RELIGIONS | RELIGIONS

16-Nov-2021 to 15:45

Macky Sall’s view of Islam

APA - Caire (Egypt) — Famous Egyptian columnist Souleymane Juda was impressed by President Macky Sall’s memoire, “Le Senegal au Coeur” (Carrying Senegal in the Heart).

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26-Sep-2021 to 18:13

Ethiopia: Orthodox Christians celebrate Meskel- Founding of true cross

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Orthodox Christians in Ethiopia and Eritrea Sunday celebrated the Meskel festival, commemorating the founding of the true cross on which Jesus was crucified.

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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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