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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...

In Africa’s Big Cities, Christian Megachurches are Increasing, but So is an Interest in...

Christianity side by side with the occult as one belief system? The juxtaposition is interesting. There is a noticeable resurgence of the occult (sorcery...

Burundi Exiles Call for World’s Attention to Violent Crisis in African Country

Burundi-born Eric Ndayisenga and his friends in exile religiously listen to a radio station that urges liberation from the deadly political violence back home....
An illegal migrant reacts at the coast of Souq al Jum’aa region in Tripoli, Libya after they got captured on March 13, 2015. Total of 97 illegal migrants from Senegal, Mali, Cameroon, Nigeria and Liberia got caught by Libyan Security Forces as they were en route to Italy after their boat broken in Tripoli, Libya on March 13, 2015 . (Ahmet Izgi/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images)

Europe’s Aid to Africa is Fueling a Slave Trade

Europe has outsourced the dirty work of border control to Libyan militias. In doing so, it has turned African migrants into commodities to be...

Disney’s ‘Andi Mack’ Banned in Kenya Over Homosexual Storyline; Franklin Graham Warns Families

The Disney Channel's "Andi Mack" has been banned in Kenya over its introduction of an LGBT storyline.  Ezekial Mutua, chief executive of Kenya Film Classification Board's,...

New Survey Examines the Beliefs and Practices of Ethiopia’s Orthodox Christian Population

Ethiopia has the largest Orthodox Christian population outside Europe, and, by many measures, Orthodox Ethiopians have much higher levels of religious commitment than do...

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,...

Evangelist Reinhard Bonnke Planning Farewell Crusade In Nigeria

Evangelist Reinhard Bonnke, Founder of Christ for all Nations (CfaN) will return to Nigeria for his final African Gospel Crusade in Nov., 2017. While certainly...

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...

South African Pastor Conducts Mass Marriage Ceremony For Couples “Living In Sin” After Receiving...

A female pastor has married six couples in one go after she received a vision from God. Pastor Tanelle Welft-Dixon, 43, said God asked her...

Mugabe Goes On Hunger Strike as his Own Party Begins Discussing Forcing him Out

Zimbabwe's ruling party was poised Sunday to expel Robert Mugabe as their leader, a day after tens of thousands of protesters took to the streets to...

South Africa’s ANC Holds Election to Replace Scandal-hit Leader Jacob Zuma

The African National Congress (ANC), South Africa's only ruler since the end of apartheid, votes this weekend in a race too close to call...

Beyonce Announces Clean Water Initiative to Benefit the Children of Burundi Through Her BeyGOOD...

Beyonce's new partnership to benefit clean water in Burundi comes to life at ESSENCE Fest. The lack of access to clean drinking water is a widespread...

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,...
Baptism of Jesus, church in Axum, Ethiopia. (Some rights reserved by Adam Jones, Ph.D. - Global Photo Archive)

Were Ethiopian Christians the Inspiration for Luther’s Protestant Reformation?

This year marks the 500th anniversary of the launching of the Protestant Reformation in Germany. Commemorations will be held from Memphis to Mombasa to...
The Treeq Alsika Migrant Detention Center in Tripoli, where some migrants are held by Libyan authorities before they are repatriated.

Rwanda Offers to Shelter African Migrants Being Sold Into Slavery in Libya

Rwanda is offering to host some of the African migrants who reportedly face abuse in Libya. Rwanda’s government says in a statement that “we cannot...
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...

Northern Muslim Candidate, Muhammadu Buhari, Extends Lead Over President Goodluck Jonathan in Tight Nigerian...

Nigerian opposition contender Muhammadu Buhari built a lead of over 2.5 million votes with only six states uncounted on Monday, raising the prospect of...

Kenya Election Official Found Tortured and Killed

An official responsible for running Kenya’s presidential election was tortured and killed just days ahead of the country’s next election, the country’s electoral commission...
Bishop Matthew Kukah of Sokoto, Nigeria, poses for a photo in Liverpool, England, Oct. 10. He claimed that the loss of faith in the West is causing the decline of the Catholic Church in Nigeria. (CNS photo/Simon Caldwell)

Nigerian Pastor Says Decline of Faith in the West is Hurting the African Church

A Nigerian bishop said the Catholic Church in his country is beginning to lose its public influence partly because of the decline of religious...