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Dark Clouds of Violence over Our Land

A Statement from the Catholic Bishops of Kaduna Ecclesiastical Province, Nigeria,  on the incessant killings in the Province The dark clouds of violence have enveloped our...

AFRICA/NIGERIA – “He continued preaching the Gospel and asking me to change the evil...

Abuja (Agenzia Fides) - "He continued preaching the Gospel and asking me to change the evil ways, that is why I killed him". This...

International Women’s Day – 8 March 2020

Hauwa Ibrahim – A woman with hope in her heart! She saw hope in them. And she did not let it fall on deaf ears....

Homily at Thanksgiving Mass for Fr Paddy (PJ) Kelly SMA, Wilton, Cork

Fr Joe Egan, SMA, preached at the Mass prior to the burial of Fr Paddy (PJ) Kelly, in St Joseph’s SMA Church, Wilton, Cork....

Fr Patrick J M (PJ) Kelly SMA RIP

Fr P J Kelly SMA 1 March 1954 – 14 January 2020   The members of the Society of African Missions are mourning the unexpected death...

A Nigerian Doctor who takes pay cuts to serve poor

"Africans who have had the privilege of getting outstanding training and education abroad must mobilize their network of influence to transform our continent... I believe...

Catholic bishops condemn Nigerian president over security

"We must not allow the establishment of cultural or religious hegemony in a constitutionally secular state like Nigeria... IF we allow it, we are...

Priest killed in Nigeria on way to mediate peace

According to some historical studies the two populations lived in harmony until the advent of British colonization, when the colonial authorities favored the...