Sudanese Activists Call for ‘Justice’ 40 Days After Protesters Were Killed During Sit-In

Tens of thousands of Sudanese flooded the streets of the capital of Khartoum and other cities Saturday to mark the 40th day since the...

26 Dead After Islamic Extremists Take Over Somali Hotel Before Government Forces End Siege

Islamic extremists blew up the gate of a Somali hotel with a car bomb and took over the building for more than 14 hours,...

Zimbabwean Lawmaker to Remain Detention After Court Appearance

A Zimbabwean opposition lawmaker appeared in court on Thursday facing subversion charges that carry a 20-year jail term upon conviction, his lawyer said, adding...

How Churches in the Democratic Republic of Congo Are Helping to Prevent the Spread...

Ebola is continuing to cause suffering in the Democratic Republic of Congo, where the death toll recently passed 1,500.  Neighbouring Uganda is also on...

Missionary and Pastor Says Crisis in Sudan Has ‘Opened the Door Wide’ for the...

Despite continuing protests and violence in the nation of Sudan, Abraham Deng sees God opening a door for the church to bear fruit, particularly...
The Congolese militia commander Bosco Ntaganda at the International Criminal Court in the Hague on Monday. (Credit: Pool photo by Eva Plevier)

Congo Warlord Bosco Ntaganda, Known as ‘the Terminator,’ is Found Guilty of War Crimes...

His army conscripted children and outfitted them with ill-fitting uniforms and AK-47s. Female fighters, some underaged, were made sex slaves. He personally shot and killed...
Mandla Maseko speaks to a journalist in Mabopane, north of Pretori, South Africa, Jan. 9, 2014. (Alexander Joe/AFP/Getty Images, FILE)

Mandla Maseko, South African Man Aiming to Be First Black African in Space, Dies...

Mandla Maseko, a South African man who had won the opportunity to become the first black African to go into space, has died in...
FILE - In this Friday, July 5, 2019, file photo, Sudanese people celebrate in the streets of Khartoum after ruling generals and protest leaders announced they have reached an agreement on the disputed issue of a new governing body. The power-sharing agreement reached between Sudan’s military and pro-democracy protesters last week came after the United States and its Arab allies applied intense pressure on both sides amid fears a prolonged crisis could tip the country into civil war, activists and officials said. (AP Photo/File)

Sudanese Say U.S. Pressure Was Key to Reaching Power-sharing Deal Between Military and Protesters

The power-sharing agreement reached between Sudan’s military and pro-democracy protesters last week came after the United States and its Arab allies applied intense pressure...
Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari signs an agreement ahead of the lauching of the African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), during African Union summit in Niamey, Niger July 7, 2019. Nigeria Presidency/Handout via Reuters

African Leaders to Launch Continent-wide Free Trade Zone

Several African heads of state gathered in Niger’s capital Sunday to launch a continent-wide free trade area that represents an estimated market of $3.4...

OBE in South Africa — How Badly it Affected the Education of Children

The OBE (Outcomes Based Education) syllabus was introduced as the main stream syllabus in South Africa in the late 90’s and was only outdone...

7-Year-Old Nigerian Boy Recounts How Fulani Herdsmen Attacked His Village, Shot Him and Killed...

As a Baptist church member tried to fight off an armed Muslim Fulani herdsman in a village in north-central Nigeria, he told his 7-year-old...

Young Man in Uganda Faces Bleak Future After His Muslim Father Disowns Him for...

NAIROBI, Kenya, July 3, 2019 (Morning Star News) – Asuman Kaire is missing his last year in high school in eastern Uganda for having become...
Sudanese protesters shout slogans during a demonstration against the ruling military council, in Khartoum, Sudan, Sunday, June 30, 2019. Tens of thousands of protesters took to the streets on Sunday in Sudan's capital and elsewhere in the country calling for civilian rule, nearly three months after the army forced out the autocrat Omar al-Bashir. (AP Photo/Hussein Malla)

Sudan Protesters at a Crossroads After Deadly Crackdown Leaves 12 More Dead

The mass marches held in Sudan this week breathed new life into the uprising that toppled long-ruling autocrat Omar al-Bashir, but the protesters and...

In the Midst of Political Turmoil, Sudanese Christians Say ‘Only Jesus Can Bring True...

Nationwide civilian protests for democracy resumed Sunday (June 30) in Sudan, where democratic rule could decrease Christian persecution under Sharia law. Eight people were killed...
The man was thought to have fallen from the landing gear of the Kenya Airways flight from Nairobi to Heathrow Airport (Credit: Associated Newspapers Limited)

Body of African Stowaway Falls from Plane Into Garden in London After Man Hid...

The body of a stowaway was found in the garden of a south London home after falling from a jet as it passed overhead. Police...

7-Year-Old Nigerian Boy Shares How Muslim Militants Attacked Him and His Christian Community

AKWANGA, Nigeria, June 28, 2019 (Morning Star News) – As a Baptist church member tried to fight off an armed Muslim Fulani herdsman in a...

Zimbabwe to Allow Withdrawals of U.S. Dollar Cash From Some Accounts

Zimbabweans will be allowed to withdraw up to 1,000 U.S. dollars in cash a day from foreign currency accounts, Finance Minister Mthuli Ncube said...

Libyan Government Fighters Seize Missiles and Drones From Khalifa Haftar’s Forces

Forces allied to Libya’s internationally recognized government based in Tripoli captured sophisticated U.S. and Chinese rockets as well as drones when they seized a...
Sudanese protesters shout slogans as they march during a demonstration against the military council, in Khartoum, Sudan, Sunday, June 30, 2019. Tens of thousands of protesters have taken to the streets in Sudan's capital and elsewhere in the country calling for civilian rule nearly three months after the army forced out long-ruling autocrat Omar al-Bashir. The demonstrations came amid a weekslong standoff between the ruling military council and protest leaders. (AP Photo/Hussein Malla)

Tens of Thousands Protest Army Rule in Sudan

Tens of thousands of protesters took to the streets in Sudan’s capital and elsewhere in the country on Sunday calling for civilian rule nearly...
In this May 21, 2019 photo provided by an African migrant, hundreds of migrants stage a protest in a detention center in the town of Zintan, western Libya, appealing for help from the United Nations. In the desert of western Libya, hundreds of African migrants were held for months in a detention center, packed in amid garbage covered in maggots and sewage, shared buckets of water, and barely surviving on only one meal a day. More than 20 have died from disease and hunger, while EU-funded aid agencies had little knowledge of the situation, according to leaked memos and migrants. (AP Photo)

UN Faces Criticism After 20+ African Migrants Die of Disease While Being Held in...

In the desert of western Libya, hundreds of African migrants were held for months in a hangar filled with maggot-covered garbage and sewage. They...