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By Dr. L A Morrison | Articles pertaining to Africa, and people of African descent. Articles, news clips, interviews, and media segments.

Graphic Photos: Ugandan Babe Stabs Nigerian Boyfriend over Sex

A Nigerian man named Epa is currently fighting for his life in a hospital in Malaysia. According to the story circulating from Uganda, his alleged …

Nigeria

America Invaded and Occupied Haiti 100 Years Ago Today

A century ago, American troops invaded and occupied a foreign nation. They would stay there for almost two decades, install a client government, …

American History

Suspect Arrested In Murder Of Transgender Woman India Clarke

Police in Tampa, Florida, have arrested a man they believe murdered India Clarke, whose death put her on a growing list of transgender woman killed violently in the U.S. this year.

DNA evidence linked 18-year-old Keith Lamayne Gaillard to Clarke's death, according to a Hillsborough County Sheriff's …

India

Hate Crime: a White Family Pays the ULTIMATE Price For Flying The Confederate Flag

Why is black on white racism ok with the media?
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This is by far the most disturbing Confederate flag associated crime I have heard yet.

Confederate Flag

Confederate Flags Placed at Martin Luther King’s Church

The placing of the flags was the latest provocative act involving the Civil War-era symbol

(ATLANTA) — Surveillance cameras caught images of two white males laying Confederate battle flags on the ground near the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.’s church, but it wasn’t clear whether they had committed a …

Civil Rights

Nigerian Army Rescues Dozens From Boko Haram Captivity

The military raided Boko Haram camps in Borno State, as part of an ongoing offensive against the group.

(file photo).

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According to an Amnesty …

Military

Mother Of 3 Robs Female Police Inspector In Lagos, Strips Her Naked

Twenty-six-year-old Victoria Momidu, is a lady, one could described as a shy person at first glance. But as she stood along with her partner in crime …

Policing

President Obama Visits Ethiopia: Pictures

Prehistory

Medical Doctor & Nurse Lands Themselves Into Trouble For The Abortion Of A 31Years Old Woman In Lagos State, Nigeria

A man, named, Taiwo Ogunlana, who claimed to be a medical doctor and a nurse, Kafayat Oyekola, have been arraigned before an Ebute Metta Magistrates' …

Abortion

Doctored Vaseline turned us into idiots, says rape victim

Jenni Evans, News24

Peter Dashboy Khoza, who has pleaded not guilty to the rape of more than 20 children. (Jenni Evans, News24)

Johannesburg - A girl …

Criminal Law

Activists say new oil block on Uganda-Congo border threatens delicate wildlife areas

KAMPALA, Uganda – Activists are urging Uganda's government to reverse a decision to open for oil drilling a wildlife park on Uganda's border with Congo.

Uganda's government is expected to announce next month which companies can bid for new oil blocks, including one in the Lake Edward basin inside …

Uganda

University cop indicted for murder in shooting of motorist Samuel DuBose

(CNN) — University of Cincinnati Police Officer Ray Tensing was indicted Wednesday on a murder charge in the shooting death of Samuel DuBose.

If convicted, Tensing could go to prison for life, Hamilton County Prosecutor Joe Deters said in a news conference. Deters played body camera footage of the …

University of Cincinnati

OMG!!! 16 Year Old Boy Kills 4 Year Old Neigbour, Removes His Kidney, Intestines and Pen*s

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“This has got to be one of the most painful/heartbreaking news I’ve heard in a …

TOO BAD!! Lagos Teenager Brutally Murders A 4-Year Old Boy For Ritual Purposes (SEE PHOTOS)

Ijanikin Otto community in Lagos was on Monday morning thrown into mourning following the murder of a four year old boy by a teenager.

A 16-year-old …

Lagos State

Police pepper spray crowd after 'Black Lives Matter' conference

CLEVELAND — Several streets were closed late Sunday afternoon near Cleveland State University after local law enforcement pepper sprayed a crowd of people.

