USAfrica: Buhari says “Those who are agitating for [Biafra] were not born by 1967”

USAfrica: Buhari says "Those who are agitating for were not born by 1967" National address by Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari, on October 1, 2017 Special to USAfrica multimedia networks, Houston • @USAfricaLive • @Chido247 October 1st remains...

Boko Haram strikes again in Nigeria’s Borno, sets 150 homes on fire, kills 3

Boko Haram killed three people and set fire to scores of homes in a raid targeting vulnerable rural communities in northeast Nigeria, a local official said on Thursday. Modu Ganamani, information officer for the...

Soccer: Ghana stuns Nigeria 4-1 to win WAFU cup

Ghana has won the West Africa Football Union Cup of Nations following a resounding defeat of their bitter soccer rivals Nigeria by a 4-1. It was a game dominated by Ghana over the Super Eagles. Here's the...

McCain kills Trump/Republicans’ second effort to repeal ObamaCare

Washington (AFP) - US Senator John McCain on Friday announced his opposition to the latest Republican attempt to replace Barack Obama's signature health care law, likely dooming the repeal effort. It is the second time...

On Radio Biafra, British govt contradicts Nigeria’s Info minister

Special to USAfrica and USAfricaonline.com Contrary to the claims yesterday , made by Nigeria's Information minister, Alhaji Lai Mohammed, that the Buhari administration had approached the British government requesting that they shut down the IPOB...

USAfrica: Why I joined protest against Buhari at U.N over killings and Biafra. By...

Exclusive special report for USAfrica & USAfricaonline.com By JANE ONYINYE IKEZI, Esq. First, there is an ongoing crime against humanity occurring in Nigeria. The Nigerian government has shown a reckless disregard for human lives, particularly the...

BrkNews: IPOB tells Trump, U.N to hold Nigeria’s Buhari responsible for killing, torture of...

@USAfricaLive @Chido247 By Chido Nwangwu USAfrica: As the global social media, human rights organizations, citizens and journalists publish disturbing and violent images, evidently, capturing the activities of the Nigerian army against unarmed members of the Indigenous...

Obasanjo advises Buhari military methods will not resolve Biafra issues

Nigeria’s former President, retired General Olusegun Obasanjo has cautioned President Muhammadu Buhari that his current use of force against members of the Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) is not a wise approach to the...
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USAfrica BrkNEWS: VIDEO Nigerian soldiers torture, kill and maim Igbo youth and IPOB activists...

VIDEO BrkNEWS: Nigerian soldiers torture, allegedly kill and maim Igbo youth and IPOB activists on Aba-Umuahia expressway in Abia State. The videos are drawing severe condemnation and outrage against Nigeria's President retired Gen. Muhammadu...

Soccer: FIFA orders replay of South Africa and Senegal World Cup clash in November...

AFP: The world's soccer governing body FIFA on Wednesday ordered a World Cup qualifier between South Africa and Senegal to be replayed after the referee was banned for match fixing. The November 2016 tie, which...

Obama on Why Trump’s decision against young immigrants is cruel, wrong

Special to USAfricaonline.com  @USAfricaLive @Chido247 U.S former President Barack Obama on Tuesday September 5, 2017, strongly disagreed with his successor President Donald Trump's decision to, hopefully, force the end of  a program which protects young immigrants...

After Supreme Court nullifies Kenya presidential election result, major challenges ahead

A decision by Kenya's Supreme Court to annul the results of last month's presidential election was hailed Friday by analysts as "historic" and "an example for the rest of the world". However, they warned that...

Hurricane Harvey unleash catastrophe in Houston, parts of Texas

Houston/AP: Floodwaters reached the roof lines of single-story homes on Monday, and people could be heard pleading for help from inside as Harvey kept pouring rain on Houston after a chaotic weekend of rising...

Angolans elect retired General Lourenco as President

Luanda (AFP): Angola’s next president, Joao Lourenco, is a ruling party loyalist and former general who endured several years out of favour after angling for the top job in the 1990s. Since then, Lourenco, 63, has...

Zimbabwe’s First Lady Grace Mugabe exposes South Africa’s “Animal Farm”

By Sidney Majoko If there was ever a perfect time for a visiting first lady to waltz into South Africa and break our laws, this is it. Grace Mugabe allegedly assaulted a South African citizen...

USAfrica: Buhari warns Nigerians “to question our collective existence as a nation… is a...

By Nigeria's President MUHAMMADU BUHARI, on August 21, 2017 Special to USAfrica (Houston) • @USAfricaLIVE  •  @Chido247   My dear citizens, I am very grateful to God and to all Nigerians for their prayers. I am pleased...

USAfrica: Buhari to address Nigerians on Monday, following return from London

  Special to USAfrica (Houston) • @USAfricaLIVE  •  @Chido247 Nigeria's President retired Gen. Muhammadu Buhari will address Nigerians on Monday morning, following his return earlier today from medical treatment in London since May 7, 2017. The USAfrica...

2 Earthquakes measuring 6.8 hit Liberia’s coastal sea

Dots show seismic activity along the Mid-Atlantic ridge (thin red line), including today's two instances (orange dots) | Map courtesy of usgs.com The west African country of Liberia monitored (in consultation with the U.S) an...

BrkNEWS: Kenya election, Prez Kenyatta leading; opposition leader Odinga rejects results as “fictitious, fake….”

NAIROBI (Reuters) - Kenya opposition leader Raila Odinga said he rejected results from the country's election commission on Tuesday's presidential vote, raising fears his supporters could mount street protests. "They (the results) are fictitious, they...

USAfrica: Suspects arrested in the Anambra church massacre

Special to USAfricaonline.com @Chido247 Some of the suspects involved in the massacre of members of the St. Philips Catholic Church in Ozubulu, near Nnewi, Anambra State have been arrested. Governor Obiano disclosed this on Monday, and...

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Sex-ual Harassment and the Weinstein allegations. By Attorney Patrick Chukelu

Sex-ual Harassment and the Weinstein allegations. By Attorney Patrick Chukelu, contributing editor of USAfrica Prof. Anita Hill's salacious testimony against the confirmation of Clarence Thomas to...

USAfrica: Mrs. Obiano  predicts her husband will win reelection in November  

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FLASHPOINT: Most powerful bomb blast ever in Somalia’s capital kills over 300

The most powerful bomb blast ever witnessed in Somalia's capital killed at least 231 people with more than 275 injured, a senator said Sunday,...