sub-Saharan Africa

Libya is among the World's largest oil economies with approximately 3.5% of global oil reserves, more than twice those of the US.
The objectives of the US military presence in Africa are well documented: counter Chinese influence and control strategic locations and natural resources including oil reserves. This was confirmed more than 8 years ago by the US State Department

Somalia has been the focus of oil and natural gas exploration. This coupled with its geographically strategic location on the Indian Ocean and near the Gulf of Aden, which is one of the most lucrative shipping lanes in the world,

During an era when Europe had only two universities, the Moors had seventeen. The founders of Oxford University were inspired to form the institution after visiting universities in Spain.
New Report Examines Civilian Deaths in French Drone-instigated Air Strike in Mali By Khalil Dewan, July 28, 2021
Rep. Ilhan Omar Questions Biden By Ryan Grim and Sara Sirota, July 26, 2021
Cooperation and Development Strategies: Angola Hosts the Conference of Portuguese Speaking Countries (CPLP) By Kester Kenn Klomegah, July 21, 2021
The SADC “Comes to the Rescue” of the Government of Mozambique, Dispatches Standby Force By Kester Kenn Klomegah, July 15, 2021
Is Foreign Meddling in Ethiopia Actually a Proxy War Against China? By Andrew Korybko, July 05, 2021
Southern African Leaders Discuss Regional Economic Integration By Kester Kenn Klomegah, July 05, 2021
Horn of Africa: Washington’s Next Arab Spring? By F. William Engdahl, July 02, 2021
The Gates Foundation’s “Corporate Merry-go-round”: Spearheading the Neo-liberal Plunder of African Agriculture By Colin Todhunter, July 02, 2021
What Explains Ethiopia’s Stunning Military Reversal in Tigray? By Andrew Korybko, June 30, 2021
Don’t Allow Another US-NATO Libya in the Horn of Africa By Black Alliance for Peace, June 28, 2021
Kenneth Kaunda, 97, Played a Major Role in the African Liberation Struggle By Abayomi Azikiwe, June 24, 2021
Malian Whirlwinds: AFRICOM and the Military Presidency By Abayomi Azikiwe, June 22, 2021
Africa to Become Testing Ground for “Trust Stamp” Vaccine Record and Biometric Digital Payment System By Raul Diego, June 20, 2021
Promoting Sustainable and Equitable Growth in Southern Africa: Lawrence Stargomena Tax By Kester Kenn Klomegah, June 16, 2021
Nigeria’s Buhari-Twitter Spat: Big Tech Power, “Hate Speech” and National Sovereignty By Adeyinka Makinde, June 14, 2021
Is Nigeria’s Twitter Ban a National Sovereignty or Anti-Democratic Move? By Andrew Korybko, June 14, 2021
The US Army’s “African Lion”: Hunting for A New Prey By Manlio Dinucci, June 08, 2021
Africa Day 2021: The Need for a Continental Response to the Global Crisis By Abayomi Azikiwe, June 02, 2021
South Africa: The Fall and Rise (and Fall?) of Apartheid By Jinan Bastaki, May 30, 2021
Is There Any Hope Left for the Horn of Africa? By Andrew Korybko, May 20, 2021
South Africa’s President Cyril Ramaphosa: We Stand with the Palestinian People By Cyril Ramaphosa, May 17, 2021
Seychelles: World’s Most Vaccinated Country See Surges in COVID-19 Cases, as USA Changes Rules for Testing Vaccinated People By TheCOVIDBlog.com, May 16, 2021
Ghost Fish: After 420 Million Years in the Deeps, Modern Gillnets from Shark Fin Trade Drag Coelacanths into the Light By Tony Carnie, May 13, 2021
Video: Kenyan Physicians Question Gene Therapy Vaccine, Say Powers of the World Are Suppressing Effective Early COVID Treatment By Uwe Alschner, Dr. Stephen Karanga, Dr. Wahome Ngare, and Kristina Borjesson, May 10, 2021
Somalia: Epicenter of Global Geopolitical and Geo-economic Competition By Kester Kenn Klomegah, May 10, 2021
Africa-China Relations: Analysing the World in Africa and the Challenges of Development By Pamela Carslake and Kester Kenn Klomegah, May 06, 2021
Instability in Somalia Continues Despite Years of Western Interventions By Abayomi Azikiwe, May 06, 2021
Chad Military Council Suppresses Mass Demonstrations Demanding Civilian Rule By Abayomi Azikiwe, May 05, 2021
The China-Africa Relationship in the 21st Century By Danny Haiphong and Black Alliance for Peace, April 28, 2021
Africa Is Choosing China over the U.S.: The Case of Cape Verde By Aidan O’Brien, April 26, 2021
Pentagon Adds Africa to Global Battleground with China and Russia By Rick Rozoff, April 20, 2021
The Economic and Social Development of the African Continent. A Russian Perspective By Prof. Ksenia Tabarintseva-Romanova, Prof. Alexei Antoshin, and Kester Kenn Klomegah, April 15, 2021
Personal Tribute to Ramsey Clark: Iraq and Rwanda By John Philpot, April 15, 2021
The Southern African Development Community (SADC) Summit Addresses the Issue of “Terrorist Attacks” By Kester Kenn Klomegah, April 11, 2021
Elephants and Wildlife Threatened by Plans to Drill for Dirty Energy in Africa’s Unique Okavango Region By Environmental Investigation Agency, April 09, 2021
South Africa: Use of Ivermectin for COVID-19 Made an Order of Court By Barbara Curson, April 07, 2021
