Liberation, violence and the complex legacy of Robert Mugabe

The death of 95-year-old former president Robert Mugabe has taken me down memory lane. I remember running outside in celebration as an 18-year-old freshman at...

Putin signals Russia’s return to Africa with summit

Russia is hoping to reassert its influence in Africa Russia is hoping to reassert its influence in Africa. President Vladimir Putin hosts dozens of African...

Women in Gambia Describe Torture After Ex-President Called Them Witches

SINTET, Gambia — Matty Sanyang was at a baby naming ceremony when the soldiers arrived in Sintet, a farming town not far from the...

Sudan says it will return confiscated property to Christians

In another sign that Islamist elements hostile to Christianity in Sudan could be reined in, the minister of religious affairs has reiterated that Christian...

Meet the Kenyan sisters who cannot stop eating soap and licking...

Sisters Sharon Chepchirchir and Lydia Chepkemboi have a rather weird dietary fascination. The Kenyan pair have been eating soap since they were just little...

Feed Thousands of Orphans in Nairobi

I share the above sentiments with you just as St. Paul shared them with his friends in Thessalonica, Greece, nearly two thousand years ago....

Trial to begin for Omoyele Sowore, a New Jersey journalist imprisoned...

Omoyele Sowore's family and friends are hoping the Haworth resident will come back to New Jersey soon. The journalist is standing trial beginning Wednesday in his home...

Zambia bans female police officers from wearing miniskirts over public concerns

Zambian female police officers have been banned from wearing miniskirts. Zambia’s Police Assistant Director of Legal and Professional Standards announced the directive Tuesday, reports Zambia...

Ugandans refuse to use public toilets because they are fitted with...

A matter of inconvenience has arisen in the eastern Ugandan town of Tororo where a World Bank-funded public restroom at a bus park has...

Scientists believe they now have proof of where exactly the earliest...

In southern Africa, Botswana precisely, scientists believe they have found the primordial home of human beings before we spread into the different parts of...