RELIGIONS | RELIGIONS

23-Aug-2021 to 18:07

“I never prayed as much as in prison” - Gbagbo

APA - Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — At a service in an evangelical church in Abidjan on Sunday, Laurent Gbagbo revealed that he had “never prayed as much as in prison,” in reference to his time in The Hague.

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16-Aug-2021 to 11:25

Zouglou: "The musical genre dedicated to praising God"

APA - Abidjan (Cote d’Ivoire) — Ivorian singer Richard Kreme describes Zouglou, originally a secular musical genre, as a “useful” form of music to praise God.

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21-Jul-2021 to 13:15

Ramaphosa sends best wishes to S/African Muslims on Eid-ul-Adha

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa has wished all Muslims in the country a blessed Eid-ul-Adha to mark the end of the pilgrimage on Wednesday.

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20-Jul-2021 to 23:33

Eid al-Adha celebrated under Covid-19 lockdown in Rwanda

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Muslims in Rwanda on Tuesday celebrated the festival of sacrifice, Eid al-Adha, amidst a lockdown in Kigali City and eight other districts across the country.

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15-Jul-2021 to 23:59

Morocco shelves Eid al Adha prayers

APA - Rabat (Morocco) — Moroccans will not perform the Eid al Adha prayer (feast of Abraham’s sacrifice) due to the crowds observed on this occasion and the difficulties of guaranteeing the conditions of social distancing.

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06-Jun-2021 to 18:09

S/Africa: TB Joshua dies, EFF sends condolence

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South Africa’s opposition Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF) party on Sunday expressed condolences to the family and followers of the late Nigerian televangelist, TB Joshua, who died of unknown causes in Lagos Saturday night.

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14-May-2021 to 14:14

Ramaphosa sends best wishes as S/Africa’s Muslims celebrate Eid

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — President Cyril Ramaphosa on Friday sent best wishes to South Africa’s Muslims who are celebrating Eid-ul-Fitr, an occasion marking the end of the fasting month of Ramadan.

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