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Rebel Leader in S. Sudan Charges Government with Ethnic Cleansing, Hindering Peace Talks

South Sudan rebel leader Riek Machar accused the government on Friday of ethnic cleansing and trying to sabotage peace talks, in his first face-to-face...

Muslim Relatives Mutilate Corpse of Christian Convert From Islam & Threaten His Wife

Muslim villagers have mutilated the corpse of a Christian man in Uganda who converted from Islam, stabbing pins and making cuts in his body....

32 Witch Doctors Arrested in Tanzania Over Ritual Albino Murders

Police in Tanzania said on Friday they had arrested 32 witch doctors this week as part of a campaign against ritual killings of albinos. Activists...

UN Betrayal of Duty: Peacekeepers Raping Teen Girls, Fathering Children in Central African Republic

The neighborhood is a patchwork of low-slung buildings scorched and looted at the height of the civil war, a place where the United Nations...

Presbyterian Female Pastor In Kenya Inspires Others Despite Walking Disability

On a Sunday at the Presbyterian church in the Bahati neighborhood, a young woman haltingly approaches the pulpit with a walking cane in one...

Bombing at Bus Station in Nigerian Capital Kills 71

A morning rush hour bomb killed at least 71 people at a Nigerian bus station on the outskirts of the capital on Monday, raising...

Congo Opens Investigation Into Ex-minister Over Kasai Violence

Congo's attorney general said on Tuesday he had opened an investigation into a former minister over allegations he played a role in militia violence...

Two Years After Kidnapping, Hope and Frustration Remain as Majority of Nigerian Schoolgirls Still...

Two years after the abduction of nearly 300 Chibok schoolgirls by Boko Haram militants in northeast Nigeria, some parents are still hoping their daughters will...

4 UN Workers Rescued from Mali Hotel; 9 Killed in Attack

Special forces early Saturday rescued four people who hid in a hotel for nearly 24 hours after Islamic extremists stormed the building and launched...

Liberian Troops Shoot at Citizens as Ebola Death Toll Rises

Security forces in the Liberian capital fired live rounds and tear gas on Wednesday to disperse a stone-throwing crowd trying to break an Ebola...

Obama Administration Terminates Trade Agreement with Gambia Over Country’s Law Which Mandates Life Imprisonment...

Activists have praised the U.S. government's decision to remove Gambia from a trade agreement in response to human rights abuses, including a law signed...

Judge In Oscar Pistorius Trial Rejects Premeditated Murder Charge In Shooting Death of Reeva...

A South African judge said Thursday that the state has not proven premeditated murder in the case of Oscar Pistorius, who shot his model...

Officials say Hotel Siege in Somalia Has Ended; 24 Dead

Blood spattered utensils, bullet-pocked walls and overturned chairs mark the reception area of a prominent hotel in the Somali capital following an attack by...

Pray for Madagascar: Children Are Wasting Away Due to Hunger

Clutching a small bag of corn in one hand, six-year-old Haova Toboha scratches the ground with the other in the hope of turning up...

New Ebola Case Confirmed in Sierra Leone, One Day After Outbreak Was Declared Over

A corpse has tested positive for Ebola in Sierra Leone, an official said Friday — just one day after the World Health Organization declared the outbreak over...

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...

Kenya Bombs al-Shabab Camps in Somalia in Retaliation for College Massacre

Kenya is retaliating against the al-Shabab militant group for last week’s massacre of students at a Kenyan university, sending warplanes to bomb al-Shabab camps...

Horror: Boko Haram Militants Dress Up as Preachers, Gather a Crowd, and Then Open...

Islamist Boko Haram militants disguised as preachers killed at least 24 people and wounded several others in an attack near a mosque in northeast...

Report: Nigerian Officials Abuse Women In Refugee Camps

Camps for people displaced by Boko Haram lack basic security and amenities Nigerian government and security officials have sexually assaulted women and girls who sought...

Food Aid Beginning to Reach Nigerian Christians and Others Displaced by Boko Haram

Food aid is beginning to reach Nigerian Christians and others displaced by Boko Haram violence in the Lake Chad Basin, World Watch Monitor (WWM)...