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State of Maryland Salutes African Community at Inaugural “Celebrate Africa” Gala

Story Photos & Photo Album (Bottom) Courtesy Afrikan Post – George Bright Abu Civic Center – Silver Spring, Maryland Wednesday, September 20, 2017 Story by Frederick Nnoma-Addison Maryland Lt. Governor, Boyd K. Rutherford (above), Secretary of State, John C. Wobensmith, and African Union Permanent Representative to the United States, H.E. Dr. Arikana Chihombori-Quao, joined some […]

Maranatha Prayer Conference Announces Inauguration of Deliverance Outreach Ministries (USA)

Rev. Jones Boateng (extreme right) receiving a gift from Dr. Samuell Addy (with microphone), and Maranatha leaders, at the conclusion of the 2016 conference. Picture courtesy of MPC Chantilly, Virginia June 16-18, 2016 By Frederick Nnoma-Addison Maranatha Prayer Conference, USA (MPC) http://www.maranathaprayerconference.org has announced inaugural services for Maranatha Deliverance Outreach Ministries, at its just ended […]

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Leading African Diasporan Group (UPAC) to Host Event at DNC Convention

Some Members of UPAC Leadership Attending Conference At the White House For Immediate Release Contact : Mrs. Patience Key Tel: 443-374-7905 pkey77@gmail.com www.upac-usa.org UPAC to host “Democratic Power Night” alongside DNC Convention in Philadelphia African diplomats and personalities in attendance Washington DC, June 18, 2016– The United People for African Congress (UPAC) http://www.upac-usa.org/ will host […]

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White House Hosts African Diaspora Leaders Policy Forum

February 23, 2016 The White House Washington, DC By Sami Disu, Communications Director, United People for African Congress (917)365-3563, contact@upac-usa.org US African Representatives Attend White House Briefing, Demand Full Integration in America Following decades of political and economic marginalization of the African population in the United States, over 100 African leaders and representatives from across […]

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President Obama Selects Adewale Adeyemo as Deputy National Security Advisor

THE WHITE HOUSE Office of the Press Secretary FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 15, 2015 Statement by the President on the Selection of Adewale Adeyemo as Deputy National Security Advisor For the past four years, I have relied on Caroline Atkinson, most recently as my Deputy National Security Advisor for International Economics, as we’ve navigated pressing […]

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NYC: African Diaspora Film Festival Opens With “The Man Who Mends Women…”

Dr. Mukwege Story & Picture: Black Star News Human Rights documentary The Man Who Mends Women – The Wrath of Hippocrates will have its U.S. Premiere on November 27 at 7pm at the Opening Night of the 23rd Annual African Diaspora International Film Festival. Presented by U.S. distributor ArtMattan Films, THE MAN WHO MENDS WOMEN […]

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Maranatha Prayer Conference Hosts 6th Annual Conference in the US

(L-R) Rev. Dr. Jones Boateng (Deliverance Outreach Ministries, UK / Guest Preacher); Dr. Samuell Addy (Maranatha Prayer Conference / Host); Rev. Owusu Agyemang (Holy Ghost Revival Church, Amsterdam); Rev. Samuel Sarpong (Living Word Outreach Ministries) Chantilly, Virginia June 25-28, 2015 By Frederick Nnoma-Addison Maranatha Prayer Conference (MPC) http://www.maranathaprayerconference.org has concluded its sixth annual international conference […]

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Africans Take Seat at Democratic National Committee (DNC) Ethnic Council – NDECC

File Photo Dr. Okere Pictured with Honorable Nancy Pelosi (D-CA / House Minority Leader) March 7, 2015 Washington, DC By Frederick Nnoma-Addison In an effort to live true to its core objective of representing the interests of all ethnicities, races and national origins, the National Democratic Ethnic Coordinating Council (NDECC) http://www.democrats.org/people/ethnic_council of the Democratic National […]

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Ghanaian Media Fraternity in the USA Pays Courtesy Call on Ambassador

Story & Picture by African Post Members of the Ghanaian Media fraternity in the United States on Wednesday February 23rd paid a courtesy visit to Ghana’s Ambassador to the United States, His Excellency (HE) Lt. General Joseph Henry Smith at the chancery in Washington DC. The mission for the visit was to officially welcome the […]

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Mamadou Samba Appointed Director of DC Mayor’s Office of African Affairs

Source: DC Mayor’s Office of African Affairs Mamadou Samba was appointed by Mayor Muriel Bowser in January 2015 to serve as the Director of the Mayor’s Office of African Affairs (OAA). Originally from Dakar, Senegal, Mamadou was a former Commissioner of the DC Commission on African Affairs, a role in which he served as a […]

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