Pope speaks on “old and new forms of slavery, discrimination”, condemns “oppressive regimes”

Special to USAfricaonline.com @USAfricaLive (UPI) -- Pope Francis marked Easter Sunday with an address praying for relief for the violence-beset populations of Syria, south Sudan, Iraq, and Ukraine. The pope appeared before a crowd of...

USAfrica: President Obama says his 8years made America better, safer

USAfrica: President Obama says his 8years made America better, stronger and safer. Special to USAfrica multimedia networks (Houston)) and USAfricaonline.com . It’s good to be home. My fellow Americans, Michelle and I have been so touched by...

USAfrica: Congo’s Kabila and Gambia’s Jammeh disgrace to democracy in Africa

By LEARNMORE ZUZE The world, today, watches with indignation as armed forces massacre innocent civilians justly protesting against incumbent Democratic Republic of Congo President Joseph Kabila, whose mandate to rule expired in November. For nearly...

USAfrica: Ghana President Mahama accepts election defeat with dignity

CONCESSION SPEECH OF PRESIDENT JOHN MAHAMA Special to USAfrica (Houston) and USAfricaonline.com @USAfricaLive   My fellow Ghanaians, My Brothers and Sisters, A while ago, I phoned Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and offered him my congratulations for emerging the winner...

USAfrica: Buhari’s policies, actions fuel latest agitation for Biafra. By Femi Aribisala

Buhari's policies, actions fuel latest agitation for Biafra. By Femi Aribisala Special to USAfrica multimedia networks (Houston) and USAfricaonline.com  @USAfricaLive   In the eight years of Obasanjo’s presidency (1999-2007), there was no headline-grabbing demand for Biafra.  Ditto for...

USAfrica: The rise and rise of Africa’s top pr exec Emeka Oparah. By Chido...

Special to USAfricaonline.com and USAfrica multimedia networks (Houston). @USAfricaLive Emeka C Oparah (ECO) bestrides his environment in the manner of the colossus that he has become. We shall keep the C still coded. This brilliant mass...

USAfrica: Biafra movement and Nnamdi Kanu’s arrest, Nigeria should respect right to peaceful expression,...

On new Biafra movement and Nnamdi Kanu’s arrest, Nigeria should respect right to peaceful expression, self-determination. By Femi Fani-Kayode, Nigeria’s former minister of Aviation Special to USAfricaonline.com,  and USAfrica multimedia networks, Houston. Follow USAfrica at Facebook.com/USAfricaChido , Facebook.com/USAfrica247 and Twitter.com/Chido247   I am not a Biafran...

USAfrica: 100 DAYS OF BUHARI and why I think it’s, so far, an Ambiguous...

USAfrica: 100 DAYS OF BUHARI and why I think it's, so far, an Ambiguous Adventure By Dr. Chidi Amuta.                                    ...

USAfrica: A Tribute to Dan Orji of Peacocks. By Mazi E.A.C Orji

A Tribute to Nze Dan Chukwuemeka Orji.                                                      ...

Cameroon: Boko Haram suspects with explosives arrested

Cameroon: Boko Haram suspects with explosives arrested. Special to USAfricaonline.com, and USAfrica multimedia networks, Houston. Follow USAfrica at Facebook.com/USAfricaChido , Facebook.com/USAfrica247 and Twitter.com/Chido247 Cameroon officials have arrested three suspects carrying a bag containing improvised explosive devices...

Boko Haram strikes again; 30 killed in Ngamdu; hundreds run from homes

At least 30 people were killed in three attacks by Islamists in northeastern Nigeria, local officials and inhabitants said Wednesday. The three assaults were carried out simultaneously Tuesday. In the deadliest, over 20 were killed...

‘Just as violence can go viral, so can love’

The cultural "separateness" of South African society has been the most deeply disturbing part of my otherwise pleasant four years of living in South Africa.

After Garissa, Kenyan schools living in fear

The looming threat of Al-Shabaab has terrified students and teachers in Kenya.

USAfrica: Jonathan or Buhari, who will be a better C-in-C for Nigeria?

Jonathan or Buhari: Who will be a better C-in-C for Nigeria? By Rev. Joshua Amaezechi Understandably, insecurity is one issue that tops political discourse as we countdown to the March 28, 2015 presidential election. In the...

#USAfrica BRKNEWS…. Nigeria: Suicide bomb blast hits President Goodluck Jonathan rally in Gombe;...

#USAfrica BRKNEWS....  Nigeria: Suicide bomb blast hits President Goodluck Jonathan rally in Gombe; only 3 minutes after GEJ left rally. Special to USAfrica multimedia networks, Houston,                      ...

Abia’s north American diaspora applauds Alex Otti’s blueprint

Abia's north American diaspora applauds Alex Otti’s blueprint Special to USAfricaonline.com, CLASSmagazine,  and USAfrica multimedia networks, Houston. Follow USAfrica at Facebook.com/USAfricaChido , Facebook.com/USAfrica247 and Twitter.com/Chido247 USAfrica: An international electronic Live Call-in townhall event involving key leaders and influential voices across the Abia State communities in the...

USAfrica: Amidst tears, agony, late Don and Nkem Okoro get Houston, diaspora farewell...

USAfrica: Amidst tears, agony, late Don and Nkem Okoro get Houston, diaspora farewell event. By CHIDO NWANGWU. Special to USAfricaonline.com, CLASSmagazine,  and USAfrica multimedia networks, Houston. Follow USAfrica at Facebook.com/USAfricaChido , Facebook.com/USAfrica247 and Twitter.com/Chido247 The greater Houston African community and from across the U.S friends of the...

Nigeria’s 2015 presidential election offers slim choice of Buhari versus Jonathan.

Nigeria's 2015 presidential election offers slim choice of Buhari versus Jonathan. By C. K. Ekeke, M.Div., PhD Special to USAfrica multimedia networks, Houston,                                ...

Boko Haram, Baga and Nigeria’s Federal Republic of Insecurity. By Chido Nwangwu

Boko Haram, Baga and Nigeria's Federal Republic of Insecurity.                            By Dr. Chido Nwangwu. Boko Haram has turned Jonathan's Nigeria, with brazen impunity,...

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Showdown begins as Atiku quits Buhari’s APC ahead of 2019 elections

The jockeying for the 2019 presidency in Nigeria has seen the opening of a major and familiar ambition by former vice President Atiku Abubakar...

BrkNEWS: Sacked VP of Zimbabwe, Emmerson Mnangagwa, to be sworn in as President this...

75-years-old former Vice President of Zimbabwe, Emmerson Mnangagwa, will be sworn in as president this Friday November 24, 2017, according to the government-controlled Zimbabwe Broadcasting...

#USAfrica #BrkNews Finally, Zimbabwe’s president MUGABE quits under pressure

#USAfrica #BrkNews Finally, Zimbabwe’s president MUGABE quits under pressure
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