RELIGIONS | RELIGIONS

13-Sep-2018 to 12:00

President Weah urges Muslims to think positively; pray for Liberia

APA-Monrovia (Liberia) — Liberia President Dr. George Manneh Weah has urged Muslims to think positively and pray for Liberia as his government is working to create an environment that encourages investors for the good of the country and people.

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28-Aug-2018 to 17:20

Cameroon bishops call for transparent election

APA-Douala (Cameroon) — The bishops under the National Episcopal Conference of Cameroon (CENC) have called for the organization of free and transparent elections which is slated for 7 October.

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23-Aug-2018 to 11:22

Ramaphosa sends best wishes to S/Africa’s Muslim community

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — President Cyril Ramaphosa has extended his warmest wishes to the Muslim community in South Africa and around the world on the Eid-ul-Adha celebrations, his office said on Thursday.

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21-Aug-2018 to 17:35

Senegal: Section of Muslim community celebrates Eid

APA-Dakar (Senegal) — A section of Senegal’s Muslim community celebrated the feast of Eid El-Kebir (Tabaski) on Tuesday.

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21-Aug-2018 to 16:14

Congo: Eid festivities low-key as hardship bites

APA-Brazzaville (Congo) — Congolese marked Eid ul Adha festivities on Tuesday against the backdrop of biting economic hardship which has turned the occasion into a low-key affair for the country's 800,000 Muslims.

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20-Aug-2018 to 18:55

Arafa: Army of faithfuls re-enact Prophet's hajj ritual

APA-Rabat (Morocco) — In the wee hours of Monday, a huge army of Muslim faithfuls comprising men, women and children, some of them perched on buses and others on foot trooped to Mount Arafa to retrace Prophet Mohammed's footsteps, a ritual pivotal to every hajj.

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15-Aug-2018 to 17:00

Sierra Leone: Presidential send-off for Hajj pilgrims

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — Sierra Leone’s President has assured the country’s Muslim community of his government’s continued support to ensure that they fulfill one of Islam’s most important pillars – the annual pilgrimage to Mecca, also known as Hajj.

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