Category Archives: Africa

May 18, 2022

Monkey Pox; ‘Always something new out of Africa’, Pliny the Elder (Video)

Over the last forty or fifty years, we have seen a number of new things coming out of Africa. Unfortunately, few of them are desirable and some are positively unwelcome.

May 13, 2022

Why Africa Will Stay Poor (Video)

“China in Africa” is a highly contentious topic of debate these days. But why Has China been rushing into Africa? China been weaponizing African Infrastructure projects through its Belt and Road Initiative in order to take over African Economies. China is Utilizing Debt Trap Diplomacy written into Loans produced by the Belt and Road Initiative, a trillion dollar economic plan to link the world via economic infrastructure to leverage political favor with low income countries.

April 17, 2022

The Evolution of Albinos and Why They’re Persecuted in Africa (Video)

Prof. Edward Dutton: The Jolly Heretic

March 27, 2022

The Nigerian Warrior Hunting Kidnappers | Hunters (Video)

In northern Nigeria, Queen Hunter leads a group of vigilantes who hunt down kidnappers and extremists who have been threatening their community.

March 22, 2022

The hunt for Nigerians who can change into cats

Armed with a sharp knife, a megaphone and dressed all in black, Gbenga Adewoyin could have passed for a medieval witch hunter, a herbal salesman or an urban preacher as he walked around a market in the south-western Nigerian city of Ibadan.

Those curious enough to get close in the Gbagi market quickly dispersed when they heard his message. “Anyone that can provide any evidence for the existence of the supernatural, be it juju or voodoo magic, will be offered 2.5m naira ($6,000, £4,650),” he announced repeatedly in Yoruba and English.

The 24-year-old atheist has recently emerged as a rebel publicly contesting the powers of the supernatural in this deeply religious country.

Belief in African traditional religions and its juju components are widespread in Nigeria, with many combining them with either Christianity or Islam, according to a 2010 report by the Pew Research Centre.

Many Nigerians believe that magic charms can allow humans to morph into cats, protect bare skins from sharp blades and make money appear in a clay pot.

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February 11, 2022

How is South Africa doing since the end of Apartheid? (Video)

Many people across the world rejoiced when Nelson Mandela was freed and white rule came to an end in South Africa. Those people no longer seem interested in the state of that country.

February 6, 2022

The African tyrant living in luxury while his people starve | 60 Minutes Australia (Video)

This is the story of a tyrant, possibly the worst in the world. He’s vicious, he’s venal and he’s robbing his country blind. His country is the African hell hole called Equatorial Guinea. And no one would have even heard or cared about it – if they hadn’t discovered vast oil deposits just off shore. So much oil, in fact, that at the rate this tiny country is growing, in 10 years it could be the richest in the world. Trouble is, most of the oil money’s being pumped directly into the president’s pocket. He’s living like a king, while his people starve.

January 7, 2022

The Truth About China in Africa (Video)

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January 6, 2022

Youthquake: Why Africa’s Demographics Should Matter to the World (Video)

Africa’s population growth in the last 50 years has been unprecedented. By mid-century, the continent will make up a quarter of the global population, compared to one-tenth in 1980. By the end of the century, the proportion could be as much as 40 per cent. This is a mega-trend that should not be ignored.

December 28, 2021

How British colonialism and the slave trade benefited modern Africa (Video)

We hear a great deal about the horrors of British colonialism and the evils of the slave trade, but it is seldom remarked that the most technologically advanced nations in Africa are those where the slave trade flourished and British colonialism was seen in its strongest form.