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Jamaica Could Decriminalize Marijuana This Year

Jamaica Could Decriminalize Marijuana This Year

AFRICANGLOBE - Efforts to ease Jamaica's anti-weed laws have been in the works for more…

Oklahoma Supreme Court Rejects Death-Row Inmates’ Claims

Oklahoma Supreme Court Rejects Death-Row Inmates’ Claims

AFRICANGLOBE - The Oklahoma Supreme Court ruled late Wednesday that two death row inmates are…

Five Types Of Women Who Go On Dating Sites

Five Types Of Women Who Go On Dating Sites

AFRICANGLOBE - There was an experiment of ours in which some guys we are working…

American Couple Found Guilty In Qatar Of Murdering Adopted Black Child For Her Organs

American Couple Found Guilty In Qatar Of Murdering Adopted Black Child For Her Organs

AFRICANGLOBE - A Los Angeles couple was sentenced to three years in jail in Qatar…

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Victoria Falls: Zimbabwe’s Classic Landmark Wows

The architect of the Victoria Falls Hotel – a grand Edwardian edifice – must have been skilled, sensitive and have had an innate feeling for use of space. As you walk down from the reception, through a manicured courtyard to the main lounge door, a magnificent view to the splendid Victoria Falls bridge opens out…

Victoria Falls: Zimbabwe’s Classic Landmark Wows

Preacher Tells Congregation To Eat Grass ‘To Be Closer To God’

AFRICANGLOBE - A preacher has encouraged his congregation to eat grass to 'be closer to God'. South African pastor Lesego Daniel, who practices at the Rabboni Centre in Garankuwa, north of Tshwane, allegedly then stamped and kicked his followers at his service this week.…

Preacher Tells Congregation To Eat Grass ‘To Be Closer To God’

How South Africa Created Malemas And How It Is Killing Them

AFRICANGLOBE - The international financiers of apartheid became alarmed at the apartheid regime’s bill and they shut off the money source. Oppression does not come cheap and the apartheid regime crumbled under the financial distress. So it changed its method, put down its guns and called the liberation movement to the table. It was time…

How South Africa Created Malemas And How It Is Killing Them

Biddy Mason, From Slavery To One Of LA’ Wealthiest Black Entrepreneurs

AFRICANGLOBE - Bridget “Biddy” Mason was born on August 15, 1818 in Georgia. Mason was born into slavery and before her death in 1891 she became one of Los Angeles’ wealthiest Black residents and philanthropists.…

Biddy Mason, From Slavery To One Of LA’ Wealthiest Black Entrepreneurs

Malcolm X: Make It Plain

AFRICANGLOBE - If any man expressed the anger, struggle and insistence of black people for freedom in the sixties, it was Malcolm X. In Omaha, he was Malcolm Little; later he became "Detroit Red," a small time street hustler. From prison emerged another Malcolm, the fiery, eloquent spokesman for the Nation of Islam. After a…

Business

Nigeria’s Economic Expansion Dwarfs BRIC’s Combined Growth

Nigeria’s Economic Expansion Dwarfs BRIC’s Combined Growth

AFRICANGLOBE - Nigeria’s unprecedented economic growth rate, especially with data recorded in 2012 and 2013, has seen its economy surpass the combined average for BRIC (Brazil, Russia, India, and China) countries.…

Cooperation, Africa’s Path To Prosperity

Cooperation, Africa’s Path To Prosperity

AFRICANGLOBE - Every two or three years, African heads of state travel to a foreign…

The Big African Currency Question A Must Read

The Big African Currency Question A Must Read

AFRICANGLOBE - The majority of African governments keep their reserves in dollars. Their membership of…

How Africa Beat The West At Reinventing Money For The Mobile Age

How Africa Beat The West At Reinventing Money For The Mobile Age

AFRICANGLOBE - When I returned to the United States after living in Nairobi on and…

Africa

South Sudan Now Doubtful Of UN, West’s Intentions

South Sudan Now Doubtful Of UN, West’s Intentions

AFRICANGLOBE - With a political solution to the South Sudan crisis still elusive, the government…

As Discontent With The ANC Increases, EFF Offers A Sober Alternative

As Discontent With The ANC Increases, EFF Offers A Sober Alternative

AFRICANGLOBE - The issue of resource ownership has never been more relevant as it is…

The White ‘Saviours’ Of The Arabs

The White ‘Saviours’ Of The Arabs

AFRICANGLOBE - "All men dream, but not equally," writes TE Lawrence in his memoirs of…

Rethinking The Voices Of Aswan Dam And GERD

Rethinking The Voices Of Aswan Dam And GERD

AFRICANGLOBE - The completion of the Aswan Dam on July 21, 1970 sent one critical message to Africa, and most importantly to Ethiopia. That is, the Aswan Dam was meant to divorce or delink Africa in general, and Ethiopia in…

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