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Burkina Faso Arrests 30 Over Illegal Female Circumcisions

Burkina Faso authorities have jailed more than 30 adults after they carried out botched female genital mutilation on nearly 60 infants and girls who have been hospitalized.

Viviane Ursule Sanou, head of the National Secretariat …

‘WIND OF HOPE’ BLOWING THROUGH HORN OF AFRICA, SAYS UN CHIEF

JEDDAH (SAUDI ARABIA)– There is a powerful wind of hope blowing across the Horn of Africa region, said UN chief AntonioGuterres in Saudi Arabia to witness the signing of a peace agreement between Ethiopia and …

New Bakery Brings Back Old Baking Style

The influences of Jonathan Bethony’s experiences in Africa are everywhere in his Washington DC bakery, from its name to the practice of grinding whole grains from local farms in his on-site mill.

Started in Senegal…

23 Killed in Ethnic Violence Near Addis Ababa

At least 23 people have been killed in ethnic violence near Ethiopia’s capital.

The violence broke out Saturday after a rally to celebrate the return of the exiled leaders of the Oromo Liberation Front (OLF), …

Ethiopians Protest in Capital Against Weekend Violence

Several thousand Ethiopians demonstrated in the streets of the capital on Monday morning to protest ethnic-based attacks in the outskirts of the city in which more than 20 people died over the weekend.

Commissioner of …