$104M in cash intended for Liberia’s Central Bank evaporated in thin air

By: Flomo Yarkpawolo   Container containing L$16 billion (US$104M) newly-minted Liberian dollar bills intended for Liberia’s Central Bank (LCB) has

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Kenyan Eliud Kipchoge, the greatest marathon runner of all times, sets world record

Eliud Kipchoge, Kenya's long-distance runner who is also the 2016 Olympic gold medalist in the marathon set a new marathon

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Victoire Ingabire, Rwanda opposition leader unexpectedly freed from prison

By Flomo Yarkpawolo On Saturday, September 15, 2018, Victoire Ingabire, the opposition leader of Rwanda's Unified Democratic Forces (UDF) was

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Fairfax County, VA appoints first Black, a Liberian born, Fire Chief John Butler

By: Flomo Yarkpawolo The Fairfax County, Virginia Board of Supervisors has appointed John S. Butler as the county's first black

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Kofi Annan, Ghana’s gift to the world, has died at 80

By: Flomo Yarkpawolo The Annan Foundation and Annan family today issued a statement announcing that former United Nations Secretary-General Kofi

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Zimbabweans Head to the polls on July 30th – Emmerson Mnangagwa versus Nelson Chamisa

On Monday, July 30th, Zimbabweans head to the polls. Although there are 23 presidential candidates, only two have a realistic

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Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed wants multiparty democracy

Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed wants multiparty democracy. According to a tweet from Fitsum Arega, the prime minister’s chief of

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Trump administration instructed U.S. Embassy in South Africa to not assist President Obama during recent visit

‘Instructions by Washington’ were that no assistance other than security be given to the former US president – a break

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Twitter appoints Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala, Nigeria’s former finance minister to its board

On Thursday, Twitter announced that it has added two new members to its board of directors. Nigeria's former finance minister,

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