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Safari Njema: How to Road Trip Through Tanzania

Katie Mgongolwa | Posted 04.20.2014 | Travel
Katie Mgongolwa

Tanzania has a way of reeling you in. It is at once so challenging and raw, yet at the same time comforting and nurturing. It is verdant and it is arid. It is ocean and it is mountain; it is highway and it is island.

When I Was 27, I Discovered That I Was 34 Weeks Pregnant

Katie Mgongolwa | Posted 03.18.2014 | Parents
Katie Mgongolwa

I don't always tell people that I didn't know I was pregnant. Although I'll never forget the surprise, I often wonder, "Why didn't I know?"

Dozens Dead And More Missing From Capsized Ferry

AP | ALI SULTAN | Posted 09.18.2012 | World

ZANZIBAR, Tanzania — Stormy conditions hampered rescue efforts Thursday for a capsized ferry off Tanzania's coast, as officials said the death t...

Overcrowded Ship Sinks In Deep Sea, Hundreds Killed

AP | ALI SULTAN | Posted 11.11.2011 | World

STONE TOWN, Tanzania — More than 240 people were killed when a crowded ferry sank off Tanzania's coast and some 600 have been rescued, officials...

Tanzania Explosion Kills At Least 20

AP | ALI SULTAN and JASON STRAZIUSO | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

DAR ES SALAAM, Tanzania — Thousands of people crowded a stadium for safety Thursday after a military ammunition depot exploded and showered the ...

Peter Buffett and Angelique Kidjo Release Single to Support Girls in Africa

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jim Luce

I have been trying to interview Emmy Award-winning composer/philanthropist Peter Buffett for two years. I wrote about Grammy Award-winning UNICEF G...

Embassy Bombing Widow "Relieved" By Guantanamo Detainee Trial

ABC News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Susan Hirsch, a college professor from Donora, Penn., and her husband, a Kenyan citizen named Abdurrahman Abdullah, were running an errand at the U.S....