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Banking on Africa: the examples of Kaberuka and Sinon

Banking on Africa: the examples of Kaberuka and Sinon

The goal of the African Development Bank (AfDB) Group is to create sustainable economic development and social progress in its regional member countries (RMCs),...


Femi Kuti brings the roof down at Chicago’s Ravinia music festival

Femi Kuti brings the roof down at Chicago’s Ravinia music festival

Can't Buy Me, a song that addresses the sugar daddy syndrome, was greeted by cheers.... When he sang his anti government song, Se...


Nigeria’s troubled banking system and need for CBN reforms

Nigeria’s troubled banking system and need for CBN reforms

Nigerian banking is being pulled from the crisis and profligacy of the past 5 years inflicted by bank executives and some failings on the...


Africa Action, ECOWAS condemn Guinea’s killing of 160 “peaceful demonstrators”

Africa Action, ECOWAS condemn Guinea’s killing of 160 “peaceful demonstrators”

"They were raping women publicly. Soldiers were shooting everywhere and I saw people fall" Mouctar Diallo, opposition...


Darfur, Sudanese refugees face rape daily in Chad

Darfur, Sudanese refugees face rape daily in Chad

The Amnesty International report says the women and girls are attacked by villagers living nearby, members of the Chadian army and aid workers in...


If it is building bigger churches, no other race surpasses ‘Black/African’ folks in Africa or USA

If it is building bigger churches, no other race surpasses ‘Black/African’ folks in Africa or USA

Despite many years of separation from the continent, the way Blacks and Africans do things are alarmingly similar. They will build a bigger church...


Houston can’t wait for expanded light rail

Houston can’t wait for expanded light rail

Light rail holds too significance to the Bayou City of the 21st century to be considered only so casually, disjointedly and often from partisan...


Nigeria set to be world’s 2nd Largest Supplier of Liquefied Natural Gas

Nigeria set to be world’s 2nd Largest Supplier of Liquefied Natural Gas

Special Adviser to the President on Petroleum Matters, Dr. Emmanuel Egbogah, who made these known said "Nigerian LNG has a total installed capacity of...


USAfrica: Why Nigerian and Africa’s leaders are leading them nowhere. By Prof. Herbert Ekwe-Ekwe

USAfrica: Why Nigerian and Africa’s leaders are leading them nowhere. By Prof. Herbert Ekwe-Ekwe

In an interview with the Financial Times (London), Nigeria's leader retired Gen. Obasanjo could not but admit: "In three years I went round...


My aversion to patronizing ‘Save’ Africa campaigns by Europeans, Americans

My aversion to patronizing ‘Save’ Africa campaigns by Europeans, Americans

My aversion to patronizing 'Save' Africa campaigns by the West. By Uzodinma Iweala. Such campaigns, however well intentioned, promote the stereotype of Africa...


Palm Pre is Pre(mature); I’ll live in the iPhone digital universe

Palm Pre is Pre(mature); I’ll live in the iPhone digital universe

Beyond the media-pr hype, based on actualities , interface, reliability, and features, I think this first Palm Pre might just be Pre(mature) in comparison...


HONORS

HONORS

DISTINGUISHED AWARDS: USAfrica’s Founder Chido Nwangwu, Gen. Teidi get honorary Doctorate of Humanities degree The leading U.S-sponsored international christian education college/seminary in Africa, WATS...


USAfrica’s Founder Chido Nwangwu, Gen. Teidi get honorary Doctorate of Humanities degree

USAfrica’s Founder Chido Nwangwu, Gen. Teidi get honorary Doctorate of Humanities degree

The U.S.-sponsored, leading international christian education college/seminary in Africa and an affiliate of the University of Nigeria (UNN), WATS, during its 20th Anniversary events...


President Obama, hate-mongers and mob cons

President Obama, hate-mongers and mob cons

Why has the Republican party given nods and winks to their tailored, predictable, toxic mobocracy of the "healthcare town-hall meetings" masquerading as democratic expressions....


Obama’s Africa agenda, our business and democracy.

Obama’s Africa agenda, our business and democracy.

Signally, Obama's White House chose the small west African country of only 23 million peoples, spurning Ghana's neighbor, the "giant of Africa" Nigeria with...


Obama’s Africa agenda, our business and democracy

Obama’s Africa agenda, our business and democracy

Obama is in Ghana principally for America's core strategic interests: Oil. I know that oil and stable access to oil are vital parts of...