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From festivals in Florida to touring Dracula’s digs in Romania, we round up the best destinations to visit this October. As summer abandons Europe again this October, eke out the last of the rays and raves in Ibiza, where nightclubs will be going out with a bang for the winter break. When the party finally stops head to the island’s north.

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 Touray in Banjul Dakar (AFP) - West African troops entered The Gambia...

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 fellow Americans, Michelle and I have been so touched by...

USAfrica: Congo’s Kabila and Gambia’s Jammeh disgrace to democracy in Africa

By LEARNMORE ZUZE The world, today, watches with indignation as armed forces massacre innocent civilians justly protesting against incumbent Democratic Republic of Congo President Joseph Kabila, whose mandate to rule expired in November. For nearly...

Soccer: Why Cristiano Ronaldo is hated by many, loved by more

By Michael Hlophe, in South Africa Special to USAfrica multimedia networks (Houston) and USAfricaonline.com @USAfricaLive   Hated by many, loved by more, but respected by all. This is normally the case for all the individuals that perform at the highest...

USAfrica: Anambra State honours its heritage icons (Ojukwus), business titans (Ibetos) on Dec 16;...

ANAMBRA HONOURS ITS HERITAGE ICONS, HIGH-ACHIEVERS AND BUSINESS TITANS ON DECEMBER 16; Chimamanda Adichie, Mikel Obi, Chido Nwangwu get Ambassador of Excellence award Special to USAfrica (Houston), USAfricaonline.com @USAfricaLive The Anambra State of Nigeria, nicknamed fittingly...
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USAfrica: death toll rising in Nigerian church roof collapse

Rescue workers in Nigeria hunted for survivors Sunday inside an evangelical church where the roof caved in on worshippers, killing at least 60. Emergency services in the remote southeastern city of Uyo, the capital of...

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, I phoned Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo and offered him my congratulations for emerging the winner...

USAfrica: Nigeria’s Leadership problems, issue is not young or old; it’s ability. By Eddie...

Nigerians frequently make the argument that the cure for Nigeria's ills is to sweep all old leaders into the Atlantic and replace them with the so called youths. But this is an argument that...

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 to USAfrica (Houston) and USAfricaonline.com He continued to influence international politics,...
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USAfrica: Why I oppose protests against Trump’s election. By Dozie Ezeife

Special to USAfrica multimedia networks (Houston) and USAfricaonline.com I did not support the election of Donald Trump as the next President of the United States. I am mortified by his surprise win and terrified by...
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