The New Partnership for African Development's Agenda 2063

in Features by Robert Bernstein
The African Union was formed in 2002 to continue the work of the Organization of African Unity. The organization represents 54 of 55 African nations in efforts to… Read more

Pistorius AKA Blade Runner Gets 5 Years for Murder

in Features by Michael Ikotun
Oscar Pistorius has been taken from Pretoria High Court to a nearby prison, where he will begin serving a five-year sentence for fatally shooting his girlfriend, Reeva… Read more

How To Be An Ebola-Free Country; A Lesson From Nigeria

in Magazine by Michael Ikotun
With the World Health Organization declaring Nigeria’s recent Ebola-free status a “spectacular success story,” there are lessons that can be learned from the country,… Read more

MaameYaa's Off-Broadway debut "LIFT" Open Next week.

in Art & Culture by AA Editor
The New York based Ghanaian actress and print model MaameYaa Boafo is currently in a new off broadway play "LIFT”. The previews of the Off-Broadway play start on October… Read more

USA Investing in Nigerian Economic Development, Solar Power

in Innovation by Michael Ikotun
With a commitment to boost electricity supply in Nigeria, President Goodluck Ebele Jonathan and the Federal Government are on track to restore uninterrupted power supply… Read more

Thomas Duncan Loses Life To Ebola, Family Grieves In…

in Magazine by Michael Ikotun
The first time Thomas Eric Duncan left Liberia, he was lucky. He escaped a civil war that killed tens of thousands in the 1990s. From the safety of a refugee camp, he… Read more

SC Johnson Continues to Explore New Business Concepts to…

in Innovation by Michael Ikotun
RACINE, Wis., Oct. 8, 2014 - For billions of people around the world the threat of a malaria infection is an everyday reality. To help reduce disease in these rural… Read more


in Features by Yvonne Unubun
New York, NY – On Saturday, September 27, the Nigerian community in the U.S. came together at the Grand Ballroom in New York City for the Nigeria Centenary U.S Awards… Read more

New Nollywood Rebrands Nigeria

in Art & Culture by Ololade Siyonbola
The Nollywood Diaspora Film Series will host its second annual forum at NYU Kimmel Center next weekend, October 9-12. In commemoration of Nigeria’s centennial and 54… Read more

World Bank to provide Young Africans access to decision…

in Features by Robert Bernstein
Young professionals at the outset of their careers have often found that their goals are difficult to achieve because of obstacles placed in their way. These impediments… Read more