Kenya’s Former Attorney General Challenges US Entry Ban

NAIROBI - This week, U.S. officials imposed an entry ban on former Kenyan Attorney General Amos Wako, citing his alleged involvement in what the State Department called significant corruption. At a news conference Wednesday, Wako …

Toxins Increase in Somali Crops Under Climate Shocks

Somalia is one of the world's countries worst affected by global warming, suffering near-constant droughts, heat waves and floods. Recent flooding in south central Somalia affected 547,000 people, according to U.N. estimates, at a time …

Democrat Reelected as Louisiana Governor in Trump Country

BATON ROUGE, LA. - Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards has stunned Republicans again, narrowly winning a second term Saturday as the Deep South's only Democratic governor and handing Donald Trump another gubernatorial loss this year.…

African refugees ejected from UN premises in South Africa

PRETORIA, Africans seeking asylum at a United Nations office in South Africa have been forcibly removed by police stating that their action amounted to trespassing.

On Wednesday, a court order was granted instructing the 300 …

Sudan Looks to Pyramids to Attract Tourism, Hard Currency

MEROE, SUDAN - Portuguese architect Tania Monteiro and her husband are almost alone as they tour Sudan's pyramids, a world-class attraction long neglected by the world.

People are really, really nice, always very welcoming, Monteiro …

Sudan Looks to Pyramids to Attract Tourism, Hard Currency

MEROE, SUDAN - Portuguese architect Tania Monteiro and her husband are almost alone as they tour Sudan's pyramids, a world-class attraction long neglected by the world.

People are really, really nice, always very welcoming, Monteiro …

South Sudan Villagers Relocated After Oil Leak

JUBA - More than 2,000 South Sudanese villagers reportedly have been relocated following an oil spill in a remote part of Northern Liech state.

Gatkouth Ruach says he and other villagers were moved to a …

Security Stymies Effort to End Ebola in Congo

GENEVA - The World Health Organization says that dangers posed by armed groups in two eastern Democratic Republic of Congo provinces are impeding progress in the battle to stop the spread of the deadly Ebola …