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Sunday News Headlines

Corey Booker is Going for ItThe former Newark Mayor, and currently serving US Senator, Cory Booker is set to go for it.His declaration to...

New York State Outlaws Discrimination Based on Natural Hairstyles

New York Governor, Andrew Cuomo, signed a bill into law last Thursday that bans discrimination based on natural and protective hairstyles. The bill...

Thursday News Highlights

Uganda Goes After Its JournalistsThe Communication Commission of Uganda reportedly ordered its media firms to  “39” journalists and reporters, and demanded for submission of...

NYC Mayor Eulogized the Slain NYPD- Detective Brian MULKEEN

The funeral of the slain NYPD, Brian Mulkeen, who was reportedly killed in line of duty by misfire, was held this...

Hiring Local is Tough For De Blasio, and Especially NYCHA

Mayor De Blasio has this tendency to cast his net wide when filling up his cabinet. A year ago, he went...

Changing The Narratives About Africa – It’s On Us To Do...

Changing The Narratives About Africa - It's On Us To Do That Ghana President, Nana Akufo-Addo delivers speech in France this past Thursday. Here is...

NYC Local

The Debates and Registration Guide for NYC Gifted and Talented School...

Did you know that there's a program called Gifted and Talented with the New York City Department of Education? If you don't,...

NYC Local Updates – 04/18

Ten Million for More Rules.It was announced yesterday that the NYC Department of Education will be issuing out a funding of about 10 million...

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...

3 Upgrades to NYC Affordable Housing You Should Know!

The New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development and the Housing Development Corporation reported upgrades to their affordable housing policies...

NYC Lost Another NYPD Finest

A New York City Transit Police Officer was found dead in his Staten Island home this past Saturday. He reportedly had just...

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...

How To

How to work in the US with a student visa

As an international student studying in the US, you may feel the need to get yourself a source of income so as to either...

Embrace Your Penguin

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

Simple Tips on How to Grow Your Black American Hair Fast

Treat your natural black hair right, and you surely would be happy with the end result. Most of us make use of harsh chemicals...

How to Turn Your Setbacks Into Opportunities

Life is hard! Whether you're in politics, business, or you're building a professional career; you'd face disappointments, setbacks, and lots of...

How To Quickly Get Citizenship In A Foreign Country — Part...

Traveling is fun! What's better is attaining the citizenship status of a foreign land. Here's...

How To Practice Law In The United States

Law is as old as humankind. And lawyers are one of the few professionals that are respected in the society.

Opinions

This Family Portrait Showcases What It Means To Embrace Another Culture

Between Kim Kardashian's Fulani braids at the 2018 MTV Awards and Selena Gomez casually sporting a bindi, cultural appropriation remains a controversial issue in society...

Nigeria Vs. Ghana: Ugly comparison

Ghana and Nigeria are two countries that share a lot in common. Despite the many aspects they share, they still have some disparities that...

How Can Small Businesses Use Their Court Card?

Small businesses are a vital part of the economy today. Apart from the larger corporations (the “big” apples), it’s the small businesses...

African Independence Founding Fathers and Mothers

Africa is one of the continents that experienced colonization by the western states. Attaining independence in different countries was not an easy...

Finding Trump’s 5th Ave Hypothetical Murder in the US Constitution

Last week  in the court with Judge Chin, President Trump’s lawyer, William Consovoy  put his client, Trump, above the law stating affirmatively...

SLAVERY 2017: BLAME

December 4, 2017 By Staff, "The Gist" SLAVERY IN 2017 The outrage over last month's report of a slave auction that occurred in the North African nation...

Food & Recipes

A Guide To A Black Man’s Good Health

A Guide To A Black Man’s Good Health It is a fact that vehicles cannot run without fuels and lubrication...

Calulu De Pixe Cooking Guide (Angolan Fish Stew)

Calulu de pixe is a traditional Angolan dish which has its roots from the colonial slave trade. The dish mainly comprises of...

The Secret to Preparing a Tasty Nswaa| Ugandan Cuisine

Nswaa is a traditional Ugandan snack that is prepared using termites and spices. Nswaa is highly nutritious with high levels of proteins. The termites...

Ago Glain Recipe| Benin Cuisine

Ago Glain is a traditional dish from Benin, which comprises of exotic fusion of traditional flavors. The delicacy is prepared with crab...

Gboma Dessi Recipe |Togolese Cuisine

Togo is one of the African countries popular for its delicious fruits and mouth-watering dishes with French and Germany influence. One of...

Malewa Recipe, and Health Benefits | Ugandan Cuisine

Bordering Kenya and Uganda is Mt Elgon,a mountain that attracts tourists from all walks of life. But to Ugandans, the mountain is...