USAfrica: Female suicide bomber, man unleash attack killing 9 in Nigeria

"Two suicide bombers riding in motorised rickshaws this morning detonated their explosives 10 minutes apart," Mohammed Kanar, spokesman for Nigeria Emergency Management Agency (NEMA), said on Saturday. "Nine persons lost their lives with 24 persons...

USAfrica: Trump refuses to say he will accept result of 2016 U.S Presidential...

By Chido Nwangwu • @Chido247  • @USAfricaLive In a radical, potentially disruptive message to his followers and a departure from the traditions of American democracy, the U.S Republican party flag bearer, Donald J. Trump declined...

USAfrica: In strategic move, Dangote acquires gas plant in Netherlands

Strategic business move, Dangote acquires gas plant in Netherlands Special to USAfrica (Houston). @USAfricaLive  @Chido247 By CHIDO NWANGWU In yet another expansion of his business clout and strategic position, the man reputed as Africa’s richest person and...

USAfrica: Obiano, APGA stakeholders return Oye as Chairman; resolve leadership crisis

By CHIDO NWANGWU In a combination of deft diplomacy and engagement with pragmatic realities of intra-party politics, the leadership of the APGA party of Nigeria led by the Governor of Anambra State, Chief Willie Obiano,...

USAfrica: After 56 years, Nigeria, Buhari still at Crossroads. By Sanya Ademiluyi

Special commentary exclusive to USAfrica (Houston) and USAfricaonline.com "I covered perhaps, over 1,500 kilometres between the South East and Middle Belt areas, mostly on foot during the War, over 40 years ago.... We fought to...

USAfrica: Buhari, Nigeria’s Economic Recession and Lessons from the grasshopper. By Dr. Arthur...

By Dr. Arthur Agwuncha Nwankwo Special to USAfrica (Houston) and USAfricaonline.com   There is this anecdote in Igboland about the grasshopper and the bird called “Okpoko”, a mysterious bird reputed for its queer ways. Okpoko is...

Gabon President Bongo names Ngondet new prime minister

Special to USAfrica and USAfricaonline.com Gabon President Ali Bongo promoted foreign minister Emmanuel Issoze Ngondet to the post of Prime Minister on Wednesday , a day after Bongo was sworn in following a razor-thin election...

USAfrica: Nigeria’s economy on fire while Buhari’s APC government is busy chasing rat. ...

Nigeria's economy on fire while Buhari's APC government is busy chasing rat. By Dr. Arthur Agwuncha Nwankwo Special to USAfricaonline.com,  and USAfrica multimedia networks, Houston. Follow USAfrica at Facebook.com/USAfricaChido , Facebook.com/USAfrica247 and Twitter.com/Chido247 A story was told about a certain man who would eat his...

Who are Africa’s most dangerous terror groups?

Deadly bombings, mass kidnappings and shocking massacres. CNN's Robyn Kriel explores the continent's deadliest terror organizations.

#TERRORISM: Boko Haram burns kids alive in Nigeria, 86 dead

ISIS affiliate Boko Haram burns kids alive in Nigeria, 86 dead By ISMAIL ALFA and HARUNA UMAR Dalori, Nigeria (AP) — A survivor hidden in a tree says he watched Boko Haram extremists firebomb huts and heard...

Mayor gives 16 virgin women scholarship for their chastity

A South African mayor has awarded college scholarships to 16 young women for remaining virgins to encourage others to be "pure and focus on school," her spokesman said on Sunday. The scholarship was introduced this...

Africa’s huge problem with the Internet

This week, the African Union is meeting to discuss human rights, and particularly how the continent can realize the full potential of its women.

FIFA candidate slams Asia-Africa deal

A new agreement between the Asian and African football confederations could break FIFA electoral rules, according to one of the candidates for February's presidential vote.

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