Comply With Pope Francis’ Directive, Cardinal Urges Priests

[CISA] Abuja -John Cardinal Onaiyekan, the Apostolic Administrator of Ahiara Diocese, has called on the priests of the diocese to comply and write an apology letter to Pope Francis by July 9.

[CISA] Abuja -John Cardinal Onaiyekan, the Apostolic Administrator of Ahiara Diocese, has called on the priests of the diocese to comply and write an apology letter to Pope Francis by July 9.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Media and Religious Groups Should Work to Unite the People, Bishop Says

[CISA] Nairobi -Bishop Cornelius Korir, the Chairman of Kenya Conference of Catholic Bishops-Catholic Justice and Peace (KCCB-CJPC) has asked religious groups and media to strive to unite Kenyans as election nears.

[CISA] Nairobi -Bishop Cornelius Korir, the Chairman of Kenya Conference of Catholic Bishops-Catholic Justice and Peace (KCCB-CJPC) has asked religious groups and media to strive to unite Kenyans as election nears.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

UN Calls On Government to Step-Up Rescue of Girls Abducted By Boko Haram

[CISA] Abuja -A United Nations human rights committee has called on the Nigerian government to step up efforts to rescue all women and girls abducted by Boko Haram and to ensure they return to school without stigma.

[CISA] Abuja -A United Nations human rights committee has called on the Nigerian government to step up efforts to rescue all women and girls abducted by Boko Haram and to ensure they return to school without stigma.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Take Active Role in Politics, Archbishop Ndlovu Urges Christians

[CISA] Harare -Archbishop Robert Ndlovu of the Catholic Archdiocese of Harare has urged Christians in the country to take an active role in politics ahead of General Election scheduled for 2018.

[CISA] Harare -Archbishop Robert Ndlovu of the Catholic Archdiocese of Harare has urged Christians in the country to take an active role in politics ahead of General Election scheduled for 2018.

source: AllAfrica News: Zimbabwe

Bishop Urges Tolerance Towards Political Aspirants

[CISA] Iten -Bishop Cornelius Korir, Chairman of Kenya Conference of Catholic Bishops-Justice and Peace Commission(CJPC) has called on Kenyans to exercise tolerance towards presidential aspirants irrespective of their political affiliations.

[CISA] Iten -Bishop Cornelius Korir, Chairman of Kenya Conference of Catholic Bishops-Justice and Peace Commission(CJPC) has called on Kenyans to exercise tolerance towards presidential aspirants irrespective of their political affiliations.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Pope Appoints Fr Jesus Ruiz Molina Auxiliary Bishop of Bangassou

[CISA] Bangui -Pope Francis on July 11, appointed Fr Jesus Ruiz Molina as the Auxiliary Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Bangassou in Central African Republic.

[CISA] Bangui -Pope Francis on July 11, appointed Fr Jesus Ruiz Molina as the Auxiliary Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Bangassou in Central African Republic.

source: AllAfrica News: Central African Republic

Pope Begins Replying to Rebellious Priests of Ahiara Diocese

[CISA] Imo -Pope Francis has begun replying to letters from priests of Ahiara Catholic diocese, Mbaise in Nigeria’s Imo state who have refused to accept Bishop Peter Ebere Okpaleke as their bishop for the past five years.

[CISA] Imo -Pope Francis has begun replying to letters from priests of Ahiara Catholic diocese, Mbaise in Nigeria's Imo state who have refused to accept Bishop Peter Ebere Okpaleke as their bishop for the past five years.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria

Rights Groups Protest Murder of Poll Official

[CISA] Nairobi -Hundreds of human rights activists took to the streets of Nairobi today to protest murder of Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) ICT Manager, Chris Msando.

[CISA] Nairobi -Hundreds of human rights activists took to the streets of Nairobi today to protest murder of Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) ICT Manager, Chris Msando.

source: AllAfrica News: Kenya

Governor Urges Rebellious Priests to Respect Pope

[CISA] Imo -Governor Owelle Rochas Okorocha of Imo State has called on the rebelling priests of the Catholic Diocese of Ahiara to respect Pope Francis and accept Bishop Peter Okpalaeke appointment as the bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Ahiara.

[CISA] Imo -Governor Owelle Rochas Okorocha of Imo State has called on the rebelling priests of the Catholic Diocese of Ahiara to respect Pope Francis and accept Bishop Peter Okpalaeke appointment as the bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Ahiara.

source: AllAfrica News: Nigeria