Zimbabwe Military Says President Mugabe Will Meet With Fired VP Mnangagwa

Zimbabwe’s military says the vice president whose firing by President Robert Mugabe led to the current political unrest is expected to meet with Mugabe...

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...

250 Child Soldiers in South Sudan Begin Recovery with World Vision

With the help of World Vision, more than 250 South Sudanese children will have the chance to return to school, reunite with their families,...

Trump Administration’s Opposing Words & Deeds on Africa Collide

On the outskirts of a sprawling reserve of Kenyan grasslands where endangered animals roam wild, U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson lavished praise on...

Oscars-Nominated Film ‘Watu Wote’ Shows Kenyan Muslims Defending Persecuted Christians

https://youtu.be/KYGUQQJqKjI Two years ago, the heroic actions of some Kenyan Muslims brought their majority-Christian nation together. The Oscar-nominated film depiction of that heroism may do...

Pastor and Family Held Hostage for 4 Days Released by Captors in Burkina Faso

The Christian pastor who was abducted last Sunday with his family in Burkina Faso's northeastern province of Soum has been released. Local sources told national...

At Least 9 Killed, 13 Wounded in Attack on Somalia’s Interior Ministry

A least nine people were killed in an attack on Somalia’s interior ministry and security forces killed all three attackers after a two-hour gun...

10-year-old Girl Used as Human Bomb in Nigeria New Year’s Eve Attack

One person was seriously injured when a suicide bomber aged around 10 blew herself up in a New Year's Eve attack in the northeastern...

Christian Clinic Saving Children’s Lives in Niger Despite Efforts by Muslim Animists to Frighten...

An indigenous Christian clinic in Niger is saving children's lives despite local Muslim animists' attempts to frighten parents away from seeking life-saving medical treatment...
Naomi Namusoosa and Shadrach Mugoya Levi on the morning of their wedding day. Mr. Levi is the spiritual leader of the Namutumba Abayudaya, a Jewish community in Uganda. (Credit: Merissa Nathan Gerson)

Jewish Communities in Uganda Celebrate 5 Marriages Before Audience of 1,500

Seven years ago, Shadrach Mugoya Levi drove three hours from his rural village of Magada in the Namutumba District of Uganda to find a...

Kenya Bans Disney Channel’s ‘Andi Mack’ Over Gay Storyline

Kenyan authorities have banned the Disney Channel’s “Andi Mack” because of the program’s upcoming gay storyline, part of an ongoing crackdown in the African...
Emmerson Mnangagwa and his wife Auxillia arrive at the presidential inauguration ceremony in Harare on Friday. (Photograph: Ben Curtis/AP)

Emmerson Mnangagwa, Zimbabwe’s New President, is Sworn In, Vows to Serve All Citizens

Zimbabwe's new President Emmerson Mnangagwa has addressed a packed stadium, vowing to serve all citizens. He said he felt "deeply humbled" to take the role. And...
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...

Evangelical Leader Sentenced to 7 Months in Jail for Offending Ethiopian Orthodox Church

The leader of an evangelical Christian fellowship group in Ethiopia has been sentenced to seven months in prison after he reportedly got into a...

Czech Missionary Details His Time Imprisoned in Sudan Sharing a Cell With ISIS Members

Czech missionary Petr Jasek shared Saturday how God spared him from waterboard torture at the hands of Islamic State extremists and eventually used him...

At Least 44 Killed, 40 Missing as Dam Bursts in Kenya

Villagers said it started with a loud rumble, then houses collapsed one by one under an approaching wall of water. “We took our children and...

Pope Says Africa Needs Christian Unity to Survive

On the cusp of a day trip to Geneva to mark the 70th anniversary of the ecumenically-minded World Council of Churches, Pope Francis on...

Nigerian Teen Who Refused to Renounce Christ Despite Rape by Boko Haram Faces Rejection...

For a Nigerian teenager who was raped and tormented by Boko Haram for nearly a year, as she refused to renounce her faith in...

MIT Graduate Student Ryan Shapiro Sues CIA to Solve the CIA’s Role in Nelson...

A Massachusetts Institute of Technology graduate student sued the Central Intelligence Agency on Wednesday to compel release of its records on Nelson Mandela, the...

Persecution Watchdog Group Launches New Campaign to Stop Dozens of Church Demolitions In Sudan

A persecution watchdog group is launching a new campaign to stop dozens of church demolitions in Sudan. The grassroots effort by International Christian Concern is...