Some African Superstitions Worth Believing Because They Are Backed by Science 

Contrary to popular opinion, superstitions aren’t an African thing alone. In Western countries, people fear black cats, the Number 13 and walking under ladders.  Some African superstitions worth believing because they are backed by science Ask Europeans why ships, boats and hurricanes are named after women, and you will not get a logical answer. That’s…

Just Like #EndSARS, Angolans Start Protests On Police Brutality

By  Amarachi Scores of citizens have left their homes to the streets to protest police brutality with placards.  A week after Nigerians took to the streets to protest against police brutality and extra-judicial killings, Angola has followed suit. Vacancy for Authors and Aggregators on ginnyent.net  Covid-19 came and upturned normal processes, forcing most to change…

West African Ancestral Cults Shows The Belief In Life After Death

By Chinelo Eze  Every society has a belief in something belief in life, belief in death a belief in life after death. These beliefs are instrumental components of culture, and they influence the disposition of a community/people. These principles could be said to be a way to understanding “death” a phenomenon that has since plagued…

Blue-eyed Woman to Model ‘Aso Ofi’ at Sustainable Fashion Week New York

By Henry Iheanacho    The 2020 edition of Africa Fashion Week London aimed at supporting sustainability of African designs premiers today, Tuesday September 15 at 6pm UK time. In partnership with the Kwara government through the office of state’s first lady Her Excellency, Yeye Aare Erelu, Dr. Mrs Olufolake AbdulRazaq, the Aso Ofi will enjoy…

Two Siblings Who Went Viral for Fighting over Pencil Get House Gift

By Henry Iheanacho Two Kenyan children named Teresiah Nyakinyua and James Mwangi, who were seen fighting over how many pencils and rubber they should buy, have been blessed in one of the most heart-melting ways. Ginna Crochets  The kids who are siblings became an internet sensation after their viral video surfaced on social media. Shortly…

AFCON Trophy Stolen from CAF Headquarters in Egypt

The Africa Cup of Nations (AFCON) trophy has been stolen from the Egyptian Football Association (EFA) headquarters in Cairo. Former Egyptian Football Association (EFA) Vice-president and current ONTime Sports broadcaster, Ahmed Shobir, confirmed the Africa Cup of Nations trophy disappeared from the headquarters of the EFA. Ginna Crochets  “The EFA started looking for some trophies…

Woman Dies During Baptism after Being Grabbed by ‘Mermaids’

A 26-year-old woman iidentified as Rutendo Nhemachena has reportedly died while undergoing baptism at Manyame river in Zimbabwe. Nhemachena is believed to have been possessed by a mermaid spirit before becoming violent and jumping into the river where the leading prophet, Isaac Manyemba was cleansing men and women with his aide only identified as Mai…

10 Children Playing Football Killed by Lightning in Uganda

Ten children have been killed in a lightning strike while sheltering from a storm during a football game in northern Uganda, police said on Friday. The boys, aged 11 to 16, had been sheltering from a storm in a makeshift structure in Arua city, northwest of the capital Kampala on Thursday, police spokeswoman Josephine Angucia…