Gunmen stormed the Radisson Blu Hotel in Bamako, Mali Friday (Nov. 20) morning killing at least three and holding some 170 hostages. The group taking responsibility for the attack is said to be linked to Al Qaeda.
A 16-year-old girl in Sierra Leone died from Ebola, officials in the country announced yesterday (Sept. 14). The teen passed away Sunday in Makeni, a city within the northern province of Bombali, near Guinea.
If receiving the spotlight on the Empire State Building wasn’t #AllLionsMatter news enough, prepare to choke on some apples with the news of Cecil The Lion’s next memorial.
When Michael Brown and Trayvon Martin were killed, their shooters were treated like national celebrities. In the aftermath of their deaths, the slain teenager’s most unfavorable moments in their short lives were plastered all across the media as if it somehow justified their deaths.
A rich (or well-off enough to blow thousands on nonsense) American dentist allegedly paid $50,000 to slay Cecil the lion, and it’s backfiring big time. People want him dead.
A Kenyan man has made a most unusual request in offering a flock of animals to pay a dowry for 17-year-old Malia Obama‘s hand in marriage. The man, who works as a city attorney, plans to pay 50 cows, 70 sheep, and 30 goats as a “bride price” and hopes to meet with President Barack Obama.
A man in Zimbabwe who killed his adversary, and ate his heart, was sentenced to 18 years in prison last Wednesday (April 29). Andrew Chimboza murdered 62-year-old Mbuyiselo Manona last June, after what he says was an argument over a woman.