We have received some details on Father Roland Dubourt’s death from one of his confreres in Nzovwe, Father Wolfgang Büth. At the end of the page, you will find three recent photos of Roland, of which two were taken in his workshop. Roland was a very active man who was providing work to quite a few people. Continue reading “Some details on Roland Dubourt’s death”
Rijo George’s Delaration of Intent in Katakwi, Uganda. Fr. Otto Katto , the first Councilor received his Declaration today 19th March 2017 during a colorful Eucharistic celebration.[Best_Wordpress_Gallery id=”12″ gal_title=”eap_uga_20130319″]
For the non-initiated : A Missionary of Africa candidate declares his intention to continue his formation towards becoming a full member of the Society of the Missionaries of Africa first during the Spiritual Year (otherwise known as Noviciate), that is during his fourth year of training. He does it again after one year of “stage” (apostolic practical training in a context of Mission).
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As this month comes to a close, we prepare ourselves to enter into the great Lenten Season, listening to the Gospel of Matthew with this invitation ”take care” Mt 6:1: a time to pay attention to ourselves and to others but especially to God; to pay attention and not to make a show of my …
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Nairobi (Agenzia Fides) – “Drought is to be declared a national disaster”. This is the appeal of the Kenya Conference of Catholic Bishops (KCCB) through its Chairman, His Exc. Mgr. Philip Anyolo, Bishop of Homa Bay. “We hasten to appeal to the Government to declare the current drought a national disaster in order to beckon the international community to step forward Continue reading “AFRICA/KENYA – The Bishops appeal: “drought is to be declared a national disaster””
While millions of people in Kenya struggle to get by, the richest man in the country is worth more than $700 million. Join Jane and demand an economy that works for everyone, not just the few.
Land grabbing has become a recurring phenomenon in Africa but the situation in Tanzania is a disaster; from the northern part of the country where about 40,000 of the Maasai tribe were said to have been evicted from their ancestral land so that the Dubai Royal family can hunt, to the south where the SAGCOT program (Southern Agricultural Corridors of Tanzania) of G8/NEW Alliance has driven thousands of families into penury. In December 2015, the AEFJN Secretariat took a fact-finding mission to Tanzania. Some of the journeys took as long as 17 hours but it gave the staff good first-hand experience of the disaster of land grabbing in Tanzania. This documentary studies just the tip of the iceberg of land grabbing in Africa.