CATEGORY: HEALTH


Mammogram and Breast Cancer test controversy: Liberian-American women on USAfricaPoll

Mammogram and Breast Cancer test controversy: Liberian-American women on USAfricaPoll

Allyson Brown Sirleaf, daughter-in-law of Liberia’s President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, lent her voice to the discussion despite being miles away in Liberia. The...


Assassination attempt: Guinea’s junta leader Camara ‘critical’; flown to Morocco…

Assassination attempt: Guinea’s junta leader Camara ‘critical’; flown to Morocco…

CRISIS IN GUINEA: Assassination attempt by one of his aides in troubled west African country, Guinea’s junta leader Camara ‘critical’; flown to Morocco…. Guinea’s...


In memory of Nigeria’s anonymous President Yar’Adua and the devil himself, Obasanjo

In memory of Nigeria’s anonymous President Yar’Adua and the devil himself, Obasanjo

In memory of Nigeria’s anonymous President Yar’Adua and the devil himself, Obasanjo. By Rudolf Okonkwo, USAfricaonline.com columnist and CLASSmagazine correspondent December 2, 2003: Just like...


Yar’Adua should resign, handover to VP; politicians, activists demand; some signatories deny statement….

Yar’Adua should resign, handover to VP; politicians, activists demand; some signatories deny statement….

NEWS: Yar’Adua should resign, handover to VP: some politicians, activists demand; some signatories deny statement By Obinwa Nnaji in Lagos, USAfrica Executive Editor (Nigeria)...


Obama deploys 30,000 soldiers; gets “war president” rebuke from his ally Michael Moore

Obama deploys 30,000 soldiers; gets “war president” rebuke from his ally Michael Moore

Obama gets “war president” rebuke from his ally Michael Moore in an open letter Dear President Obama, Do you really want to be the...


Danger of Failure of Anambra State for Igbo Civilization

Danger of Failure of Anambra State for Igbo Civilization

Danger of Failure of Anambra State for Igbo Civilization By Okey Mbonu, JD —– USAfrica and USAfricaonline.com (characterized by The New York Times as...


Life and death tales follow Nigeria’s President Yar’Adua to Saudi Arabia, again.…

Life and death tales follow Nigeria’s President Yar’Adua to Saudi Arabia, again.…

Life and death tales follow Nigeria’s President Yar’Adua to Saudi Arabia, again.… Nigeria President’s health, performance and politics USAfricaonline.com Special report By Chido Nwangwu...


American families, soldiers anguished by Fort Hood killings by Muslim-American soldier; Obama says no rush to conclusion….

American families, soldiers anguished by Fort Hood killings by Muslim-American soldier; Obama says no rush to conclusion….

Col. Ben Danner said Hasan was shot at least four times and was in critical condition. Hasan, a 39-year-old man from Virginia, was shot multiple...


AIDS: S. Africa’s prez Zuma vows ‘onslaught’; activists support

AIDS: S. Africa’s prez Zuma vows ‘onslaught’; activists support

"We need to do more, and we need to do better, together. We need to move with urgency and purpose to confront this enormous...


Kidnap crimes: Onitsha America’s prez Egbunike announces N1milllion to Police

Kidnap crimes: Onitsha America’s prez Egbunike announces N1milllion to Police

USAfricaonline.com NEWS Exclusive: For foiling kidnap crimes, Onitsha America’s president Dr. Egbunike announces N1milllion to Police command     Special report by Chido Nwangwu...


Violent protests over poverty in South Africa

Violent protests over poverty in South Africa

With the growing discontent, new President Jacob Zuma is pressured to meet his promise of easing inequality in South Africa. There are millions who...


Scientists join forces on AIDS spread in Africa

Scientists join forces on AIDS spread in Africa

“We live in a world that is more interconnected every day, and we have all seen how pathogens such as HIV or the swine...


Literature, Culture and Development: The African Experience

Literature, Culture and Development: The African Experience

In all of these essays and more, we can readily discern a tentative, but increasingly confident approach towards a definitive statement concerning what Dr....


Democrats who voted against public OPTION got $19 million from healthcare firms, lobbyists

Democrats who voted against public OPTION got $19 million from healthcare firms, lobbyists

Finance Committee Chairman Max Baucus (D-MT) alone accounts for nearly $8 million of the total. In addition, five of his former staff members --...


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...


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....