Al Sharpton vs Herman Cain

In November, before Herman Cain’s campaign ran into trouble, he exhausted the patience of the African-American civil rights activist and preacher,

Is Obama Turning His Back On Africa?

The Kenyan nationalist Tom Mboya and the African-American icon Martin Luther King Jnr, whose memorials were inaugurated in October, 40 years after both were assassinated, …

African Immigrants Making Headway In USA

Immigration laws may frustrate African immigrants in the USA, but, says Ruben Diaz Jnr, the Bronx Borough president, African immigrants are “here to stay”. Africans …

Why Do You Call Yourself Black And African?

Over the last year, New African readers have increasingly enquired about my racial background. I hope that in satisfying their curiosity, their attentions will be …