RELIGIONS | RELIGIONS

19-Apr-2019 to 10:28

Easter horror: 13 killed as SA church collapses

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — An Easter mass in South Africa’s KwaZulu Natal has turned tragic after part of a church in the coastal province collapsed killing at least thirteen people early on Friday.

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28-Mar-2019 to 14:55

Pope Francis's Mozambique trip confirmed for September

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — President Filipe Nyusi of Mozambique has confirmed that the head of the Roman Catholic Church, Pope Francis, will visit Mozambique in early September, APA can report on Thursday.

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20-Mar-2019 to 18:18

CAR priest assassinated in Cameroon

APA-Bangui (CAR) By Pierre Koutoukpe- — A chief priest overseeing Central African Republic and Chad has been assassinated in neighbouring Cameroon.

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28-Feb-2019 to 07:32

S/Africa: Ramaphosa vows to crackdown on fake pastors

APA-Cape Town (South Africa) — The South African government is ready to start a serious conversation with faith-based organisations on bogus religious leaders taking advantage of vulnerable citizens in the country, ruling African National Congress Party President Cyril Ramaphosa has said.

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22-Feb-2019 to 19:27

Sierra Leone: Inter Religious Council appeals for government cooperation

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The onetime influential Inter Religious Council (IRC) of Sierra Leone has called on the government to work with it as a recognized body which played a major role in the restoration and maintenance of peace in the country after its brutal civil war.

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22-Feb-2019 to 12:30

Pope Francis prays for Liberia mudslide victims

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Pope Francis has sent a message of condolence to victims of the mudslide in a mine in Gbonepea, Nimba County, and expressed consolation to affected families while invoking abundant blessings upon them.

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18-Feb-2019 to 20:02

S/African prosecutors grab Bushiri’s private jet

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — Malawi born but South Africa-based Pastor Shepherd Bushiri could lose his private jet after National Director of Public Prosecutions head Shamila Batohi successfully applied for a court order to have the prophet forfeit the aircraft to the state, APA learnt on Monday.

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