15 Jul 2024

Category: Diaspora News

News from outside Canada showcasing people and events involving people of African descent world-wide

Sirleaf wins African leadership prize 

Ibrahim prize: Liberia’s Sirleaf wins African leadership prize 12 February 2018     Image copyrightGETTY IMAGESImage captionMrs Sirleaf is the first woman Ibrahim Laureate Liberia’s ex-president, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, has…

The albino who confronted a witchdoctor 

By Vibeke Venema BBC World Service 16 May 2016 Image copyrightSMART FACTORY  Stephane Ebongue fled Cameroon because of the colour of his skin – his albinism made him a target…