A 25 year old Ghanaian Drag performer based in USA, dies mid-performance at Philadelphia bar

A Philadelphia drag performer beloved by the local LGBTQ community died Monday night during a performance at a popular gay bar. Valencia Prime, 25, was performing at Tabu Lounge and Sports bar, in the heart of Philadelphia’s Gayborhood, when she collapsed on stage, bar owner Jeffrey Sotland said. “Today we mourn the loss of a…

How Over Two Million Africans Died in World War One (I)

Two million Africans were killed when the continent was drawn into the conflagration of World War I. The war and its aftermath wrought seismic changes in Africa that remain at the root of conflicts in many countries in Africa. With World War I raging in Europe, African soldiers were forced to fight for their between…