Abeng News is transforming from its blog format into a full-fledged news magazine. We will be carrying articles on a variety of matters written by an equally varied list of writers.
While the emphasis will be on features and analysis with some opinion pieces, we will as much as possible attempt to share critical news updates which form the basis for our articles.
In their reportage on the US withdrawal from Afghanistan, the Western media of record are doing a disservice to their roles as crafters of the first draft of history. Rather than straight reporting on the disastrous situation as it unfolds, the news consuming public is being fed reams from the point of view of what the media workers think should have happened.
People are lamenting the February 17 passing of the god-daddy of deejaying, U-Roy, labeling him a toaster. Toasting is what THEY might define as his action but the fraternity defined themselves as deejays, DJs.