RELIGIONS | RELIGIONS

20-Apr-2019 to 09:50

S/Africans urged to obey water safety measures during Easter

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — The South African government has appealed to the citizenry, particularly religious leaders, to be cautious and stick to water safety measures to avoid drowning incidents during the Easter weekend.

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20-Apr-2019 to 09:35

S/Africa mourns death of 13 worshipers in fallen church

APA-Durban (South Africa) — Some 13 congregants killed when a KwaZulu-Natal Province church collapsed on them this week had been asleep at the time of the tragedy, South African police said on Saturday.

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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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