Africa

Call her Dr. Oprah Winfrey! On Friday, Oprah visited South Africa, where she was given an honorary doctorate degree in education from the University of the Free State. Winfrey dressed in formal cap and gown for the affair. Guests in attendance report that she was moved to tears while on stage for the presentation. The […]

After spending the morning visiting with South Africa’s first black (former) President, Nelson Mandela, and his wife, Graca Machel, the Obama ladies continued their summer trip hanging-out with the kids. First Lady Michelle Obama, along with daughters Sasha and Malia, partake in their diplomatic efforts by visiting the Mandelas’ home, before spending the rest of […]

President Obama will be meeting with Ali Bongo Ondimba, the controversial president of Gabon who has been accused of human rights violations.

Africa  1500 – 1860 juju (from the African Hausa language) – an object used as a fetish, a charm or an amulet in West Africa, or the supernatural power ascribed to such an object. Africa is the second largest continent on Earth.  Africans account for over 12% of the world’s population, are distributed among 54 […]

Africa  1500 – 1860 juju (from the African Hausa language) – an object used as a fetish, a charm or an amulet in West Africa, or the supernatural power ascribed to such an object. Africa is the second largest continent on Earth.  Africans account for over 12% of the world’s population, are distributed among 54 […]

Via:  www.newsone.com // TRIPOLI, Libya – A Libyan plane carrying 104 people crashed Wednesday on approach to Tripoli’s airport, leaving a field scattered with smoldering debris that included a large chunk of the tail painted with the airline’s brightly colored logo. A 10-year-old Dutch boy was the only known survivor. The Dutch prime minister said […]