Nigeria: 259 people freed from abusive Islamic institution
The captives, women, and children amongst them, were "held as slaves and engaged in forced labor." Nearly 1,500 people have been rescued from abusive Islamic institutions since September.
The U.S. family walking in the footsteps of their slave ancestors
Mother and daughter Tani Sanchez and Tani Sylvester's ancestors were taken as slaves from Ghana. On the 400th anniversary of the first recorded arrival of slaves in North America, the pair are taking a tour "back home" to explore their heritage.
We refuse to be happy slaves, Peter Obi tackles APC
We refuse to be happy slaves, Peter Obi tackles APC.
Migrants: Caught in the fire between Libya and Italy
In the past few months, the number of migrants attempting to cross the Mediterranean has shrunk drastically on the back of new migrant policies in Libya and Italy alike. Instead, many of them find themselves stuck in a living nightmare in Libya, where they are imprisoned, tortured and sold off as slaves.