UNAIDS awards ex-Zambian President Kaunda for contribution to HIV/AIDS fight

UNAIDS awards ex-Zambian President Kaunda for contribution to HIV/AIDS fight

Source: Xinhua LUSAKA, May 11 (Xinhua) — The Joint United Nations Program on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS) on Friday conferred an award to Zambia’s first President Kenneth Kaunda in recognition of his contribution to the fight against HIV/AIDS. The 2018 UNAIDS Leadership Award, conferred by UNAIDS Executive Director Michel Sidibe and Zambian President Edgar Lungu, to the […]

DRC First Prime Minister Patrice Lumumba Address To The Congolese Youth

DRC First Prime Minister Patrice Lumumba Address To The Congolese Youth

History First Prime Minister Patrice Lumumba Address To The Congolese Youth. August, 1960 Source: Patrice Lumumba: Fighter for Africa’s Freedom, Moscow, Progress Publishers, 1961, pp 33-36. Written: by Patrice Lumumba; Today I am addressing the youth, the young men and women of the Republic of the Congo. In speaking to them, I am addressing these […]

BEFORE THOMAS SANKARA & NELSON MANDELA, AFRICA’S HERO WAS PRESIDENT IDI AMIN.

BEFORE THOMAS SANKARA & NELSON MANDELA, AFRICA’S HERO WAS PRESIDENT IDI AMIN.

by Hussein Lumumba Amin Today’s young Africans and new Panafricanists have little knowledge of the key role that my father President Amin played in the 70’s. As Western Empires were clinging on to the continent, Idi Amin took a highly celebrated stand against neo-colonialism and Western exploitation in Africa. He was named ‘Conqueror of the […]