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COMMENTARY: Black Tech Genius Is All Around Us

THE AFRO — Black genius is all around us. It is inescapable. We see it in our neighborhoods. We see it in our schools. We see it in our churches. […read more]


Nigeria at a Crossroad

By Lekan Oguntoyinbo NNPA Columnist   Nigeria, Africa’s so-called giant and the world’s biggest Black nation, is in the news again. And as usual, much of the world is watching with considerable trepidation. On February 14, voters in this West African nation of 170 million Read More