Africa

Boko Haram Advancing in Nigeria, Neighboring Countries Drawn into Fight

[ilink url=”http://www.northstarnewstoday.com”]Return to the homepage and video channel at www.northstarnewstoday.com or just click here to see the complete issue and video channel.[/ilink]   Human rights violations by Nigerian Army, however, blunt effort Special to the Trice Edney News Wire from Global Information Network (TriceEdneyWire.com) — Despite threats to eliminate Boko Haram by Nigeria’s P resident, Muhammadu Buhari, the insurgent group[Read More…]

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Kenyans Tell Obama to Stay Away From Gay Rights

[ilink url=”http://www.northstarnewstoday.com”]Return to the homepage and video channel at www.northstarnewstoday.com or just click here to see the complete issue and video channel.[/ilink]   Special to the Trice Edney News Wire from Global Information Network (TriceEdneyWire.com)  — Five Kenyan lawmakers have threatened to eject President Barack Obama from Parliament if he tries to lecture them about same-sex marriage during his upcoming[Read More…]

The Slow March of Mass Haitian Deportation: Is Dominican Immigration Policy Being Obamafied?

[ilink url=”http://www.northstarnewstoday.com”]Return to the homepage and video channel at www.northstarnewstoday.com or just click here to see the complete issue and video channel.[/ilink]   By Roberto Lovato New America Media Editor’s Note: This piece was first published on June 26 at LatinoRebels.com. All photos by the author. DAJABÓN, Dominican Republic—On a recent afternoon in this tense border town, a hub for[Read More…]

Witnesses Say Chibok Girls Have Begun Taking Orders from Terror Group

[ilink url=”http://www.northstarnewstoday.com”]Return to the homepage and video channel at www.northstarnewstoday.com or just click here to see the complete issue and video channel.[/ilink]   Special to the Trice Edney News Wire from Global Information Network (TriceEdneyWire.com — With over 400 days of captivity, some of the schoolgirls kidnapped in Chibok, Nigeria, may now be taking orders from their captors in the[Read More…]

Minister Louis Farrakhan Calls for a March

[ilink url=”http://www.northstarnewstoday.com”]Return to the homepage and video channel at www.northstarnewstoday.com or just click here to see the complete issue and video channel.[/ilink]   Nation of Islam Minister Louis Farrakhan announced on Wednesday the Nation of Islam will hold a march on October 10 in Washington D.C. to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Million Man March, which attracted to the[Read More…]

Day of the African Child Spotlights Child Marriages

[ilink url=”http://www.northstarnewstoday.com”]Return to the homepage and video channel at www.northstarnewstoday.com or just click here to see the complete issue and video channel.[/ilink]   International Special to the Trice Edney News Wire from Global Information Network (TriceEdneyWire.com) — On the Day of the African Child – June 16 – the African Union estimated that 58 million young women in developing countries[Read More…]

Whites Burned Emanuel AME Church to the Ground in 1822 When It Became Known That It Was at the Center of a Slave Revolt

[ilink url=”http://www.northstarnewstoday.com”]Return to the homepage and video channel at www.northstarnewstoday.com or just click here to see the complete issue and video channel.[/ilink]   Terrorist Massacre in Charleston Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church, where nine members were shot to death Wednesday night, allegedly by Dylann Storm Roof, a 21 year-old white supremacist, was burned to the ground in 1822 by whites[Read More…]

Grave of Obama’s Father to Get Facelift Before Presidential Visit

[ilink url=”http://www.northstarnewstoday.com”]Return to the homepage and video channel at www.northstarnewstoday.com or just click here to see the complete issue and video channel.[/ilink]   Special to the Trice Edney News Wire from Global Information Network (TriceEdneyWire.com) –– Preparing for a visit next month by President Barack Obama, officials of Siaya County in Kenya will spend 1 million shillings or just over[Read More…]

Sunken Portuguese Slave Ship Discovered off the Coast of South Africa

[ilink url=”http://www.northstarnewstoday.com”]Return to the homepage and video channel at www.northstarnewstoday.com or just click here to see the complete issue and video channel.[/ilink]   212 slaves drowned; survivors were sold into slavery Special to the Trice Edney News Wire from Global Information Network (TriceEdneyWire.com) — São José , a Portuguese slave ship that left Mozambique in 1794 bound for Brazil had[Read More…]

South African Voters ‘In a Bad Mood’ Over Unemployment and Corruption

[ilink url=”http://www.northstarnewstoday.com”]Return to the homepage and video channel at www.northstarnewstoday.com or just click here to see the complete issue and video channel.[/ilink]   Special to the Trice Edney News Wire from Global Information Network (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Unemployment in South Africa is higher than at any time in the past 11 years – reaching 26.4 percent and almost double that for[Read More…]