Donald Trump Says It Is Barack Obama's Fault for 2016 Election Hacking

Obama visits Africa recommends Achebe Chimamanda’s books for summer read

This visit is expected to be low key in the capital Nairobi unlike his previous visits where he electrified hundreds of Kenyans who lined the streets to see him as a senator in 2006 and then as president 2015.

Former President Barack Obama is making his first trip to Africa since he left the White House a year ago.

Specifically, he'll be touching down in Kenya and South Africa.

This trip will be Obama's first time revisiting the continent since leaving office in 2016.

"In South Africa, the Obama Foundation will convene 200 extraordinary young leaders from across the continent and I'll deliver a speech to mark the 100th anniversary of Nelson Mandela's birth", Obama said.

From Obama: "A true classic of world literature, this novel paints a picture of traditional society wrestling with the arrival of foreign influence, from Christian missionaries to British colonialism".

Nancy Sinatra, First Wife of Frank, Dies Aged 101
Nancy Sinatra Senior has died aged 101, it's been confirmed. "She was a blessing and the light of my life", her daughter said. Nancy Sinatra Sr . worked as a secretary and Frank Sinatra was a singing waiter attempting to start up a career in music.

Barcelona offer star player to Chelsea in exchange for Kante
The La Liga champions are in the market for midfielders following Paulinho's and Andres Iniesta's departure from the Nou Camp. Gomes, who failed to make an impression after moving from Valencia in 2016, will be allowed to leave the club this summer.

Kate Middleton Has Worn This Designer at All of Her Children’s Christenings
Kate wore an icy blue Alexander McQueen coat dress and a matching hat from Sean Barrett. Meghan and Harry will head straight from the service to Dublin for a two-day tour.

Obama posted the list, which includes six books, on his Facebook page Friday - writing that he curated the list in anticipation of his upcoming trip to Africa, during which he will visit Kenya and South Africa.

US President Donald Trump gestures as he plays a round of golf on the Ailsa course at Trump Turnberry, the luxury golf resort of US President Donald Trump, in Turnberry, southwest of Glasgow, Scotland on July 14, 2018, during the private part of his four-day United Kingdom visit. "A masterpiece that has inspired generations of writers in Nigeria, across Africa, and around the world".

Auma said her foundation aims to change mentalities of people so they realise there are opportunities they can make use of.

"Mandela's life was one of the epic stories of the 20th century".

To honor African literary traditions Obama says he finds "extraordinary", five of the six books on the list are written by authors of African descent. The list included "Things Fall Apart" by Chinua Achebe, "A Grain of Wheat" by Ngugi wa Thiong'o, "Long Walk to Freedom" by Nelson Mandela and "Americanah" by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. Rhodes' book chronicles his time at the White House during the Obama administration.

Related News:

  • Chicago police officer put on desk duty after fatal shooting sparks protests

    Chicago police officer put on desk duty after fatal shooting sparks protests

    Immediately after the shooting, an angry crowd gathered and began jostling with police, who had cordoned off the area. After nightfall, protesters continued to mill around the neighbourhood with police occasionally chasing them away.
    Sky reporter claims Chelsea have signed highly-rated midfielder

    Sky reporter claims Chelsea have signed highly-rated midfielder

    Maurizio Sarri assured Chelsea he does not hold any homophobic or sexist views ahead of his appointment as new head coach. Italy midfielder Jorginho has followed Maurizio Sarri to Chelsea from Napoli.
    Canizales, Mthalane triumph in Pacquiao-Matthysse undercard

    Canizales, Mthalane triumph in Pacquiao-Matthysse undercard

    It was Pacquiao's first victory inside the distance since 2009 and improves the eight-division world champion's record to 60-7-2. Pacquiao continued to pound a befuddled Matthysse in the sixth round.
  • China chemical plant explosion kills 19

    China chemical plant explosion kills 19

    In 2015, giant chemical blasts in a container storage facility killed at least 165 people in the northern port city of Tianjin. The Ministry of Emergency Management has sent a team to further investigate the cause of the explosion, the agency added.

    Virtual Reality Treatments Can Alleviate Fear of Heights

    In Oxford tested a new method of psychotherapy in which the game in virtual reality helped in the treatment of fear of heights . This study was funded by Oxford VR, and the National Institute of Health Research Oxford Health Biomedical Research Centre.
    Rage against The Machine: Pacquiao puts career on line

    Rage against The Machine: Pacquiao puts career on line

    Beyond boxing and politics, Pacquiao has also dabbled in basketball, business, TV hosting, acting and singing. Matthysse, 35, from Argentina has 36 knockouts in 39 wins against four losses.
  • Amid Protests, Trump Meeting with Theresa May After Criticizing Her over Brexit

    Amid Protests, Trump Meeting with Theresa May After Criticizing Her over Brexit

    But in general all was friendly, the calm after the storm, as the two leaders faced reporters in the sun outside Chequers. Parakilas said this will do something to fix the diplomatic fences knocked down by the content of The Sun interview.
    Israeli airstrike kills 2 Palestinians in Gaza

