Dec. 8, 1982, revolutionary soldiers in Suriname rounded up 15 opponents of the then military government and executed them at a colonial era fort in the capital.
Cash money makes things happen. That’s an expression taken from the Urban Dictionary, but it might also be the hope of Atiku Abubakar, candidate for president of Nigeria with the opposition Peoples Democratic Party, which just hired Donald Trump’s lobbying ...
In recent years, we know there has been a spike in teenage drug use. What leaves many baffled is the choice of drugs young people are experimenting with.
“Congratulations Madam President! Women do make a difference. We are proud of you!” That was the excited message from María Fernanda Espinosa Garces, president of the United Nations General Assembly, to a U.N. colleague selected to be the first woman ...
Many citizens of Trinidad and Tobago would be justified in saying that the second half of 2018 was more than a bit unkind to the Caribbean’s most southerly island, as it has been battered by one disaster after another.
Leaders of the opposition were roundly defeated in this month’s national elections that gave the six-term incumbent, President Paul Biya, a new seven-year term.
Oct. 17, Haitians took to the streets in Port-au-Prince, the nation’s capital, protesting the alleged misuse of PetroCaribe funds. According to sources, the funds were a part of a Venezuelan-sponsored oil assistance program.
“We urge you: spare and release these women,” begged Patricia Danzi, director of the International Committee of the Red Cross in Africa. “Like all those abducted, they are not part of any fight. They are daughters and sisters, one is ...
A simmering dispute between the U.S. and Ghana appears to be resolved.
If you think we are living through the worst of times here in the United States (with someone named Trump serving as our president), take a moment to say a prayer for the people of Brazil.
(GIN)—As the clock ticks down to Sunday’s presidential elections in Cameroon, President Paul Biya remains tightlipped about a grisly video gone viral of two mothers and their young children executed in cold blood by government soldiers.
Sept. 27, the first lady of Nigeria, Aisha Muhammadu Buhari, was honored with the Distinguished Global Award for Excellence in Women Empowerment and Gender Development during the Global Empowerment Movement session of the United Nations in New York City.
The statue is a gift to the United Nations from South Africa.
The world is pushing back against President Donald Trump’s “zero tolerance” immigration policy, which has resulted in separations of undocumented parents and children.
Well, the 45th president received a round of laughter from some of the heads of state and delegates in the audience.