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Thomas Sankara’s 1987 killing: Burkina Faso coup leader charged over murder of ex-President

Thomas Sankara’s 1987 killing: Burkina Faso coup leader charged over murder of ex-President

Thomas Sankara’s 1987 killing: Burkina Faso coup leader charged over murder of ex-President Authorities in Burkina Faso have charged an army General who led...


#USAfricaLIVE #Biafra Aba shutdown by pro-Biafra demonstrators

#USAfricaLIVE #Biafra Aba shutdown by pro-Biafra demonstrators

#USAfricaLIVE #Biafra Aba shutdown by pro-Biafra demonstrators. Special to USAfricaonline.com,  and USAfrica multimedia networks, Houston. Follow USAfrica at Facebook.com/USAfricaChido , Facebook.com/USAfrica247 and Twitter.com/Chido247 Parts of the commercial heartland of south eastern Nigeria,...


Soccer: Nigeria wins FIFA U-17 World Cup; scoring 2-0 over Mali

Soccer: Nigeria wins FIFA U-17 World Cup; scoring 2-0 over Mali

Special to USAfricaonline.com,  and USAfrica multimedia networks, Houston. Follow USAfrica at Facebook.com/USAfricaChido , Facebook.com/USAfrica247 and Twitter.com/Chido247 Nigeria became only the second side to retain the FIFA U-17 World Cup with a 2-0...


SOCCER FIFA U-17 World Cup: Nigeria clash on Sunday in an all-African final against Mali

SOCCER FIFA U-17 World Cup: Nigeria clash on Sunday in an all-African final against Mali

SOCCER FIFA U-17 World Cup: Nigeria clash on Sunday in an all-African final against Mali Special to USAfricaonline.com,  and USAfrica multimedia networks, Houston. Follow USAfrica at Facebook.com/USAfricaChido , Facebook.com/USAfrica247 and Twitter.com/Chido247 Nigeria...


USAfrica: Gov. Obiano commissions modernized hospital in Ajalli

USAfrica: Gov. Obiano commissions modernized hospital in Ajalli

USAfrica: Gov. Obiano commissions modernized hospital in Ajalli (Ujari) Special to USAfricaonline.com,  and USAfrica multimedia networks, Houston. Follow USAfrica at Facebook.com/USAfricaChido , Facebook.com/USAfrica247 and Twitter.com/Chido247 In a few minutes, the Governor of...


USAfrica: 10 reasons why Obiano’s popularity is sky high

USAfrica: 10 reasons why Obiano’s popularity is sky high

USAfrica: 10 reasons why Obiano’s popularity is sky high. By James Eze, Special Adviser on media matters to the Anambra Governor.   Special to USAfricaonline.com,  and USAfrica multimedia networks,...


USAfrica: Biafra movement and Nnamdi Kanu’s arrest, Nigeria should respect right to peaceful expression, self-determination. By Femi Fani-Kayode

USAfrica: Biafra movement and Nnamdi Kanu’s arrest, Nigeria should respect right to peaceful expression, self-determination. By Femi Fani-Kayode

On new Biafra movement and Nnamdi Kanu’s arrest, Nigeria should respect right to peaceful expression, self-determination. By Femi Fani-Kayode, Nigeria’s former minister of Aviation...


USAfrica: Alamieyeseigha’s death reflects ill-equipped shacks designated as hospitals.

USAfrica: Alamieyeseigha’s death reflects ill-equipped shacks designated as hospitals.

Alamieyeseigha’s death reflects ill-equipped shacks designated as hospitals.   By Elsie-Bernadette Onubogu, an International Consultant, former Senior Policy Adviser with the United Nations and contributing...


USAfrica: Arrest of Nigeria’s former Minister of Petroleum Diezani exposes its moral, embezzlement and money laundering crises.

USAfrica: Arrest of Nigeria’s former Minister of Petroleum Diezani exposes its moral, embezzlement and money laundering crises.

Arrest of Nigeria’s former Minister of Petroleum Diezani exposes its moral, embezzlement and money laundering crises. By Elsie-Bernadette Onubogu, an International Consultant, former Senior Policy...


Buhari appoints self Petroleum Minister; presidential spokesman tells USAfrica on Ministerial list Nigerians should “wait and see”

Buhari appoints self Petroleum Minister; presidential spokesman tells USAfrica on Ministerial list Nigerians should “wait and see”

Buhari appoints self Petroleum Minister; presidential spokesman tells USAfrica on Ministerial list Nigerians should “wait and see” Special to USAfricaonline.com,  and USAfrica multimedia networks, Houston. Follow USAfrica...


