Black History

PRESS ROOM: Yoruba King Appeals to the African Diaspora to Embrace the Continent

Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Babatunde Ogunwusi of Nigeria makes historic visit to the National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, D.C. WASHINGTON, D.C./NNPANewswirePR/July 30, 2018—In a visit to the United States in July, His Imperial Majesty (HIM) Ooni Adeyeye Enitan Babatunde Ogunwusi of Read More

Black History

Miami Times Dominates 2018 NNPA Foundation Merit Awards; Houston Forward Times Karen Carter Richards Earns 2018 NNPA Publisher of the Year Award

Karen Carter Richards, the publisher of the Houston Forward Times won Publisher of the Year at the 2018 NNPA Foundation Merit Awards. (From left-right) Dorothy Leavell, the chairman of the NNPA; Jeffrey Boney, the associate editor of the Houston Forward Times; Amelia Ashley-Ward, the NNPA Foundation chair and publisher of the Sun-Reporter; and Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr., the president and CEO of the NNPA at the 2018 NNPA Merit Awards. […read more]