sub-Saharan Africa

The objectives of the US military presence in Africa are well documented: counter Chinese influence and control strategic locations and natural resources including oil reserves. This was confirmed more than 8 years ago by the US State Department

Somalia has been the focus of oil and natural gas exploration. This coupled with its geographically strategic location on the Indian Ocean and near the Gulf of Aden, which is one of the most lucrative shipping lanes in the world,

During an era when Europe had only two universities, the Moors had seventeen. The founders of Oxford University were inspired to form the institution after visiting universities in Spain.
Women were in the forefront of the movement for national liberation in Ghana, then known as the Gold Coast prior to 1957. The early efforts of Nkrumah sought the full participation of women in the initial phases of organizing with the United Gold Coast Convention (UGCC)
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U.S. Troop Deaths in Niger: AFRICOM’s Chickens Come Home to Roost By Mark P. Fancher, October 27, 2017
United States Imperialist Aims Exposed in Niger By Abayomi Azikiwe, October 27, 2017
The US Military Is Occupying 53 of 54 African Nations By Rachel Blevins, October 26, 2017
Slain US Special Forces Troops on Apparent Assassination Mission in Niger By Bill Van Auken, October 25, 2017
Winning in Africa. US Military-Industrial Complex Supplants State Department Diplomacy By Brian Cloughley, October 24, 2017
What’s Going on in Niger? America’s Unspoken War against sub-Saharan Africa By Stephen Lendman, October 24, 2017
US Soldiers in Niger: A Hidden Global Mission By Dr. Binoy Kampmark, October 24, 2017
US Military Presence in Niger. Did Trump Just Have His Benghazi without the Mainstream Media Even Noticing? By Sophia Tesfaye, October 13, 2017
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The Illegal Overthrow of Patrice Lumumba’s Government: The Congo and the Elimination of Patrice Lumumba Revisited By Bob A. Feldman, September 05, 2017
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Attempted Political Coup Underway in Kenya By Abayomi Azikiwe, September 03, 2017
15 Pan African National Party Leaders Sentenced to Prison in Togo By Abayomi Azikiwe, September 01, 2017
Defending Against the Next Generation of Bioweapons By Ulson Gunnar, August 30, 2017
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An Off-the-Record Genocide: Global Resource Extraction Economy Destroys DR Congo Indigenous Groups By Deborah S. Rogers, August 24, 2017
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Electoral Politics and the Crises of Governance in Africa By Abayomi Azikiwe, August 13, 2017
Foreign Military Training (FMT): Can the Pentagon Win When Putsch Comes to Shove? By Nick Turse, August 13, 2017
Remembering Fela Anikulapo Kuti – Revolutionary African Musician By Adeyinka Makinde, August 03, 2017
Lessons From the Detroit July 1967 Rebellion and Prospects for Social Transformation By Abayomi Azikiwe, August 02, 2017
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Israel and Rwanda: Paul Kagame and Benjamin Netanyahu, Partners in Persecution By Ann Garrison, July 13, 2017
Africa’s Economic and Social Crisis: Rising Unemployment, Social Instability By Abayomi Azikiwe, July 11, 2017
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Canada’s Dark History in Africa: Killing Natives and Seizing Their Land for Leopold II in Congo By Yves Engler, June 30, 2017
Divisions Among Gulf Arab States Increases Instability in the Horn of Africa By Abayomi Azikiwe, June 30, 2017
A Nonviolent Strategy to Defeat Genocide By Robert J. Burrowes, June 21, 2017
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9 of the World’s 10 Least Peaceful Nations Were All Targeted by U.S. Intervention By Whitney Webb, June 13, 2017
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Mutual Interests and Solidarity: The Forum on China-Africa Cooperation By Abayomi Azikiwe, June 09, 2017
United States Foreign Policy Toward Africa Since World War II By Abayomi Azikiwe, June 06, 2017
Rwanda: Starvation in the Shadow of a Star. What is Kagame Trying to Hide? By Ann Garrison, June 01, 2017
David Cameron’s Secret Nuclear Weapons Deal Raised £17.8m for Conservative Party Funds – Sets Pretext for War By Robert Woodward, May 26, 2017
America’s “Unspoken War” against Africa: US Special Forces Now Carry Out 100 Missions ‘At Any Given Time In Africa’ By Joseph Fitsanakis, May 26, 2017
African Union Must Advance Program to Reverse the Political and Economic Crises By Abayomi Azikiwe, May 25, 2017
Africa at the Crossroads: Crisis of the Post-colonial State, from Egypt and Nigeria to Somalia and South Africa By Abayomi Azikiwe, May 24, 2017
Forty-Five Blows Against Democracy By David Vine, May 18, 2017
Ivory Coast: Another Deal Announced in Recurrent Ivorian Military Mutiny By Abayomi Azikiwe, May 17, 2017
Hybrid War Can Wreak Havoc Across West Africa By Andrew Korybko, May 15, 2017
Palestinian Political Prisoners on Hunger Strike By National Coalition for Palestine South Africa, May 13, 2017
Apartheid in Today’s South Africa: The Corruption of A Dream By Oupa Lehulere, May 13, 2017
In Solidarity with #Palestinian Political Prisoners detained by Israel: South African Government Ministers, Media Personalities and Activists Commit to 24 Hour Fast By BDS South Africa, May 12, 2017
Somalia War Intensifies While Nation on Verge of Famine By Abayomi Azikiwe, May 12, 2017
Hundreds of Migrants Drown in Mediterranean By Bill Van Auken, May 09, 2017
America’s Imperial War Drive and the Contemporary African Crisis By Abayomi Azikiwe, April 24, 2017
Trump Invades Somalia By Stephen Lendman, April 17, 2017
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Trump Administration Signals Escalation of War in Somalia By Abayomi Azikiwe, April 11, 2017
Hybrid War Can Wreak Havoc Across West Africa By Andrew Korybko, April 08, 2017
Cameroon Government Facing Growing Unrest By Abayomi Azikiwe, April 04, 2017
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British Colonialism in Africa, Resistance and Liberation: Returning to The Home That is No Longer There By Mahdi Ganjavi and Ngũgĩ wa Thiong’o, April 01, 2017
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Somalia: US Covert Operations (2001-2016) By The Bureau of Investigative Journalism, March 26, 2017
Hybrid War: Wreaking Havoc Across West Africa By Andrew Korybko, March 25, 2017
Resistance against South African Apartheid, Racism and Settler-Colonialism: Remembering Peter Tosh and the 1960 Sharpeville Massacre By Ajamu Nangwaya, March 24, 2017
Southern African Development Community (SADC) Seeks to Accelerate Industrialization Amid Challenges in Mining and Energy By Abayomi Azikiwe, March 23, 2017
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Hybrid Warfare Scenarios: China and the Geopolitics of West Africa. “The Sahel Silk Road” By Andrew Korybko, March 18, 2017
International Banks Targeted for Prosecution in South Africa By Abayomi Azikiwe, March 16, 2017