Video: Mozambique’s Cabo Delgado Has Been Plagued by ISIS for Years By South Front, April 07, 2021
Hotel Rwanda’ Hero Kidnapped: Another Victim of Rwanda’s Grinding Machine By Keith Harmon Snow, April 07, 2021
The Great Rwanda “Genocide Coverup” By Prof Peter Erlinder, April 07, 2021
Britain’s Role in Rwanda’s 1994 Genocide By Mark Curtis, April 07, 2021
Rwanda: A Look Back at the 1994 Genocide. The Role of International Financial Institutions By Eric Toussaint, April 06, 2021
Rwanda: Installing a US Protectorate in Central Africa By Prof Michel Chossudovsky, April 06, 2021
Tanzania’s Late President Magufuli: ‘Science Denier’ or Threat to Empire? By Jeremy Loffredo and Whitney Webb, April 02, 2021
African Branch of ISIS Plans to Form Islamic Caliphate in Mozambique By Lucas Leiroz de Almeida, March 29, 2021
Cape Verde Greenlights Venezuelan Government Envoy Extradition to US By Ricardo Vaz, March 29, 2021
Elephants in Africa Face Grave Extinction Threat, New Expert Assessment Finds By Center For Biological Diversity, March 26, 2021
Inside the Horror Show of Northern Uganda By Otim Tonny, March 21, 2021
John Magufuli: Death of an African Freedom Fighter, Confronted Big Pharma and the Corrupt Covid Cabal By Celia Farber, March 21, 2021
The WHO and Big Pharma Rejected by Tanzania: President John Magufuli Says COVID-19 Vaccines Are “Dangerous and Unnecessary” By Timothy Alexander Guzman, March 21, 2021
France’s Geostrategic Interests in the Horn of Africa: The Red Sea, Djibouti and Somalia By Dr. Bischara A. Egal, March 11, 2021
Further Reflections on Women’s Suffrage and African American Emancipation By Abayomi Azikiwe, March 08, 2021
Struggling for Gender Equality in East Africa: Researches and Experiences By Kester Kenn Klomegah, February 18, 2021
Can Mining Giant Rio Tinto Be Trusted? Environmental Contamination in Madagascar By Yvonne Orengo, February 18, 2021
Hershey, Nestlé, Mars and Other Chocolate Makers Named in Child Slavery Class Action Lawsuit By Olivia Rosane, February 17, 2021
History of British Rhodesia and Zimbabwe: The First Universal Elections. Rumours of A Coup Against Mugabe. The February 14th 1980 Failed “False Flag” of Selous Scouts Mission By Adeyinka Makinde, February 16, 2021
The Great Vaccine Scam By Vasko Kohlmayer, February 15, 2021
Washington’s Man Navalny; Kagame Crimes By Robin Philpot and Phil Taylor, February 14, 2021
Health Diplomacy: China Made Vaccine Donations to Equatorial Guinea and Zimbabwe By Kester Kenn Klomegah, February 12, 2021
Trouble in Vaccine Land: The Wiliness of South Africa’s Coronavirus Variant By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, February 12, 2021
African Media Perpetuating Negative Stereotypical Narratives By Kester Kenn Klomegah, February 10, 2021
South Africa Halts Rollout of AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 Vaccine By Matthew Herper, February 09, 2021
New Vision and Leadership of the African Union By Kester Kenn Klomegah, February 08, 2021
The Russia-Africa Partnership By Armen Khachatryan and Kester Kenn Klomegah, February 07, 2021
The US-Kenya Bilateral Free Trade Agreement. Garbage In, Garbage Out By Asad Ismi, January 26, 2021
Russia’s Financial Strategy for Africa By Kester Kenn Klomegah, January 21, 2021
Remembering Cuba’s Commitment to Angola’s Liberation Movement By Don Fitz, January 21, 2021
In Memory of Patrice Lumumba, Assassinated on 17 January 1961 By Eric Toussaint, January 19, 2021
DRC: How the CIA Got Patrice Lumumba By François Soudan, January 19, 2021
Review: As Coronavirus Rises Past Three Million, Africa Still Lacks Its Own Vaccine By Kester Kenn Klomegah, January 14, 2021
First Country Bans Ivermectin, a Lifesaver for COVID — Will the US be Next? By Dr. Meryl Nass, January 07, 2021
Ivermectin: South Africa Bans ‘Miracle’ COVID-19 Treatment as “Unsafe” By Mwangi Githahu, January 07, 2021
Africa in Review 2020: Anti-Imperialist Perspectives Essential in Understanding the Way Forward By Abayomi Azikiwe, January 07, 2021
China’s “Belt and Road Initiative” Is Not Debt-trapping Africa By Lawrence Freeman, January 07, 2021
Africa in Review 2020: The African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA) and the Imperatives of the 21st Century By Abayomi Azikiwe, January 03, 2021
“Mass Sterilization”: Kenyan Doctors Find Anti-fertility Agent in UN Tetanus Vaccine? By Brian Shilhavy, December 30, 2020
Political Instability in the Central African Republic, The Role of China-Russia Cooperation By Andrew Korybko, December 28, 2020
Ethiopia
The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam Project (GERD) and the Quest for African Unity By Abayomi Azikiwe, December 23, 2020
Fracking The Okavango: Big Oil Comes For Africa’s Greatest Park By Alliance Earth, December 21, 2020
It’s Time for Africa: Assessing Russia’s Relations with the Continent By Nataliya Zaiser and Kester Kenn Klomegah, December 20, 2020
Coronavirus Protocols as Tools of Repression By Ann Garrison, December 14, 2020