Black and white twin babies stun parents

Inspired Stories 08/09/21, 01:55

Stacy and Babajide could not believe their eyes when their twin newborns looked completely non-identical. Although both parents are black, one of the baby boys strangely had white skin. David has pale skin and golden hair, while Daniel has dark skin with black curls–a lot like sister Demilade, 5. ...

Teenage abductions rock Nigeria: 317 more girls taken by gunmen

Africa 03/02/21, 08:26

The families of 317 girls between the ages of 12 and 16 who were abducted from their boarding school in Jangebe, Zamfara State, Nigeria, are desperately longing for their return. One of the families lost four of their five daughters, recounted Aliyu Ladan Jangebe, the father, one of whom hid in ...

Nigerian Archbishop: ‘Christians are being killed like chickens’

Politics 01/19/21, 15:38

A Catholic priest was hacked to death on Jan. 16 in central Nigeria. Just one example in a string of deaths carried out by Muslim extremists. According to religious authorities, the federal government has not responded adequately, Breitbart reported. Rev. Father John Gbakaan went to visit his mother on Jan. 14 ...

Nigerian president Buhari sworn in for 2nd term

Africa 05/29/19, 07:08

Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari began his second term as head of Africa's most populous nation on Wednesday, facing heightened pressure to defeat Islamic extremism and boost the oil-dependent economy amid concerns over his health.The 76-year-old former military dictator read the oath of office from a card as he stood beside ...

Soto leads US over Nigeria 2-0 at Under-20 World Cup

Soccer 05/27/19, 19:37

Sebastian Soto scored a pair of goals, and the United States beat Nigeria 2-0 Monday in the Under-20 World Cup at Bielsko Biala, Poland, to rebound from an opening loss to Ukraine. Soto headed in Alex Mendez's corner kick from 5 yards in the 18th minute, getting free from defender Zulkifilu ...

Nigerian singer Tiwa Savage ‘humbled’ over global music deal

Africa 05/03/19, 10:02

Nigerian singer-songwriter Tiwa Savage says there's a "revolution going on" in African music and she is "very humbled and excited" to take her music to a worldwide audience."It's a beautiful journey, it's history in the making," Savage said Thursday of her newly announced recording deal.Savage is one of the world's ...

Global migrants’ journey stalls in southern Mexico

World 04/28/19, 12:51

Thousands fleeing conflict or poverty in Nigeria, Cameroon, Bangladesh, Haiti and Cuba have traveled across oceans, through the jungles and mountains of South America, up through Central America, on a route that — so far — ends here: the steamy, crumbling Mexican city of Tapachula, near the Guatemala border. Over 1,500 ...

Record Singapore bust puts scrutiny on overlooked pangolin

Asia & Pacific 04/10/19, 04:53

Singapore has seized more than 28 tons of pangolin scales belonging to around 38,000 of the endangered mammals over the past week, a global record that spurred calls for more protection for pangolins.The scales, which were found in shipping containers, have been linked to four species of pangolins native to ...

US, Nigeria, other nations train navies in Gulf of Guinea

Africa 04/01/19, 10:43

The United States Navy and 33 other countries recently carried out weeks of maritime training in the Gulf of Guinea, to improve safety against pirates and to improve the monitoring of the West Africa coastline.The Obangame Express training exercise, in its ninth year, this year included 2,500 personnel, 95 ships ...

Smollett attorney wants focus on brothers role in attack

Entertainment 03/27/19, 01:12

Now that charges have been dropped against Jussie Smollett, the "Empire" actor's attorney is trying to shift attention back on two brothers who told police they were paid by Smollett to help stage a racist, anti-gay attack on him. Investigators should look into the role of brothers Abimbola "Abel" Osundairo and ...

Pope Francis prays for Nicaragua, victims in African attacks

Africa 03/24/19, 08:35

Pope Francis prayed on Sunday for the victims of attacks in Nigeria and Mali, and for the success of talks underway in Nicaragua aimed at solving a yearlong political crisis in the country."Let's pray for the numerous victims of the recent inhuman attacks in Nigeria and Mali. May the Lord ...

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