United Methodists Seek to Collect and Send 700,000 Malaria Nets to Congo

A United Methodist charity is looking to provide 700,000 malaria nets to a province in the Democratic Republic of the Congo by mid-March. The United...

Egyptian Pharmacist Arrested in Connection to Stabbing Death of Christian Woman

An Egyptian pharmacist has been arrested in connection with the stabbing death of a Christian woman earlier this month. In a country where anti-Christian violence...

Ugandan President Signs Anti-Homosexual Bill Into Law Defying and Rebuking President Obama and America

Uganda's president has signed into law a bill toughening penalties for gay people and criminalising those who do not report them. A government spokesman said...

Boko Haram Attacks School in Nigeria, Killing Dozens of Male Students

After herding the female students into a classroom, Islamist militants from the group Boko Haram fatally burned or shot dozens of male students in...

Pastors in Kenya Protest Law that Would Force Them to Pay Fines to Preach...

Hundreds of pastors in Central Kenya confronted a county governor last week to protest against a new bill that could see clergy charged for preaching...

Somalia’s Presidential Palace Hit by Car Bomb and Gun Attack; At Least 11 Dead

At least 11 people have died in an attack by terrorists on the presidential palace in Somalia. Militants detonated a car bomb at the gates...

UN Leader Wants 3,000 Additional Troops Quickly Sent to Central African Republic

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is asking the Security Council to quickly send at least 3,000 more troops to the Central African Republic, where...

Uganda Vows to Defend Morality with Anti-Homosexuality Law Despite What President Obama Says or...

Uganda's government on Tuesday defended its decision to push through tough anti-homosexuality laws, saying it was determined to protect the country's "morals" even if...

What a Shame Before God: President Obama Puts Pressure on Ugandan President Not to...

President Barack Obama warned Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni on Sunday that enacting an anti-gay law would complicate U.S. relations with Uganda and would be...

In Latest Attacks, Boko Haram Targets Christian Town and Fishing Village in Nigeria; Dozens...

Dozens of residents in northeastern Nigeria have been killed in two separate attacks launched by Boko Haram Islamists, according to officials and residents. Scores of...

10 Illegal S. African Miners Arrested After Being Rescued; Number of Miners Trapped said...

Ten illegal gold miners have emerged, dusty and thirsty, from an old South African mine in which more are feared trapped. Some of the men...

In Kenya, a New Push to End ‘Evil Practice’ of Women Being Forced to...

The shores of Lake Victoria in western Kenya bustle with business - wooden fishing boats competing for space, carrying in the morning catch of...

Over 1,000 Anglican Church Leaders In Nigeria Gather to Discuss the Progress of the...

About 1,000 delegates from the 178 Dioceses of the Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion) will today storm Ibadan, the Oyo State capital, to deliberate...

Ethiopian Airlines Co-pilot Hijacks Plane and Flies it to Geneva in Order to Seek...

The co-pilot of an Ethiopian Airlines plane flying from Addis Ababa to Rome has hijacked the aircraft and landed in Geneva, Swiss police say. The...

Anti-Homosexual Men in Nigeria Have Beaten Up 14 Young Men for Being Homosexuals and...

A mob armed with wooden clubs and iron bars, screaming that they were going to "cleanse" their neighborhood of gay people, dragged 14 young...

Neither Christians Nor Muslims are Safe in the Central African Republic

Last year, Muslim militias helped overthrow the country's Christian president of the Central African Republic and marauded through Christian areas. Today, the circumstances are...

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni to Sign Anti-Homosexual Bill Into Law

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni plans to sign a bill into law that prescribes life imprisonment for some homosexual acts, officials said Friday, alarming rights...

One Year Later: Intimate Photos Show Oscar Pistorius and Reeva Steenkamp Before her Death

The photos of Oscar Pistorius and girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp appear to show a young couple in love. The series of images, given exclusively to CNN...

Forced Child Labor is Killing the Dreams and Lives of Millions of Children In...

A young child sits on the side of the road in Madagascar crushing rocks with a hammer almost too heavy for him to hold. Another...

7 Killed by Car Bomb Near Airport in Somali Capital

A car bomb has exploded in Somalia's capital, killing at least seven people and wounding 15 others. The blast Thursday happened near the entrance to...