SIERRA LEONE: Jesuits Launch Funds Drive for Flood Victims in Nation

FREE TOWN AUGUST 29, 2017(CISA)-The Jesuit North-West Africa Province has launched a fundraising drive to help in the long-term reconstruction of areas devastated by mudslides and flooding on August 14, 2017 in Freetown, Sierra Leone. “… We appeal to all our Jesuit companions, communities and institutions throughout the Society, our collaborators-in-mission, friends and benefactors and […]

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 […]