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The Truth About Religion And Africa

AFRICANGLOBE - The Bible and the Quran are found in Africa at higher rates than and other books, pastors and imams outnumber medical doctors and engineers. Churches and mosques outnumber schools and other higher institutions of learning. Faith is reining over logic and common sense just as belief is rated above facts and reality.

This Is The World’s Worst Case Of Women’s Rights Abuse And...

AFRICANGLOBE - The death sentence for a 19-year-old girl in Sudan who murdered her husband after he tried to rape her was named yesterday as the world’s worst court ruling for women’s rights this year. Noura Hussein was sentenced to death after a Sharia court, which follows Islamic religious laws, found her guilty of premeditated murder for stabbing her husband, whom she was forced to marry.

Millions At Risk From Famine Worsened By Muslim Terrorists Boko Haram

AFRICANGLOBE - Aid agencies must get food to close to 3 million people by July to avert a famine in Africa's Lake Chad region caused by drought, chronic poverty and Islamist insurgents Boko Haram, the United Nations said as it launched a funding appeal.

Schools In Swaziland Ordered To Teach Only Christianity

AFRICANGLOBE - Swaziland’s schools opened for the new academic year under new government orders to teach only Christianity, a move criticised by opponents as fuelling intolerance of Muslims.

Immigration Ignorance And Trump’s Muslim Ban – The Gantt Report

AFRICANGLOBE - The executive order Trump signed Friday bars all entry for the next 90 days by travelers from Syria, Iran, Iraq, Yemen, Sudan, Somalia and Libya. The executive order makes no mention of Saudi Arabia, home of 15 of the 19 terrorists involved in the 9/11 attacks. Trump wants to “make Americans safe” but many African Americans feel they are being terrorized constantly and almost daily by racist American terrorists that bomb Black churches, burn Black churches and shoot innocent church goers at Bible study sessions.

5,000-Year-Old Nativity Scene Discovered In Egypt

AFRICANGLOBE - Italian researchers have discovered what might be the oldest nativity scene ever found — 5,000-year-old rock art that depicts a star in the east, a newborn between parents and two animals.

Muslim Mauritania Wants To Sentence Anti-Slavery Activists To 20Yrs

AFRICANGLOBE - Prosecutors at a Mauritanian appeal court have requested 13 anti-slavery activists have their sentences increased to 20 years each for protesting against a forced slum clearance, a judicial source said. Defence lawyers for the activists from the Initiative for the Resurgence of the Abolitionist Movement (IRA) had called this week for the case to be thrown out saying their clients were tortured in police custody.

Remember That Genocide In Darfur?: Sudan’s Arab Govt Now Using Chemical...

AFRICANGLOBE - A new report from Amnesty International accuses the Sudanese government of launching chemical weapons attacks against civilians in the western region of Darfur, causing the deaths of an estimated 200-250 people – and wounding hundreds more – from exposure since January 2016.

Religion In America Takes In 1.2 Trillion A Year, Only Spend...

AFRICANGLOBE - Religion in the United States is worth $1.2tn a year, making it equivalent to the 15th largest national economy in the world, according to a study. The faith economy has a higher value than the combined revenues of the top 10 technology companies in the US, including Apple, Amazon and Google, says the analysis from Georgetown University in Washington DC.

Boko Haram Leader Reportedly Killed In Airstrike?

AFRICANGLOBE - Nigeria's military claimed Tuesday to have seriously injured Boko Haram's elusive leader Abubakar Shekau and killed other commanders in an air strike on the Islamist group's forest stronghold. Shekau was "fatally wounded in the shoulder" during Friday's raids, said army spokesman Sani Usman in a statement, without giving further details. Usman also said three Boko Haram commanders — Abubakar Mubi, Malam Nuhu and Malam Hamman — were confirmed dead with several others wounded.

Anti-Slavery Activists Tortured In Mauritania

AFRICANGLOBE - A court in the capital Nouakchott found the 13 -- members of a group fighting hereditary slavery in the west African country -- guilty of "use of violence", but Amnesty International has said they were falsely accused because of their advocacy work. The thirteen all claim they were tortured in prison in the run-up to the court case and lawyers for the group denounced Thursday's verdict as "a travesty of justice".

The Black God Of Judaism, Christianity And Islam

AFRICANGLOBE - At the root of Judaism, Christianity and Islam is the worship of the Black God of antiquity. The differences that currently exist in these three religions are due to a gradual perversion of an ancient religious order that permeated the world beyond the ancient near east.

Saudi Arabian Prince Makes Unprecedented Call For Removal Of King In...

AFRICANGLOBE - A senior Saudi prince and grandson of the state's founder has issued an unprecedented call for change in the country's leadership. The kingdom has been buffeted by a series of setbacks recently: The precipitous drop in the price of oil, Saudi Arabia's key export, a draining war against Shi'ite rebels in neighboring Yemen and, most recently, two disasters during the recent hajj in Mecca that left over 800 people dead.

Sudanese Woman Sentenced To Death For Apostasy Gives Birth In Prison

AFRICANGLOBE - A Sudanese woman who is facing the death sentence after being found guilty of allegedly converting from Islam to Christianity and marrying a Christian man, has given birth to a baby girl in prison today (May 27).

Christianity Under Threat of Extinction?

AFRICANGLOBE - Christianity faces being wiped out of the “biblical heartlands” in the Middle East because of mounting persecution of worshipers, reports the Telegraph. Now more than ever, Christians suffer greater hostility across the world than any other religious group. And what is troubling is that politicians have been “blind” to the extent of violence faced by Christians in Africa, Asia and the Middle East.

Of True Muslims and Terrorists

Jihad as an Islamic concept must be one of the most misunderstood- all thanks to those practitioners of a muscular form of Islam who...