Daily Archives: November 8, 2020

From Refugee to Representative, US Candidates Celebrate Election Victories

Oballa Oballa’s trek to Election Day was a long and improbable one.   He grew up in the Gambella region of Ethiopia, where he witnessed mass killings that took the life of his uncle and hundreds of others. He survived a two-week trek across treacherous terrain to reach a refugee camp in Kenya. He spent

Hundreds Desert Cameroon Village After Separatists Kill Village Chief 

Hundreds of villagers have deserted a village in Cameroon’s English-speaking Southwest region after rebels attacked, killed their chief and torched his palace Friday evening. The fleeing civilians are asking for help in neighboring towns. The incident took place a day after another English-speaking chief was abducted. His whereabouts are still unknown. Palm oil merchant Isaac