Activists from around the country met in Cleveland for a "Black Lives Matter" conference over the weekend. Local activists and members of the …

Policing

Bill Cosby: 35 of his accusers speak to New York magazine

Thirty-five of the women who have accused Bill Cosby of rape or sexual assault have been photographed and interviewed by New York Magazine.

The striking cover story features women aged from their 20s to 80, and include supermodels Beverley Johnson and Janice Dickinson, waitresses and journalists.

Mr …

Bill Cosby

Uganda's Ugliest Man Welcomes His Eighth Child With His Wife Proving That Love Is All You Need

Love has no boundaries. So when Godfrey Baguma, dubbed "Uganda's Ugliest Man," welcomed his eighth child, that brought a smile to our faces. Baguma …

Marriage

William Augusta: Man Accused Of Raping Child, Posting Live Video Of The Act Online

A Pennsylvania man is behind bars following the emergence of a disturbing live video he distributed online. According to ABC-27, William Byers Augusta …

Bobbi Kristina Brown dies at 22

Atlanta (CNN) — Two days before she was found face-down in the bathtub at her home outside Atlanta in January, it seemed like Bobbi Kristina Brown's career might have been picking up.

"Let's start this career up&&moving OUT to TO YOU ALLLL quick shall we !?!???!" she said in an enthusiastic …

Bobby Brown

VERY SAD: University student dies after he's withdrawn from medical school after spending 10yrs

His name is Idoko Nicholas Inalegwu and he was a medical student of Benue State University, Makurdi. He died recently in an unexplained accident. His …

College & University

Man wanted for double murder killed in nightclub district shooting

A 21-year-old man who was fatally shot in an overnight incident involving Toronto police in the city's entertainment district was wanted for a double …

Toronto

Ferguson hires black interim police chief

(CNN) — Andre Anderson says his main task will be to restore trust between Ferguson's predominantly black populace and the Missouri city's mostly white police force.

Anderson, the city's first African-American head of police, believes he's the right man for the job.

Ferguson officials on Wednesday …

Policing

Boko Haram kills 25 in Nigeria

Kano, Nigeria (CNN) — A bloody and terrifying raid by Boko Haram on Friday left at least 25 people dead in three villages in eastern Nigeria's Adamawa state, according to residents and a local government official. Adamawa state borders Borno state, Boko Haram's birth place and main …

Boko Haram

Obama lectures Kenyan president on gay rights

(CNN) — President Barack Obama on Saturday lectured Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta about his country's gay rights record.

"When you start treating people differently not because of any harm they are doing to anybody, but because they are different, that's the path whereby freedoms begin to erode," …

Africa

Uganda's farmers battle palm oil Goliaths for land

Bumangi (Uganda) (AFP) - Even before the bulldozers arrived life was tough for John Muyiisa, scratching a living from a rented farm on Lake Victoria's Kalangala island.

Now he has almost nothing and is seeking compensation in Ugandan courts from the palm oil plantations he blames for seizing the …

Palm Oil

Hundreds bid farewell to woman who died in Texas jail cell

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LISLE, Ill. (AP) -- Family and friends of an Illinois woman found dead in a Texas jail remembered her Saturday as a "courageous voice" for social justice and promised to keep fighting for clarity on the circumstances surrounding her death.

Hundreds of people attended Sandra …

Texas

Obama pushes African nations to treat gays equally under law

NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — President Barack Obama nudged African nations Saturday to treat gays and lesbians equally under the law, a position that remains unpopular through much of the continent. Obama's Kenyan counterpart responded by calling the matter a "non-issue" for his country.

Obama tackled the …

Africa

Karlita Philips: Wife From Hell Hired Teen Lover To Eliminate Husband — But He Killed Wrong Man

Karlita Phillips and her husband Dale Phillips Jr. were not on good terms to put it mildly. The South Carolina couple’s marriage was over. They had …

South Carolina

US President Barack Obama to fly to Kenya – and controversy

Feverish excitement ahead of the arrival on Friday night of the 44th President of the United States – and trepidation about how Kenya’s most famous son will grasp the thorny issues

When gunmen from the terrorist group al-Shabaab stormed Nairobi’s Westgate Mall in September 2013, Adam Osman slipped …

UK Politics