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MANDELA'S condition "critical, difficult"; background to his recurring lung infection. @Twitter.com/Chido247, Facebook.com/USAfricaChido n Facebook.com/USAfrica247   By Chido Nwangwu, USAfrica: After several, back and forth statements, the President of South Africa Jacob Zuma has issued another statement a few minutes ago on...

Liverpool’s biting racist Luis Suarez deserves 10-game ban; good riddance to bad rubbish! By...

Liverpool's biting racist Luis Suarez deserves 10-game ban; good riddance to bad rubbish! By Chido Nwangwu, Founder & Publisher of USAfrica, and the first African-owned, U.S-based newspaper published on the internet USAfricaonline.com Twitter.com/Chido247, Facebook.com/USAfricaChido Facebook.com/USAfrica247 USAfrica 20th ANNIVERSARY :: May 11, 2013 @Hilton...

USAfrica: Imo Gov Rochas Okorocha hints at possible 2015 Nigerian Presidential run

The Governor reiterated that he is a member of All Progressive Grand Alliance (APGA) and that the 2011 death of the leader of APGA and respected hero Ikemba Ojukwu is not the end of the party. Okorocha added he and Governor Peter Obi are in good terms. He asked where -- within the context of the Nigerian presidential elections -- will the Igbo be in 2015? Gov. Okorocha said that the Igbo need to have a representative at the apex level in 2015. He won the elections of April 2011, beating the poorly performing incumbent governor Ikedi Ohakim (of the PDP).

Abia’s north American diaspora applauds Alex Otti’s blueprint

Abia's north American diaspora applauds Alex Otti’s blueprint Special to USAfricaonline.com, CLASSmagazine,  and USAfrica multimedia networks, Houston. Follow USAfrica at Facebook.com/USAfricaChido , Facebook.com/USAfrica247 and Twitter.com/Chido247 USAfrica: An international electronic Live Call-in townhall event involving key leaders and influential voices across the Abia State communities in the...

‘Beyond Aspiration’, JFK and notes on founding of USAfrica. By Chido Nwangwu

 'Beyond Aspiration', JFK and notes on founding of USAfrica.  By Chido Nwangwu Special to USAfricaonline.com,  and USAfrica multimedia networks, Houston. Follow USAfrica at Facebook.com/USAfricaChido , Facebook.com/USAfrica247 and Twitter.com/Chido247 One of the remarkable, transformative leaders of the 20th century whose vision and mission moved mankind 'beyond aspiration'...

The exit of the rare gem Chinua Achebe

The exit of the rare gem Chinua Achebe By Prof. Bernard-Thompson Ikegwuoha Special to USAfrica multimedia networks, and CLASSmagazine, Houston.                                      ...

2013 DC Fashion Week offers Emerging Designer Showcase; Aphropolitan makes its debut

::USAfricaCLASS STYLE::  2013 DC FASHION WEEK offers Emerging Designer Showcase; Aphropolitan makes its debut. By Chido Nwangwu, Publisher of USAfricaonline.com and CLASSmagazine, Houston. Follow USAfrica at Facebook.com/USAfricaChido , Facebook.com/USAfrica247  Twitter.com/Chido247 USAfrica: DC Fashion Week, billed as the largest fashion trade show in America's capital and...

Star-packed USA slaughter Nigeria 156-73 in Olympics Basketball 2012

In a massive wallop of a national basketball team, severe enough that it has become part of Olympic history, in fact, the largest victory margin in Olympic history the star-packed USA Men's Basketball team beat Nigeria 156-73, a few minutes ago. The U.S has LeBron James, Kobe Bryant, Kevin Durant, Carmelo Anthony etc while Nigeria holds some NBA talents including Al-Farouq Aminu of the Hornets and Ike Diogu. The bottomline: the U.S team of NBA superstars did not just win, they took the Nigerian players on a basketball tutorial and 3-points shooting spree of some sorts.

President Jonathan, why did Nigeria’s SSS detain me, again, in Lagos. By Okey Ndibe

President Jonathan, why did Nigeria's SSS detain me, again, in Lagos By Prof. Okey Ndibe   Special to USAfricaonline.com,  the USAfrica-powered e-groups of  Nigeria360, IgboEvents, UNNalumni,  and CLASSmagazine Houston. As I approached an immigration officer at the Murtala Muhammed Airport in Lagos on January 12,...

