During a Washington D.C. press conference in early February, three human rights activists, who are also members of the United Nations Working Group of Experts on People of African Descent panel, suggested that Congress pass the Commission to Study Reparation ...
The U.S. will do whatever it can to help Belgium bring to justice those responsible for Tuesday's terror attacks, President Barack Obama declared Tuesday.
It was surreal when the plane touched down and my sneakers touched the tarmac. My senses were excited with the rush of emotion and overwhelmed with the newfound heat.
Even with a $5 million prize, the search to find an effective African leader is still a challenge.
Hotel developers are eyeing the Karura Forest as the building ground for a new five-star hotel.
Ghana is planning to eliminate English as the primary language in schools and focus on their native tongue.
Zimbabwe President Robert Mugabe puts an end to foreign diamond exploiters.
As Africa continues to shake off the shackles of Arab and European colonialism, another step was recently taken in that direction.
Robert Mugabe, the world’s oldest president, turned 92 this week without a clear successor. His wife, Grace, however, is grooming herself for the job.
Retirement? Not for President Yoweri Museveni. The 71-year-old leader, who has already held office for three decades, once knocked African leaders who “overstay.” But whereas some leaders gather their memories and go, Museveni went to the mat for a fifth ...
The first Caribbean case of the Zika virus in pregnant women has been confirmed in Barbados, where three women are currently seeking treatment as the virus continues to storm the region.
Senator Bill Perkins held a public welcome ceremony for His Excellency Gandjegni Awoyo Gbaguidi, King of Savalou, Benin.
Boutros Boutros-Ghali, a veteran Egyptian diplomat and a single term as U.N. secretary-general, has died. He was 93.
The attacks of Haitians in the Dominican Republic affects us all as New Yorkers.
Food shortages mount in Ethiopia