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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