Tag: Africa

Ghana Voters Casting Ballots for President

The West African nation is deciding over staying with the ruling party or going on a different path

Boko Haram Frees Small Group of Kidnapped Girls

The schoolgirls were taken two years ago, but many have children by the soldiers

Nigerian Economy Slips Into Recession

The oil-rich nation, Africa's largest economy, experienced a decline in its gross domestic product

Man Raises Money to Get Sent Back to Africa

Well, this is one way to escape American racism.

An Update on #BringBackOurGirls

Young girl claims she's part of camp of Chibok girls abducted nearly two years ago

Obama Bans Imports of Slave-Produced Goods

The ban closes a loophole in a poorly enforced tariff law

Coming Soon: Black Girls Rock! Africa

Empowerment movement is expanding

Boko Haram Wants to Negotiate With Nigeria

New leader reportedly wants a sit down with Nigeria's government

The Legacy of David and Jackie Robinson

A beautiful portrait of life and legacy

No Ebola Found in 9 Monitored in Ala.

Officials cleared patients of the disease Wednesday

Troops Rescue 178, Boko Haram Camps Destroyed

101 of those freed are children, along with 67 women and 10 men.

Obama Urges African Leaders To Focus on Jobs

Speech marked the end of a five-day visit to Africa that included an earlier stop in Kenya

150 More Girls, Women Rescued From Boko Haram

Twelve women fighters and seven soldiers died during the mission

Counselors On Hand After Kenya Attack

Relatives emerged in shock and hysteria after seeing dead loved ones

Chad, Niger Join Fight Against Boko Haram

Terrorist group recently joined ISIS

Sierra Leone’s VP Self-Isolates Over Ebola

He's taking preventative measures

Africans Worst Responders in Ebola Crisis

Protesters from Sierra Leone and Liberia feel abandoned and shut off by the rest of Africa

Obama Directs Funds to Fight Terrorists in Africa

Operation Barkhane involves Mauritania, Burkina Faso, Niger, Chad and Mali

NBA Schedules 2015 Preseason Game in South Africa

The game will also serve as a charity event