By TOM HAYS, BOBBY CAINA CALVAN and JENNIFER PELTZ, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Disgraced R&B superstar R. Kelly was sentenced Wednesday to 30 years in prison for using […] The post R. Kelly sentenced to 30 years in sex trafficking case appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
#FaithWorks: FAITH AND MEDIA INITIATIVE REVEALS NEW REPORT AT INTERNATIONAL RELIGIOUS FREEDOM SUMMIT
Report investigates the intersection of the media and religion sectors and their role in supporting modern, resilient civil society WASHINGTON, D.C. – A new report drafted by the Fund for Peace, […] The post #FaithWorks: FAITH AND MEDIA INITIATIVE REVEALS NEW REPORT AT INTERNATIONAL RELIGIOUS FREEDOM SUMMIT appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
President Freeman Hrabowski prepares for retirement after turning UMBC into the top producer of Black M.D., Ph.D. graduates
By Megan Sayles, AFRO Business Writer, Report for America Corps Member, firstname.lastname@example.org President Freeman Hrabowski III has led the University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC), since 1992. After decades of […] The post President Freeman Hrabowski prepares for retirement after turning UMBC into the top producer of Black M.D., Ph.D. graduates appeared first on AFRO
By Kara Thompson, MDDC Intern Rev. Harold Carter, Jr. was made vice president of the Hampton Ministers’ Conference at their annual conference that took place in June. There, he had […] The post Hampton Minister’s Conference names Reverend Harold Carter, Jr. as vice president appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
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By MARK SHERMAN, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Ketanji Brown Jackson was sworn in to the Supreme Court on Thursday, shattering a glass ceiling as the first Black woman on the nation’s highest court. The 51-year-old […] The post Jackson sworn in, becomes 1st Black woman on Supreme Court appeared first on AFRO American Newspapers .
Concentric Educational Solutions puts students at the center of its work, bridging the gap between school and home
By Megan Sayles, AFRO Business Writer, Report for America Corps Member, msayles@afrocom David Heiber founded Concentric Educational Solutions in 2010 to bridge the gap between home and the classroom. The […] The post Concentric Educational Solutions puts students at the center of its work, bridging the gap between school and home appeared first on AFRO
Energetic praise-worship leader, Emmasings sets the tone for the second half of the year with a groovy praise jam titled “Jesus Power” – a tklex production. The new single brings the heat with infectious Afrobeats coupled with a melodious hook that expresses the power inherent in the name of Jesus. A music evangelist, Emmasings is
Weeks after the dropping of “Not a Scam,” Peterson Okopi comes through with a double single release “Ibagha” and “Bo’ Itoro,” available now on digital platforms. The songs recorded Live at TWC Studio, in Uyo, Akwa Ibom state, were rendered in Ibibio language. Recall that Peterson Okopi had earlier done some Ibibio medleys in his
After a year-long hiatus, Nigerian gospel singer, songwriter, and music minister Chybethel is out with brand new music and she titles this one “Great & Mighty God“. The God-glorifying new single accompanied by a music video is a follow-up to her Tyanx-produced “God of Miracle” which dropped in 2021. “Great & Mighty God” is a