- Aug 12, 2020
Burundi’s Catholic bishops have expressed their concern at rising political intolerance in the east African country.
Launching 25th anniversary celebrations for the Diocese of Keta-Akatsi, Bishop Gabriel Akwasi Ababio Mante of Jasikan said he was worried how charismatic and Pentecostal movements are affecting Catholics in Ghana.
A prominent African cardinal has called for restraint in Sudan, as the ruling junta cracks down on peaceful protesters in the capital city, Khartoum.
Catholic bishops of East Africa have introduced a handbook to assist church leaders develop standards to safeguard the safety of children.
With general elections over, South Africa’s Catholic bishops urged the new president to focus on jobs for young people and rooting out state corruption.
An offer to mediate in the country’s post-election crisis by the bishops of Benin has been questioned by a leading academic in the country.