A woman fetches water from an unprotected source in Beira, Mozambique, Sunday, March, 31, 2019. Cholera cases among cyclone survivors in Mozambique have jumped to 271, authorities said. So far no cholera deaths have been confirmed, the report said. Another Lusa report said the death toll in central Mozambique from the cyclone that hit on March 14 had inched up to 501. Authorities have warned the toll is highly preliminary as flood waters recede and reveal more bodies. (AP Photo/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi)

Mozambique Rushes to Contain Cholera Outbreak With Over 1,000 Cases Already Confirmed

Mozambican and international health workers raced on Monday to contain the outbreak of cholera in the cyclone-hit city of Beira and surrounding areas, where...
Chinese doctors spray chemicals to prevent the spread of cholera at a camp for displaced survivors of Cyclone Idai in Beira, Mozambique, Sunday, March, 31, 2019. Cholera cases among cyclone survivors in Mozambique have jumped to 271, authorities said. So far no cholera deaths have been confirmed, the report said. Another Lusa report said the death toll in central Mozambique from the cyclone that hit on March 14 had inched up to 501. Authorities have warned the toll is highly preliminary as flood waters recede and reveal more bodies. (AP Photo/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi)

International Aid Arrives to Help Mozambique Fight Cholera Outbreak

As Mozambique battles to control a fast-spreading cholera outbreak in the cyclone-hit central city of Beira, international assistance is arriving. The number of cholera cases...

Christian Woman Raped & Killed as Muslims Attack Two Villages in Nigeria

JOS, Nigeria (Morning Star News) – Muslim Fulani herdsmen attacked two predominantly Christian villages in north-central Nigeria after beating, raping and killing a 19-year-old Christian woman...
Community members assist a doctor carrying boxes with medical supplies as he runs towards the South African Defence Forces helicopter after assisting a community affected by a cyclone near Beira, Mozambique, Thursday, March 28, 2019. The first cases of cholera have been confirmed in the cyclone-ravaged city of Beira, Mozambican authorities announced on Wednesday, raising the stakes in an already desperate fight to help hundreds of thousands of people sheltering in increasingly squalid conditions. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe)

Nearly 150 Cholera Cases in Mozambique a Day After Outbreak

Cholera cases in Mozambique among survivors of a devastating cyclone have shot up to 139, officials said, as nearly 1 million vaccine doses were...

African Nuns Create Social Enterprise Startups to Help Communities

Sister Christine Imbali of the Assumption Sisters of Eldoret, in western Kenya, has been working to help low-income women and families end their reliance...
Pope Francis leaves at the end of his weekly general audience, in St. Peter's Square, at the Vatican, Wednesday, March 27, 2019. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)

Pope Francis to Visit 3 African Nations — Mozambique, Madagascar, and Mauritius — in...

Pope Francis will visit the African countries of Mozambique, Madagascar and Mauritius in early September, the Vatican announced on Wednesday. The Vatican said that during...
FILE - In this Monday March 25, 2019 file photo a young boy sits on a fallen tree outside a school in Beira, Mozambique. Beira's mayor Davis, Simango dreamed about protecting his people from climate change with much of the city being below sea level on a coastline that experts call one of the world's most vulnerable to global warming's rising waters. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe, File)

Mozambique Prepared for Rising Sea Levels Due to Climate Change — Then ‘God Brought...

Long before Cyclone Idai roared in and tore apart Mozambique’s seaside city of Beira, the mayor dreamed of protecting his people from climate change It...
A young girl walks into the water outside a school setup as a displacement centre at Inhamizua, outside of Beira, Mozambique, Tuesday, March 26, 2019. Cyclone-ravaged Mozambique faces a "second disaster" from cholera and other diseases, the World Health Organization warned on Tuesday, while relief operations pressed into rural areas where an unknown number of people remain without aid more than 10 days after the storm. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe)

