Ugandan street kids reinvent wheel

On the streets of the Ugandan capital of Kampala, scores of vulnerable children face uncertain futures. But one former street kid, Innocent Byaruhanga, is hoping to turn things around with his sustainable shoe start-up.

8 whiz kids changing medicine

While their peers were playing video games or panicking about the prom, a group of young whiz kids has been prioritizing medical innovation.

U.S. teen accused of child sex assaults in Kenya

In April, Matthew Lane Durham volunteered his time at a children's home in Nairobi, Kenya, which recruited people from Oklahoma churches to provide food, housing and clothes to neglected kids in the African nation.

This 23-year-old has 24 kids

In Rwanda, young genocide survivors are forming "artificial families" to help each other financially and emotionally.

USAfrica: American Visa, Nigerians and a typical day of torment at the U.S consulate

American Visa, Nigerians and a typical day of torment at the US consulate By Adewale Adeoye Follow USAfrica at Facebook.com/USAfricaChido , Facebook.com/USAfrica247   Twitter.com/Chido247 USAfrica: Every upsetting creation has its own odd value, though. This blustery morning, it was a huge...

Radio DJ feeds hungry kids

A radio presenter in Burundi is feeding the country's war orphans and street children.

U.S Senator Cruz, Nigerians do not like to be stereotyped as scammers…. By Chido...

U.S Senator Cruz, Nigerians do not like to be stereotyped as scammers…. By Chido Nwangwu, Founder & Publisher of USAfrica Exclusive commentary to USAfricaonline.com, CLASSmagazine and USAfrica multimedia networks, Houston. Follow  Twitter.com/Chido247,  Facebook.com/USAfricaChido USAfrica, Houston: On Monday night, October 21, 2013, the flat-earth ideologue,...

Plane Crash, Agagus, Nigerians and lack of sensitivity. By Emeka Oparah

Plane Crash, Agagus, Nigerians and lack of sensitivity.   By Emeka Oparah Special to  USAfricaonline.com, CLASSmagazine and USAfrica multimedia networks, Houston. USAfrica: The October 3, 2013 crash of Associated Airline plane conveying the body of Mr. Olusegun Agagu, the former Governor...

CHUBA OKADIGBO: Philosopher, scholar, strategist and mentor (1941-2003). By Chido Nwangwu

Dr. CHUBA OKADIGBO (1941-2003): Philosopher, scholar, strategist, wordsmith, publisher, activist, orator, traditionalist (Oyi of Oyi) and former President of the Senate of the Federal Republic of Nigeria.                 ...

Street kids to stage stars

Africa Umoja is an explosive stage show, featuring the talents of former street children. Its songs and rhythms are a musical history of South Africa.
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