About Samson Mulugeta

Samson Mulugeta has reported from 45 of Africa’s 54 countries and has lived and worked in South Africa for two decades.

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Elon Musk, white genocide, theGrio.com
The CEO of X, formerly Twitter, used his sizable platform to score political points by targeting an outspoken South African leader.
Wagner Group in Africa
After Wagner chief Yevgeny Prigozhin’s failed coup in Russia, what’s to become of Wagner’s sprawling private military presence in Africa?
January 23, 2023
For Black people in the diaspora, Ethiopia remained a beacon of hope that showed Black people had a history and culture to be proud of.
January 17, 2023
The West’s failures as well as the legacy of colonialism has driven African nations to seek geopolitical partnerships with Russia and China.
South Africa is one of the brightest spots in Africa but is in danger of falling into failed-state status because it can’t manage its energy needs.
Ghana and South Africa are common destinations for African-Americans returning to the Motherland. Here are a few more nations to consider.