Thursday , 14 December 2017

Tag Archives: Africa

Will you keep silent?

Just 200 years ago (August 1815), the British Empire paid Portugal a whopping £750,000 to cease their slave trading north of the Equator in the shameful transatlantic slave trade that went on for over four centuries (longer than the time between 1815 and 2015). Three-quarters of a million pounds was quite a huge payoff two centuries ago. so, why would ... Read More »

HIDE IT IN A BOOK!

Some years ago, I traveled to visit my parents. My Dad told me a story that made me laugh so hard. It reiterates the popular belief that if you want to hide anything from an African, you hide it in a book. I hope the new generation of Africans will be those from whom nothing can be hidden in a ... Read More »