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Category: Africa News

SIGNIS Africa to host webinar for 70th anniversary of Radio Vatican broadcasts in Africa

Catholic communicators in Africa are invited to take part in the webinar “Story-telling as a tool to manage racial and social tribulations in Africa” hosted by...

Bishop Nubuasah pens down emotional letter to late George Floyd

Dear Mr. George Floyd, Good day to you. I have no idea what time it is in your part of God’s kingdom. But I do remember vividly our first meeting. It was at a baseball...

Sensitize member countries to contribute to the creation of a Solidarity Fund – SECAM to AU

The Symposium of Episcopal Conferences of Africa and Madagascar, SECAM is appealing to the African union to conduct a sensitization campaign to make member countries...

It is time to reactivate the value of solidarity – SECAM

The Symposium of Episcopal Conferences of Africa and Madagascar, SECAM has called on Christian faithful’s and all Africans to reactivate the value of solidarity and be...

Murdered Nigerian seminarian was killed for announcing gospel, killer says

A man claiming to have killed the murdered Nigerian seminarian Michael Nnadi has given an interview in which he says he executed the aspiring priest because he would not...

Pope Francis appoints Archbishop for Mbarara, Uganda

  The Rt. Rev. Lambert Bainomugisha was born 12th July 1961 at Kashumba, Bukanga, Isingiro in what was at that time the Diocese of Mbarara. He studied both in...

Congolese Cardinal appointed head of national Covid-19 fund

Congolese President, Felix Tshisekedi appointed the Archbishop of Kinshasa, head of the National Solidarity Fund against Covid-19 (FNSCC) on Wednesday. Cardinal...

South African Bishop calls for support for underprivileged amidst global crisis

Most Rev. Sithembele Sikupa, Bishop of Mthatha, South Africa and 1st Vice President of SECAM has urged Christians to extend a helping hand to those in need in times of...

Bishop Moreschi becomes first known Catholic Bishop to die of coronavirus

Bishop Angelo Moreschi, an Italian Bishop and leader of Ethiopia’s Apostolic Vicariate of Gambella, a missionary region catering for about 25,000 Catholics has...

Nigeria confirms first case of Coronavirus

Nigeria has become the first country to confirm a positive case of the Novel Coronavirus in sub Saharan Africa.   The case, according to Nigerian health authorities...