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USAfrica is an international multimedia company, founded since 1992 by Dr. Chido Nwangwu [author of Mandela & Achebe: Leadership, Identity and Footprints of Greatness], with its headquarters in Houston, Texas. Also, he established the 1st African-owned, U.S.-based professional newspaper published on the internet USAfricaonline.com, both assessed by the CNN and The New York Times as the largest and arguably the most influential African-owned, U.S-based multimedia networks. USAfrica’s first print edition of USAfrica magazine published August 1993; USAfrica The Newspaper on May 11, 1994; The Black Business Journal in 1998; CLASSmagazine on May 2, 2003; PhotoWorks.TV in 2005, and several platforms and products. USAfricaonline.com is powered by the global resources of USAfrica, CLASSmagazine, CLASSmagazine.TV, PhotoWorks.Tv, USAfrica.TV, MandelaAchebeChido.com, AchebeBooks.com and ChidoNwangwu.com


APGA backs Obiano for 2nd term; appoints new officers

APGA backs Obiano for 2nd term; appoints new officers

APGA backs Obiano for  2nd term; appoints new officers Special to USAfrica (Houston) and USAfricaonline.com  @USAfricaLive @Chido247 The All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) has...


USAfrica BrkNEWS: Donald Trump’s tax returns live on MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow show

USAfrica BrkNEWS: Donald Trump’s tax returns live on MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow show

“We’ve Donald Trump’s tax returns” says MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow Special to USAfricaonline.com @Chido247 @USAfricaLive MSNBC’s prime time news analysis anchor Rachel Maddow is broadcasting now,...


USAfrica: Female suicide bomber, man unleash attack killing 9 in Nigeria

USAfrica: Female suicide bomber, man unleash attack killing 9 in Nigeria

“Two suicide bombers riding in motorised rickshaws this morning detonated their explosives 10 minutes apart,” Mohammed Kanar, spokesman for Nigeria Emergency Management Agency (NEMA),...


Michelle Obama dazzles crowd at Clinton rally: “If Hillary doesn’t win that’s on us”

Michelle Obama dazzles crowd at Clinton rally: “If Hillary doesn’t win that’s on us”

Michelle Obama dazzles crowd at Clinton rally: ‘If Hillary doesn’t win that’s on us’ By Doug G. Ware. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton got...


USAfrica:  Trump refuses to say he will accept result of 2016 U.S Presidential election

USAfrica: Trump refuses to say he will accept result of 2016 U.S Presidential election

By Chido Nwangwu • @Chido247  • @USAfricaLive [contact target_email=”Chido247@Gmail.” enable_url=””][/contact] [sticky title=”” title_url=”” title_icon=”” title_bg_color=”” title_text_color=”” title_border_bottom_color=”” main_color=”” thumb_bg_color=”” enable_tab=”” count=”4″ orderby=”latest” duration=”all” show_view_all=”on”...


Lupita Nyong’o, Queen of Katwe and her surprise rap video on Instagram

Lupita Nyong’o, Queen of Katwe and her surprise rap video on Instagram

The 33-year-old Oscar-winning actress is co-star of the new movie Queen of Katwe. Lupita took to her Instagram account to celebrate reaching three million followers...


USAfrica: In strategic move, Dangote acquires gas plant in Netherlands

USAfrica: In strategic move, Dangote acquires gas plant in Netherlands

Strategic business move, Dangote acquires gas plant in Netherlands Special to USAfrica (Houston). @USAfricaLive  @Chido247 By CHIDO NWANGWU In yet another expansion of his...


USAfrica: Obiano, APGA stakeholders return Oye as Chairman; resolve leadership crisis

USAfrica: Obiano, APGA stakeholders return Oye as Chairman; resolve leadership crisis

By CHIDO NWANGWU In a combination of deft diplomacy and engagement with pragmatic realities of intra-party politics, the leadership of the APGA party of...


USAfrica: Almost $1million in cash, multiple currencies seized from homes of top Nigerian judges with Buhari’s approval

USAfrica: Almost $1million in cash, multiple currencies seized from homes of top Nigerian judges with Buhari’s approval

Nigeria’s security agency seized cash in various currencies totalling $800,000 (643,216 pounds) during raids targeting some of the country’s most senior judges in corruption...


USAfrica: After 56 years, Nigeria, Buhari still at Crossroads. By Sanya Ademiluyi

USAfrica: After 56 years, Nigeria, Buhari still at Crossroads. By Sanya Ademiluyi

Special commentary exclusive to USAfrica (Houston) and USAfricaonline.com “I covered perhaps, over 1,500 kilometres between the South East and Middle Belt areas, mostly on...


Gabon President Bongo names Ngondet new prime minister

Gabon President Bongo names Ngondet new prime minister

Special to USAfrica and USAfricaonline.com Gabon President Ali Bongo promoted foreign minister Emmanuel Issoze Ngondet to the post of Prime Minister on Wednesday [August...


Boko Haram, Abubakar Shekau, resurfaces in a video

Boko Haram, Abubakar Shekau, resurfaces in a video

The embattled leader of jihadist group Boko Haram, Abubakar Shekau, resurfaced in a video posted online Sunday, rejecting assertions by the Nigerian army that...


Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau resurfaces in a video

Boko Haram leader Abubakar Shekau resurfaces in a video

The embattled leader of jihadist group Boko Haram, Abubakar Shekau, resurfaced in a video posted online Sunday, rejecting assertions by the Nigerian army that...


Is this Africa’s best party?

Ghana's Asafotufiami Festival celebrates the victories of local warriors. No one knows when it started, but it's the biggest cultural festival on the...


Boko Haram leader mocks parents of missing girls

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Missing Chibok girls’ parents react to new Boko Haram video

Boko Haram's Abubakar Shekau seems to be the proverbial cat with the nine lives, given the number of times the Nigerian army has claimed...


Why 44% of Africans don’t trust elections

Threats, bribes and stuffed ballot boxes may sound like a political drama, but these are all real issues that Africans face during national elections,...


Algeria train collision injures 78

At least 78 passengers were injured when two trains collided in Algeria on...


Migrant boat death toll climbs above 160

At least 162 people drowned when a migrant boat capsized this week off the coast of Egypt, state media Ahram Online reported...


The stylist behind Beyoncé most controversial look

Jenke Ahmed Tailly wanted to a woman of color for his L'Officiel cover shoot. He got Beyonce, and the result was...