U.S Senator Corker says Trump is an “utterly untruthful president… debases our country”

Trump 'debases our country,' slams Republican Corker Top Republican Senator Bob Corker on Tuesday escalated his all-out war of words with Donald Trump, slamming the US president as an "utterly untruthful" leader who "debases" his...

Female suicide bombers kill 13 in Nigerian city

Maiduguri - Three female suicide bombers killed 13 people and wounded 16 in the northeastern city of Maiduguri on Sunday, security sources said.The first bomber detonated her explosive belt around 21:45 in front of...

BrkNEWS: Mugabe’s appointment cancelled as WHO goodwill ambassador

Special to USAfrica The World Health Organisation has changed its decision to make Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe its "goodwill ambassador." The appointment was followed by severe criticism from opponents of Mugabe which the WHO director general...

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

USAfrica: Mrs. Obiano  predicts her husband will win reelection in November   Special to USAfrica and CLASSmagazine http://usafricaonline.com/2017/10/15/usafrica-mrs-obiano-predicts-husband-will-win-reelection-november/ The wife Governor of Anambra State Osodieme Ebelechukwu V. Obiano has said in Houston, Texas, that she believes her...

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, making it the deadliest single attack in this Horn of...

Liberian presidential election heading towards Weah vs Boakai run-off

Special report by David S. Menjor Official preliminary results in the presidential election, announced by the National Elections Commission (NEC) yesterday, showed Sen. George Manneh Weah of the Coalition for Democratic Change (CDC) leading his nearest...

2 Nigerians killed in South Africa – in one week

A 25-year-old Nigerian residing in South Africa, Ibrahim Olalekan Badmus, has  been killed by a South African policeman - a week after another Nigerian, Jelili Omoyele, a 35 year-old cellular phone technician was shot...

USAfrica: Battle for NNPC, Ibe Kachikwu and Buhari’s cabal. By Femi Fani-Kayode

Battle for NNPC, Ibe Kachikwu and Buhari's cabal. By Femi Fani-Kayode Special to USAfrica •  @USAfricaLIVE I have little doubt that Ibe Kachikwu, the Minister of State for Petroleum Resources and Energy, regrets the day that...

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...

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BrkNEWS: Nigeria’s ex-Vice President, pioneer architect, philanthropist Alex Ekwueme, has died

Nigeria's former Vice President, nationalist, pioneer architect, philanthropist and pro-democracy advocate, Dr. Alex Ifeanyichukwu Ekwueme, has died at the age of 85. His brother and the...

USAfrica projects Obiano as RE-ELECTED GOVERNOR of Anambra

USAfrica projects Obiano as RE-ELECTED GOVERNOR of Anambra   Follow USAfrica  at Facebook.com/USAfricaChido , Facebook.com/USAfricaLive, Twitter.com/USAfricaLive/ and Twitter.com/Chido247 As the dust of partisan competition settles, votes tally and collation of ballots...

USAfrica: Amidst Zimbabwe-Mugabe uncertainty, U.S embassy closed to public

Amidst the uncertainty following the ousting of Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe by the country's armed forces, the U.S mission in Harare was closed yesterday. The...
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