RELIGIONS | RELIGIONS

07-Nov-2014 to 15:29

Malawi to host religious conference

APA-Lilongwe (Malawi) — Leaders of religious groups and other civil organisations will next week converge in Malawi for a roundtable to explore the role of transformative masculinity and femininity, organisers said Friday.

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02-Nov-2014 to 11:31

Nigeria: Christian association wants Defence Minister, Security Adviser to resig...

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has expressed strong misgivings over the lacklustre performance of Nigeria’s Minister of Defence, Lt. General Aliyu Gusau (Rtd) and National Security Adviser, Colonel Sambo Dasuki (Rtd), who are entrusted with the mandate to reign-in the insurgents.

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31-Oct-2014 to 18:01

Archbishop of Canterbury praises Ghana’s religious tolerance

APA-Accra (Ghana) — The visiting Archbishop of the Canterbury Justin Welby on Friday commended the religious tolerance in Ghana and urged leaders to keep up the tradition.

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27-Oct-2014 to 14:02

UK: Ugandan vicar returns to pulpit after ‘bogus marriage’ case collapses

APA – London (United Kingdom) — A Ugandan Vicar defrocked for officiating several hundreds of ‘sham marriages’ that helped numerous Africans the right to stay in the United Kingdom, has returned to his duties following the collapse of the three year-long trial that cost the British state £1 million.

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24-Oct-2014 to 18:46

Nigerian President Jonathan leaves for pilgrimage in Israel

APA – Lagos (Nigeria) — Nigerian President Goodluck Jonathan will on Friday depart Lagos to undertake a brief pilgrimage to Israel, the presidential spokesman, Dr. Reuben Abati, has said.

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22-Oct-2014 to 21:06

S/Africa: Zuma wishes Hindu community a happy Diwali

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — South African President Jacob Zuma has extended best wishes to the Hindu, Tamil, Gujarati and other Asian religious communities celebrating Diwali or Deepavali, also known as the Festival of Light, on Wednesday.

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20-Oct-2014 to 09:54

Zimbabwean leader among faithful marking Pope Paul V1’s beatification

APA – London (United Kingdom) — Zimbabwean president, Robert Mugabe, was among several world’s faithful and dignitaries that joined the Roman Catholic Popes in Rome for the beatification of Pope Paul V1.

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