USAfrica: Buhari, Saraki and Political Vendetta as the rule of law.  By Victor Onyiliagha

USAfrica: Buhari, Saraki and Political Vendetta as the rule of law. By Victor Onyiliagha

Buhari, Saraki and Political Vendetta as the rule of law. By Victor Onyiliagha, London-based Nigerian author/writer. Special to USAfricaonline.com,  and USAfrica multimedia networks, Houston. Follow USAfrica at Facebook.com/USAfricaChido , Facebook.com/USAfrica247 and Twitter.com/Chido247 With...


USAfrica: Nigeria’s Senate President Bukola Saraki is not above the law.  By Elsie-Bernadette Onubogu

USAfrica: Nigeria’s Senate President Bukola Saraki is not above the law. By Elsie-Bernadette Onubogu

Nigeria’s Senate President Bukola Saraki is not above the law. By Elsie-Bernadette Onubogu, an International Consultant, former Senior Policy Adviser with the United Nations...


USAfrica: Follow the Weapons trade to understand, tackle migrant crises across Europe and Africa. By Elsie-Bernadette Onubogu

USAfrica: Follow the Weapons trade to understand, tackle migrant crises across Europe and Africa. By Elsie-Bernadette Onubogu

USAfrica: Follow the Weapons trade to understand, tackle migrant crises across Europe and Africa By Elsie-Bernadette Onubogu, an International Consultant, former Senior Policy Adviser...


USAfrica: 100 DAYS OF BUHARI and why I think it’s, so far, an Ambiguous Adventure. By Chidi Amuta

USAfrica: 100 DAYS OF BUHARI and why I think it’s, so far, an Ambiguous Adventure. By Chidi Amuta

USAfrica: 100 DAYS OF BUHARI and why I think it’s, so far, an Ambiguous Adventure By Dr. Chidi Amuta.              ...


USAfrica: The Igbo hold very little claim to the making of Buhari’s government, says Chekwas Okorie

USAfrica: The Igbo hold very little claim to the making of Buhari’s government, says Chekwas Okorie

USAfrica: The Igbo hold very little claim to the making of Buhari’s government, says Chekwas Okorie Special to USAfricaonline.com,  and USAfrica multimedia networks, Houston. Follow USAfrica at Facebook.com/USAfricaChido , Facebook.com/USAfrica247 and Twitter.com/Chido247 ...


USAfrica BrkNEWS: Nigeria’s U.S Ambassador Prof. Adefuye died of heart attack at Suburban Hospital  in Bethesda

USAfrica BrkNEWS: Nigeria’s U.S Ambassador Prof. Adefuye died of heart attack at Suburban Hospital in Bethesda

USAfrica: Nigeria’s U.S Ambassador Prof. Adefuye died of heart attack at Suburban Hospital  in Bethesda Special to USAfricaonline.com,  and USAfrica multimedia networks, Houston. Follow USAfrica at Facebook.com/USAfricaChido , Facebook.com/USAfrica247 and Twitter.com/Chido247  Nigeria’s...


USAfrica: Buhari picks Babachir Lawal as Secretary to Govt, Abba Kyari as Chief of Staff

USAfrica: Buhari picks Babachir Lawal as Secretary to Govt, Abba Kyari as Chief of Staff

Buhari picks Babachir Lawal as Secretary to Govt, Abba Kyari as Chief of Staff Special to USAfricaonline.com,  and USAfrica multimedia networks, Houston. Follow USAfrica at Facebook.com/USAfricaChido , Facebook.com/USAfrica247 and Twitter.com/Chido247  Nigeria’s President...


USAfrica: Why Donald Trump is leading and confusing Republicans. By Chidi Amuta

USAfrica: Why Donald Trump is leading and confusing Republicans. By Chidi Amuta

Why Donald Trump is leading and confusing Republicans By Dr. Chidi Amuta.                        ...


USAfricaPOLITICS: APGA repositioning for 2019 elections as Oye and Maku take charge.

USAfricaPOLITICS: APGA repositioning for 2019 elections as Oye and Maku take charge.

USAfricaPOLITICS: APGA repositioning for 2019 elections as Oye and Maku take charge.   By Obinwa Nnaji (Executive Editor of USAfrica for Nigeria and west...


USAfrica: Buhari appoints Obasanjo as his Special Envoy

USAfrica: Buhari appoints Obasanjo as his Special Envoy

USAfrica: Buhari appoints Obasanjo as his Special Envoy Special to USAfricaonline.com,  and USAfrica multimedia networks, Houston. Follow USAfrica at Facebook.com/USAfricaChido , Facebook.com/USAfrica247 and Twitter.com/Chido247 President Muhammadu Buhari has appointed former President Olusegun...