Gaddafi is half-Corsican/half Turkish:
Gaddafi was born in a Bedouin family near Sirt. Although this claim is not proven, there is speculation that his biological father was Albert Preziosi, a Free French Forces air officer of Corsican origins.
Kedu Nwa-anyi obu-ya,
di ka ututu,
di ka onwa,
di ka ndi aya, kelogu! – (Igbo Rendition)
Who is she
that cometh forth
as the morning rising
fair as the moon
bright as the sun
terrible as an army
stretched forth in battle arrays
The “Cool Ruler” has died. Reggae great Gregory Isaacs, who earned that chilled-out honorific thanks to his natty dress and emphasis on romantic, yearning tunes, died at the age of 59 at his home in London following a yearlong battle with lung cancer, according to BBC News.
First black mayor elected in former East bloc (Culled from BBC World)
A Ghana-born doctor is believed to have become the first black mayor of town in the former East bloc.
Invented an improved electrical resistor used in ALL electrical and electronic circuitry today!
Few inventors have had the lasting impact of Otis Boykin. Look around the house today and you’ll see a variety of devices that utilize components made by Boykin – including computers, radios and TV sets.
The power of love is stronger than death
Again we say:
Love is much stronger than death,
Yes, it is much more powerful than the graves.
For its coals thereof
are coals of fire that will never quench,
and the fires thereof
have a most vehement and vivant flame.