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  • newRon DeSantis is keeping cash from donor who called Obama the N-word
    Campaign officials for Ron DeSantis may be denouncing donations from racists publicly, but behind the scenes, he doesn't plan to return any of their checks.The post Ron DeSantis is keeping cash from donor who called Obama the N-word appeared first…
    - 11 hours ago 21 Sep 18, 8:27pm -
  • newOPINION: Is #MeToo still for #UsToo?
    This has to change because, news flash, the disproportionate mistreatment and abuse of women in the workplace is not confined to just the casting couch. The post OPINION: Is #MeToo still for #UsToo? appeared first on theGrio.
    - 16 hours ago 21 Sep 18, 3:18pm -
  • newSaturday Night Live gets new black comic for its new season
    Comedienne Ego Nwodim has secured a spot as a new cast member on the NBC staple, Saturday Night Live which returns for its 44th season on Sept. 29, Variety reports. READ MORE: Michelle Obama’s book tour tickets are selling out like Beyoncé c…
    - 17 hours ago 21 Sep 18, 3:06pm -
  • new5 Things we know about suspected Maryland warehouse shooter Snochia Moseley
    Employees at a Maryland drugstore warehouse endured horrifying moments of gunfire and terror as a woman working a temp job fired on colleagues with a handgun, killing three people before fatally shooting herself. As authorities in Harford County are…
    - 17 hours ago 21 Sep 18, 2:42pm -
  • new127 dead after Tanzania ferry capsizes on Lake Victoria
    Hundreds of solemn people watched Friday as body after body was pulled from a capsized ferry that Tanzanian authorities said was badly overcrowded.The post 127 dead after Tanzania ferry capsizes on Lake Victoria appeared first on theGrio.
    - 18 hours ago 21 Sep 18, 1:40pm -

AllAfrica

  • newUganda:Justice Minister Rejects Law Development Centre Pre-Entry Exams
    [Monitor] Kampala -The Justice and Constitutional Affairs minister, Gen Kahinda Otafiire, has opposed pre-entry exams for the bar course and suggested the postgraduate bar course offered by the Law Development Centre (LDC) be made two years instead o…
    - 3 hours ago 22 Sep 18, 4:57am -
  • newSwaziland:Police Fire Gunshots as Voters Protest During Election
    [Swazi Media] Police fired gunshots in the air and grenades and rubber bullets during Swaziland's election as voters protested against completed ballot papers being taken away from a polling centre.
    - 3 hours ago 22 Sep 18, 4:55am -
  • newUganda:Mobile Money Tool for Terrorism Financing - Report
    [Monitor] Kampala -The US government has in its Global Terrorism Index report warned about mobile money services in Uganda as being vulnerable to exploitation by criminals and terrorists to finance illicit activities in and out of the country.
    - 3 hours ago 22 Sep 18, 4:51am -
  • newGhana:Ghana Ranks 41st on Global Peace Index
    [Public Agenda] As the world marks International Day of Peace on Friday, September, 21, Ghana has moved up six points to rank 41st on this year's Global Peace Index (GPI), while it occupies the fifth position in Sub-Saharan Africa.
    - 3 hours ago 22 Sep 18, 4:38am -
  • newZimbabwe:United States - MDC to Stage Anti-Mnangagwa Protests
    [New Zimbabwe] The opposition MDC party's United States affiliate says it will stage protests against President Emmerson Mnangagwa at the United Nations General Assembly.
    - 3 hours ago 22 Sep 18, 4:34am -
  • newZimbabwe:Posh Harare School Head Reveals He is Gay
    [New Zimbabwe] The deputy head of a posh private Harare high school revealed to staff and students Friday that he is gay in a possible first for a country where homosexuals were once described as worse than dogs and pigs by the president.
    - 3 hours ago 22 Sep 18, 4:34am -
  • newZimbabwe:MDC - Govt Using Cholera Crisis to Brutalise Vendors
    [New Zimbabwe] The opposition Movement for Democratic Change (MDC) has accused the government of taking advantage of the current cholera crisis to address to brutalize vendors in the in central Harare.
    - 3 hours ago 22 Sep 18, 4:30am -
  • newZimbabwe:Fresh Raw Rocks Mugabe-Backed Opposition Party
    [New Zimbabwe] Former President Robert Mugabe's fledgling political brainchild, the National Patriotic Front (NPF), is in turmoil once again, this time over reports it was folding and its members probably retracing their roots to Zanu PF.
    - 3 hours ago 22 Sep 18, 4:29am -
  • newNigeria:Central Bank Revokes Skye Bank's Licence
    [Leadership] Lagos -The Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) has revoked the licence of Skye Bank following the inability of the owners of the bank to prop up its capital.
    - 3 hours ago 22 Sep 18, 4:21am -
  • newNigeria:Calm in Osun as Voters Elect Governor Today
    [Leadership] The people of Osun State will today vote to choose their governor for the next four years at 3,010 polling units and 755 voting points across the 30 local government areas of the state.
