In this undated photo provided by Safari Park Dvur Kralove, Black Rhino Manny is photographed at Safari Park Dvur Kralov, in Dvur Kralove nad Labem, Czech Republic. Officials say five critically endangered eastern black rhinos from wildlife parks in three European countries are ready for a transport back to their natural habitat in Rwanda, where the entire rhino population was wiped out during the genocide in the 1990s. (Oliver Le Que/Safari Park Dvur Kralove via AP)

Endangered Rhinos Ready to Be Sent from Europe to Rwanda

Officials say five critically endangered eastern black rhinos from wildlife parks in three European countries are ready for a transport back to their natural...
People coming from Congo have their temperature measured to screen for symptoms of Ebola, at the Mpondwe border crossing with Congo, in western Uganda Friday, June 14, 2019. In Uganda, health workers had long prepared in case the Ebola virus got past the screening conducted at border posts with Congo and earlier this week it did, when a family exposed to Ebola while visiting Congo returned home on an unguarded footpath. (AP Photo/Ronald Kabuubi)

Porous Border Between Uganda and Congo Could Hinder Efforts to Stem Spread of Ebola

Several well-trodden paths crisscross this lush area where people walk between Congo and Uganda to visit nearby family and friends and go to the...

Triple Suicide Bombing Attack Kills at Least 30 in Northeast Nigeria

At least 30 people have been killed in a triple suicide attack in northeast Nigerian state of Borno, state emergency officials said on Monday,...

Algerian Partner of Volkswagen Detained on Graft Allegations

An Algerian court on Monday ordered the detention of Mourad Eulmi, head of family-owned firm SOVAC that is a partner of Germany’s Volkswagen AG,...
In this June 13, 2019 photo, Prince Pombo speaks about his family's journey as migrants from Africa, at the Portland Exposition Building in Portland, Maine. With him is his wife, Thaiz Neri and their daughter, Heaven. Maine's largest city has repurposed the basketball arena as an emergency shelter in anticipation of hundreds of asylum seekers who are headed to the state from the U.S. southern border. Most are arriving from Congo and Angola. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

Record Number of African Migrants Arriving at U.S.-Mexico Border

Undaunted by a dangerous journey over thousands of miles, people fleeing economic hardship and human rights abuses in African countries are coming to the...
A man puts an expired passport in his pocket while waiting in a queue to submit an application for a new passport at the main office in Harare, Friday, June 14, 2019. With Zimbabwe’s economy in shambles and political tensions rising, leaving the country seems the best option for many who are desperate for jobs. But those dreams often end at the passport office, which doesn’t have enough foreign currency to import proper paper and ink. (AP Photo/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi)

Zimbabwe’s Economic Crunch Hits Passports, Preventing Thousands from Leaving Country to Find Jobs

With Zimbabwe’s economy in shambles and political tensions rising, leaving the country seems the best option for many who are desperate for jobs. But...
In this photo supplied by Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) elephants drink water at a watering hole near Mbamba Village, in the Niassa game reserve, in an area larger than Switzerland it is one of Africa's largest wildlife preserves in Mozambique, Sept. 26, 2016. The Niassa reserve on Saturday June 15, 2019, is marking a year without a single elephant found killed by poachers, which experts believe is because of a new rapid air intervention police force to patrol an area where thousands of the animals have been slaughtered in recent years, according to the New York based Wildlife Conservation Society which runs the reserve with Mozambique's government. (Michael D. Kock / Wildlife Conservation Society via AP)

Top African Wildpark, Niassa Reserve, Sees Year With Zero Elephants Poached

One of Africa’s largest wildlife preserves is marking a year without a single elephant found killed by poachers, which experts call an extraordinary development...
People coming from Congo wash their hands with chlorinated water to prevent the spread of infection, at the Mpondwe border crossing with Congo, in western Uganda Friday, June 14, 2019. In Uganda, health workers had long prepared in case the Ebola virus got past the screening conducted at border posts with Congo and earlier this week it did, when a family exposed to Ebola while visiting Congo returned home on an unguarded footpath. (AP Photo/Ronald Kabuubi)

Ugandan Medics Now Tackling Ebola Say They Lack Supplies

The isolation ward for Ebola patients is a tent erected in the garden of the local hospital. Gloves are given out sparingly to health...

18-Year-Old Ghanaian Woman Who Converted to Christianity on the Run From Her Muslim Father

An 18-year-old teenager who converted to Christianity from Islam is on the run in Ghana because, she says, her Muslim father is threatening to...
Medical workers help a man who was wounded in a bomb attack, at a hospital in the capital Mogadishu, Somalia, Saturday, June 15, 2019. (AP Photo/Farah Abdi Warsameh)

8 Killed, 16 Injured in Bomb Attacks Near Somali Parliament Headquarters in Mogadishu

A pair of explosions rocked Somalia’s capital and left eight people dead, the director of an ambulance service said Saturday, as the al-Qaida-linked extremist...

