The First Americans Were Black Indians of African Descent

Dr. David Imhotep, a respected historian and therefore the person within the world to hold a Ph.D in Ancient African Ancestry, argues that each one human originated from the continent of Africa and this includes Americans. Most books about American history begin with Cowboys and Indians, but that’s not the start of American history. An…

The Oldest African-American Owned Business in the United States

Founded in 1881, E.E. Ward Moving & Storage is the oldest African-American owned business in the United States. What started as a stop on the Underground Railroad has flourished into one of the most respected and trusted moving companies in the country. Starting with just two horses and a wagon, the company has grown over…

In 2016, A Black Doctor Removed a Baby, Operated on Her, and Then Safely Returned Her to Her Mother’s Womb

In 2016, Dr. Oluyinka O. Olutoye (who is from Nigeria) made history after he successfully co-led a team of 21 doctors to perform a very unusual surgery on a 23-week old baby at a Texas hospital. During the surgery, he removed the fetus from the mother’s womb, operated to remove a large tumor that was…

Black Woman Owner of 3 IHOP Restaurants is Giving Away Free Food to Disadvantaged Families

Adenah Bayoh, an owner of three IHOP restaurants in New Jersey, has announced that she will be providing free take-out breakfast and lunch on weekdays every day until school reopens. As a former child refugee who escaped the civil war in her home country of Liberia, she says that she very much understands the need…

Local Black-Owned Plumbing Company Expands to Dallas and Now Offers 24/7 Service

Founded by Dajadt Azakytu, DAZ Plumbing & Locating has expanded its service area to now include the entire Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex. The company, based in Waxahachie, Texas, is a Black family-owned and operated business that focuses on providing quality plumbing services and 5-star customer service. They currently have a fleet of 12 service vehicles! Dajadt comments, “We…