Evangelical Christian Leader Sentenced to 7 Months in Jail Over Theological Disagreement With Ethiopian Orthodox Church

A judge in southern Ethiopia has sentenced an Evangelical Christian to seven months in prison for “causing outrage to religious peace and feeling” following accusations believed to come from...

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South African President Jacob Zuma Resigns

South African President Jacob Zuma resigned on Wednesday in a televised address to the nation, ending a turbulent tenure marred by corruption scandals that sapped the popularity of the...

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Catholic Relief Groups Say 3 Million People Are Undergoing Humanitarian Emergency in Congo

As many as 3 million people are in urgent need of help in the Kasai region of the Democratic Republic of Congo, including many Christians whose family members have...

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Fulani Herdsmen Increasing Attacks on Christian Farmers in Nigeria After New Laws Restrict Their Grazing

At least 170 Christian farmers and Muslim Fulani herdsmen have died this year in Nigeria’s Middle Belt in a centuries-old feud driven by Muslims seeking to graze their cattle...

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Day Zero: How Christian Leaders and Other Faith Groups Are Tackling Cape Town’s Water Crisis

The trickling sound echoed through Zonnebloem Estate’s chapel as the Anglican bishop of Table Bay, the Rt. Rev. Garth Q. Counsell, slowly poured one pitcher of water into another. 

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Rihanna Defies Warning from Islamic Groups to Visit Senegal

Apparently believing in Internet conspiracy theories about the singer, a group of 30 hard-line Islamic organizations this week warned Rihanna to stay out of Senegal.

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African Governments Came Close to Demanding Formal Apology from Trump for Crude Remarks, But Decided Not To

African leaders were very close to officially demanding President Donald Trump publicly apologize for reportedly crude remarks about the continent and immigration, but backed off, reports say.

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Muslim High School Students Beat and Stabbed Christians Who Refused to Convert to Islam in Kenya

Muslim students at a high school in Nairobi on Tuesdaynight (Jan. 23) beat and stabbed Christians who refused to convert to Islam, a local source said.

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Oscars-Nominated Film Is True Story of Muslims Risking Lives to Save Christians From Terrorists

A Kenyan-German short film called “Watu Wote,” which depicts the real life story of Muslim passengers risking their lives to save Christians on a bus when Islamic radicals attacked...

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Uganda’s Christian President, Yoweri Museveni, Praises Trump for Speaking “Frankly” to Africans: “Why Can’t We Make Africa Strong?”

Ugandan president Yoweri Kaguta Museveni spoke out in defense of President Trump on Tuesday, telling lawmakers at the opening of the East African Legislative Assembly held in Kampala he loved the...

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