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In Memoriam: John H. Bracy Jr., 1941-2022

John H. Bracey Jr., a longtime faculty member in the W.E.B Du Bois Department of Afro-American Studies at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, died earlier this month at age 81. Born in Chicago, Illinois, and raised in Washington, D.C., Bracey at...

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This Business Coach Is Saving Hundreds Of Black Businesses

Here’s a sad fact: 80 percent of Black businesses will not make it past 18 months. Most of these businesses fail because of a “faulty infrastructure or business model”. M.A.C. Enterprise Consulting, a full-service business consulting agency, is...

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CiplaQCIL, Mengo Rotary Blood Bank launch blood donation drive

By Our Reporter Cipla Quality Chemical Industries Limited (CiplaQCIL), in partnership with Mengo Rotary Blood Bank, has relaunched the blood donation drive – Hope in Every Drop. After the COVID-19 lockdown, blood donation in Uganda increased from 76...

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Big Brother Titans: Jaypee and Lukay evicted from the house

By Our Reporter Jaypee and Lukay, aka team Jaykay, are this week’s evictees from the Big Brother Titans house. Their journey came to an end after three weeks into the game, leaving 20 housemates in the running for the grand prize of US$100,000. Survi...

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DiNapoli: NYC Spending Priorities Shifted During Pandemic

The following statement was released by New York State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli regarding budget spending priorities in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic:Like many cities across the United States, New York City has adjusted its budget prioritie...

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Bonita Brown Is the New Leader of Northern Kentucky University

Bonita Brown was appointed interim president of Northern Kentucky University in Highland Heights. She is the first woman and the first African American to lead the university. “I am deeply grateful to the Board for the opportunity to work in service...