to Ndi Imo in Diaspora: Rochas Meets, Greets, Ndi Imo in
During his whirlwind US visit from Friday July 13 through
Wednesday July 18, Owelle Rochas Anayo Okorocha (OON), The
Executive governor of Imo State, made clear his appreciation
of the Imo in Diaspora community as the cream of Imo Citizens,
a very potent group of highly professional, technical and
talented people, drained from our homeland due to no fault of
Nigerian Nok Antiquities Recovered - by Chika Onyeani:
Nigeria was today
handed back a cache of stolen and looted priceless Nok
terracottas that date back to about 2500 years. Accepting the
recovered antiquities on behalf of the Federal Republic of
Nigeria was Nigeria’s Consul-General Mr. Habib Baba Habu, who
met with officials of U.S. Immigration and Customs
Graduation Award Ceremony -Egbe Omo Yoruba Greater New York
Chapter of Egbe Omo Yoruba North America
Tribute to Nigerian/African Music Legend Chief Ebenezar Obey
on the occasion of his 70th birthday - by Tosin Mustapha
10 ways to Fight Stress
Statement Mourning Five Arondizuogu Indigenes Who Perished in
a Queens Car Crash - by Okey Nnamdi Nwanna
the dark picture of the state of the nation, I do not despair
for this country"
"There are forces in operation, which must inevitably work The
downfall of slavery. Africa must rise and put on her yet
unwoven garment. "That year will come, and freedom's reign, To
man his plundered rights again Restore."
Excerpt From Speech by
Frederick Douglass in 1862 -
More From Excerpt
"Act in the living PRESENT, Heart
Within, and God Overhead"
- Frederick Douglass.
"We have to do with the past only as we can make it useful to
the present and to the future. To all inspiring motives, to
noble deeds which can be gained from the past, we are welcome.
But now is the time, the important time. Your fathers have
lived, died, and have done their work, and have done much of
it well. You live and must die, and you must do your work."
Excerpt From - "What To The Slave Is The 4th Of July?"
Frederick Douglass Independence Day Speech at Rochester, 1852.
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Beauty, Joyce Oppongwah wins Miss Africa Tri State Pageant
Supreme Court Verdict to Uphold Affordable Health Care For All
Reinforces Obama as a Fearless Leader - by Dr. Chika
Nigerian makes history at John Hopkins University, USA -
Graduates tops with GPA of 3.98 out of 4.0
How many times do we miss God's Blessings because they are not
packaged the way we expect ?
Quotes for Dads or to remember Dads by…
We (the entire staff
of African Events Inc as well as our Nigerian affiliate,
Krisanctus Productions - KSP) wish to congratulate our
Publisher and Editor-in-Chief Oliver O. Mbamara on his winning of the Best
Movie Producer of the Year Award 2012 at the recently
concluded NPA Awards in Houston, Texas. We know more than
anyone that it is well deserved. Keep up the good work and
more grease to your elbow.
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Marriage: The Culture Wars Within! Milestone!!!
Addressing the Issue of cultural conflicts faced by African
Marriages in Diaspora is indeed a commendable thing... CULTURES
Starring Chika Okpala (Chief Zebrudaya) available
Otumfuo Baidoo Bonsoe ll, King of Ahanta (of
Ghana) To Be Buried After 174 Years:
Chinua Achebe: An inspiring example
of how an individual can use his fame to hold governments
My Trip to Congo
by Nana Sankofara - Should African Americans be more active
for Freedom in Congo?