KENYA: Religious Leaders Call for Credible, Peaceful Electoral Process

NAIROBI JULY 28, 2017 (CISA) – Religious leaders from various faith groups have emphasized that the country needs a credible elections that can deliver acceptable outcomes. The leaders were speaking July 27, at Ufungamano House, Nairobi during the Multi-Sectoral Forum to pray for peaceful and credible general elections which is 10 days away. “Through pastoral letters, […]

KENYA: Media and Religious Groups Should Work to Unite the People, Bishop Says

NAIROBI JULY 28, 2017(CISA)-Bishop Cornelius Korir, the Chairman of Kenya Conference of Catholic Bishops-Catholic Justice and Peace (KCCB-CJPC) has asked religious groups and media to strive to unite Kenyans as election nears. “Religious groups should handle the people well without division. At the same time the media has to handle the voting well without causing […]

ZANZIBAR: Focus on Interreligious Dialogue, Bishop Augustine Tells AMECEA Bishops

ZANZIBAR CITY JULY 25, 2017(CISA) – Bishop Augustine Shao of the Catholic Diocese of Zanzibar has urged the forthcoming Plenary Assembly of Association of Member Episcopal Conferences in Eastern Africa (AMECEA) to focus more in promoting interreligious dialogue in the region. “… the reality of the amount of land being bought by Muslims for the erection […]

CONGO: UN Aids Chief Urges Global Action to Aid Country

KINSHASHA JULY 25, 2017(CISA)-United Nation Emergency Relief Coordinator Stephen O’ Brien has urged the international community to scale up relief funding in the country. This, he said would help save millions of people suffering from violence, diseases and malnutrition. “I urge and encourage the international community not to let down the millions of people in […]