Tuesday, January 3, 2012

Concert Promoter is Kidnapped When Nas Fails to Show up in Angola

Patrick Allocco says goons came and kidnapped him when Nas took the money and didn't perform in Angola.

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Monday, December 26, 2011

Woman Who Sent Fake WMDs and Anti-Semitic Monkey to Politician is Shot Dead by Police

Jameela Barnette seemed to be very upset with the Jewish community when she died. 

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Monday, December 19, 2011

Mrs. Botswana Speaks Out about Black Women Being Left out of the 2011 Mrs. Universe Pageant

The 2010 - 2011 Mrs. Botswana, Nomalanga Mhlauli-Moses, writes about the exclusion of black women from the lists of finalists and judges at the 2011 Mrs. University pageant. 

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Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Idris Elba Set to Play Nelson Mandela in "Official" Biopic

Idris Elba as Nelson Mandela?  Hmmmmm

 

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Wednesday, November 30, 2011

Wyclef Defends Charity After Being Accused of Squandering Millions

wyclef jean is being accused of mismanaging funds in his foundation

A lot of folks are asking Wyclef - where did all that money go? 

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Friday, November 25, 2011

Thursday, October 27, 2011

Ballin Out of Control.....African Prince Has $2 million Maserati and Private Jet Seized by the Feds

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Did you know that Maserati's can cost $2 million dollars?  This guy does.

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Saturday, October 22, 2011

Nigerians Sue Dutch Shell for $1 Billion for Oil Spill Damages


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A tribal king in Nigeria has filed a lawsuit in the US courts against Royal Dutch Shell.  The suit, filed in Detroit, is seeking $1 billion in damages for pollution that the company has allegedly done to the environment, which has made people sick. 

Thursday, October 20, 2011

Gadhafi is Dead

Libyan leader Gadhafi is dead

The Libyan dictator had a 42-year run that has now come to an end. 

Mother of Conjoined African Twins Begs for International Help

Joined at the chest and abdomen, these twins were born in a remote region of Cameroon.

Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Saturday, September 10, 2011

Monday, September 5, 2011

Gadhafi Calls Out US: "They Want to Control Our Oil By Force"



Gadhafi calls out 'Imperialist" forcesBy: Shani K. Collins, Your Black World
Muammar Gaddafi is not Tweeting or Facebooking, but he sure is sending messages to the Libyan people.  The outlandish, flamboyantly dressed ruler of Libya said in no certain terms will he surrender, as he encouraged Libyans to continue to fight rebels.
In several new statements, Gaddafi said:
“This time the imperialists want to re-occupy Libya to deprive the Libyan people of their resources. They also want to control our water and oil by force. They want to occupy Libya, occupy the great industrial river. Imperialism by force has led us into a war.  The Libyan people have no interest in entering such a war.  They want to humiliate the Libyans by force.  We have to return Libya to its glorious days.  They want to control our resources in order to subjugate us.”
“The imperialist powers want to subjugate the Libya people.  We prefer death to being subjugated under western control.  We will not allow Libya to become a colony. Libya’s soil will become fire in order to burn them.   You will not settle on our land.   You will not find it easy to staying on our.”  “Prepare yourself for a long campaign.  The imperialists powers will not be able to fight this campaign for long.  Stop this campaign and let the Libyan people reach an agreement.   The different tribes will always stand against you.”
Clearly convinced that the female gender is the weaker sex, Gaddafi, said: “We will fight in every valley, in every street, in every oasis, and every town.  We won’t surrender again; we are not women; we will keep fighting.”
National Public Radio reports: “After six months of civil war, rebels have seized control of most of Libya, including the capital Tripoli, effectively ending Gadhafi’s rule.  The longtime leader and his family have not been captured, but rebels say they are hot on Gadhafi’s trail.  Rebels say they are carefully pulling together clues about Gadhafi’s whereabouts from captured regime fighters and others.
Gadhafi has been the ruler of Liyba for 42-years.  Despite Libya’s current civil war, Gadhafi refuses to step down.
Shani K. Collins is a freelance writer.  You may visit her at www.shanicollins.com

Thursday, August 25, 2011

Wednesday, August 17, 2011

Near Record Food Prices Threaten to Cause More Hunger in Africa


By JasmineHughes
The Horn of Africa has seen better days.  Recently, we have been hearing reports of the prolonged droughts, particularly in struggling areas like Somalia, but also contributing to the dire situation are the near record high food prices.  According to the World Bank Group’s Food Price Watch released earlier this week, the prices of food are near the record high levels seen in 2008.