First Cholera Cases Confirmed in Mozambique’s Cyclone-hit Region

The first cases of cholera have been confirmed in the cyclone-ravaged city of Beira, Mozambican authorities announced on Wednesday, raising the stakes in an...
A family stand outside their submerged huts near Nhamatanda, about 130km from Beira, in Mozambique, Tuesday, March, 26, 2019. Relief operations pressed into remote areas of central Mozambique where an unknown number of people remain without aid more than 10 days after a cyclone ripped across the country, while trucks attempted to reach the hard-hit city of Beira on a badly damaged road. (AP Photo/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi)

Mozambique Faces ‘Second Disaster’ After Cyclone as Cholera Concerns Grow

Cyclone-ravaged Mozambique faces a “second disaster” from cholera and other diseases, the World Health Organization warned on Tuesday, while relief operations pressed into rural...
A displaced mother and child, victims of Cyclone Idai, sleep under a mosquito net at the Samora Machel Secondary School which is being used to house victims of the floods in Beira, Mozambique, Sunday March 24, 2019. The death toll has risen above 750 in the three southern African countries hit 10 days ago by the cyclone storm, as workers restore electricity, water and try to prevent outbreak of cholera, authorities said Sunday. (AP Photo/Phill Magakoe)

Perilous Times Ahead for Children Affected by Cyclone Idai in Southern Africa

Her name is Chuva, which in Portuguese means rain. For four days that was all she saw as she clung to her rooftop in...

Killing of Nigerian Christians by Islamists Continues as Mainstream Media Remains Silent

Christians in Nigeria witnessed another round of bloody attacks last week as Boko Haram terrorists captured the town of Michika in Nigeria's far eastern...

Church Organizations Mobilize to Help Devastated Africans After Disastrous Cyclone

When Cyclone Idai struck the Southeast Africa coast last week, it swept away everything in its path, including churches, schools and homes in the...

After Devastating Cyclone That Killed Over 750, Mozambique, Zimbabwe, and Malawi Look to God

Ten days after Cyclone Idai left at least 750 dead and more than 100,000 scrounging for survival in Mozambique, Zimbabwe and Malawi on southeast...

5 Things to Know About the Killing of Christians in Nigeria

Hundreds of lives have been lost and hundreds of homes have been burned since the start of 2019, raising questions again about the truth...
Kenyan teacher Peter Tabichi, left, poses for a photograph with Kenyan Education Secretary Amina Mohammed, after Tabichi won the $1 million Global Teacher Prize in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Sunday, March 24, 2019. Tabichi is a science teacher who gives away 80 percent of his income to the poor in the remote Kenyan village of Pwani. (AP Photo/Jon Gambrell)

Peter Tabichi, Kenyan Teacher Who Gives his Earnings to the Poor, Wins $1 Million...

A Kenyan teacher from a remote village who gave away most of his earnings to the poor won a $1 million prize on Sunday...
Veronica Fatia carries her 2-year-old daughter as they travel in a wooden boat to Buzi district, 200 kilometers (120 miles) outside Beira, Mozambique, on Saturday, March 23, 2019. They left the cyclone-shattered city of Beira for the town of Buzi, which for a week people had been fleeing to with little but their clothes. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe)

Mozambican Families Search for Loved Ones Separated by Cyclone

The young mother huddled on a wooden boat clutching her 2-year-old daughter, headed for the unknown: The flooded town of Buzi, which thousands have...

Death Toll From Cyclone Idai Rises Above 750 in Three African Countries Hit by...

Cyclone Idai’s death toll has risen above 750 in the three southern African countries hit 10 days ago by the storm, as workers restore...

At Least 134 Killed in Attack in Central Mali

Gunmen killed at least 134 Fulani herders in central Mali on Saturday, a local mayor said, the deadliest such attack of recent times in...
Peuhl animal herders near Sofara in central Mali, approximately 100km from Ogossogou village where the attack took place. (Photograph: Tuul and Bruno Morandi/Alamy Stock Photo/Alamy)

115 People Reported Dead in Ethnic Militia Attack On Malian Village

The Latest on the Mali village attack (all times local): 5:35 p.m. A group representing ethnic Peulhs in central Mali says the provisional death toll from...

Christian Nigerian Refugee Family Whose Son Won New York Chess Tournament Thanks God for...

A Christian Nigerian family seeking religious asylum in the U.S. credits God for their son's New York statewide chess victory and their new apartment...