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December 1, 2008

Some Christian and Muslim leaders in Africa have admitted that their actions to combat HIV and AIDS have not in all cases been sufficient to match the scale of the challenge.   "We have not always risen to the occasion to...

November 24, 2008

Kenyan church leaders have demanded the recommendations of an official report into post-election violence, which nearly tore apart the East African country at the beginning of 2008, be implemented and that instigators be brought to book...

November 12, 2008

African religious leaders meeting in Uganda have been told that a crisis in the Democratic Republic of Congo in which civilians are suffering the greatest atrocities has been triggered by a conflict over natural resources.   "...

November 4, 2008

Kenyan church leaders have hailed the election of Senator Barack Obama as the 44th president of the United States of America, saying it is a positive turn for Africa that can help steer good governance on the continent. "I want to...

October 30, 2008

Anglican Bishop Nelson Onono-Onweng of Northern Uganda has told a delegation of the World Council of Churches (WCC) to the region that a rebel war with the government is finally over despite some recent reports of flare ups. "We are...

October 23, 2008

Some Kenyan church leaders have called for the implementation of a report which recommends special criminal trials for those who stoked violence that was triggered after national elections late in 2007. "We think it [the report] is well...

October 23, 2008

Some Kenyan church leaders have called for the implementation of a report which recommends special criminal trials for those who stoked violence that was triggered after national elections late in 2007. "We think it [the report] is well...

August 27, 2008

Several Kenyan church leaders have warned their government about its plan to select only a few experts to complete the writing of a long-awaited new constitution for the country.   "We find the selection of only a few...

August 21, 2008

Some Ugandan Anglican church leaders have expressed support for a statement by President Yoweri Museveni in which he commended the denomination's bishops for resisting homosexuality.   "It was great of the president to...

August 8, 2008

A Kenyan Anglican bishop has backed a call by the country's prime minister for Palestinian independence, made at a ceremony to mark the 10th anniversary of deadly bomb attacks in East Africa that the authorities blamed on al-Qaida....

August 5, 2008

Anglican Archbishop Benjamin Nzimbi of Kenya, who boycotted the 2008 Lambeth Conference of Anglican bishops from around the world, has said the archbishop of Canterbury should continue to convene the once-every-10-years gathering but...

July 30, 2008

Anglican Archbishop Benjamin Nzimbi of Kenya has said churches in Africa and the Global South will not stop setting up parallel church structures in the United States, despite a call at a gathering of Anglican bishops from all over the...

June 11, 2008

A plane crash in Kenya in which two Cabinet ministers were killed, has pained Church leaders in the east African country, where citizens are questioning the reasons for a number of recent air disasters involving senior leaders....

June 8, 2008

Church leaders in Burundi have welcomed the signing of a cease-fire agreement between the government and the rebel Palipehutu-National Liberation Forces (FNL), as the end of war in the tiny East African country. "We are now very...

May 22, 2008

Church and civil society leaders at a global meeting on aid effectiveness in the Kenyan capital of Nairobi are discussing ways of holding governments accountable for the foreign aid they receive, and that some say is critical for Africa...

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