Burkina Faso

Did you know that if Thomas Sankara were alive today he would have been 68 years old? After renaming his country to Burkina Faso, here’s Thomas Sankara’s accomplishments, ONLY 4…

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World Commemorates Human Rights Day

Did you know that that every 10th of December is set aside to celebrate the Human Rights Day? Since the proclamation of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights in 1948,…

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Emmanuel Macron in Ghana, First time for a French President

"Long-term preservation of power without a pluralistic electoral process is not a good thing." Did you know that President Emmanuel Macron is the first French president ever to visit the…

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