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5 Lions on the Loose in South Africa’s Most Populous Province

South African authorities say they are searching for five lions believed to be roaming since last week in the country's most populous province. Drew Abrahamson,...

Bishop T.D. Jakes Has Reportedly Traced his Roots Back to the Igbo Tribe In...

Wife to the Senior Pastor of House on the Rock Church, Pastor Ifeanyi Adefarasin, confirmed that American preacher, Bishop TD Jakes is indeed from the Igbo tribe. She...

Kenya Announces New Presidential Elections on October 17

Kenya's electoral commission has announced that fresh presidential elections will be held on Oct. 17. The chairman of the electoral commission, Wafula Chebukati, issued a...

Two Policemen Shot Dead at Church in Kenya; Al-Shabaab Terrorists Suspected

Gunmen killed two police officers guarding a church on Kenya’s southern coast on Sunday in an attack that police said bore the hallmarks of...

Nigerian Churches Demand Government Compensation for Buildings Destroyed by Boko Haram

Religious leaders in Nigeria are renewing and amplifying their call for the government to pay compensation for the destruction of churches by Boko Haram, even...

Surprise and Fear Amid Reports of Cannibalism Ring Leaving Victims Decapitated in South Africa

Fear has gripped the village of Shayamoya in South Africa's KwaZulu-Natal province after the discovery of a decapitated body. The family of Zanele Hlatshwayo, 25,...

Zimbabwe’s First Lady Grace Mugabe Had Reputation for Conflict Long Before Assault Case

Accused of assaulting a young model in a Johannesburg hotel, the wife of Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe is a fiery character with political ambitions...

WATCH: Serial Killer and Rapist Cameron Wilson Taunts Families of Victims as he is...

Cameron Wilson, a serial killer who went on a killing-spree on the Cape Flats for two years, has been handed four life sentences and...

Churches, Christian Ministries Step Up Response to Growing Refugee Crisis in Sudan

Christian agencies and churches are stepping up and coordinating their efforts to respond to the South Sudanese refugee crisis, as the number of people...

Boko Haram Increasingly Using Children as Suicide Bombers in Nigeria

The number of children, mainly girls, used by the Nigerian armed group Boko Haram as "human bombs" has quadrupled this year, according to UNICEF. The UN's children...

Journals From Chibok Schoolgirls Indicate Their Kidnap by Boko Haram Was Accidental

The kidnapping of 200 schoolgirls in Nigeria by Boko Haram may have been accidental and the result of a robbery gone awry, according to...

Former President of Nigeria Says the Second Coming of Jesus Christ, End of the...

Olusegun Obansanjo, the former president of Nigeria, said during a speech at a church on Saturday that the end of the world is near...

At Least 200 People Killed Following Mudslide and Heavy Rains in Sierra Leone

At least 200 people were killed in a mudslide in Sierra Leone following heavy rains, local authorities said.  The incident happened early Monday in the mountainside...

9-Year-Old Girl Killed In Police Crackdown on Kenya Election Protests

Kenyan police have fatally shot at least eleven people during violent protests over the disputed election victory of President Uhuru Kenyatta. Rioting entered into...

Kenya Election: President Kenyatta Takes Strong Lead in Vote Count, but Opposition Claims Results...

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta took what appeared to be an unassailable lead in the ballot count Wednesday even as his opponent called the election...

South Africa President Jacob Zuma Faces New No-confidence Vote in Parliament

South African President Jacob Zuma was set to learn Tuesday whether he still enjoys the loyalty of his African National Congress as Parliament geared...

Rihanna Helps To Gift Malawian School Girls With Scholarships and Bikes

Rihanna is stepping up her push to help school girls in Malawi make it to class and stay there. RiRi may be a good girl gone...

At Least 11 People Killed in Attack at Church in Nigeria

Authorities in Nigeria say at least 11 people are dead and others were critically wounded when gunmen attacked a church in southeastern Nigeria. Garba Umar,...

Britain Extradites Kenyan ‘Pastor’ Who Claimed to Create Miracle Pregnancies On Child-Trafficking Charges

The UK has extradited a self-styled Kenyan pastor, who claimed he created miraculous pregnancies, to Kenya to face child-trafficking charges. Gilbert Deya's extradition came after...

Boko Haram Kills 83 In New Attacks, Releases Video of 3 Captives Pleading for...

Boko Haram killed at least 83 civilians and soldiers in two separate attacks in northeast Nigeria in the past week before releasing a video...