CATEGORY: AFRICA


USAfrica: Devaluation of Nigeria’s Naira begins, informally; projected $1 to N600

USAfrica: Devaluation of Nigeria’s Naira begins, informally; projected $1 to N600

By Ulf Laessing and Chijioke Ohuocha Abuja, Feb 20, 2017; Reuters: Nigeria effectively devalued...


USAfrica: Readout of President Trump’s Call with Nigeria’s President Muhammad Buhari

USAfrica: Readout of President Trump’s Call with Nigeria’s President Muhammad Buhari

Special to USAfricaonline.com @Chido247 @USAfricaLive The Office of the Press Secretary of the President of...


USAfrica: Buhari gets invitation  from Trump to White House; arms deal in consideration

USAfrica: Buhari gets invitation from Trump to White House; arms deal in consideration

Special to USAfricaonline..com   @USAfricaLive [Reuters] Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari discussed a possible new...


TRUMPED: U.S Federal Appeals court rules against Trump’s travel, immigration ban

TRUMPED: U.S Federal Appeals court rules against Trump’s travel, immigration ban

Special to USAfricaonline.com @USAfricaLIVE @Chido247 #TRUMPED: U.S Federal Appeals court rules against President Donald...


Somalian-American Mohamed Mohamed elected President

Somalian-American Mohamed Mohamed elected President

Mogadishu (AFP) – Former Somali prime minister Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed, who holds joint American...


USAfrica: Gambia’s tyrant Yahya Jammeh flies into exile in Equatorial Guinea

USAfrica: Gambia’s tyrant Yahya Jammeh flies into exile in Equatorial Guinea

Gambia’s defeated leader Yahya Jammeh and his family have flown into exile in Equatorial Guinea,...


African troops move into Gambia as elected president sworn in; Gambians erupt in celebration

African troops move into Gambia as elected president sworn in; Gambians erupt in celebration

African troops move into Gambia as elected president sworn in; Gambians erupt in celebration...


USAfrica: Ghana’s new President’s team apologizes for plagiarizing George Bush’s speech

USAfrica: Ghana’s new President’s team apologizes for plagiarizing George Bush’s speech

Special to USAfrica multimedia networks (Houston) and USAfricaonline.com • @USAfricaLIVE   In a rather...


USAfrica: Congo’s Kabila and Gambia’s Jammeh disgrace to democracy in Africa

USAfrica: Congo’s Kabila and Gambia’s Jammeh disgrace to democracy in Africa

By LEARNMORE ZUZE The world, today, watches with indignation as armed forces massacre innocent...


Nigeria, Senegal forces prepare to invade Gambia if Jammeh refuses to leave January 19

Nigeria, Senegal forces prepare to invade Gambia if Jammeh refuses to leave January 19

The Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS), formed by 16 countries, declared the...


USAfrica: Ghana President Mahama accepts election defeat with dignity

USAfrica: Ghana President Mahama accepts election defeat with dignity

CONCESSION SPEECH OF PRESIDENT JOHN MAHAMA Special to USAfrica (Houston) and USAfricaonline.com @USAfricaLive  ...


USAfrica BrkNEWS: Ghana’s President Mahama disagrees Akufo-Addo has won the 2016 presidential election beyond “riggable margin”

USAfrica BrkNEWS: Ghana’s President Mahama disagrees Akufo-Addo has won the 2016 presidential election beyond “riggable margin”

Special to USAfricaonline.com @USAfricaLive Nana Akufo-Addo, 72-years old technocrat, has reportedly won the 2016...


Boko Haram and Why Nigeria is concerned about the Trump presidency. By Chido Nwangwu

Boko Haram and Why Nigeria is concerned about the Trump presidency. By Chido Nwangwu

Boko Haram and Why Nigeria is concerned about the Trump presidency. By Chido Nwangwu,...


USAfrica: Fidel Castro, Africa liberation ally, in the eyes of history. By Prof. Manuel Barcia

USAfrica: Fidel Castro, Africa liberation ally, in the eyes of history. By Prof. Manuel Barcia

By Manuel Barcia, Professor of Latin American History and Deputy Director at the Institute...


Investigation:150 peaceful pro-Biafra activists killed in chilling crackdown by Nigerian gov’t

Investigation:150 peaceful pro-Biafra activists killed in chilling crackdown by Nigerian gov’t

Investigation:150 peaceful pro-Biafra activists killed in chilling crackdown by Nigerian gov’t By Amnesty International. Special...


Battling woes, ANC internal crises, South Africa President Zuma says “the enemy is among us”

Battling woes, ANC internal crises, South Africa President Zuma says “the enemy is among us”

Special to USAfrica (Houston) and USAfricaonline.com South Africa President Jacob Zuma on Friday said...


USAfrica: Almost $1million in cash, multiple currencies seized from homes of top Nigerian judges with Buhari’s approval

USAfrica: Almost $1million in cash, multiple currencies seized from homes of top Nigerian judges with Buhari’s approval

Nigeria’s security agency seized cash in various currencies totalling $800,000 (643,216 pounds) during raids...


Gabon President Bongo names Ngondet new prime minister

Gabon President Bongo names Ngondet new prime minister

Special to USAfrica and USAfricaonline.com Gabon President Ali Bongo promoted foreign minister Emmanuel Issoze...


Did President Obama get his first phone snub from Ivory Coast’s embattled President Gbagbo? by Chido Nwangwu

Did President Obama get his first phone snub from Ivory Coast’s embattled President Gbagbo? by Chido Nwangwu

Did President Obama get his first phone snub from Ivory Coast’s embattled President Gbagbo?...