African immigrants are more educated than most — including people born in U.S.

15 March, 2018

Lots of the news from sub-Saharan Africa is about war, famine, poverty or political upheaval. So it'... (more)

Immigrants can now apply for U.S. citizenship and green cards online. Here’s how.

23 December, 2018

Immigrants in the United States applying for benefits such as American citizenship or a green card replacement for permanent residency, can now apply online, using new tools available on the of the... (more)

Canada wants to welcome more than 1 million new immigrants in the next three years

11 January, 2019

  Remember when you said you wanted to move to Canada? Now is a good time to start packing your bags. The Canadian Parliament has announc... (more)

Trump doubles down on birthright citizenship

31 October, 2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - President Donald Trump said on Wednesday the U.S. Constitution does not guarantee the right to citizenship to everyone born in the countr... (more)

Application for the 2020 Diversity Visa Program (DV-2020) Deadline is Nov 6th, 2018

05 November, 2018

The 2020 Diversity Visa Program (DV-2020) is open for entry applications and is about to close by noon on November 6th, 2018... (more)

UMBC Rhodes Scholar to attend State of the Union as guest of Sen. Cardin

30 January, 2018

Sen. Ben Cardin plans to bring University of Maryland, Baltimore County student Naomi Mburu as his guest to Tuesday’s State of the Union address. Mburu, an Ellicott City native studyi... (more)

Ngugi wa Thiong'o Book Among President Obama's 2018 Favorite Reads

28 December, 2018

A Grain of Wheat, a book written by Ngugi wa Thiong’o, a Kenyan professor based in the U.S. was among the 2018 top favorite reads for President Obama, the 44th president of the United States ... (more)

Offering a taste of Burundi to Detroit

03 October, 2017

Hamissi Mamba and his wife Nadia Nijimbere left Burundi for the US in 2015 after a flare up of ethnic-based political violence. They did not speak a word of English or... (more)

5 Things To Learn About Making It As a New African Musician In the U.S.

05 October, 2017

The latest episode of The Stoop podcast, called Music... (more)