    - 3 hours ago 22 Sep 18, 4:10am -
  • newNigeria:Kwara's First Military Governor, Bamigboye, Dies at 78
    [Leadership] Ilorin -The first military governor of Kwara State, Brigadier -General David Bamigboye, is dead. Bamigboye died yesterday at the age of 78.
    - 4 hours ago 22 Sep 18, 4:05am -
  • newNigeria:States Cry as Floods Reach Disaster Level
    [Daily Trust] The National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) has declared a 'national disaster' after many people died in severe floods across the country. Some state governments have complained of lack of capacity to handle the current situation, a…
    - 4 hours ago 22 Sep 18, 3:57am -
  • newNigeria:How Dangote Emerged No 1 Brand in Nigeria
    [This Day] After an evaluation by brand analysts, the Dangote brand was recently named the number one brand among the Top 50 Brands in Nigeria. One of the analysts, Mr. Taiwo Oluboyede, in this interview with Benneth Oghifo, explains how Dangote emer…
    - 4 hours ago 22 Sep 18, 3:29am -
  • newKenya:Governor Obado Arrested, to Be Charged With Murder of Sharon
    [Nation] Migori Governor Okoth Obado will be charged in court with the murder of Rongo University student Sharon Otieno on Monday.
    - 4 hours ago 22 Sep 18, 3:07am -
  • newKenya:Chief Justice Maraga Launches Bench Book for Criminal Cases
    [Nation] Chief Justice David Maraga on Friday launched the Criminal Procedure Bench Book that will guide magistrates and judges in handling criminal cases.
    - 5 hours ago 22 Sep 18, 3:04am -
  • newKenya:Migori Assures Smooth Operations Despite Obado's Detention
    [Nation] Migori County has urged residents to remain calm following the detention of Governor Okoth Obado over the gruesome murder of his pregnant girlfriend Sharon Otieno.
    - 5 hours ago 22 Sep 18, 3:03am -
  • newTanzania:Magufuli Orders Arrest of Ferry Operators, Sumatra Officials
    [Citizen] Dar es Salaam -President John Magufuli yesterday ordered the arrest and questioning of all officials involved in supervision and operation of the capsized ferry, including Sumatra officers in order to establish their role in the accident.
    - 5 hours ago 22 Sep 18, 2:51am -
  • newZimbabwe:9 Perish in South Africa Bus Crash
    [The Herald] Nine Zimbabweans, among them a toddler, were killed yesterday when the bus they were travelling in was involved in an accident along the N1 Highway outside Polokwane City, Limpopo Province in South Africa. It is reported that the victims…
    - 5 hours ago 22 Sep 18, 2:33am -
  • newZimbabwe:U.S. Dollar Remains Popular - Survey
    [The Herald] The majority of Zimbabweans would be happy to adopt the United States dollar or the Zimbabwe dollar as the sole currency and are adverse to the use of bond notes, according to a recent public opinion survey released by Afrobarometer yest…
    - 5 hours ago 22 Sep 18, 2:29am -
  • newTanzania:Ferry Tragedy - President Declares Four Days of Mourning
    [Daily News] As mourning grips the country following the capsizing of MV Nyerere in Lake Victoria of Mwanza Region on Thursday, President John Magufuli has declared four days of mourning where the national flag will fly half-mastAddressing the nation…
    - 5 hours ago 22 Sep 18, 2:25am -
  • newZimbabwe:'Presidential Inputs Should Benefit All'
    [The Herald] Acting President Kembo Mohadi has said the Presidential Inputs Support Scheme should benefit all small-scale farmers countrywide regardless of their political affiliation to ensure national food security. He said traditional leaders shou…
    - 5 hours ago 22 Sep 18, 2:20am -
  • newZimbabwe:Envoy Hails Improved UK-Zimbabwe Ties
    [The Herald] Outgoing British Ambassador to Zimbabwe Catriona Laing has commended improved ties between her country and Zimbabwe following two decades of strained relations that followed the implementation of the country's land reform programme.
    - 5 hours ago 22 Sep 18, 2:16am -
  • newZimbabwe:Govt Disburses U.S.$20 Million for Fuel Imports
    [The Herald] GOVERNMENT has disbursed $20 million towards the importation of fuel as it moves to ease the supply gap across the country, which has seen some towns suffering temporary shortages resulting in queues at filling stations.
    - 5 hours ago 22 Sep 18, 2:14am -
  • newSouth Africa:Ramaphosa Unveils $3.5 Billion Stimulus for Recession-Hit Economy
    [allAfrica] President Cyril Ramaphosa, who inherited a contracting economy from his scandal-ridden predecessor, today announced an economic stimulus and recovery plan for the country. The plan included spending of R50 billion ($3.5 billion) in what h…
    - 20 hours ago 21 Sep 18, 11:59am -
  • newTanzania:At Least 100 Die in Lake Victoria Ferry Disaster
    [Deutsche Welle] It is unknown how many passengers were aboard, and authorities have said the death toll could reach 200. The Tanzanian government said the passenger ferry capsized near the dock and that 37 people have been rescued.
