IMB Missionary Couple From Missouri Die in Congo Car Crash on Way to Theological...

A Baptist missionary couple from Missouri, who gave their lives to plant churches and spread the Gospel across Africa, died last week in a...

South Africa Prosecutes Former President Zuma on Arms Deals and Corruption Charges

Former South African president Jacob Zuma will face old charges of fraud, racketeering and money laundering, prosecutors announced Friday, deepening the legal woes of...

Zimbabwe’s Ex-President Robert Mugabe Calls his Ouster a ‘Disgrace’

Former Zimbabwean leader Robert Mugabe has given his first interview since being forced from power in November, describing his removal as a "coup" and a "disgrace." Mugabe,...

Liberian Pastor James Cuffee on Battling Witchcraft in Some of the Most Remote Areas...

For Pastor James Cuffee, witchcraft is real. It's dangerous. It's deadly. It killed his father, and his cousin was murdered at the hands of...

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...

Lightning Strike Kills 16 at Church in Rwanda, 140 Injured

At least 16 people were killed in Rwanda and 140 others injured when lightning struck a Seventh Day Adventist church in the country’s south,...

Church Elder Among 6 Aid Workers Massacred by Islamic Rebels in Central African Republic

A Christian church elder and father of seven is believed to be among the six aid workers massacred during an ambush by armed militants...
Pews in an empty church near Kigali, Rwanda. Photo by Scott Chacon/Creative Commons

Rwanda Shuts Down Hundreds of Churches, Arrests Pastors Over Safety, Noise Violations; But Some...

A move by Rwanda to shut down more than 700 churches in its capital city, allegedly for building safety, hygiene and noise violations, is...

Over 1,000 CAR Muslims Take Refuge in Church Hiding From Militia Waiting to Kill...

Over 1,000 Muslims have been hiding inside a Roman Catholic Church at a compound in Bangassou, Central African Republic, fearful that a hostile militia...

6 Pastors Arrested in Rwanda for Planning to Defy Government Order Closing Down Churches

Rwandan police have arrested six Christian pastors on grounds that they are planning to defy a recent order that closed more than 700 churches...

Survivor of Rwandan Genocide Turned to Christianity While Hiding in Bathroom as Family Was...

A Rwandan woman who survived the 1994 genocide by hiding in a bathroom while much of her family, along with hundreds of thousands of...

Tillerson Travels to Africa With Some Explaining to Do for Trump’s Comments

As far as Africa’s concerned, Secretary of State Rex Tillerson and the Trump administration have some explaining to do. President Donald Trump’s description of “shithole...

South African Opposition Leader Julius Malema Shuns White People and ‘White Feelings’ in Presidential...

South African opposition leader Julius Malema on Sunday announced his run for president in the 2019 election, vowing to run on a platform that...

Brazen Attacks in Burkina Faso Raise Concern of Growing Threat

Burkina Faso’s leaders urged vigilance Saturday, a day after brazen Islamic extremist attacks on the army headquarters and French embassy in the capital, which...

At Least 7 Killed, Over 90 Wounded in Extremist Attacks in Burkina Faso Capital

Islamic extremists opened fire on the French Embassy and army headquarters in Burkina Faso’s capital Friday, killing at least seven soldiers, while eight of...
The country's constitution is now likely to be amended to allow for the confiscation of white-owned land following a motion brought by opposition leader Julius Malema

Wow: South African Lawmakers Vote to Take Land from White Farmers Without Paying Them...

South Africa‘s parliament has passed a motion to seize land from white farmers without paying them compensation. Passed by an overwhelming majority of 241 votes...

Rwanda Shuts Down 714 Churches for ‘Noise Pollution,’ And Hygiene Standards

The government of Rwanda announced on Wednesday that it will be closing 714 churches and one mosque because of a failure to meet safety...

12 Christians Murdered in Nigeria for Trying to Protect Girls From Forced Islamic Conversions

At least 12 Christians have been killed and another 20 injured in Kasuwan Magani in northern Nigeria in retaliation for believers' attempts to rescue...

Trump Administration Deports Christian Man in Need of Special Medical Treatment Back to Congo

The United States government has deported a Congolese Christian immigrant with chronic kidney failure and a host of other medical issues who could face...

2 Dead, 47 Wounded After Congo Police Open Fire on Church-led Protest Against President

At least two anti-government protesters were killed and dozens of others were injured by security forces during a nationwide protest against Congo President Joseph...