Catherine Onyemelukwe

Author, Blogger, Speaker

December 2, 2015
by Catherine Onyemelukwe

A President’s Daughter and a New Ruler

The President’s Daughter I’m on the board of the U.S. National Committee for UN Women. I attended my first board meeting in June in California. Iyabo Obasanjo, the daughter of Nigeria’s former president, is also on this board. But she … Continue reading

November 28, 2015
by Catherine Onyemelukwe

Overflowing with Thanks

Nashville With Three Sisters Clem and I had a family Thanksgiving with our daughter Beth, her husband Kelvin and their three children, at the home of his mother in Nashville. She had two of her three sisters visiting from Chicago. Kelvin’s step-brother … Continue reading

November 20, 2015
by Catherine Onyemelukwe

Paris, Terrorism, and Race

Aftermath of Paris Bombings I’m sure you were as saddened by the news from Paris last week as I was. So many lives, the disruption, the agony – and now the heightened fear of refugees and migrants among some. I … Continue reading