    Israeli airstrike kills 2 Palestinians in Gaza

    Over 130, mostly unarmed, Palestinians have been killed by Israeli fire since protests began on March 30. Later the military said an Israeli officer was moderately wounded by a grenade thrown at him.
    EU denies 'insulting' claim Jean-Claude Juncker was drunk at NATO summit

    EU denies 'insulting' claim Jean-Claude Juncker was drunk at NATO summit

    Pictures taken the same night show Mr Juncker being brought into the dinner in a wheelchair . It is not the first time Juncker's behaviour at public events has faced scrutiny.
  • Kate Middleton Is Just Like Mom Carole In This Sense

    Kate Middleton Is Just Like Mom Carole In This Sense

    Meghan wore a long-sleeved, full-skirted black Dior dress with a bateau neckline, topped off with a Stephen Jones fascinator. Kate is now in the middle of maternity leave for Prince Louis and hasn't yet returned to full-time royal duties.
    28 civilians killed in airstrike on Syria's Deir ez-Zor

    28 civilians killed in airstrike on Syria's Deir ez-Zor

    The U.S. -led coalition could not be reached by phone and did not immediately respond to an emailed request for comment. ISIS militants were also said to be among the dead, with the Observatory saying the total death toll was at least 54.
    Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin Return to Miami After Engagement

    Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin Return to Miami After Engagement

    The pop superstar and his fiancée popped into Nature's Pantry in New Windsor around noon, much to the delight of some fans. Were gone a we better at 70 baby here we go! '"He who finds a wife finds a good thing and obtains FAVOR from the Lord!"


Most liked

Donald Trump meets the Queen for tea
He also gave a glowing review of Queen Elizabeth II . "She is a tremendous woman". "I really look forward to meeting her. The controversial orange blimp depicting President Trump as an angry baby in diapers flew close to Parliament.

Serena Williams fights back the tears after Wimbledon final defeat
Open in 2016, but was the runner-up to Williams at Wimbledon that season, "especially in the important moments". She soon became the second player after Venus Williams to beat Serena in multiple major finals.

Moto E5 Play Android Go Edition Smartphone Launched with 18:9 display
It is backed by a 2,100mAh battery which is much smaller than the 2,800mAh battery on the Moto E5 Play . There is 16GB of internal storage that can be further expandable up to 128GB using a MicroSD card slot.

May says Trump told her to ‘sue the EU’
I am just saying I think he would be a great prime minister. "She wanted to go a different route", he said. He added: "I actually told Theresa May how to do it but she didn't agree, she didn't listen to me".

Qatar World Cup dates | Federation Internationale de Football Association president Gianni Infantino
Federation Internationale de Football Association have confirmed the start and end date of the next World Cup , Qatar 2022.

Manchester United to call up several youngsters for United States tour
Manchester United's local rivals Manchester City broke plenty of records as Pep Guardiola's side stormed his way to the Premier League title last term.

Borussia Dortmund Star In London, West Ham Medical Booked For Monday
West Ham have offered £25m for the Portugal worldwide , but Lisbon are also considering offers from Monaco and Atletico Madrid. The player joined the "bumblebee" in August a year ago and has played for Dortmund 26 matches in which he scored 6 goals .

USA lifts export ban on suppliers to China's ZTE
President Donald Trump has said he's prepared to put tariffs on as much as $450 billion worth of Chinese exports. ZTE also replaced its entire board of directors and senior leadership.

U.S. woman sentenced for trying to sell daughter for sex
She was arrested at the Greyhound bus station in Montgomery County , and her daughter was taken into protective custody. The sentences to run concurrently, and she will not be eligibile for parole until 2038.

Vivo Nex S To Launch In Next Week - Price, Specifications
The phone is powered by the flagship Qualcomm Snapdragon 845 SoC, coupled with 8GB of RAM and 128GB/ 256GB of inbuilt storage . The report also proposes that on the purchase of Vivo Nex, Amazon will offer an additional discount of Rs 5,000 on exchange.

Toronto Blue Jays vs. Boston Red Sox, 7-15-2018 - Prediction & Preview
He allowed seven hits and walked four batters while striking out two, suffering his first loss in six starts since June 10. Betts turned to his dugout and shouted at teammates in celebration, then nearly lost his footing on the way to first base.

David Davis dramatically quits as Brexit Secretary
Mr Davis's departure was met with dismay from business leaders who had called for greater certainty over the Brexit process. May will get a sense of where she stands on Monday when the Taxation (Cross-Border Trade) returns to the House of Commons.

Wimbledon’s record match prompts call for change
The final begins at 14:00 BST on Sunday and will be live on BBC One, BBC Radio 5 live and the BBC Sport website. If there were two tennis players prepared for this long-drawn combat, they were these two.

Olivier Giroud, Paul Pogba, Kylian Mbappé & More Of France’s Hunky Soccer Studs
France made it to the final thanks to a Samuel Umtiti goal and they will play either England or Croatia in Moscow on Sunday. After a slow start in Russia, France have picked up form.

The Crowds at London’s Anti-Trump Protests Were Enormous
Those demonstrating against Trump included women's rights campaigners, supporters of immigration and LGBT groups. I think he's got what it takes, Trump told the Sun .