Jo Maxwell Is Giving Black Women in Britain a Platform to Share Their Stories

by Rachel Ogbu It’s the Jo Maxwell Show !!! Following Oprah Winfrey’s momentous speech at the 2018 Golden Globes, we are all now riled up and stirred. Time is indeed up for gender stereotypes and exclusion. Thankfully, this brilliant British-Nigerian media personality has come just in time to move this conversation to the next level. […]

The Thread: “This Is Absolutely Inhumane” “Wipe Libya Off The Map” | Twitter Reacts In Horror Over Libya’s Slave Trade

BY EZINNE Twitter is taking this hard: The victims of this Libya mess are humans like you and I. Humans that deserve every right to freedom. Freedom for our fellow blacks!! Lets do this for the culture ✊ #stoplibyaslavery — KING ALI 👑 (@Ali_McHenri) November 29, 2017 This video highlights my findings. It breaks […]

APPLE releases new app APPLE CLIPS

by Rachel Ogbu Apple today introduced Clips, a new app that makes it quick and fun for anyone to create expressive videos on iPhone and iPad. The app features a unique design for combining video clips, photos and music into great-looking videos to share with friends through the Messages app, or on Instagram, Facebook and other […]

#NotMyPresident trending following #Trump win

Since Trump’s success as the next U.S president users all over the world have used the #NotMyPresident to demonstrate that there very much again Trump’s new title. This hashtag was used more than 490,000 times between last night and mid morning today! Here are some of the best tweets.​ RepostBy @saharareporters:  ​

#blacklivesmatter: People are voicing their anger on continuous police brutality in America

People have been gathering in good number  at the Triple S Food Mart to show solidarity  for Alton Sterling in Baton Rouge who was shot dead by Baton Rouge Police at the food mart on Tuesday (July 5).  According to reports:  Sterling was selling CDs outside a Baton Rouge convenience store early Tuesday morning when […]

#BRExit: Britain leaves the EU

Britain turned a major chapter in gbe history books today when a majority decided  and voted to leave the European Union after 40 years.On social media, as expected, people have been trying to understand or run commentary on the issue and what it means for the future of The UK. Not short of humour, here […]

immigration in the UK

Is There Too Much Immigration in the UK? Watch Africans in London answer the question –

Immigration in the UK has taken centre-stage, especially as the country debates the European Referendum. So BattaBox wanted to find out what people from Africa – who either their parents or themselves have immigrated to the UK – think of the debate. “I think we’re better off for immigration – the country feels richer,” says […]