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87 Elephants Slaughtered Near Wildlife Sanctuary in Africa, Tusks Taken by Poachers

An aerial survey discovered bodies of 87 slaughtered elephants near a wildlife sanctuary in Botswana, Africa. Many of the dead elephants were ripped of their...
The Greek Orthodox New Cathedral in Iddo, Lagos, Nigeria.

1 Dead, Dozens Injured After Church Building Collapse During Service in Nigeria

One worshipper has been killed and dozens of others injured after a church collapsed in southern Nigeria. Delta state police spokesman Andrew Aniakama says St....

Libyan Police Say 400 Prisoners Escaped During Clashes in Tripoli

Some 400 prisoners escaped from a jail in the Libyan capital, authorities said Sunday, as fighting between rival militias that has killed dozens of...

China’s President Xi Pledges $60 Billion in Financing for Africa

Chinese President Xi Jinping on Monday pledged $60 billion in financing for projects in Africa in the form of assistance, investment and loans, as...

Nigerian Migrants Who Cried Out for Help While in a Libyan Prison in Viral...

The Nigerian migrants who recorded a video in a Libyan prison - which subsequently went viral – crying for the intervention of the Nigerian...

Suicide Bomb Attack Hits School and Offices in Mogadishu, Somalia; 6 Killed

At least six people, including three civilians, have been killed in a suicide bombing at a local government office building in Somalia's capital, officials say. Sunday's...
FILE PHOTO: Electricity pylons are seen near cooling towers of South African petrochemical company Sasol's synthetic fuel plant in Secunda, north of Johannesburg, South Africa, May 20, 2018. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko

White Workers at South Africa’s Sasol to Strike Over Plan to Increase Black Ownership...

South Africa’s mainly white Solidarity union will begin a strike on Monday at petrochemicals firm Sasol over a share ownership scheme offered exclusively to...

Ebola Survivors Returning Home to Fear & Stigma in Congo

Leoni Kahumbu remembers the night her 15-year-old daughter, Pascaline, first showed signs of Ebola. She found her fainted on the bathroom floor, blood everywhere. “She...
American Jimmy Taylor being led into a police station in Uganda.

Uganda Court Grants Bail to U.S. Missionary Who Attacked, Verbally Abused Hotel Workers

An American citizen who was arrested two weeks ago over charges of assaulting a hotel worker in the Ugandan capital Kampala, has been granted...

Mob Surrounds Church in Egypt, Protest ‘We Don’t Want a Church Here’

Mobs have surrounded a church in Egypt for a second time vandalising the premises after holding demonstrations last month. Villagers were heard shouting: “We...

Kidnapped Christian Schoolgirl in Nigeria Held by Boko Haram Appeals for Rescue

In an audio recording revealed yesterday, Nigerian kidnapped schoolgirl Leah Sharibu appeals to the government of Nigeria to win her release from Islamic extremist group Boko Haram,...
Leah Sharibu

Nigerian Girl Kidnapped by Boko Haram After Refusing to Renounce Jesus Pleads for Help...

In February 2018, over 100 girls were abducted from their school in Dapchi, Yobe State, Nigeria by a breakaway group of Boko Haram known...

Africa, Home to Growing Number of Christians and Muslims, Contends With Atheists as Well

When the doors swing open every Sunday morning, churches in Africa welcome thousands of new followers. On this deeply religious continent, both Christianity and Islam...
A pastor was killed by four gunmen in Nigeria (Image: GETTY)

Nigerian Pastor, Hosea Akuchi, Shot Dead in his Apartment, Wife Kidnapped; Attackers Reportedly Demand...

The brutal attack happened in central Nigeria at Nasara Baptist Church in Ragasa, which is about 559 miles (900 kilometres) from the country’s largest...
The entrance to a farm outside Witbank, Mpumalanga province, South Africa. (Photograph: Siphiwe Sibeko/Reuters)

South Africa Condemns President Trump’s ‘Polarizing’ Tweet On White Farmers

South Africa has described a tweet by Donald Trump ordering his secretary of state, Mike Pompeo, to look into the alleged seizure of farms...

Kenya’s Legio Maria Sprouts Believers in the Shadow of the Catholic Church

The Legio Maria Mass at Ephesus Church on a recent Sunday morning featured Prophet Moses Otieno singing hymns and reciting the rosary before an...

Gunman Enters Church During Service in South Africa, Takes Pastor Hostage, and Shoots him...

Johannesburg - A 34-year-old pastor was shot dead by an unknown man while conducting a church service in Doornkop, outside Middelburg, Mpumalanga police said...

Baptist Pastor in Nigeria Killed by Gunmen Who Stormed Church and Kidnapped His Wife

A Baptist pastor in Nigeria was killed by gunmen who stormed his church and kidnapped his wife just days after a Catholic priest was...

Melania Trump to Visit Africa in First Major Solo Trip as First Lady

Melania Trump announced Monday afternoon that she will go to Africa in October for her first major solo trip since becoming first lady. "This will...
Pastor Ebenezer Ato Kessie, wife Linda, and one of their children. (Credit: AdventistReview.org)

Fire Claims Lives of Pastor’s Family in Ghana: Minister Was Away Preaching When House...

A deadly fire claimed the lives of a Seventh-day Adventist pastor’s family in Accra, Ghana, on August 19, 2018. Pastor Ebenezer Ato Kessie was...