Bodies of 8 Workers Recovered from S. African Gold Mine

Rescue workers at a South African gold mine say they have recovered eight bodies after a fire and rock fall.One other miner remains missing...

Nelson Mandela’s Last Will of $4.1 Million Leaves Nothing to Winnie Mandela

Nelson Mandela left an estate of at least $4.1 million, according to details of his final will and testament released Monday, amid a very...

Bible-Believing African Christians Reject Plea from Church of England to Reconsider Condemnation of Homosexuality

An African-led traditionalist group opposed to growing acceptance of homosexuality in the worldwide Anglican Communion has rejected a Church of England plea to review...

Kenyan Police Storm Mosque in Mombasa After Reports of Radical Terror Training

Gunfire erupted in and around a mosque in the Kenyan port city of Mombasa on Sunday following a raid by armed police who had...

Red Cross Alarmed by “Unprecedented” Violence in Central African Republic

The Central African Republic’s capital is experiencing “unprecedented levels of violence” with at least 30 people killed in the past three days, Red Cross...

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...

Africa is Home to the World’s Largest Church, But Almost Nobody Attends It

Former Ivory Coast dictator Félix Houphouët-Boigny built a beautifully massive church that barely anybody attends. Nina Strochlic takes a look inside. If it’s in the...

Egypt Charges 20 Al-Jazeera Journalists With Conspiracy

Egyptian prosecutors said on Wednesday that they were charging 20 journalists working for the Al Jazeera television network with conspiring with a terrorist group...

Mohammed Morsi Silenced in Glass Cage During Trial in Egypt

Egypt’s military-backed government put the deposed President Mohamed Morsi in a specially designed glass cell as he appeared in a court in Cairo on...

Muslim Extremists Attack Church Service in Nigeria, Killing Nearly 100 People; Hundreds of Homes...

Attackers on Sunday set off explosives and unleashed a hail of gunfire on innocent people in Borno and Adamawa states in northern Nigeria. Authorities...

Egypt’s Military Backs al-Sisi for Presidential Run

Egypt's military leadership council on Monday gave newly promoted Field Marshal Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi -- the army chief who helped oust the country's first democratically...

U.S. Targets Suspected Terrorist Leader with Airstrike in Somalia

The U.S. military carried out a missile strike in Somalia on Sunday targeting a suspected militant leader with ties to al-Qaeda and al-Shabab, a...

Mandla Maseko, 25-Year-Old DJ from South Africa, Will be the First Black African to...

  A 25-year-old DJ from a South African township is set to become the first black African to go into space. Mandla Maseko is one...

Rebels in S. Sudan say Government is Violating Ceasefire

South Sudan's president on Friday said a new peace deal with rebels will help see the country's five-week conflict resolved through dialogue, even as...

South Sudan’s Government and Rebels Sign Cease-Fire Deal After More Than a Month of...

The South Sudanese government and rebels signed a cease-fire deal on Thursday after more than a month of fighting, according to the Intergovernmental Authority...

Christians in Egypt on the Country’s New Constitution: It’s Not Perfect, but it Gives...

Egyptian voters have approved a new constitution, leaving Christians a bit more hopeful, though it does not secure basic rights for religious minorities. One Egyptian...

Government of South Sudan Signs Ceasefire Agreement with Rebels

South Sudan's government and rebels have signed a ceasefire agreement after talks in Ethiopia. Under the deal, signed in a hotel in the Ethiopian capital...

The Wonder of Israel and her Relationship to Africa

by Dwight McKissic Sr. THE AFRICAN-ISRAELI CONNECTION “Blessed be the Lord God, the God of Israel, who only does wondrous things.” (Psalm 72:18) “To Him who alone does great...

United Nations to Sue Malawi Over Country’s Anti-Homosexuality Laws

UN AIDS taskforce and human rights groups will launch a court battle against Malawi’s laws criminalising homosexuality in a rare challenge to rising anti-gay...

WATCH: Christian Church in Central African Republic Provides Shelter for Hundreds of Muslims Fleeing...

FRANCE 24’s special correspondent in the Central African Republic has met a priest who sheltered hundreds of Muslim refugees in his church as sectarian...