Escalation as suicide attacks hit Sokoto, historic seat of Islam in Nigeria; Boko Haram...

Boko Haram Islamists, responsible for scores of deadly gun and bomb attacks in recent months, are suspected of having hideouts in Sokoto, but the group has rarely struck within the city.

48 killed; 3500 injured as Egypt’s Police, military crackdown violently on activists, protesters at...

48 killed; 3500 injured as Egypt's Police, military crackdown violently on activists, protesters at Tahrir Square Special to USAfricaonline.com Egyptian protesters streamed into Cairo's Tahrir Square on Sunday after a night of deadly clashes that signalled...

Jessica Tata found guilty of “felony murder” in deaths of 4 kids

Jessica Tata found guilty of "felony murder" in deaths of 4 kids • Follow USAfrica at Twitter.com/Chido247, Facebook.com/USAfricaChido n Facebook.com/USAfrica247 USAfrica, Houston, November 13, 2012: Nigerian-American Jessica Tata has been found guilty of "felony murder" regarding the deaths of 4 children from...

Nigeria vs Boko Haram: 3 attacks on Kaduna; suicide bombing, two blasts

Nigeria vs Boko Haram: 3 attacks on Kaduna; suicide bombing, two blasts File name: Boko-haram-Abuja-office-of-UN_reuters.jpg Special to USAfricaonline.com,  the USAfrica-powered e-groups of  Nigeria360, IgboEvents, UNNalumni,  and CLASSmagazine Houston.   Kaduna, Nigeria (AFP) - Explosions rocked an army barracks, a bridge and an air base in...

Into 2014, PDP Chairman Bamanga Tukur says Jonathan embodies “political decorum”

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Why refusal of Nigeria’s President Jonathan to assign portfolios to ministerial list is unconstitutional,...

it is also a matter of international best practice. There is hardly any other country in the world where names are sent to the Senator for confirmation without indicating the department of government that each of the nominee ministers is to be involved in. Without mincing words, if we judge him by this, the President is not approaching governance with a clean hand or honest heart.

Michael Jackson’s new album to be released December 14

Michael Jackson's new album to be released December 14 Special to USAfricaonline.com CLASSmagazine and USAfricaMUSIC A new album of previously unheard Michael Jackson songs will be released on December 14, the first such release since the...

USAfrica BrkNEWS: TRAGEDY! Houstonians DON OKORO, wife NKEM killed in Nigeria.

USAfrica BrkNEWS: TRAGEDY! Houstonians DON OKORO and wife NKEM killed in Nigeria. By Chido Nwangwu Special to USAfricaonline.com, CLASSmagazine,  and USAfrica multimedia networks, Houston. Follow USAfrica at Facebook.com/USAfricaChido , Facebook.com/USAfrica247 and Twitter.com/Chido247 UPDATED USAfrica: The Nigerian community in the Houston, Texas area, are gripped with anguish and anger following...

Violent twists: Defiant Gbagbo orders UN, French troops out of Ivory Coast; alternative forces...

Violent twists: Defiant Gbagbo orders, UN and French groups out of Ivory Coast; alternative forces formed by opposition. Special to USAfricaonline.com Defiant Ivory Coast leader Laurent Gbagbo ordered UN and French peacekeepers out of the country...

Obiano signs N728 million multimedia contract for modernization of Anambra Radio and Tv

Obiano signs N728 million multimedia contract for modernization and digitization of the Anambra Radio and Tv Special to USAfricaonline.com, CLASSmagazine,  and USAfrica multimedia networks, Houston. Follow USAfrica at Facebook.com/USAfricaChido , Facebook.com/USAfrica247 and Twitter.com/Chido247 Anambra State Governor Chief Willie Obiano has signed a multimedia projects contract for...

Winnie Mandela snubs Mandela’s wife Graça; calls her “little sister”

Winnie had been scheduled to inaugurate a child care centre with Machel in Qunu in the Eastern Cape. But Machel, after being kept waiting for an hour, eventually left. 
Winnie later arrived for the ceremony in the company of the former youth league leaders.

 "It's a pity that my little sister Graça left," she said.

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