Today in History: August 10 — Smithsonian Institution was created

 

IMG_4007.JPG

Smithsonian National Museum for African American History and Culture 

On this day in 1846, U.S. President James K. Polk signed into law an act establishing the Smithsonian Institution.

In his will, an English chemist and mineralogist, James Smithson, Continue reading

Advertisements

Shocking! Instead of seeking solutions to Nigeria’s economic woes, its government organised former leaders to sing

Most Nigerians are experiencing the worst economic crisis of their lifetime, as the country is officially in recession. President Muhammadu Buhari, the nation’s leader, ran Continue reading