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Congo Gold Miners Scour Rubble for Bodies After Cave-in

Informal gold miners in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo scoured rubble Saturday for more than 50 colleagues presumed dead after a mine collapsed under the…

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Demonstrators in Bamako Show Support for Malian Junta

Hundreds of people demonstrated in Mali’s capital on Tuesday in support of the junta that has seized power in a coup, as debate rages over…

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‘Octopus Teacher’ Lets Filmmaker Into Secret World

South African nature filmmaker Craig Foster was burned out. He had lost his passion for working on documentaries such as “Blue Planet 2.” To re-energize,…

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UNMISS Withdraws Troops from South Sudan IDP Camp

Internally displaced persons at a U.N.-protected site in Bor, South Sudan say they’re living in fear after the U.N. Mission in South Sudan withdrew its…

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Virtual Workarounds Help African Couples Marry Across Distance

Marriage. In these socially distanced times, even the ceremony itself can’t always bring couples — and their families — together. In Africa, some digitally savvy…

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Cameroonian Christians Leave COVID-19-Doubting Churches

Christians have left Cameroonian churches that claim COVID-19 does not exist. The defecting Christians say they saw some who obeyed church instructions to ignore barrier measures infected or dying from the virus. Christians are being accepted into oth…

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Cameroonian Christians Leave COVID-19-Doubting Churches

Christians have left Cameroonian churches that claim COVID-19 does not exist. The defecting Christians say they saw some who obeyed church instructions to ignore barrier measures infected or dying from the virus. Christians are being accepted into oth…

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Group: Egypt Arrests 2 Journalists, One Sick With COVID-19

Egyptian security forces have arrested two journalists, including one sick with COVID-19, the latest step in a sweeping crackdown on news media during the pandemic, an international press watchdog reported Friday.On separate days in late August, office…

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