New Film Discusses the Crisis in the Congo: A Must See

Tuesday, August 16, 2011

Walmart Seeks to Expand Into Africa

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by Kirsten West-Savali, Your Black World

Monday, August 15, 2011

Peace Corps Volunteer Molested Young Girls in a South African Orphanage

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By JasmineHughes, Your Black World 

Marita Rademeyer, a South African psychologist, said South African studies show only 1 in 9 reported cases of child abuse go to court, and the rare times when convictions are made, sentences rarely approach the 30 years that a peace corps volunteer now faces in the U.S.

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Thursday, August 11, 2011

Meet Ahmed: A Face of Somalian Starvation

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By JasmineHughes

We’ve all seen the graphic pictures on the news and read the heart wrenching stories on the famine currently happening is Somalia. The situation doesn’t seem to be getting any better and for some the help may have come a bit too late.

Wednesday, August 10, 2011

US To Give $100 Million to Somalia

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The Somalia famine crisis is considered to be one of the worst humanitarian crisis in decades.

According to U.S. reports, over 29,000 children 5 years of age or younger have died within the last three months. The United Nations stated that close to 700,000 Somali children are considered malnourished, which will probably add to the death toll of small children.

Tuesday, August 9, 2011

American Moms Working with Mothers in Africa

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by Ayvaunn Penn, Your Black World

For those mothers who love their little ones, the affection they shed on their children connects them to mothers across the world. That is what the ten American mothers — including African-American mom Karen Walrond — learned on their trip to Kenya. This group of mommy bloggers is a part of the ONE campaign. The mission of their trip was to be able to share with the moms in the U.S. what moms in Kenya face with challenges such as HIV, malaria, and famine.

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Friday, August 5, 2011

Somalia Famine Claims The Lives Of Over 29,000 Children


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A reported 29,000 children under the age of 5 have died in the recent famine in Somalia, according to estimates by the U.S. government. The drought is the worst in Somalia in the last 60 years, and the United Nations estimates that there are over 640,000 small children who are acutely malnourished. They also predict that the number of dead children will continue to grow.

Nancy Lindborg, a U.S. government official who works with ailing countries, said that the 29,000 children that have died have all passed in the last 90 days. The United Nations has declared that there are three famine zones in Somalia, bringing the total up to give. Over 3.2 million out of 7.5 million people in Somalia are in dire need of assistance.

It has been difficult to get support to the people of Somalia because there are al-Qaida-linked militants controlling some of the areas in need of food. Al-Shabab is denying that there is a famine, and won't allow the World Food Program to enter into the areas it controls.

Tens of thousands of refugees have fled to nearby countries in search of food and water.

Thursday, July 28, 2011

Gates Foundation Accused of Ordering African Vaccinations at Gun Point

By JasmineHughes

Vaccinated or not, either way you’re getting shot. That is the message being sent by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation and its partners in Africa that are helping the organization achieve its goal of vaccinating every single child on the planet.

According to a recent report in the Malawi Voice, at least 131 Malawian children were vaccinated this week at gunpoint after having previously fled the country with their parents to avoid the pokes.

 

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Tuesday, July 26, 2011

UN and Other Groups Meet to Solve Somalia Famine Problem

by Ayvaunn Penn, Your Black World

According to reports from CNN, “the World Bank has pledged more than $500 million for famine victims in Somalia as the United Nations met in emergency session Monday to address the aid response in Somalia, the hardest-hit nation in the region.” Robert B. Zoellick, the World Bank President, released a public statement saying, “Immediate relief and recovery is the first priority, and it is important to act fast to reduce human suffering.” The UN reports that over 12 million people are suffering from the famine, and that includes two regions of Somalia.

Tuesday, June 14, 2011

Fox News Racism: Host Says Obama is “Inviting Hoods to the Hizzouse”

Fox Business is out of control with their racism.

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