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Obama, South Africans Mark Centennial of Mandela Birth

JOHANNESBURG South Africans engaged in charity events Wednesday to mark the 100th anniversary of the birth of Nelson Mandela, the nation's first black president. Barack Obama, the first black U.S. president, met in Johannesburg with young leaders fro...

Immigrant PhD Candidate Rocked by Sudden US Army Discharge

Growing up in eastern China, Panshu Zhao fell in love with America. He read the Bible his parents gave him, watched Hollywood movies and studied the ideals of democracy. He jumped at the chance to attend graduate school at Texas

Immigrant PhD Candidate Rocked by Sudden US Army Discharge

Growing up in eastern China, Panshu Zhao fell in love with America. He read the Bible his parents gave him, watched Hollywood movies and studied the ideals of democracy. He jumped at the chance to attend graduate school at Texas

Despite Progress, Ebola Danger Remains in DRC

There is hope that the world's latest Ebola virus outbreak may be contained in the coming weeks, top experts from the World Health Organization and Doctors Without Borders (Medicins San Frontieres) say.However, they told VOA this week that dangers rema...

South Sudan Guards Against Ebola Outbreak

The World Health Organization (WHO) says the outbreak of Ebola in the Democratic Republic of Congo has reached a city, raising fears of a wider spread of the deadly virus.A new case was confirmed Thursday in Mbandaka, a city of

Kenya: Floods trigger death and massive displacement, threaten disease outbreaks

More than a month of heavy rains are wreaking havoc in Kenya, triggering floods that have claimed an estimated 100 lives and displaced nearly 260,000 people. Many of the communities affected were already struggling to recover from the 2017 drought. Th...

Kenya: Floods trigger death and massive displacement, threaten disease outbreaks

More than a month of heavy rains are wreaking havoc in Kenya, triggering floods that have claimed an estimated 100 lives and displaced nearly 260,000 people. Many of the communities affected were already struggling to recover from the 2017 drought. Th...

CJ 4DPLEX Announces New Deal with Silverbird Cinemas to Bring First 4DX Theatre to Nigeria

Agreement Brings Two 4DX Theatres to the Country with the First to Open at  the Highest Grossing Theatre in West Africa SEOUL, South Korea, April 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — CJ 4DPLEX Announced today at CinemaCon 2018, as the convention wraps up,