Minneapolis council agrees to replace police with community model

Minneapolis leaders voted unanimously Friday to disband the US city’s police force and replace it with a “community” safety department, a reaction to transformational changes demanded in mass protests against racial injustice. The plan comes three weeks after the death of African-American George Floyd while in Minneapolis police custody, a killing that sparked widespread calls […]

AU ex-envoy, others decry maltreatment of Africans in China

Arikana Chihombori-Quao warns against sending 300m Chinese to Africa by 2030 A former African Union Ambassador to the United States and president, Africa Diaspora Development Institute (ADDI), Dr. Arikana Chihombori-Quao, and others have kicked against the maltreatment of Africans in China. ADDI is the umbrella organisation of over 210 million people living in the Diaspora. […]

BREAKING: Sanders Drops Out Of United States Presidential Race

The Vermont independent senator’s 2020 bid started off strong. Bernie Sanders has announced that he is ending his presidential campaign. The Vermont independent senator’s 2020 bid started off strong.  He narrowly missed first place in Iowa before picking up wins in New Hampshire and Nevada.  All the while, his campaign continued to rake in millions […]

Bill Clinton says he feels ‘terrible’ that affair has ‘unfairly’ defined Monica Lewinsky’s life

(CNN)Bill Clinton reflects emotionally in a new documentary about his 1990s affair with Monica Lewinsky, saying that he feels “terrible” the affair has defined the former White House intern’s life and seeks to explain the sexual relationship as something that he “did to manage my anxieties for years.”Clinton, asked why he entered into the relationship, says […]