The perfectly timed photographs capture chilling moments that only history books can describe. The moments of defeat, fall or death, and even near calls, thrill us as glimpses of our own mortality. As humans, we're comfortable with being too distracted by the unpleasant truth that life is short, and often cheap. The panicked look of a man about to commit suicide, or the last glimpse of a doomed spaceship crew, or the remorseful gaze of a captured Nazi war criminal - these are the frozen moments that make us shudder, but we can't look away.

Fuel, cash shortages cause fury among Nigerians ahead of election MikeRivero Fri, 02/03/2023 - 07:40

Muhammed Bazza has been queueing for petrol in the blazing sun for four hours, while Alexander Okwori has spent the last two waiting at an ATM.

Bazza said he had woken up at 4:30 am to try to beat the petrol queues, but it didn’t work – shortly after 10 am, when he was just 10 metres (30 feet) from the petrol pump, he was told to leave.

South Africa’s energy crisis is teetering on the edge of a major political and economic crisis.

Bogged down by inefficiency, ineptitude, and severe levels of corruption, the country’s power utility Eskom has proven incapable of providing sufficient and reliable energy to the nation's grid, despite the domestic abundance of coal. Once one of the most reliable utilities in Africa, Eksom now exists in a state of constant emergency which is currently threatening to push the country into civil disarray and economic catastrophe.

Morocco has sent tanks to Ukraine to boost its counter-offensive against Russian forces, Algerian news outlet Menadefense has revealed.

Nearly 20 T-72B tanks were reportedly supplied to Kyiv’s forces, making Rabat the first African nation to send armored vehicles to the war-torn country.

According to the report, Czech defense firm Excalibur Army modernized the tanks before they were sent to Ukraine.

One would reasonably expect a worldwide pandemic that began three years ago to have been recorded with some ballpark accuracy in case counts, and morbidity and mortality data throughout the world by now, as each hemisphere has been through three winters.  One would also expect that a worldwide vaccine campaign that peaked over a year ago to have resulted in reliable vaccine uptake maps.  One would expect a general consensus regarding such data.  So let’s accept the above maps as not (or not yet) disputed, and as reliable documentation of historical events of pinnacle importance, events that

 Police fired tear gas at demonstrators in eastern Congo on Wednesday after dozens of people took part in an unauthorized protest in Goma against the presence of foreign troops to help quell violence from armed groups.

Authorities later detained some participants, as well as some journalists covering the protest.

Leaders of the seven-nation East African Community resolved last year to create and deploy a regional force to eastern Congo, where the M23 rebel group has been blamed for growing violence.

The Republic of South Africa (South Africa) has given Russia and China permission to conduct naval exercises off its coast. This is reported by Fox News.

Joint exercises called Operation "Mosi" ("Smoke") will be held in the period from February 17 to 26. They will involve three Chinese ships, two Russian ships and a South African naval platform.

This is the last report of anti-white South African Farm Attacks of 2022. The earlier months are listed at the bottom.

  • A farmer's wife was attacked in Musina, Limpopo province of South Africa.

After ransacking the house, the five attackers made off with the farmer’s vehicle, 11 firearms, an undisclosed amount of cash, a laptop and a cellphone.