RELIGIONS | RELIGIONS

26-Sep-2019 to 12:08

Senegal poised for prestigious mosque inauguration

APA - Dakar (Senegal) — With 48 hours remaining for the official inauguration of the Great Mosque known as Massalikul Jinaan (the Routes to paradise in Arabic), the Mouride community of Senegal looks forward to this great religious event.

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01-Sep-2019 to 14:05

Ethiopia to hold national prayers next Saturday

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopians across the globe are urged to take part in a national prayer day to be held on September 6, 2019.

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26-Aug-2019 to 06:12

Pope Francis requests cheap hotels during Mozambique visit

APA-Maputo (Mozambique) — Pope Francis has reportedly instructed the Roman Catholic Church in Mozambique not to book expensive hotels during his visit to the southern African nation next month, APA learnt here on Monday.

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11-Aug-2019 to 19:32

Gambian Muslims observe Eid

APA-Banjul (The Gambia) — The teeming mass of Muslims in The Gambia joined the rest of the Islamic world to observe Eid-ul-Adha on Sunday.

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11-Aug-2019 to 18:57

Ghana VP urges Muslims to uphold dignity of Islam

APA-Accra (Ghana) — Vice President Dr. Mahamudu Bawumia has urged Muslims in Ghana to uphold the dignity of Islam which he noted stands for peace and tolerance.

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10-Aug-2019 to 20:10

Nigerian prelude to Eid: Muslims groan under cost of livestock

APA-Abuja (Nigeria) — As Nigerians celebrate Eid al Adha on Sunday, Muslims are complaining of high prices of livestock, and food as well as low patronage, while politicians are preaching peace and harmony in a country divided along religious and ethnic lines.

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10-Aug-2019 to 19:45

Sierra Leoneans brace for subdued Eid as economic hardship bites

APA-Freetown (Sierra Leone) — The scene at Doff Cut, a popular market in Central Freetown, is very unusual on Saturday, the eve of the festivities of Eidul Adha.

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