    - 21 hours ago 21 Sep 18, 10:38am -

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The Killing of Black Women | #TWIBnation
The Killing of Black Women | #TWIBnationWatch TWiB! Prime w/ Elon James White Monday - Thursday on TWiB.today/live http://twib.today.com http://twitter.com/twibnation http://twitter.com/elonjames #TeamBlackness (Amber Flame, Dara...From:BLACKN…
- 19 Feb 18, 2:46pm -
Mike Flynn Offers To Testify In Russian Probe For Immunity | #TWIBnation
Mike Flynn Offers To Testify In Russian Probe For Immunity | #TWIBnationWatch TWiB! Prime w/ Elon James White Monday - Thursday on TWiB.TODAY/LIVE http://twib.today.com http://twitter.com/twibnation http://twitter.com/elonjames #TeamBlackness (El…
- 19 Feb 18, 7:18am -
Rape Accusation Brought Against "3 Black Men" In Texas Shown To Be False | #TWIBnation
Rape Accusation Brought Against "3 Black Men" In Texas Shown To Be False | #TWIBnationWatch TWiB! Prime w/ Elon James White Monday - Thursday on TWiB.today/live http://thisweekinblackness.com http://twitter.com/twibnation http://twitter.com/elonj…
- 9 Feb 18, 4:22am -
Daddy Game Proper Ep. 1: Stop Touching My Child | #TWIBnation
Daddy Game Proper Ep. 1: Stop Touching My Child | #TWIBnationElon James White has a request. Please stop touching his child. Support independent media! Donate to #TWIBnation at donate.twib.me or subscribe to our on-demand service @TheTWIBularity…
- 17 Jan 18, 4:45am -
Post-POTUS: Obama Creates Committee To Fight Gerrymandering | #TWIBnation
Post-POTUS: Obama Creates Committee To Fight Gerrymandering | #TWIBnationWatch TWiB! Prime w/ Elon James White Monday - Thursday on http://TWiB.TODAY/live http://twib.today.com http://twitter.com/twibnation http://twitter.com/elonjames #TeamBlack…
- 27 Nov 17, 10:19pm -
TWiB! Season 4 Ep. #1 "Murdering-Ass Murderer Murders Black Man"
TWiB! Season 4 Ep. #1 "Murdering-Ass Murderer Murders Black Man"http://twib.today http://twitter.com/twibnation http://twitter.com/elonjames On the brand new season premiere of This Week in Blackness, host Elon James White tackles the murder of T…
- 3 Nov 17, 11:56am -

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‘If It Would Save The Life of Just One Child:' Gun Owner Destroys 30-Year-Old AR-15
‘If It Would Save The Life of Just One Child:' Gun Owner Destroys 30-Year-Old AR-15As calls for gun control increase all over the country in the wake of the Stoneman Douglas High School shooting one gun owner form Middletown, NY has decided to…
- 20 Feb 18, 5:33pm -
‘Black Panther’ And The Cultural Impact Hollywood Can't Deny
‘Black Panther’ And The Cultural Impact Hollywood Can't DenyActress Angela Bassett discusses the success of “Black Panther” and why representation in Hollywood matters. Winston Duke tells Ari Melber the brilliance of the Black Panther mov…
- 20 Feb 18, 5:19pm -
Trump’s Twitterstorm ‘Meltdown’ Over Mueller Indictments: ‘It’s His Stress Building Up’
Trump’s Twitterstorm ‘Meltdown’ Over Mueller Indictments: ‘It’s His Stress Building Up’President Donald Trump sent out a series of tweets hours after Special counsel Robert Mueller and the Justice Department announced indictments agai…
- 20 Feb 18, 5:00pm -
'Audacity Of Melanin In The Public Sphere’ Leads Some To ‘Exercise The Ultimate Of White Privilege’
'Audacity Of Melanin In The Public Sphere’ Leads Some To ‘Exercise The Ultimate Of White Privilege’This video is about TJMS_2018-02-19Recently Fox news host, Lauren Ingraham came out on her show attacking NBA player Lebron James for speakin…
- 20 Feb 18, 4:49pm -
LeBron James Doubles Down, Has No Plans To 'Shut Up And Dribble'
LeBron James Doubles Down, Has No Plans To 'Shut Up And Dribble'LeBron James has no plans to follow the advice of Fox News host Laura Ingraham who criticized him for his thoughts about Donald Trump. In response to Ingraham's comments, James told…
- 20 Feb 18, 4:00pm -
Trump Addresses FL High School Shooting Without Mentioning Guns Or Gun Control
Trump Addresses FL High School Shooting Without Mentioning Guns Or Gun ControlDuring a brief address on Thursday, President Trump discuss the latest mass shooting at a Florida high school without mentioning the word gun or gun control. - Did you…
- 20 Feb 18, 3:39pm -