African Diaspora Leaders

News that highlights the lives, visions, achievements, policies, and strategies of exceptional contemporary African Diaspora leaders across the globe in order to motivate, challenge, and encourage current and future generations of people of African descent to take initiative and offers guidance to those interested in Africa’s development.

UN Chief: Eliminate Nuclear Weapons Before They Eliminate Us

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: YouTubeTwitterNuclear weapons are “a deadly reminder of countries’ inability to solve problems through dialogue and collaboration”, UN Secretary-General António Guterres...

J.A.M. Aiwuyor appointed to the National African American Reparations Commission

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Appointment will help further organization’s fight for justice. New York, NY — The National African American Reparations Commission (NAARC), has announced that...

Morehouse: #1 Producer of Black Male Undergraduates With Doctoral Degrees

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Black Star News has been producing stellar investigative journalism since 1997, including focusing on police brutality and other abuses targeting marginalized...

Spurs Announce Partnership Deal With Credit-Building Financial Company

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: Self FinancialTwitterSAN ANTONIO (June 21, 2022) – The San Antonio Spurs today announced a multi-year jersey patch partnership with Self...

Get Glowing Summer Skin With Exfoliating Gloves From Bare Bodhi

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: Bare BodhiFor smooth summer skin, free from ingrown hairs and hyperpigmentation get a pair of Bare Bodhi’s fingerless exfoliating gloves...

Clarke, Jeffries Endorsed Delgado For New York Lt. Governor

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: YouTubeTwitterNew York, NY – House Democratic Caucus Chair and Congressman Hakeem Jeffries (D-Brooklyn) and Congresswoman Yvette Clarke (D-Brooklyn) endorsed Antonio...

Putin Is Trying To Justify His Imperialist War In Ukraine War

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: YouTubeThe Russian government’s justifications for its war in Ukraine―the largest, most destructive military operation in Europe since World War II―are...

Author George Lamming, a paragon of anti-colonialism dies at 94

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). By Herb Boyd — It was a festive occasion at City College on Nov. 20, 1998 when the great writer George Lamming...

Gustavo Petro Wins the Election, Becoming Colombia’s First Leftist Leader

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). The former rebel and longtime senator’s victory sets the third largest nation in Latin America on a sharply new path. By Julie...

2022 Midterms: Democrats Must Change Course To Avoid Crushing Defeat

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: YouTubeTwitterAt a moment in history when the leadership of the Republican Party is undermining democracy, ignoring the climate crisis, trying...

Grijalva Joins Descendants Project At Land Blessing Honoring Enslaved Ancestors

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: FacebookJune 19, 2022, St. John the Baptist Parish, Louisiana – Sunday, to commemorate Juneteenth, Representative Raul Grijalva (AZ), a national...

American Sports World Is Growing Restless Over Brittney Griner

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: YouTubeIt’s been nearly 120 days since Brittney Griner has been detained inside of a Russian prison without speaking to her...

Critical Race Theory: Black Educator Forced From Job Tells Story

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: TwitterYouTubeCecelia Lewis did not want to share her story. In fact, she just wanted all of this to go away....

One Of Nation’s Oldest Black Bookstores Closing After 40 Years

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Black Star News has been producing stellar investigative journalism since 1997, including focusing on police brutality and other abuses targeting marginalized...

America’s Wasteful Warfare Spending Harms Possible Prospects For Peace

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: TwitterYouTube “Just imagine for once if we led the world in funding peace and not wars.” Just imagine! The words are...

U.S. Supports Ugandan Butcher Museveni Because He’s Seen As Bulwark Against “Islamic Terror”

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Ugandan butcher Gen. Museveni has been backed by every U.S. president. America prefers a reliable killer to democracy in Uganda. In December...

Juneteenth: America’s Legacy Of Racial Injustice Against Black America

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: Wikimedia CommonsScreenshotMichigan State UnivTwitterOn June 19, 1865, after white Southerners had extended the enslavement of countless Black people by concealing...

Journée nationale de l’arbre | UAC

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com).   LES SOLDATS DE L’ENVIRONNEMENT AU CENTRE UNIVERSITAIRE D’ADJARRA Un 1er juin historique dans les annales de la Faculté des Lettres,...

Ghana’s Afrobeat Trailblazer Kelvyn Boy Announces Worldwide Tour

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: TwitterTTBInternationally acclaimed, award-winning, Ghanian superstar Kelvyn Boy sets his sight on a 2022 world take-over as he prepares for his...

Rwanda: Commonwealth Leaders Must Oppose UK’s Racist Asylum Deal

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: AmnestyTwitterYouTubeCommonwealth leaders must take a firm and clear stand against the UK’s racist and disgraceful asylum seeker deal with Rwanda,...

Juneteenth: The Fight For Justice For Wrongfully Incarcerated Black Americans

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: YouTube ACLUTwitterToday, Juneteenth, is the day we celebrate “Emancipation Day” in the United States. It’s the day that Union soldiers...

Don de kit au LERCA-UAC

Photo Credit: Global Diaspora News (www.GlobalDiasporaNews.com). L’ATDA 7 FAIT ŒUVRE UTILE L’agence territoriale de développements agricole pole 7 (ATDA 7), basée à Abomey-Calavi, a procédé,...

South Africa: “Our Africa By Merck Foundation” Program Is Growing

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: TwitterYouTubeCAPE TOWN, South Africa: “Our Africa by Merck Foundation” Ninth Episode IS now on KTN, NTV, and Social Media. The...

Beyond Juneteenth: Breaking The Chains To Access Capital, Achieve Freedom

Photo credit: DiasporaEngager (www.DiasporaEngager.com). Photos: TwitterScreenshotBrookingsBeing Black and walking away from a person who legally owned you became reality on June 19, 1865, when Texas...