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...

Rwanda President Kagame bags 3rd term with 99% of votes; U.S “disturbed by irregularities”

Special to USAfricaonline.com The United States said Saturday it was "disturbed by irregularities" in Rwanda's presidential election which saw Paul Kagame celebrate a third consecutive victory with nearly 99 percent of the vote. State Department spokeswoman...

USAfrica: Rwanda’s presidential elections point to another Kagame victory

Special to USAfrica, Houston. AFP Rwandans go the polls Friday in a presidential election in which strongman Paul Kagame is widely expected to cruise to a third term in office. The 59-year-old leader faces two little-known...

After 80 days, very thin Buhari’s picture having lunch in London released

@USAfricaLIVE USAfricaonline.com (Abuja, Reuters) Nigeria released a photograph of President Muhammadu Buhari on Sunday, the first in almost three months after he left the country on May 7 for medical leave in Britain. In stark contrast...

USAfrica: Basil Nnanna Ukegbu lived a life of excellence. By Emmanuel A. C. Orji

A TRIBUTE TO BASIL NNANNA UKEGBU By Emmanuel A. C. Orji Special to USAfrica and USAfricaonline.com  @USAfricaLIVE It is with a deep sense of loss that I received the sad news of the passing of a fellow...

South Africa, ANC challenged to vote against Zuma’s cronies, old politicians

@USAfricaLive   @Chido247South Africa's former finance minister Trevor Manuel has publicly stated his opposition to aged bracket of leaders (in their 70s) who are governing South Africa and the ruling African National Congress (ANC) at various...

U.S. Congressional Recognition for Chido Nwangwu on USAfrica’s 25 years of “service truly worthy of...

@USAfricaLive  @Chido247 Washington DC: U.S. Congressional Recognition has been issued to the Founder of USAfrica multimedia networks Dr. Chido Nwangwu, in the brief but authoritative assessment of the impact of his works on the business,...

Golden State Warriors wins NBA Finals against LeBron’s Cavaliers

Special to USAfricaonline.com Golden State Warriors has won the U.S NBA championship,  a few minutes ago, against the LeBron James led Cleveland Cavaliers through 4-1 game 5 win Monday night, June 12, 2017 at the...

USAfrica BrkNEWS: South Africa’s economy downgraded by Moody’s

By Zuzana Brixiova The key drivers for the downgrade are: 1) the weakening of South Africa's institutional framework; 2) reduced growth prospects reflecting policy uncertainty and slower progress with structural reforms; and 3) the continued erosion of fiscal...

Following May 30 successes, will Biafra agitators compel restructuring Nigeria? By Olu Ojewale

By Olu Ojewale Special to USAfricaonline.com  • @USAfricaLIVE IT was a day that would be remembered for a long time to come. On Tuesday, May 30, the Ndigbo from different walks of life chose to commemorate...

USAfrica: Buhari’s health issues fuel military coup stories in Nigeria

@USAfricaLIVE   @Chido247 As the leadership of Nigeria, especially across the old northern region, continue to weigh their options in the likely event that Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari's poor health becomes worse during his current...

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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...

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...