RELIGIONS | RELIGIONS

12-Nov-2019 to 13:04

Mozambique's Sheik Mohammad unveils Koran translation

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Mozambique's Sheikh Aminuddin Mohammad has launched a translation of the Koran from Arabic to Portuguese, APA learnt here on Tuesday.

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11-Nov-2019 to 16:49

Education, tolerance, bulwarks against violence - Senegalese Imam

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — Faced with radical fanaticism that are more often expressed through violence and terrorism in the world, “education and tolerance remain the best ramparts” against such tendencies, according to Senegalese Imam Ahmadou Makhtar Kante in an interview with APA.

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04-Nov-2019 to 21:02

eSwatini: Two virgins rescued from 'religious slave house'

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — Two female virgins who were kept in solitary confinement in a 'religious slave house' in eSwatini for seven years have been rescued by Deputy Prime Minister, Themba Masuku, APA can report Monday.

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26-Sep-2019 to 12:08

Senegal poised for prestigious mosque inauguration

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — With 48 hours remaining for the official inauguration of the Great Mosque known as Massalikul Jinaan (the Routes to paradise in Arabic), the Mouride community of Senegal looks forward to this great religious event.

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01-Sep-2019 to 14:05

Ethiopia to hold national prayers next Saturday

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopians across the globe are urged to take part in a national prayer day to be held on September 6, 2019.

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26-Aug-2019 to 06:12

Pope Francis requests cheap hotels during Mozambique visit

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Pope Francis has reportedly instructed the Roman Catholic Church in Mozambique not to book expensive hotels during his visit to the southern African nation next month, APA learnt here on Monday.

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11-Aug-2019 to 19:32

Gambian Muslims observe Eid

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — The teeming mass of Muslims in The Gambia joined the rest of the Islamic world to observe Eid-ul-Adha on Sunday.

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