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Africa clamps down on churches

Prophet TB Joshua‘s SCORN commands a huge following in Africa By Pumza Fihlani What will stop the rise in bogus preachers in Africa? S [...]

Pastor convicted of Rwanda Genocide

Rwanda genocide: Jean Uwinkindi sentenced to life in prison Image copyrightGetty ImagesImage captionJean Uwinkindi organised and participate [...]

Pope visits Kenya

By Staff Reporter Pope urges Kenyans to end tribalism and corruption Pope Francis has urged Kenyans to unite and take a stand against the de [...]

Counterterrorism Law Used to Curb Free Speech in Tunisia

   Journalist, Blogger Facing Charges Tunisian authorities have brought charges against a journalist and a blogger under the country [...]

Islam is growing in Zimbabwe

  By Staff Reporter AS Muslims in Zimbabwe join the rest of the Muslim world in celebrating the holy month of Ramadan, our Religion Cor [...]

Paranoid Pakistan regime expels “Save the Children” NGO

By Staff Reporter A Pakistani security official stood guard at the charity’s office overnight Pakistan has ordered the charity Save th [...]

Islamic State: Fears grow for abducted Syrian Christians

By Staff Reporter It is not clear where the IS militants have taken the abducted Assyrians There are fears that more members of an Assyrian [...]

Egypt seeks UN mandate for Libya Islamic State intervention

By Staff Reporter Egyptian fighter jets were said to have targeted Islamic State training camps on Monday Egypt’s President Abdel Fatt [...]

As two bulls fight,Kobani is now in ruins

By Staff Reporter The Syrian town has paid a high price for liberation from the Islamic State. ENLARGE A Kurdish fighter walks through the c [...]

Obama calls for Isis campaign backing from Congress in State of the Union

By Staff Reporter President to use State of the Union address to ask for continued strikes against Islamic State targets in hint that coalit [...]

Terrorism knows no boundaries as Policeman killed was MUSLIM #JeSuisCharlie

By Staff Reporter Charlie Hebdo attack: the 12 victims of the terror attack Satirical magazine’s journalists and cartoonists were killed i [...]

Taliban slaughters 126 at Pakistan army school

By Staff Reporter At least 126 people, mostly children, have been killed in a Taliban assault on an army-run school in the Pakistani city of [...]

Zimbabwe stadium church service stampede kills 11: police

By Staff Reporter At least 11 people died and many were injured in a stampede at a stadium in Zim [...]

Mega Churhes- a pillar of Nigerian economy?

By Staff Reporter Bishop David Oyedepo (C), founder of the Living Faith Church, also known as the [...]

al Shabaab stones a woman to death for adultery

By Staff Reporter (Warning! Video contains graphic images of Stoning) Somali militants stone woman to death over adultery.Somali al Shabaab [...]

9 UN Peacekeepers killed in Mali

By Staff Reporter Nine U.N. peacekeepers were killed in an ambush Friday in Mali, a U.N. spokesman said. Their convoy was attacked near Mena [...]

In U.N. Speech, Obama Vows to Fight ISIS ‘Network of Death’

By Staff Reporter In a speech before the United Nations on Wednesday, President Obama asked the world to join the fight against the Islamic [...]

UK Parliament to be recalled to authorise Isis air strikes

By Staff Reporter ©AFP Westminster MPs will be summoned back to the House of Commons on Friday to debate bombing Islamist militants in Iraq [...]

French tourist Herve Gourdel abducted by Algeria militants

By Staff Reporter Herve Gourdel, an experienced mountain guide and photographer, was visiting Kabylie in north-east Algeria A French tourist [...]

Cape Town pro-gay mosque opens in South Africa

By Staff Reporter The “Open Mosque” will accept people from all religions and sexual orientation A Muslim academic has opened a [...]

67 South Africans died in Lagos church collapse – Zuma

By Staff Reporter South Africa’s President Jacob Zuma participates in a panel discussion on [...]

Sudan expels Iranian diplomats for spreading Shia Islam

By Staff Reporter Expulsions believed to be linked to government fears that Iranian officials were promoting Shia Islam in majority-Sunni co [...]

Barbaric ISIS beheads US journalist James Foley

By Staff Reporter The Islamic State claims to have killed the American journalist, who went missing in Syria nearly two years ago ENLARGE Am [...]

Kenyan men in hiding fearing circumcision

By Staff Reporter August is the month that the Bukusu hold their circumcision ceremonies for boys and young men Kenyan men from several ethn [...]

The Boko Haram menace

 A Siege of Fear By Staff Reporter  Boko Haram  A VOA Special Report Carnage and mayhem are part of the fabric of daily life in northern [...]

British-Israeli soldier captured by Hamas

By Staff Reporter Gross Human Rights abuse being committed in Gaza A soldier captured alive by Hamas fighters in Gaza, is a British Israeli [...]

Notorious Ugandan anti-Gay law is struck off

By Staff Reporter Uganda’s Constitutional Court struck down a law that punished “attempted homosexuality” with a life term in prison. [...]

As Israel tears Gaza apart, #JewsAndArabsRefuseToBeEnemies

By Staff Reporter The #JewsAndArabsRefuseToBeEnemies campaign for coexistence gains momentum, with photos being posted to Facebook and Twitt [...]

Sudan editor brutally attacked for calling for better Israeli-Sudan relations #journalismisnotacrime

By Staff Reporter The editor in chief of Al-Tayyar Osman Mirghani at Khartoum hospital following a brutal assault by masked gunmen. (Photo c [...]

Islamic militants siege on Libya international airport. Libya on the brink..

By Staff Reporter Smoke billows near Tripoli international airport as militias continued to battle for control on July 20, 2014. Fierce figh [...]

Nelson Mandela Day: ‘Robben Island Bible’ signed by former South African president goes on display in Glasgow

By Staff Reporter THE book has been loaned to the city by Sonny Venkatrathnam, who was in the jail at the same time as Mandela, and will sta [...]
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