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African bishops offer prayers, call for aid after Cyclone Idai wreaks havoc Watch

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Bishops in Malawi, Mozambique, and elsewhere in Africa are calling for prayers and humanitarian aid following deadly floods and tropical ... continue reading


As general elections near, Nigeria's bishops call for peace Watch

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 In the face of Nigeria's ongoing violence and political tensions, the country's bishops have promoted a fair and faith-filled ... continue reading



Algerian martyrs are models for the Church, archbishop says Watch

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Archbishop Paul Desfarges of Algiers has said that Bishop Pierre Claverie and his 18 companions, who were martyred in Algeria between 1994 ... continue reading


Egypt's Coptic Christians nominated for Nobel Peace Prize Watch

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Among the 331 candidates for the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize are the Copts, the Christian ethnoreligious group of Egypt. Oslo, Norway (CNA/EWTN ... continue reading


Big Love, Small Houses: Polygamy on the Rise in Zimbabwe's Cities Watch

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Polygamy has long been practiced in Zimbabwe's rural areas, but it's becoming more common in urban areas, too. In this story, women and men ... continue reading


Lions eat rhino poachers alive in South Africa, killing three Watch

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Lions have killed and devoured three poachers in the Sibuya Game Reserve in South Africa. The poachers were believed to be in search ... continue reading



Semences de mais hybride: choix du gouvernement et frustration des agriculteurs rwandais Watch

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Des champs de mais emplissent une large vallee dans la grande partie de l' ouest de ce pays riche en terres agricoles fertiles. Des bords ... continue reading


Hybrid Maize Seeds, Required by the Government, Frustrate Rwandan Farmers Watch

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There's a wide valley filled with maize fields in the western swath of this agriculturally fertile country. Water-filled ditches run along ... continue reading


An Ebola outbreak has reached a major city, should you be worried? Watch

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The World Health Organization is on alert following the outbreak of Ebola from a village in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The disease ... continue reading


Herdsmen kill 19, including two priests in Nigeria Watch

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At least 19 people, including two priests, were killed on Tuesday when nomadic cattle farmers in central Nigeria opened fire at morning ... continue reading


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