Africa

via sgnthelight: Grammy Award winning gospel artist Kirk Franklin received a pleasant surprise during a trip to Nigeria. David Tlale, is a South African fashion designer who reached out to Franklin prior to his trip to Lagos, Nigeria for a concert during his African ministry tour. Tlale, who has been tailoring garments for over 15 years, made a […]

Two White South African men are on trial for forcing a Black man into a coffin. They video recorded the assault.

Two White South African men are on trial for forcing a Black man into a coffin. They video recorded the assault.

Credit: Wycliffe Bible TranslatorsArticle By Debbie Lykins // EEW Magazine News Millions of English-speaking Africans know and love Christ, but for many, God’s word is hard to grasp. With nearly every full evangelical study Bible written from the Western viewpoint, Africans have lacked a resource that connects with their unique experience, hindering discipleship. But that […]

Article By Esther Walker // EEW Magazine Global News Bishop TD Jakes, who has been in Windhoek, the capital of Namibia, for a two-day leadership conference, says Africa is a rich continent that, with proper leadership, can eradicate poverty. While talking with President Hage Geingob about the recently-launched Harambee Prosperity Plan at State House, the […]

One in every five "suicide bombers" used by Boko Haram in the past two years has been a child, underscoring the heartless nature of the religious extremist group, according to a report released Tuesday by the United Nations Children's Fund, writes Al Jazeera.

Baby Hope was helped by Danish aid Anja Ringgren Lovén in January after his family abandoned him over accusations of witchcraft.

Zimbabwean President Robert Mugabe has come under fire for hosting a lavish $1 million celebration for his 92nd birthday in a number of locations, including a drought-stricken region of the struggling nation, reports The Washington Post.

Two female suicide bombers between the ages of 17 and 20 reportedly blew themselves up this week in a camp in northeastern Nigeria designed to protect people trying to escape Boko Haram terrorists, killing at least 58 people.

Houses were torched, suicide bombers detonated devices, and militants opened fire near Nigeria's largest northeastern city.

Three suicide bombers attacked a village market in Lake Chad Saturday, injuring more than 100 and killing at least 15 in what Chad officials believe to be the work of Boko Haram extremists.

Three people were killed and over 100 people were taken hostage at an international hotel in Mali, West Africa, BBC News reports.