Sunday, January 23, 2022

International

Extreme Poverty Rises and a Generation Sees Future Slip Away

By Elias Meseret and Cara Anna Associated Press As a domestic worker, Amsale Hailemariam knew from the inside out the luxury villas that had grown up...

Kenyan Schoolgirls Being Forced Into Marriage

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Locust swarm devours crops in Kenya as millions face hunger

Edited by Melissa Sherrard and Judy Isacoff The desert locusts—in the worst invasion in Kenya in 70 years, according to the United Nations—have destroyed huge...

ELBAS & UN LAUNCH $40 MILLION FUND TO HELP POOR AREAS AFFECTED BY COVID-19

By: V&V Staff Writer After being directly affected by the coronavirus themselves, power couple Idris Elba (actor) and Sabrina Dhowre Elba (model) are partnering with...

The Search for the 172 African-American Soldiers Memorialized In Netherlands

Dutch Woman Appeals for Information on African-American Servicemen Buried in the Netherlands During WWII From (Black PR Wire) WASHINGTON-- The Netherlands American Cemetery and Memorial...