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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...


Why the Republican Party, conservative values are dying

Why the Republican Party, conservative values are dying

After returning from a recent Republican Conference where I was the keynote speaker, I couldn’t help but to notice that the average age of...


Body Bombers…Nigerians in Afghanistan

Body Bombers…Nigerians in Afghanistan

He wanted to know where I came from. When I introduced myself a Nigerian, he got more interested. Lt. Creole believes that if Nigerians...


USAfricaPOETRY: We are the Africans

USAfricaPOETRY: We are the Africans

USAfricaPOETRY We are the Africans By Konye Obaji Ori Special to USAfricaonline.com We are the Africans We rose with the sun and fell with...


African Leaders speak at U.S.-Africa Business Summit

African Leaders speak at U.S.-Africa Business Summit

Rwandan President Paul Kagame — whose government has been voted the top world reformer in the recently published World Bank report Doing Business 2010...


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...


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...


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...


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...