Since the death of Stephen Hawking, Neil Degrasse Tyson has emerged as the most famous scientist alive. He is an astrophysicist, cosmologist, author, and science communicator. Neil was of course born in America to black father and a Puerto Rican born mother. Tyson is most well kn...

From Africa to America

What is the Biggest Lake in Africa?

The biggest lake in Africa is Lake Victoria. It is approximately 26,560 square miles in size, making it the ninth largest lake in the world by surface area. Lake Victoria is locate...

Rising Economies in Africa Today

Africa is one of the world’s most diverse continents. Africa is the birthplace of humanity. The continent also accounts for about 25% of the world’s remaining natural wildlife,...

Famous African Business Women You Should Know

Many successful women in Africa are leading and changing their respective industries. But, do you know who they are? If not, then you’ve come to the right place. Here we will lis...

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The Top 9 Largest Lakes in Africa

With a population of 1.216 billion people and a total landmass of about 1.4 billion square kilometers, Africa is home to some of the largest lakes in the world....

Tony Baker Reviews the Latest Matrix Moive

The newest Matrix has been a big disappointment at the box-office to say the least. To add insult to injury the critics were luke warm on the film. The audience...

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Culture movers & shapers

  • Last Man To Walk On The Moon Gene Cernan Died Today

    Gene Cernan was the last human being to walk on the surface of the moon and now the Apollo era astronaut is gone. He was 82 years old. Along with Neil Armstrong – the first man on the moon – Cernan was regarded as one of the original heroes and pioneers of America’s spac

  • Donald Trump Has the Worst Pre-inauguration Approval in History

    President-elect Donald Trump now has the dubious distinction of having one the worst pre-inauguration approval ratings from the American people; ever! This according to the well respected pollsters at Gallup. In fact in their poll of diverse sample of people before Donald’s inaugurat

  • Taraji P. Henson is About to be an Assassin

    It’s Taraji P. Henson’s world, we just live in it. The talented actress will follow up her blockbuster Hidden Figures with a new movie where she’ll be playing an assassin for hire. The Empire star is set to star in new film called Proud Mary,  production wil begin in April in Boston

  • These Two Men Are Richer Than 11 Million Canadians, Combined.

    Canada being apart of the G8 (Group of 8 major industrialized countries) means the country and its population of 35 million should be amongst the world’s wealthiest. How is it possible then that only 2 individuals are richer than the bottom 30% of this rich nation’s population. Yes, th

  • Who is Rob Schneider? Check Adam Sandler’s Coattails.

    So many people have shown their true colors since the election of Donald Drumpf it’s now hard to keep up. Jim Brown, Kanye West, Steve Harvey, Martin Luther King Jr.’s son and the list goes on. Now add a 90’s hack of a comedian – the term comedian is used very loos