Central African Republic declares unilateral ceasefire in fight with rebels

Central African Republic declares unilateral ceasefire in fight with rebels

BANGUI, Oct 15 (Reuters) - Central African Republic President Faustin-Archange Touadera on Friday declared a unilateral cessation of fighting against armed groups, saying he...
Jesus College at Cambridge Will Become the First British Institution to Return One of the Benin Bronzes to Nigeria 124 Years After British Colonial Troops Took Hundreds of Relics From the African Country

Jesus College at Cambridge Will Become the First British Institution to Return One of...

A Cambridge college is to return a looted bronze cockerel statue to representatives from Nigeria in a ceremony this month. Jesus College set up its...
Kenyan mob lynches ‘bloodthirsty vampire’ child killer

Kenyan mob lynches ‘bloodthirsty vampire’ child killer

Kenyan villagers on Friday lynched a man believed to be a "bloodthirsty vampire" child murderer, days after the self-confessed serial killer escaped from police...
Olympic athlete, world medallist, and world record holder Agnes Tirop found stabbed to death at her home in Kenya aged 25; police say husband is suspect in her murder

Olympic athlete, world medallist, and world record holder Agnes Tirop found stabbed to death...

Kenyan world record holder Agnes Tirop was found stabbed to death at home on Tuesday, and her missing husband is a suspect, police in...

United Nations recalls Ethiopia migration head Maureen Achieng over Tigray war remarks

The United Nation's migration agency has put its Ethiopia chief on administrative leave, citing "unauthorised interviews" in which she complained of being sidelined by...

Strange Facebook post leads police to doorstep of Kenyan teen’s suspected killer

A 17-year-old girl's trip from Nairobi to Mumias to join her family for the school holiday ended tragically after she was abducted, killed and...

23 Women in Kenyan Governorship Race; This Is the Highest Number of Aspirants Since...

At least 23 women leaders are eyeing the coveted governor post in next year’s elections, raising the possibility that more counties could have women...
Coronavirus EGirls Exposed to ‘Shadow Pandemic’ of Sexual Abuse

Coronavirus Exposes Girls to ‘Shadow Pandemic’ of Sexual Abuse

COVID-19 has triggered a “shadow pandemic” of sexual abuse, violence and exploitation against girls, a shocking new report reveals on International Day of the...
Muslim Mob Hacks Pastor to Death, Burns Home, Church, and School in Kano State, Nigeria

Muslim Mob Hacks Pastor to Death, Burns Home, Church, and School in Kano State,...

JOS, Nigeria, October 1, 2021 (Morning Star News) – A Muslim mob in northern Nigeria agitated over the killing of a woman by a man...
Extremists target African village leaders in wave of assassinations

Extremists target African village leaders in wave of assassinations

Scrawled onto a cement gravestone in the village of Tchombangou is the date when the calm of the remote community in southwest Niger was...
There’s a Devil Loose: Schizophrenic Kenyan Man Is Left With a Stump After Chopping Off His Penis With a Kitchen Knife Following ‘Marriage Problems’

There’s a Devil Loose: Schizophrenic Kenyan Man Is Left With a Stump After Chopping...

A schizophrenic man who wasn't taking his medication chopped off his own penis with a kitchen knife. The unidentified 48-year-old, from Kenya, has...
Belorilla dies in the arms of ranger who rescued her as an infant 14 years ago

Beloved gorilla dies in the arms of ranger who rescued her as an infant...

Ndakasi the mountain gorilla became known the world over for her adorable selfie with a park ranger in Congo. Sadly, the beloved gorilla passed away...
3,000-pound Hippos Tear Pieces Out of Each Other as They Fight in Kenya

3,000-pound Hippos Tear Pieces Out of Each Other as They Fight in Kenya

This is the incredible moment two 3,000-pound hippos tore chunks out of each other as they fought for supremacy in the Mara North Conservancy...
49 Christians Killed, 27 Kidnapped in Central Nigeria

49 Christians Killed, 27 Kidnapped in Central Nigeria

KADUNA, Nigeria (BP) – At least 49 people were killed and 27 others kidnapped in attacks on Christian communities in southern Kaduna, Nigeria, early...

Nigerian pastor murdered in machete attack was known for Christian charity, working to foster...

JOS, Nigeria (Morning Star News) – A Muslim mob in northern Nigeria agitated over the killing of a woman by a man they believed...
Nigeria Gets 0M in World Bank Financing for Coronavirus Aid

Nigeria Gets $400M in World Bank Financing for Coronavirus Aid

Nigeria got approval on Friday for $400 million in World Bank financing to procure and deploy COVID-19 vaccinations, the bank said in a statement. Click...
Fulani Herdsmen in Nigeria Kill Christian in Worship Service, 30 Other People in One Day

Fulani Herdsmen in Nigeria Kill Christian in Worship Service, 30 Other People in One...

JOS, Nigeria, September 28, 2021 (Morning Star News) – Fulani herdsmen killed a Christian at a worship service in Kaduna state, Nigeria on Sunday (Sept....
Armed Men Kill At Least 34 in Northern Nigerian Villages

Armed Men Kill At Least 34 in Northern Nigerian Villages

Armed men killed at least 34 people in two villages in the northern Nigerian state of Kaduna in the early hours of Monday, the...
Suicide car bomb targeting convoy in Somali capital kills at least 8

Suicide car bomb targeting convoy in Somali capital kills at least 8

MOGADISHU, Sept 25 (Reuters) - A suicide car bomb killed at least eight people in the Somali capital on Saturday at a street junction...
Kenyan Methodists Defy Ban on Inviting Politicians Into Churches

Kenyan Methodists Defy Ban on Inviting Politicians Into Churches

Some churches in Kenya have barred politicians from addressing their congregations, saying campaigning during services disrespects the sanctity of worship. The national Anglican, Presbyterian and...