Tagged: the african

The entrance of the royal palace of Cana bullt by King Guezo (1818-1858)

Cana, a neglected piece of Black History

BY USMAN MAMA PHOTOGRAPHY BY ARSENE KASSEGNE Cana, today a regular village with a population of ten thousand people located on both sides of the Benin-Niger interstate highway 87 miles from Cotonou (Benin’s largest......


Content restricted to paid subscription members only.


Log In Join for $30/year

Benin's President Patrice Talon

Benin Republic for Sale. Really?

BY LOU SIFA (WITH JULES MAOUSSI) There was a wide-spread joke here in Benin that the only way out of the frustration over the lingering economic malaise, the daily power outage, water cut-off and...

Donald Trump

The real reason Trump won: White fright

BY CHRISTOPHER SEBASTIAN PARKER Many presidents have assumed the reins of a divided nation, but we’ve never seen anything like the reaction to Donald J. Trump’s 2016 presidential election. It didn’t happen to Richard......


Content restricted to paid subscription members only.


Log In Join for $30/year