Author: Sarah-Jane Brown

A Look Inside Sudan

A Look Inside Sudan

“In Sudan уоu stand оn thе line fоr bread, іn America bread іѕ оn thе line fоr you”. Huda looked mе straight іn mу eyes. I quickly trу tо write dоwn thіѕ amazing quote ѕаіd tо mе bу thіѕ amazing woman. Huda Kebede, “pronounced ke-be-de, уоu hаvе tо pronounce аll оf thе e’s”, іѕ а woman frоm Sudan whо nоw works аt thе University оf Cincinnati, College оf Law. Huda wаѕ ... »

Yahya Jammeh Decrees A Four-Day Week In Gambia

Yahya Jammeh Decrees A Four-Day Week In Gambia

The Gambia has started a four-day week for public sector workers. This means that Fridays will now become an extra day off in addition to Saturdays and Sundays. According to President Yahya Jammeh who made the decree, the shorter week will give The Gambia’s 1.8 million mainly Muslim population more time to pray, socialise and tend to farm fields. In a statement last month, Mr Jammeh’s ... »

African Wild Mammals: Collective Names & Name Origins

African Wild Mammals: Collective Names & Name Origins

Going on safari to Africa? If yes, the following information might just be well worth reading for you. Collective Names of African Mammals Species Collective Noun Antelope Herd,cluster, tribe Apes Shrewdness, troop Badgers Cete, colony Cats (Wild) Destruction, dowt,  dout Cheetah Coalition Elephant Parade, herd Giraffe Tower, corps, journey, group Hedgehogs Array, prickle Hippo Raft, pod, bloat, t... »

Top 10 Young African Millionnaires To Watch

Top 10 Young African Millionnaires To Watch

This article highlights the top 10 young African millionnaires in their 20s and 30s who are blazing the trail in their individual business. According to Forbes Magazine, these group of young Africans are among a “growing number of under-40s who are legitimately amassing multi-million dollar fortunes” through their businesses rather than inheritance. In summary, the top 10 wealthiest yo... »