How Can Africa Develop A Culture Of Sceptical Inquiry?

Posted: Tue, March 20, 2018 | By: BBI/Misc.


by Leo Igwe

While there is a critical need for sceptical rationality in Africa, it has not been such a potent force in the region. Sceptical viewpoints are seldom visible in everyday talks and discussions, in public and national debates, in the mainstream media, in scholarly and popular literature.… Continue Reading

Stop Child Marriage in Northern Nigeria

Posted: Sun, March 18, 2018 | By: Nigeria


​by Abdulrahman Aliyu

See the sadness on this young girl’s face. This was from a marriage in northern Nigeria.

My question is, will any of my educated, well to do Muslim friends from the North of Nigeria, allow this sort of thing to happen to their daughter… Continue Reading

Humanism and its possibilities in Africa

Posted: Thu, March 15, 2018 | By: Humanism


by Leo Igwe

I want to share with you the reasons I am a humanist and why I have devoted the last two decades of my life working and campaigning to promote humanism in Africa. Humanism is a way of thinking and living that emphasizes the… Continue Reading

Emelda the Tailor has Died - in Buhanga

Posted: Sun, March 11, 2018 | By: Buhanga (Uganda)


​by Masereka Sebastian

Hello Buhanga Friends

I need to tell you that Emeda has died today.

Emelda has been Buhanga tailor who has been sewing Mothers Givers school uniforms and, pillows and bags at a helping price.

She has left 4 children, 3 boys and 1… Continue Reading

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