How different Black groups became free

Haiti – Slave Revolt   1804, (Achieved through war and violence)    Mistakes made -In 1825, France, with warships at the ready, demanded Haiti compensate France for its loss of men and slave colony. In exchange for French recognition of Haiti as a sovereign republic, France demanded payment of 150 million francs (modern equivalent of $21 […]

Highest ranked State Universities

University of California – Berkeley  (35) University of Virginia – Charlottesville (36) College of William and Mary – Williamsburg (39) University of Michigan – Ann Arbor (41) University of California – Los Angeles (45) University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill (49) University of Illinois – Champaign (68) University of Wisconsin – Madison (69) University […]

10 Highest Grossing Nollywood Films

1. The Wedding Party   1) 30 Days In Atlanta Year released~ 2014, Domestic gross~ 137,200,000 Director ~Robert Peters 2. Fifty 100,000,000   3) Half Of A Yellow Sun Year released~ 2013 Domestic gross ~60,000,000 Director ~ Biyi Bandele 4) October 1 Year Released ~2014 Domestic gross~60, 000, 000 Director~Kunle Afolayan 5) IJE Year released~2010 […]

10 Countries that are the most dependent on foreign aid

Liberia The election of Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Africa’s first elected female leader, in 2005 ushered in a period of hope for this West African country that remains damaged from the effects of a 14-year civil war. In 2010, Johnson Sirleaf declared that “Liberia should not need aid in 10 years,” but most agree that the […]

Top 10 Countries that receive the most remittances

India $70 billion 2. China $64 billion 3. Nigeria $35 billion 4. Phillipines $30 billion 5. Mexico $22 billion 6. Egypt  $17.5 billion 7. Pakistan   $14.6 billion 8. Bangladesh $13.8 billion 9. Vietnam  $11 billion 10. Ukraine $9.6 million   Countries that depend most on remittances Tajikistan (52 per cent) 2. Kyrgyz Republic (31 […]