Africa

Aug. 4 (GIN) – A petition drive, organized by a white American settler in Kenya, is underway to preserve a grand multi-leveled red mud building of mixed African influences overlooking Nairobi...

Aug. 4 (GIN) – A proposed U.S. wind farm in Kenya must first overcome objections by farmer David Kinyanjui who says the farm would desecrate ancestral land where his father and mother are both...

Aug. 4 (GIN) – Expectations of a windfall from the discovery of oil have been dashed by a weakening cedi, with ordinary citizens feeling the pinch.

"Prices of ingredients in the market have...

Commerce Secretary Pritzker

[U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit: Day Two]

The U.S. announced a new dedicated section on the International Trade...

Gen. Museveni signs Anti-LGBT law -- not quite the Western darling any more

[Publisher's Commentary: U.S.-Africa Summit Day One]

Secretary...

Dr. Sam Mukasa, Co-Chair of  FUF-FADDU Partnership, Prof. Mubiru Musoke, and Prof. Omara-Otunnu Co-Chair of  FUF-FADDU Partnership

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President Obama called it "odious" when law was being debated and included death penalty for LGBT community

[Publisher's Commentary]

Today'...

Gen. Museveni's hateful statements targeting victims of slavery, praising Hitler, and denigrating members of LGBT community, condemned by Rangel

Rep. Charles...

Anyone still listening? Gen. Museveni claims there was coordinated attacks against security forces and civilians

From The...

Dr. Sheikh Umar Khan

Given, the current rate at which the Ebola virus is spreading across Sierra Leone, Liberia, and the sub-region, something unconventional and...

Jul 28 (GIN) – As an Ebola epidemic sweeps relentlessly across West African borders, with the death toll topping 600, some are now asking if the virus can be stopped.

The Ebola outbreak...

Jul 28 (GIN) – Militants appear to be gaining the upper hand in West Africa’s spreading ethnic/religious fighting. This week, insurgents with Nigeria’s Boko Haram launched a cross-border attack on...

Jul 28 (GIN) – South African tea planters won a major victory over European and U.S. tea dealers this week. They defeated efforts by a French firm to gain control of the name “Rooibos” - a popular...

Robert Nkwangu from Uganda -- one of the young Africans who met with President Obama today

 

REMARKS BY THE PRESIDENT AT THE WASHINGTON FELLOWSHIP FOR YOUNG...

Now that Wade is out of office, who will be the next champion of Diaspora Africa?

 

The African Diaspora needs a new African-Diaspora-centered African...

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