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

Catholic Bishops Appeal for Release of Kidnapped Priests

[CISA] Kinshasa -The National Episcopal Conference of Congo (CENCO) has appealed for the release of two kidnapped Catholic priests and urged security forces dismantle the criminal network that destabilizes peace in the region of Beni.

[CISA] Kinshasa -The National Episcopal Conference of Congo (CENCO) has appealed for the release of two kidnapped Catholic priests and urged security forces dismantle the criminal network that destabilizes peace in the region of Beni.

source: AllAfrica News: Congo-Kinshasa

Church Challenges Autopsy Report On Deceased Bishop

[CISA] Yaounde -The Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Cameroon (CENC) has filed a private lawsuit challenging the autopsy report of the late Bishop Jean-Marie Benoit Bala of Bafia, whose body was found floating in River Sanaga in June 2017.

[CISA] Yaounde -The Catholic Bishops' Conference of Cameroon (CENC) has filed a private lawsuit challenging the autopsy report of the late Bishop Jean-Marie Benoit Bala of Bafia, whose body was found floating in River Sanaga in June 2017.

source: AllAfrica News: Cameroon

Women Are the Heart Beat of Our Church, Says Archbishop

[CISA] Lusaka -Archbishop Telesphore-George Mpundu, Archbishop of Lusaka and President of the Zambia Conference of Catholic Bishops (ZCCB) has thanked women for their active role in the church.

[CISA] Lusaka -Archbishop Telesphore-George Mpundu, Archbishop of Lusaka and President of the Zambia Conference of Catholic Bishops (ZCCB) has thanked women for their active role in the church.

source: AllAfrica News: Zambia

Churches Suspend Pilgrimages, Trips Due to Fear of Attacks

[CISA] Cairo -Egyptian Coptic, Catholic and Anglican Churches have suspended pilgrimages, holidays and conferences due to fear of terror attacks, Fr Hani Bakhoum Kiroulos, Secretary General of the Coptic Patriarchate of Alexandria has said.

[CISA] Cairo -Egyptian Coptic, Catholic and Anglican Churches have suspended pilgrimages, holidays and conferences due to fear of terror attacks, Fr Hani Bakhoum Kiroulos, Secretary General of the Coptic Patriarchate of Alexandria has said.

source: AllAfrica News: Egypt

Bishops Call for Peace in 2018 General Elections

[CISA] Free Town -Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Sierra Leone (CBCS) has appealed to the faithful to actively foster peaceful co-existence as the nation prepares for the March 7, 2018 General Elections.

[CISA] Free Town -Catholic Bishops' Conference of Sierra Leone (CBCS) has appealed to the faithful to actively foster peaceful co-existence as the nation prepares for the March 7, 2018 General Elections.

source: AllAfrica News: Sierra Leone