Tag: Africa

South Africa Is Burning

It is time to go back to my African roots. South Africa is burning. And the people who set it in motion, are Africans, specifically, blacks. I’m looking at my phone right now, and I see over 30 videos of the riots in South Africa right now. People are looting stores and burning vehicles and …

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Nigeria Bans Twitter

Recently, Twitter decided to delete a tweet from the Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari. The tweet said Many of those misbehaving today are too young to be aware of e destruction and loss of lives that occurred during the Nigerian Civil War. Those of us in the fields for 30 months, who went through the war, …

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Covid-19: The Great Pandemic

Remember when old folks mentioned The Great Depression? I believe we now have The Great Pandemic. During my lifetime people have talked about SARS, swine flu, MERS, Ebola, and Zika. But this – this isn’t SARS or MERS or Ebola. No no no. This is far more dangerous. And I think we’ve just scratched the …

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Analyzing The Internet Shutdown In Uganda

Recently there was an internet shutdown in Uganda during the elections. It was a classic tactic to win yet another election by Museveni. It’s 2021. Why do internet shutdowns influenced by dictators still exist? Did you know that people in Uganda must pay a tax in order to access social networks? That’s right, ladies and …

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Racism In South Africa

Just opened 9gag to see what’s the latest on the news. And what do I see? 3 articles about 3 different hate-crimes in South Africa. Why is the rest of the world not talking about this? Why is this not the center of all discussions on the internet right now? Well, I’ll tell you why. …

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