HISTORY

Itan BaBa Alajo Shomolu, [Real story of Baba Alajo Shomolu]

ALAJO SOMOLU, Nigeria’s Most Famous Thrift Collector Alphaeus Taiwo Olunaike is not a name that many Nigerians are familiar with.…

1 month ago

History: Short History Of Onitsha A City In South East Nigeria

The history of Onitsha is said to have begun with the migration of its people from the Benin Empire towards…

9 months ago

History of a Nigerian Leader, Who was General Murtala Mohammed

General Murtala Muhammed was Nigeria's former Head of State between 1975 and his assassination in 1976. But who was he…

10 months ago

History: Bet You Didn’t Know This About Nnamdi Azikwe

Nnamdi Azikiwe was selected to represent Nigeria in the long-distance running events of the 1934 British Empire Games in England…

10 months ago

History: A True Friend of Africa Fidel Castro Was Born Today

Fidel Castro was born on this day in 1926. The late Castro, who was Cuba’s 15th president, was revered for…

10 months ago

This Is A Video Proof That Africans Settled In South America Long Before Columbus’s Voyage

Long before Christopher Columbus set out for his first trip to the Americas in 1492, a number of Africans had…

10 months ago

I Bet You Didn’t know That California is Named After A Black Queen – Read Full Gist Inside

History is interesting. The deeper one digs, the more likely one can find many possibly true stories and explanations for…

10 months ago

This man was the only passenger of known African ancestry to die on the Titanic in 1912

When the 1997 blockbuster movie, “Titanic” was released in 1997, telling the story of the over 1,000 people who died…

11 months ago

Daniel Abodunrin, the Nigerian prophet who was eaten by lions while ‘replicating’ a Bible story in 1991

This story happened years ago and I always wondered how it really went down. I now present it to you,…

11 months ago

Kunta Kinte Island, the 15th-century transit point and settlement for European traders to Africa

The name Kunta Kinte might ring a bell of the famous story of a young man born in 1750 and…

11 months ago

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