Photos: President Barack Obama at the 16th National Action Network Convention

Photos: President Barack Obama at the 16th National Action Network Convention

Photos: President Barack Obama in New York

President Barack Obama in New York

President Obama chooses Newark as special impact hub to help the youth

Newark, NJ –The White House announced yesterday an inter-agency effort to provide tailored support to 16 communities to upgrade and expand jobs, learning, meals, and violence reduction programs for young people this summer and year-round. Competition among cities for this … Read More

President Obama’s deal for undocumented immigrants

By Isseu Diouf Campbell Many immigrants had lost confidence in president Barack Obama and his ability to make Immigration Reform a reality. Nevertheless, on November 20, 2014, he made a speech largely boycotted by the mainstream media and this is … Read More

Will African people benefit from the U.S. Africa Summit?

  By Isseu Diouf Campbell African heads of states were in Washington DC for the first U.S. Africa summit hosted by president Barack Obama in the nation’s capital on August 4-6, 2014. Themed “Investing in the next generation” and starting … Read More

The Mandela Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders concludes with First Lady Michelle Obama

By Isseu Diouf Campbell The Washington Fellowship for Young African Leaders ended this week with a three-day presidential summit attended by President Barack Obama who renamed the program in honor of Nelson Mandela during a town hall meeting with the … Read More

President Obama implores Americans not to give up their power at National Action Network’s 16th Annual Convention

By Isseu Diouf Campbell President Barack Obama was in New York City yesterday, April 11, 2014, to deliver remarks at the National Action Network’s 16th Annual Convention held at the Sheraton Hotel in Manhattan. Introduced by Rev. Al Sharpton as … Read More

Africare honors President Barack Obama and Dr. Mo Ibrahim

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L-R: Stephen D. Chasin with honoree Dr. Mo Ibrahim and Africare’s president Dr. Darius Mans Photos Credit: Stuart A. Watson Africare, the oldest and largest African-American led non-profit committed to advancing development in Africa, hosted its annual Bishop John T. … Read More

President Obama to meet four African leaders this Thursday

President Barack Obama By Isseu Diouf-Campbell Photo Credit: U.S. Air Force President Barack Obama will welcome this afternoon four African leaders: President Ernest Bai Koroma of Sierra Leone, President Macky Sall of Senegal, President Joyce Banda of Malawi, and Prime … Read More

Photo of the Moment: President Barack Obama returns to the White House

President Barack Obama By Isseu Diouf Campbell