Ancient Egypt was the cradle of civilization on earth, in fact archaeological and biblical history has proved Egypt to be the first recognized world power. But Egypt was not always the name the name of ancient Egypt was "kemet" which means black soil or place. For the purpose of clarification ancient Egypt and Egypt are quite different, one being that the language and culture of ancient Egypt is different from Egypt itself today.
Read and see photos below: 1. Hausa (78 Million people) There are 67 million people in Nigeria. The populations of Niger, Benin, Ivory Coast, Sudan, Ghana, Chad, Togo, Burkina Faso, and Algeria are all considerable. They are a varied group who speak Hausa as their first language.
Normal routine was brought to a halt in Edo state in Benin after a woman who had been pronounced dead came back to life at the University of Benin Teaching Hospital. [Photo Used For Illustration] An eyewitness who requested her identity to be concealed said that the woman's body was brought to the morgue when she had passed on a few days ago.
Meet The Woman Who Married A Roman Father, Formed New Church, Made Him Pope And Declared Herself 'God'
West Africa is no stranger to larger-than-life pastors and mega-church structures that dominate the religious society with huge followings. This is a story of a black West African woman who got the gift of healing at the younger age of 19 and used it to gather a following that saw her open her own church.
Music is well known to entertain reduce stress and give a sense of relaxation. The following is list of some young musicians who have managed to win the hearts of many in music industry. 1.Rema His real name is Divine Ikubor, he was born in 2000 Benin city Nigeria but he is popularly know by his stage name rema.
1.Senegal vs Benin. This two will clash for African Cup Qualifying round, and both side are in good form.The host will have a home advantage when they welcome Benin's side who are placed fourth on the table.Head to head,they have met several times and most of their matches have ended in low scoring of goals.
1.Tunisia vs Mali. First leg ended in favour of Tunisia.Tunisia need to avoid defeat at home to qualify for back-to-back World Cups and a sixth overall,while Mali need a big turnaround if they’re to qualify for the World Cup for the very first time. My Prediction:Ft [email protected]
Hello and welcome to my daily news hub.Today on board we take a look at Africa's richest person, Aliko Dangote is a Nigerian business man. He is the CEO of Dangote group an industrial conglomerate, born on April 10 1957 Kano,Nigeria. According to Forbes he has an estimated wealth of 14 billion USD as of 2022,ranking him the wealthiest man in Africa.
In the south-eastern region of Nigeria called Benin, the first Voodoo temple was founded in 1727. The Benin people were originally from Dahomey (now known as Benin) and they took their entire culture with them when they immigrated to Nigeria. The temples in Nigeria are a visible testament to the importance of Voodoo and its development in Africa’s Slave Trade - a history where religion served as an escape for slaves.
List Of African Musicians With The Most Grammy Awards. The Grammy Awards were launched back in 1959 to recognize participants in the entertainment industry for their exceptional and creative work. Ever since its inception, it has greatly expanded to become the world's leading society of elite professionals in the entertainment industry.
It is a pleasure to come your way again dear readers. In this article, we would talk about Nigerian Actor Nosa Rex. You will also see some of his eye- catching photos that are causing a stir on social media. Who is Rex? He is a multi- talented Nigerian actor and entertainer in Nollywood who has been monikered by his fans as Baba Rex.
Blessings Asoko Nigerian young lady from Benin has revealed in an interview with BBC News Pidgin saying that her life struggles to be a female welder, as people including her friends claim that she will never get a man of her own because of her welding work. Blessings Asoko claimed that although she has come through many opportunities like going abroad and working there as a prostitute she declined because she loved and believed in her handwork, the young lady also revealed that her eyes drip water at night because of the spark she faces ever day on her duty, she sometimes deals with electrical shocks.
Voodoo is a highly mysterious religion that is practically in Benin.It is actually recognized as an official religion in Benin. Voodoo was declared to be a national religion of Benin in the year 1996 by the former president Soglo. There is even a national holiday known as Voodoo day;which is a public holiday.Benin even has a national voodoo museum.
After years of playing football with little success,a body responsible for overseeing football activities in Benin, Benin football Federation are have now considered changing their nickname from Squirrel. This is a proposal that comes for the first time since the establishment of this soccer national team decades ago.
In the world, there are many prominent politicians who have been elected by the citizens. Some are doing a great job while others have been accused of stealing money from the government through corruption cases while others are funding terrorist. These cases of supporting terrorist is against humanity and all suspects should be jail.
In Benin, a former opposition leader Patrice Talon, Mr. Reckya Madougou has been convicted by a court of terrorism and sentenced to 20 years in prison, where his lawyers have denounced the case, which has no witnesses. Mr. Reckya's lawyers said his “crime did not represent an alternative to President Patrice Talon”.
In recent years, things have not been good in Africa. First, the corona virus disease did hit hard the continent and when it comes to politics, things have been getting ugly by time. Leaders of opposition have not been resting, they have been causing all sorts of problems to the sitting Head of States and that seem to be the trend.
Benin's opposition leader Reckya Madougou was on Saturday sentenced for 20 years.She was found guilty by the Economic Crime and Terrorism court based in Benin's capital Porto-Novo.Reckya Madougou was accused of financing terrorism activities,a crime she denied.According to Madougou's lawyers,the 20 hours hearing did not allow witnesses from her side.Reckya Madougou's woes began on March 2021.This was after she was accused of financing an assassination attempt on a top government official.Madougou was arrested and has been facing trial since then.She was banned from vying as a presidential candidate in the recent Benin general elections that Patrice Talon won.Below are pictures of the beautiful Benin leader who was sentenced.
Back in 2021, Kenya was ranked among several countries including Morrocco, Nigeria, Ghana and Benin where money laundering, terror financing and finance fraud are rife. According to the report, criminals were using the unregulated networks of hawaladars and other unlicensed remittance systems to facilitate cash-based, unreported money transfers.
Several estates in Nairobi County will experience an eight-hour-long power outage on Wednesday, January 26. This is according to a statement by the power utility firm, Kenya Power and Lighting Company (KPLC). Kenya Power noted that the outage was a result of planned maintenance activities between 9:00 am and 5:00 pm.