The Congo's cobalt makes it a potential WAKANDA
The Democratic Republic of the Congo has 80% of the world's cobalt. This rare mineral is essential to lithium batteries powering our cell phones, laptops, vaping devices, electric vehicles, hoverboards, power tools, etc. Without cheap access to cobalt, the economies of the West and China would come to a screeching halt.
Africa's democracy streak offers lessons for the West
Last month presidential candidate William Ruto won Kenya’s national elections, and on Sept. 13 former president Uhuru Kenyatta peacefully handed over power to the newly elected president.
Negative portrayal of Africa and African Americans in Western media
How China, the Middle East and East India Underdevelops Africa
In the last ten years China earned the badge as the new colonizer of Africa. But Beijing is not the only foreign power seeking to exploit Africa for its vast wealth. Middle Easterners, particularly Gulf States like the United Arab Emirates, and East Indians are also part of the club and are deeply entrenched in the economies of African nations.