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Imani: Book Review

4 Apr 2020 2 minute read 0 comments troynamps

Title: Imani Author: Liliane Mukidi ISBN: 978-0-9947229-2-8 Release Date: 10 November, 2018 Imani is a book written to speak louder than our imaginary voices. It brings a better appreciation of the fact that literature is the mirror through which so...

Niger-Nigeria Military Operation Kills 89 "Bandits" and Recovers 5 Hostages

27 Apr 2020 1 minute read 0 comments AverageVancouverite

Nigerian military officials state that in an operation supported by troops from neighboring Niger, 89 "bandits" responsible for a series of attacks and raids against civilians in the Zamfara state were killed, several firearms including assault rifle...

One of Brazil's Most-Wanted Criminals Arrested in Mozambique

15 Apr 2020 1 minute read 0 comments AverageVancouverite

In an international sting operation carried out by Interpol, American drug officials, and Brazilian and Mozambique police, 49 year-old Gilberto Aparecido dos Santos, one of Brazil's most-wanted criminals who also goes by the name Fuminho, was arreste...

How to collect Cardano FOR FREE!

8 Jul 2019 1 minute read 1 comment tokyobitcoiner

So what is Cardano, and why accumulate ADA? Cardano is an ambitious third-generation blockchain platform aiming to provide secure and scalable value transfers for governments, businesses, and individuals using its token ADA. Cardano works with a meth...

6 Fined in Ghana For Attending Party Amid Covid-19 Outbreak

21 Apr 2020 1 minute read 0 comments AverageVancouverite

A court in Ghana has fined six Nigerians the equivalent of $2,500 United States dollars each for attending a birthday party in Teshie suburb of the capital city of Accra despite a 3-week lockdown implemented to combat the spread of the Covid-19 Coron...

Kenya Closes Land Borders with Tanzania and Somalia

17 May 2020 1 minute read 0 comments AverageVancouverite

In an attempt to reduce the transmission of the Covid-19 coronavirus, Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has ordered the closure of the nation's land borders with Tanzania and Somalia effective midnight local time on Saturday. The closure will exempt ca...

Burundi President Pierre Nkurunziza Dies at Age 55

9 Jun 2020 1 minute read 0 comments AverageVancouverite

Burundi's government states that President Pierre Nkurunziza has died after suffering a cardiac arrest. Initially admitted to the hospital on Saturday, June 6th, 2020, after feeling unwell, his condition initially improved but he suffered a cardiac a...

Ghana Government to Pay Citizens' Water Bills for 3 Months

6 Apr 2020 1 minute read 0 comments AverageVancouverite

Ghana's President Nana Akufo-Addo stated that to combat the spread of the Covid-19 coronavirus and to reduce the financial burdens of citizens amid the pandemic, the government will pay citizens' water bills for the next three months. In his televise...

Over 60 Dead in Twin Militant Attack in Nigeria

14 Jun 2020 1 minute read 0 comments AverageVancouverite

At least 20 soldiers and 40 civilians are confirmed dead while hundreds more were injured after two attacks by militants on the Borno state of Nigeria. According to local media, the attacks happened in the Monguno and Nganzai regions. The Islamic Sta...

Plane Carrying Medical Supplies Crashes in Somalia:

6 May 2020 1 minute read 0 comments AverageVancouverite

An African Express Airways Embraer EMB-120 plane carrying Covid-19 coronavirus medical supplies crashed and burst into flames near the city of Baidoa, Somalia, just before it was about to land at the Bardale airport. All six people on the aircraft, t...