Volkswagen Opens Rwanda’s First Car Assembly Plant This is a first step in the German car company’s plan to help build up the African auto industry.

Volkswagen Opens Rwanda’s First Car Assembly Plant This is a first step in the German car company’s plan to help build up the African auto industry.

Volkswagen has opened the first car assembly plant and launched a car-sharing service in Rwanda’s capital, Kigali, as part of larger plan to play a leading role in Africa’s emerging automotive industry. “Rwanda does not need to be a dumping ground for second-hand cars, or second-hand anything,” said President Paul Kagame in a statement. In 2017 there were 300,000 […]

Black History Today

Black History Today

Andrews Kwame Danso A great leader of the American Civil Rights and Labor Movements, Asa Philip Randolph died on May 16, 1979 in New York City.  He was born on April 15, 1889 in Crescent City, Florida. The first primarily African American Labor Union; the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters was organized by Randolph. In […]

ABOYEJI IS THE ONLY NIGERIAN ON WEF’S LIST OF YOUNG GLOBAL LEADERS

ABOYEJI IS THE ONLY NIGERIAN ON WEF’S LIST OF YOUNG GLOBAL LEADERS

By VI Iyinoluwa Aboyeji has been named among the World Economic Forum 2018 Young Global Leaders (YGL), a platform for young innovators and influencers in the world. The World Economic Forum unveiled 100 young leaders in the 2018 Young Global Leaders forum acknowledging their outstanding and unique achievements in their various fields. The Co-founder of Andela and Flutterwave, […]