RELIGIONS | RELIGIONS

21-Jan-2019 to 11:28

S/Sudan: Religious leaders urged to push national reconciliation

APA-Juba (South Sudan) — South Sudanese should promote religious tolerance and embrace peace and reconciliation in order to achieve stability in the country, a top Islamic cleric has advised.

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11-Jan-2019 to 18:14

S/African church ‘sorry' for deadly stampede

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — One of South Africa’s popular churches, the Enlightened Christian Gathering (ECG) led by charismatic preacher Shepherd Bushiri, on Friday apologised to the nation for a stampede which killed three women members and injured others on 28 December in Pretoria.

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29-Dec-2018 to 10:39

Ghanaians oppose building of controversial cathedral

APA-Accra (Ghana) — Ghanaians have been up in arms against the proposed building in Accra of a cathedral for which a fundraiser was launched at a ceremony on Friday.

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27-Dec-2018 to 17:52

eSwatini Cathedral Father dies on Christmas day

APA-Mbabane (eSwatini) — A long journey of church and humanitarian work has ended for Father Larry McDonnell of the Cathedral Church who died on Christmas Day.

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26-Nov-2018 to 09:33

S/African’s unite in prayer for the country’s future

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — South African President Cyril Ramaphosa on Sunday joined thousands of worshippers from the country’s various denominations who packed the FNB Stadium in Johannesburg to offer prayers as part of this year’s National Day of Prayer.

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06-Nov-2018 to 18:01

Nigeria: Religious killings 'distress' Buhari

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari has said he is distressed by the ethno-religious killings in his country and urged religious, community and traditional leaders to do more to promote peaceful co-existence.

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06-Nov-2018 to 14:38

Sheikh Ahmed Tijani mausoleum in Fez: a high place of prayer for the Tidiani Mus...

APA-Fez (Morocco) by Abdourahmane Diallo — Fez, a city in Northeast of Morocco considered as the cultural capital of the kingdom of Morocco, is certainly famous for its fortified medina of Fez El Bali.

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