Former President Barack Obama was paid $400,000 to speak at A&E Network’s upfronts on Thursday, according to the the New York Post.

The former U.S. president has been facing criticism after it was reported he will receive another $400,000 to speak at a healthcare conference in September. Former President Barack Obama was paid $400,000 to speak at A&E Network’s upfronts on Thursday, Read more

Ahmed Kathrada South Africa’s Anti-Apartheid Icon, who was jailed alongside Nelson Mandela has died at 87

SOUTH Africa’s anti-apartheid icon Ahmed Kathrada, who was jailed alongside Nelson Mandela has died after a short illness.  Legendary freedom fighter was often described as Mandela’s “trusted lieutenant”, an “unsung hero” and “humble icon”. Ahmed Kathrada, a former South African political Read more

Zimbabweans have apparently been asked to give no less than 150 dairy cattle towards President Robert Mugabe’s 93rd birthday festivities

Mugabe turns 93 on February 21. The nonagenarian has been in power since 1980 when the southern African nation accomplished its autonomy from frontier Britain. Over the previous years, the long time ruler has been known for indulgent birthday festivities Read more

The Clinton Foundation will continue many of its programs serving African countries, according to the 2016 annual report issued online this week and an accompanying letter from former United States President Bill Clinton.

The foundation came under heavy fire during America’s bitter 2016 presidential contest, in which former U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton lost to newly inaugurated President Donald Trump. The campaign and its fallout led to some reorganizations within the foundation Read more