UN launches 2020 Class of 17 Young Leaders for the Sustainable...

The United Nations today announced the names of the latest class of 17 Young Leaders for the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Mariama Djambony Badji, Senegal On...

Why at 79, Joseph Ligon who has been in prison since...

It was February 20, 1953, when Joseph Ligon, then 15 years, attended a dance and drank wine with four other teens. They then ended...

Netflix Wants the Oscars to Consider Delroy Lindo For a Best...

The 93rd Academy Awards ceremony isn’t slated to roll out until its new date of April 25, 2021. However, chatter has already begun on who...

Abyssinia and the Ethiopian Empire: The Ancient History of a Struggling...

The Horn of Africa is a region with a unique identity and vibrant history. Close to the Arabian Peninsula, it always stood out from...

African countries engaging in ground-breaking COVID-19 vaccine initiative

Governments, private sector and manufacturers working together to procure enough vaccine doses to protect the most vulnerable populations on the continent. While the race to...

UN salutes real-life heroes doing ‘extraordinary things, in extraordinary times’

Marking World Humanitarian Day, top UN officials are honoring the workers overcoming “huge challenges” to save and improve the lives of millions of women,...

Texas Police Officer Indicted on Charges In 2019 Fatal Shooting of...

A Texas police officer has been indicted on an aggravated assault charge more than a year after he shot and killed a mentally ill...

‘Trump accused me of killing Christians’ – Nigeria’s Buhari reveals awkward...

Nigeria’s President Muhammadu Buhari has revealed that when he met Donald Trump, president of the United States, in April of 2018, the latter accused...

Touching photos from Chadwick Boseman’s memorial attended by Black Panther stars,...

A week after the death of Chadwick Boseman, his friends and family gathered in Malibu, Calif., for a small memorial service. His co-stars from...

Naomi Osaka Wins Her Second U.S. Open, Delivers Powerful Message Regarding...

Rising tennis star Naomi Osaka made an emphatic return to the U.S. Open tennis championships over the past two weeks, officially securing her second career win....