Michelle Obama

An outrage against decency — the kidnapping of over 270 young girls in northeastern Nigeria by the Islamic terrorist group Boko Haram — has brought Nigeria international attention, however unwanted. Read more

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United States President and First Lady - Barack and Michele Obama recount their trip to Robben Island - home of the maximum security prison where Nelson Mandela and other anti-apartheid activists were jailed. Read more

South Africa

United States' President Barack Obama pays glowing tribute to the late Nelson Mandela at the Memorial held in Johannesburg. Read more

South Africa

The 2013 International Women of Courage Award Ceremony was held at the United States Department of State in Washington, D.C. on March 8, 2013. Nine women from various countries including some from Africa were honoured at the ceremony which had U.S. Read more


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