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What You Should Know About the NYPD Accountability Package

Mayor De Blasio has signed six bills, including a ban on chokeholds, to reform policing in NYC Mayor...

New Housing Connect Website is Live: Take Advantage

2500 affordable housing units are going online on the new website this summer COVID-19...

And the Award Goes to — Africa!

At Oslo, the state capital of Norway, the 43 years old Ethiopian Prime Minister, Abiy Ahmed Ali, was awarded the 2019 Nobel...

Watch Teni, the Nigerian Artist, Who Wowed the Crowd Yesterday

There is so much vibes to report on the 2019 NYC Nigerian Independence Day which was held yesterday. A lot of things...

Mammoth Crowd Expected at Oromo Irreecha Celebration in Ethiopia

The Oromos considered to be the largest ethnic group in Ethiopia (about 34.5 of the country’s population – Wiki) celebrated Irreecha or...

Congressman Cummings Signed Out!

At about 3AM Eastern time this morning, one of the guardians of Civil Rights Movement, and a highly reputable leader, Congressman Elijah...

NYC Local

Here is an Apology Offer to the Black People from White...

https://youtu.be/ccKdu5PT5dE A 2019 Presidential contestant by the name of  Marianne Williamson, a Southern White woman from Texas, is presenting an official apology to...

NYC Local Updates -04/24

Sexual Assault By Way of ‘Please Help Me’ A man sexually assaulted his victim at Prospect Height in Brooklyn this past Sunday. He was reported...

The Sun Is Out, Sunscreen Is In: Skin Cancer Prevention in...

After a long stressful winter, and a historic spring, our summer creeps in quietly. Amidst the pandemic and political unrest we can...

7 Best Inspirational Quotes of Kobe Bryant

On January 26, 2020 the world's heart broke. Kobe Bryant, one of America's most loved professional basketball players, died in a...

Eric Garner’s Choker Acquitted

Five years after Eric Garner's death, the question of Officer Pantaleo's guilt was finally answered -not guilty. Garner...

Bronx Borough African Advisory Committee on the Brink of Dissolution

To be or not to be? This is not the only question that must be answered by the African community leaders in the Bronx...

How To

How to Gain the Right Perception in Life

Your perception is your reality. You've probably heard that statement several times, but how true is it? An ancient story has it that a farmer lost...

How to Finish What You Start — 3 Strategies to Help...

John, a marketing professional  career person, starts off his year by setting ambitious goals. At the beginning of the year, he was...

Embrace Your Penguin

Still Worrying that Eagle Isn't Yours? Well, Maybe Enjoy Your Penguin. You have wings. But you can't fly.Oh...

Top 10 African Destinations To Add To Your Bucket List

An Exclusive Break Down for African Continent Adventure Seekers The African continent is diverse and has a lot of...

How to Succeed with that Business Idea You Have

With millions of ideas floating across the globe, only a couple of these ideas would be turned into a great product.

How To Not Be An Obnoxious Tourist When Visiting Africa

After witnessing many tragically offensive trips to Africa (voluntourism, white saviorism- you get the hint), it occurred to me that it might be very...

Opinions

10 Essential Things to Know When Planning a Trip to West...

West Africa isn't a popular travel destination but it is actually a golden treasure waiting for explorers to enjoy. There is no...

Fun facts about African Dance

Since time immemorial, African traditional dancing has been a part of life in African communities. Though westernization has slowly impacted the dancing traditions, most...

AMERICAN JOURANLIST DETAINED

December 11, 2017 By Staff, "The Gist" Authorities detained Patrice Nganang, a Cameroonian-American academic and columnist, as he attempted to fly to Zimbabwe from Douala -...

Sahara Desert – Let’s Value Dust in Dollar

Meet Amazon Mate, the Sahara Desert It is no doubt that the Sahara in North Africa is the world’s largest non-polar desert. Often referred to...

3 Money Management Techniques From Other Successful Immigrants.

Everyone wants to be financially independent. And as an immigrant, you can attain financial independence by adjusting your lifestyle and tweaking some...

An Economist; Ex World Bank and W.H.O Staffer Says Covid-19 is...

A world renowned economist and an insider with the World Bank and World Health Organization puts forward his own theories about covid-19....

Food & Recipes

10 AFRICAN DISHES YOU SHOULD TASTE WHEN COVID-19 IS OVER

Africa is a continent that has many attractions and wonders in times of lifestyle and culture. Tourists are usually fascinated by interesting...

4 Vibrant African Appetizers for Spicing Up Your Dinner

The Foods You Need When You Aren't Just Feeling It... We all, at some point, lose appetite. The feeling...

How to Prepare a Mouthwatering Musukui | Kamba -Kenya African Cuisine

Musukui is a special chicken breed found in the Kamba community in Kenya. Unlike any other traditional chicken you would get, this...

How to prepare different variations of Chakalaka dish

Chakalaka is a South African spicy vegetable delicacy which is usually served along with stews, bread, pap, curries or samp. The dish...

Ommik Houria Recipe (Tunisian cooked carrot salad)

Ommik Houria is a Tunisian salad made from carrots. The name translated to English means ‘Your Mother Angel’ Salad.’ Between a mix...

Achicha Ede Recipe |African Cuisine

Get Increase Your Knowledge of African Food and Culture Achicha a.k.a Echicha is a traditional dish from the...