Group of African Ambassadors to UN Condemn Trump’s “Outrageous, Racist” Comments

President Trump’s remarks about African countries and Haiti drew condemnation from a group of African ambassadors to the United Nations who called them “outrageous,...

Former Army Chief of Staff to Run in Egypt’s Presidential Elections

A top politician says that a former Egyptian army chief of staff will contest the upcoming presidential elections in March, as other candidates have...

Africans Shocked at Trump’s Language Regarding Their Continent

Africans were shocked on Friday to find President Donald Trump had finally taken an interest in their continent. But it wasn’t what people had...

Muslim Woman in Uganda Confesses to Poisoning Christian Mother With Christmas Gifts

A Muslim woman in Uganda has admitted to and asked for forgiveness for intentionally poisoning a Christian mother of five on Christmas morning with food...

Former Child Soldiers Help Uganda’s Rebel Abductees Heal

A brutal rebellion by the Lord’s Resistance Army brought years of suffering to northern Uganda. Tens of thousands of children were abducted, their childhoods...
Epiphany Is Celebrated At The Annual Timkat Festival in Ethiopia (Getty)

Christians in Europe and Africa Gear Up for Epiphany Celebration On January 6th

Epiphany falls 12 days after Christmas Day on January 6 and is a very important date in the Christian calendar. Christians used to celebrate Christmas...

Congo Police Kill 8 Christians in Churches After Christians Join Protests Against President

Police in the Democratic Republic of Congo allegedly opened fire and deployed tear gas inside churches on Sunday, killing at least eight Christians, and...

At Least 36 Dead in Bus-Truck Collision in Kenya

At least 36 people have died in a head-on collision between a lorry and a Nairobi-bound bus on a notoriously dangerous road near Migaa...
Nigeria's President Muhammadu Buhari (seated at center behind the girls) and other top Nigerian officials applaud as they welcome a group of Chibok girls, who were held captive for three years by the millitant group Boko Haram, in Abuja, Nigeria, on May 7, 2017. (PHOTO: BAYO OMOBORIOWO/PRESIDENTIAL OFFICE/HANDOUT VIA REUTERS)

135 Children Forced to Carry Out Suicide Bombings for Boko Haram in 2017

The Boko Haram terror group forced at least 135 children to carry out suicide bombings in northern Nigeria and Cameroon in 2017, almost five...

Former Soccer Star George Weah Elected Liberia President by Wide Margin

Former FIFA World Player of the Year George Weah has been elected Liberia’s new president by a wide margin as the West African nation...
Robert Mugabe as president of Zimbabwe in September, before the coup (CREDIT: JUAN BARRETO/ AFP)

Wow! Mugabe Has Got it Made: Ex-Dictator Receives $10 Million Retirement Package, Domestic Staff,...

Robert Mugabe will get a house, a fleet of private cars and guaranteed first class air travel as part of a retirement package funded...

Nigerian Schoolgirl Describes Capture by Boko Haram

Amina Ali Nkeki was calm as she recalled her two years of torment while held captive by Boko Haram terrorists. She was 17 when she...

Islamic State Group Releases 1st Video of Somalia Fighters

A group that monitors extremist organizations says the Islamic State group has posted what is thought to be the first video from IS-affiliated fighters...

Liberians Head to the Polls in Runoff Presidential Election

Young Liberians went straight from all-night Christmas celebrations to the polls Tuesday for a runoff election between a former international soccer star and the...

Egypt Wants World Bank to Help Resolve Tensions With Ethiopia Over Dam on Nile...

Egypt said Tuesday the World Bank should be brought in to resolve tensions with Ethiopia over a massive dam on the Nile River that...

Fashion Show Brings Hope in Violent Eastern Congo

Congolese designer Miki Sikabwe has trained in Rwanda, Burundi and Kenya but never had the chance to show her work at home because of...

South Africa Pastor Accused of Manhandling Emergency Services Worker Trying to Attend to Collapsed...

JOHANNESBURG - An Emergency services worker has been attacked after she was allegedly manhandled by a pastor in Katlehong. It’s understood the ambulance was called...

Sudanese Pastor, Imprisoned for a Year in his Homeland, Eagerly Awaits his First Christmas...

Eight days before Christmas, Pastor Hassan Abduraheem stood at the front of a small Baptist church just a few miles from the Buckingham County,...

First White Farmer Gets Land Back Under Zimbabwe’s New President

A white Zimbabwean farmer evicted by the government of Robert Mugabe has returned to a hero’s welcome as the first to get his land...

Lawsuit Says Somalis on US Deportation Flight Were Shackled and Abused for 2 Days

Ninety-two Somalis sat bound and shackled on an airplane for nearly two days, some urinating on themselves, during a botched U.S. deportation attempt, a...