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Ex-Leader of Chad Faces African-led Court after Years on the Run

[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) — After years awaiting justice by a court of law, Chadian citizens packed the Palais de Justice in Dakar, Senegal, to catch a glimpse of Hissene[Read More…]

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Anglican Cathedral in Zanzibar to House Anti-Slavery Museum

[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) — The Anglican Diocese of Zanzibar is moving forward with plans to complete the repair and preservation of the century-old Christ Church Cathedral and create[Read More…]

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…]

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…]

Weather Report’s Racist Storm

[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]   Racist comments appear on Brazilian television network’s Facebook page after weather report By Alex Miranda Sao Paulo, Brazil—Maria Julia Coutinho, the first black woman to read the weather report on Globo, the major television network in Brazil,[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…]

Blacks Are Top Victims of Fraud

[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]   Consumer Protection They are losing money over weight-loss schemes Frederick H. Lowe African Americans are the leading victims of fraudulent transactions compared to Hispanics and whites, which costs unsuspecting consumers nearly $2 billion annually, according to 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…]