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Trump Gives Speech at UN, Shouts-Out Friends 'Getting Rich' Off of Africa Before Referring to Non-Existent Nation of 'Nambia'

Donald Trump's speech to African leaders at the UN General Assembly on Wednesday was a mess—as we all expected it to be.

Donald Trump made his first appearance at the United Nations General Assembly in New York City yesterday, where he—once again—spewed nationalist rhetoric and shared plans to "totally destroy North Korea" in a charged speech, addressed to a room full of world leaders.

During a luncheon he hosted with African leaders from Ethiopia, South Africa, Zimbabwe, Nigeria, Côte d'Ivoire, and a host of other African countries, the president decided to share his thoughts on the current state of African affairs.

"Africa has tremendous business potential,"Trump said. "I have so many friends gong to your countries trying to get rich, I congratulate you. They are spending a lot of money. But it does, it has tremendous business potential."

Yes, because the only reason why the continent of Africa matters right now is because it presents an opportunity for wealthy white men to get even wealthier off the backs and resources of Africans—again. Is anyone really surprised that Trump is basically championing neocolonialism?

Nope. No one is surprised.

A photo of Robert Mugabe and crew stalely reacting to Trump's speech has been spreading throughout social media, but we can't help but notice the irony in this particular photo being used to ridicule Trump—Mugabe is also trash. Besides, he was probably just "resting his eyes" anyway.

As you’d expect, the entire ordeal was a messy showing of Trump's general lack of aptitude as it relates to international affairs—and just about everything else for that matter. At one point, he  referred to the non-existent nation of "Nambia." I wonder what he has to say about Wakanda.

He meant Namibia, of course.

The Twitter responses have been on fire:

All in all, it's great to see that Trump thinks Africa has so much potential. Sadly, he himself has zero, but as we know, that's never stopped a white man from getting undeservedly far in life—so here we are.

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Reekado Banks Recalls The Carnage of The #EndSARS Protests In Single 'Ozumba Mbadiwe'

The Nigerian singer pays his respects to those lost during last year's #EndSARS protests.

Nigerian singer and songwriter Reekado Banks is back with a track that is as socially important as it is a banger. It seems fitting for the singer's first solo release of the year to be a tribute to his fellow countrypeople fighting for a country that they all wish to live in. The 27-year-old Afrobeats crooner has returned with endearing track 'Ozumba Mbadiwe', honoring the one-year anniversary of the #EndSARS protests that saw the Nigerian government authorize an onslaught of attacks on Nigerian citizens for their anti-government demonstrations.

The protests took the world by storm, additionally because the Nigerian government insists that none of the police brutality happened. In an attempt to gaslight the globe, Nigerian officials have come out to hoards to deny any and all accusations of unlawfully killing peaceful protesters. Banks mentions the absurd denials in the track, singing "October 20, 2020 something happened with the government, they think say we forget," in the second verse. Reekado's reflective lyrics blend smoothly and are supported by the upbeat, effortless Afrobeat rhythm.

In another reflective shoutout to his home, 'Ozumba Mbadiwe' is named after a popular expressway on Lagos Island that leads to the infamous Lekki Toll Gate where protesters were shot at, traumatized, and murdered. Although packed with conscious references, the P.Priime produced track is a perfect amalgamation of the talents that Reekado Banks has to offer; a wispy opening verse, a hook to kill, and an ethereal aura to mark this as a song as a hit. On "Ozumba Mbadiwe," all the elements align for Reekado's signature unsinkable sound to take flight.

Check out Reekado Bank's lyric video for his single 'Ozumba Mbadiwe'

Reekado Banks - Ozumba Mbadiwe (Lyric Video) www.youtube.com

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