- Sep 19, 2020
Raising money by selling white cloth face masks, a parish in the Ivory Coast has begun a project to provide food and other necessities to retired bishops, priests, ministers and imams.
Bishops in the Ivory Coast have expressed worry over the “climate of fear” in the West African nation as it prepares for elections this October.
Cardinal Jean-Pierre Kutwa has called on the Ivory Coast’s rulers to pardon supporters of a leading opposition leader who were arrested during a protest.
The bishops of five West African nations committed to a renewed effort to seek peace in the Sahel region as growing violence has disrupted daily life and uprooted entire communities.
A bishop in the Ivory Coast has re-instated a lay group after its leader repudiated a claim by a member that she was God.
Bishops in the Ivory Coast have warned of a new civil war in the run-up to 2020 elections, unless urgent action is taken to ease communal tensions and withdraw weapons in the West African state.