Part of Christian School in Eastern Uganda Torn Down

NAIROBI, Kenya, June 14, 2019 (Morning Star News) – One of two buildings of a Christian primary school in eastern Uganda was demolished after local...

Christians Flee Burkina Faso After at Least 19 Christians Are Killed in the African...

At least 19 Christians were killed earlier this month in Burkina Faso in Africa. According to French news channel France 24, the Christians were killed on June...

Christian Nigerians Describe Horrors of Persecution by Fulani Muslims

Nigerians from predominantly Christian tribes in Nigeria visited the United States this week to share how their tribes are now “homeless” and “sleeping under...
This photo released by the International Rescue Committee (IRC) shows a Congolese refugee boy washing his hands before entering one of the medical tents used for evaluating newly arrived Congolese for potential symptoms of Ebola, at the Kyaka refugee settlement in western Uganda Wednesday, June 12, 2019. A 5-year-old boy in Uganda vomiting blood became the first cross-border victim in the current Ebola outbreak on Wednesday, while his 3-year-old brother and grandmother tested positive for the disease that has killed nearly 1,400 people in Congo. (Kellie Ryan/International Rescue Committee via AP)

Congo Pastor Caring for Ebola-stricken Family Members Likely Brought Outbreak to Uganda

The Congolese pastor who is thought to have caused the Ebola outbreak’s spread into Uganda was unknown to health officials before he died of...

Mother of Girl Held Captive by Boko Haram for Refusing to Deny Christ Pleads...

The mother of Leah Sharibu, a Christian girl kidnapped by Boko Haram last year, visited the United States this week to call on President...

IJM Says Prayer was Their Cornerstone to See the Impossible Happen in Ghana’s Government Regarding...

International Justice Mission believes the world can see the end of modern-day slavery by 2030. It may seem impossible, but IJM is familiar with making the...
People crossing the border have their temperature taken to check for symptoms of Ebola, at the border crossing near Kasindi, eastern Congo Wednesday, June 12, 2019, just across from the Ugandan town of Bwera. In Uganda, a 5-year-old boy vomiting blood became the first cross-border victim of Ebola in the current outbreak on Wednesday, while two more people in Uganda tested positive for the highly contagious disease that has killed nearly 1,400 in Congo. (AP Photo/Al-hadji Kudra Maliro)

5-Year-Old Dies of Ebola in Uganda as Outbreak Crosses Congo Border

A 5-year-old boy vomiting blood became the first cross-border victim of Ebola in the current outbreak on Wednesday, while two more people in Uganda...
FILE - This Tuesday, April, 16, 2019 file photo taken in Congo shows an Ebola health worker at a treatment center in Beni, Eastern Congo. Uganda's health ministry said late Tuesday, June 11, 2019 that a 5-year-old Congolese boy who crossed into Uganda has tested positive for Ebola in what is the first cross-border case of the deadly virus since an outbreak started in neighboring Congo last year. (AP Photo/Al-hadji Kudra Maliro, File)

Uganda Confirms First Ebola Case Outside Outbreak in Congo

A child in Uganda has tested positive for Ebola in the first cross-border case of the deadly virus since an outbreak started in neighboring...
In this frame grab from video shops are closed during a general strike, in the Al-Arabi souk business district of Khartoum, Sudan, Sunday, June 9, 2019. The first day of the workweek in Sudan saw shops closed and streets empty as part of a general strike called by protest leaders who are demanding the resignation of the ruling military council. The Sudanese Professionals Association had urged people to stay home to protest a deadly crackdown last week, when security forces violently dispersed the group’s main sit-in camp outside the military headquarters in the capital of Khartoum. (AP Photo)

Workers Launch General Strike in Sudan After Deadly Security Crackdown

Shops were closed and streets were empty across Sudan on Sunday, the first day of a general strike called for the start of the...
Ethiopia's prime minister Abiy Ahmed arrives in Khartoum, Sudan on Friday, June 7, 2019, to try and mediate between the ruling military and the country's protest leaders amid an army crackdown that has killed over 100 people this week. Ahmed first met with Sudanese generals who in April ousted longtime autocrat Omar al-Bashir and took over the country after four months of mass protests against his rule. The protesters, however, remained in the streets, demanding the military hand over power to civilians. (AP Photo)

Sudan Protesters Call for Civil Disobedience to Put Pressure On Military Rulers

Pro-democracy protest leaders on Saturday called on Sudanese to take part in acts of civil disobedience in a bid to pressure the military to...