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APGA backs Obiano for 2nd term; appoints new officers

APGA backs Obiano for 2nd term; appoints new officers

APGA backs Obiano for  2nd term; appoints new officers Special to USAfrica (Houston) and USAfricaonline.com  @USAfricaLive @Chido247 The All Progressives Grand Alliance (APGA) has...


#Biafra IPOB warns APC against pro-Buhari rally in Anambra

#Biafra IPOB warns APC against pro-Buhari rally in Anambra

By Chido Nwangwu @Chido247 Amidst all the speculation by millions of Nigerians regarding the health status of the Nigerian president Muhammad Buhari, a retired...


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

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

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


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


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 citizenship, was elected president on Wednesday, vowing to crack down...


Obama supports protests against President Trump’s immigration ban

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: Why latest Supreme Court ruling joining APGA’s Alex Otti to Ogah’s filing against Ikpeazu is critical.

USAfrica: Why latest Supreme Court ruling joining APGA’s Alex Otti to Ogah’s filing against Ikpeazu is critical.

By Chido Nwangwu @Chido247 The Supreme Court of Nigeria has, a few hours ago, granted the request by the governorship candidate of the All...


USAfrica: “From this day forward it’s going to be only America First,” Trump sworn in as 45th President

USAfrica: “From this day forward it’s going to be only America First,” Trump sworn in as 45th President

Special to USAfrica and USAfricaonline.com @USAfricaLive @Chido247 [Today, January 20, 2017; the wrap] Donald Trump was sworn in as the 45th President of the...


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  By Malick Ba in Dakar with Jennifer O’Mahony and Emil...


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

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 [President Obama’s farewell address...


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 unexpected twist, the great celebration and hopes of Ghanaians who...


USAfrica: Nigerians are suffering, Atiku cautions Buhari into 2017

USAfrica: Nigerians are suffering, Atiku cautions Buhari into 2017

Special to USAfrica multimedia networks (Houston) and USAfricaonline.com @Chido247 @USAfricaLive   Atiku Abubakar, Nigeria’s former Vice President (1999-2007) has publicly through a news release...


I’ll not run against Buhari in 2019, says ex-President Jonathan

I’ll not run against Buhari in 2019, says ex-President Jonathan

Special to USAfrica (Houston) and USAfricaonline.com  @Chido247  @USAfricaLive Dr. Goodluck Jonathan, the immediate former President of Nigeria, has dismissed as “fabrication” recent reports on ...


USAfrica: On achievements, Obiano outperforming his predecessors.

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...


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   My fellow Ghanaians, My Brothers and Sisters, A while ago,...


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

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...


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, Founder of USAfrica (Houston) & USAfricaonline.com Follow @Chido247   Amidst...


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 for Colonial and Postcolonial Studies at the University of Leeds.Special...


Ahead of Nov 30 Outstanding Performance Award, Obiano commended by Obi, Umeh

Ahead of Nov 30 Outstanding Performance Award, Obiano commended by Obi, Umeh

Former Special Adviser to ex-President Goodluck Jonathan on Inter Party Affairs, Senator Ben Ndii Obi; former National Chairman, All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA), Chief...


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 he never thought there would come a time when ANC...