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Corruption and the acquittal of Nigeria’s Senate president Saraki. By Bayo Oluwasanmi

By Bayo Oluwasanmi Special to USAfricaonline.com   @USAfricaLIVE    The hypocrisy, violence, hatred, and subversion of democracy and justice with our blood letting politics will provide the minefield...

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,...

Trump’s sacking of Comey could rise to obstruction of justice. By Tim Weiner

Special to USAfricaonline.com By Tim Weiner Our commander-in-chief has made a serious miscalculation. He seems to think the U.S. government is like a reality television show...

USAfrica: #Biafra, Buhari and the children of Ojukwu. By Chido Nwangwu

Biafra, Buhari and the children of Ojukwu By CHIDO NWANGWU USAfricaonline.com @Chido247 @USAfricaLIVE Since April 25, 2017, millions of Nigerians, international security and diplomatic monitors of...

Showdown: South Africa President Zuma under pressure as parliament considers ‘no-confidence’ debate

USAfrica News & Insights from South Africa  Zuma is the first president to face a series of motions of no confidence in the National Assembly....

USAfrica: Buhari’s uninspiring administration, long medical leave and politics of 2019. By Chidi Amuta

Special to USAfrica and USAfricaonline.com @USAfricaLIVE   We must quickly draw the line. Between a groundswell of sincere well wishes for a president on medical...

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 the naira for private individuals on Monday, paving the way for...

Obama supports protests against President Trump’s immigration ban

"President Obama is heartened by the level of engagement taking place in communities around the country. Citizens exercising their constitutional right to assemble, organize and...

USAfrica: President Obama says his 8years made America better, safer

USAfrica: President Obama says his 8years made America better, stronger and safer. Special to USAfrica multimedia networks (Houston)) and USAfricaonline.com . It’s good to be home. My...

USAfrica: On achievements, Obiano outperforming his predecessors.

By Chuks Iloegbunam Special to USAfrica multimedia networks (Houston) and USAfricaonline.com @USAfricaLive In the run-up to the 2017 governorship election in Anambra State of Nigeria, Governor Willie Obiano...

USAfrica: Buhari’s policies, actions fuel latest agitation for Biafra. By Femi Aribisala

Buhari's policies, actions fuel latest agitation for Biafra. By Femi Aribisala Special to USAfrica multimedia networks (Houston) and USAfricaonline.com  @USAfricaLive   In the eight years of Obasanjo’s presidency...

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

By Manuel Barcia, Professor of Latin American History and Deputy Director at the Institute for Colonial and Postcolonial Studies at the University of Leeds.Special...

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...

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...

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...

Politics films debut at Sundance

Shortly before the first 2016 presidential nominating contest in Iowa on February 1, critics, reporters, political operatives and maybe even a few curious fans will cram into a movie theater in Park City, Utah. Debuting at the Sundance Film Festival is...

#USAfrica COUNTERPOINT: Against new #Biafra agitation; #Buhari does not disdain the Igbo. By Dozie...

USAfrica COUNTERPOINT:                                            ...

USAfrica names Gov-Elect Alex Otti as Abia OVERCOMER of the year

Abia State GOVERNOR-Elect Dr. ALEX OTTI named as ABIA OVERCOMER OF THE YEAR by the editors of USAfrica; on the cover of its January...

#Nigeria Bombshell: #Dasuki says Jonathan gave order for N10 billion cash to influence PDP...

Special to USAfricaonline.com,  and USAfrica multimedia networks, Houston. Follow USAfrica at Facebook.com/USAfricaChido , Facebook.com/USAfrica247 and Twitter.com/Chido247 Nigeria’s immediate former National Security Adviser (NSA) Sambo Dasuki has said he handed over the N10...

USAfrica: Why Nigeria’s Senate President Saraki should face falsification declaration of assets now

Why Nigeria's Senate President Saraki should face falsification declaration of assets now. By Elsie-Bernadette Onubogu, an International Consultant, former Senior Policy Adviser with the...

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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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