Black and Missing
Gift Kamau was last seen on the morning of March 30 leaving her home in Madison, Illinois, on her way to class at St. Louis University.
An Instagram post announcing that 14 black girls went missing in D.C. within a 24-hour period sent people into a tizzy. Celebrities such as Taraji P. Henson, Sean "P. Diddy" Combs, LL Cool J and Gabrielle Union began posting about the missing Black girls in D.C. Soon, the Congressional Black Caucus was involved and called for the FBI to investigate. That's not all. Press conferences were held and demands made for authorities to pay more attention to the plight of missing black women in D.C. Problem was, the information was incorrect.
It's not a secret that the comedian can put his foot in his mouth, but this time he is definitely on point.
Jacque Reid goes “Inside Her Story” with Derrica Wilson, Black and Missing Foundation, about the alarming number of Black teen girls that have gone missing in the Washington D.C. area. Like BlackAmericaWeb.com on Facebook. Follow us on Twitter.
There are many questions still to be answered about Kamiyah Mobley, who has been living for 18 years as Alexis Manigo. The story, which has made headlines around the world, is that Mobley/Manigo’s ‘mother’ Gloria Williams, abducted her from a Jacksonville, Florida hospital as a newborn and raised her in South Carolina. Mobley/Manigo has yet […]
Arianna's mother Nicole Fitts was found dead and buried in the fetal position in McLaren Park in San Francisco.
Nicholas Alexander Lee McCray told friends he was heading home to Detroit and is believed to have been en route from North Dakota. He was last heard from on social media Nov. 17.
A mystery in Houston has the longest-running politician in the House of Representatives and his family very worried. Rep. John Conyers (D-Michigan) is hoping for answers in the disappearance of his 21-year-old son, Carl. NBCnews.com reports: The FBI has joined Texas authorities investigating the disappearance of Carl Conyers, the son of Rep. John Conyers Jr., […]
It's been seven years since Bengie Lynn Tyson was last seen in Billings, Montana driving a blue 1999 Chevrolet Silverado truck that is also still missing.
Although African Americans make up just 13 percent of the U.S. population, we account for 33 percent of the missing in the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s database. Cases involving African Americans also tend to receive less media coverage than missing Whites, with missing men of color getting even less attention. NewsOne has partnered with the […]
Records released by police show missing 10-year-old Arizona boy Jesse Wilson has left his home in the middle of the night before.