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News Kenya Religion: Holy sanctuary where faithful seek divine intervention

Published on: Saturday 07 December 2019
Holy sanctuary where faithful seek divine intervention
News source: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/article/2001352478/holy-sanctuary-where-faithful-seek-divine-intervention

The Oldonyo Orok cave in Kajiado County, where worshipers from different religions seek solace from God. [Wilberforce Okwiri, Standard] At the border of Kenya and Tanzania lies a series of scenic ...

News Kenya Religion: How Building Bridges Initiative report plans to shape the Kenyan society

Published on: Wednesday 04 December 2019
How Building Bridges Initiative report plans to shape the Kenyan society
News source: https://www.pulse.ng/bi/politics/how-bbi-plans-to-shape-the-kenyan-society/356t903

Kenya has 42 ethnic tribes spread across the country. The tribes are known for their unique history, culture, values, lifestyle, language, religion, food and more. Being such a diverse country it is ...

News Kenya Religion: From Kosovo and Kashmir to Kenya: how Ami Vitale went from war journalist to National Geographic photographer

Published on: Sunday 24 November 2019
From Kosovo and Kashmir to Kenya: how Ami Vitale went from war journalist to National Geographic photographer
News source: https://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/long-reads/article/3038727/kosovo-and-kashmir-kenya-how-ami-vitale-went-war

Photography transcends language, culture, religion; it breaks through the artificial boundaries we put around ourselves ... Today I live in Montana and spend most of my free time working in Kenya. My ...

News Kenya Religion: Kenya: End of Statelessness in Sight for Shona As Kenya Issues Birth Certificates

Published on: Tuesday 08 October 2019
Kenya: End of Statelessness in Sight for Shona As Kenya Issues Birth Certificates
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201910090006.html

Kenya sent a high-level delegation to a major intergovernmental meeting in Geneva on Monday to discuss progress at the midpoint of the #Ibelong campaign, ahead of a 2024 deadline. A person may be ...

News Kenya Religion: End of statelessness in sight for Shona as Kenya issues birth certificates

Published on: Monday 07 October 2019
End of statelessness in sight for Shona as Kenya issues birth certificates
News source: http://news.trust.org/item/20191008103337-edk1m/

Kenya's move to end the plight of the Shona ... A person may be stateless as a result of discrimination based on ethnicity, religion or gender, the transfer of territory between states, or ...

News Kenya Religion: Kenyan scholar who restored honour to African religions

Published on: Monday 07 October 2019
Kenyan scholar who restored honour to African religions
News source: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/article/2001344761/kenyan-scholar-who-restored-honour-to-african-religions

Former Kenya Literature Bureau managing director Eve Obara (left ... left an indelible mark especially in the arena of African religions and philosophy. There are few who had the rare chance of ...

News Kenya Religion: Kenya: Ruto Bets Big On Religion in His 2022 State House Bid

Published on: Sunday 06 October 2019
Kenya: Ruto Bets Big On Religion in His 2022 State House Bid
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201910070132.html

Deputy President (DP) William Ruto is secretly building a religion centred political constituency through his near weekly harambees in churches and lately, in mosques, Sunday Nation can reveal.

News Kenya Religion: Central leaders now widen talks

Published on: Sunday 14 July 2019
Central leaders now widen talks
News source: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/article/2001333931/central-leaders-intensify-talks

Kenya have intensified their meetings as part of setting pre ... The latest meeting, held last week in the capital Nairobi drew leaders from academia, civil society, politics, and religion as part of ...

News Kenya Religion: Kenya: President Kenyatta Prays With Muslims at Jamia Mosque in a First

Published on: Thursday 30 May 2019
Kenya: President Kenyatta Prays With Muslims at Jamia Mosque in a First
News source: https://allafrica.com/stories/201905310072.html

Nairobi — President Uhuru Kenyatta Thursday evening made history by becoming the first sitting President of Kenya to visit a ... colours and religions," said the President. ...

News Kenya Religion: Muslims, Christians must help fight terrorists – Kenya president

Published on: Thursday 30 May 2019
Muslims, Christians must help fight terrorists – Kenya president
News source: https://www.africanews.com/2019/05/31/muslims-christians-must-help-fight-terrorists-kenya-president/

“We are proud of our diversity as a nation of many ethnic groups, colours and religions,” said the President ... as they approach the end of the holy month,” his office added. Kenya has been severely ...

News Kenya Religion: Citing inclusion of LGBT clerics, Anglican bishops in Africa to shun Lambeth Conference

Published on: Thursday 30 May 2019
Citing inclusion of LGBT clerics, Anglican bishops in Africa to shun Lambeth Conference
News source: https://religionnews.com/2019/05/29/citing-inclusion-of-lgbt-clerics-anglican-bishops-in-africa-to-shun-lambeth-conference/

Others are also boycotting,” Archbishop Jackson Ole Sapit of Kenya told Religion News Service in an interview. “God’s plan of marriage is between a man and woman for procreation. ...

News Kenya Religion: We need divine intervention to restore people, churches

Published on: Friday 31 May 2019
We need divine intervention to restore people, churches
News source: https://www.standardmedia.co.ke/article/2001327955/we-need-divine-intervention-to-restore-people-churches

Like elsewhere in the world, the role of organised religion in Kenya is a matter of national debate. Even atheists and agnostics have an opinion. Religious leaders are increasingly being called upon ...

News Kenya Religion: List of major religions in Africa

Published on: Tuesday 07 May 2019
News source: https://www.msn.com/en-xl/news/other/list-of-major-religions-in-africa/ar-AAB4Mbt

Most of the people practising Islam live in Northern Africa, the Swahili coast in Kenya as well as West Africa. South Africa has a very small population of Muslims because most of the communities ...

News Kenya Religion: Polygamy: Should Uganda replicate Kenya’s law?

Published on: Tuesday 14 May 2019
News source: https://www.newvision.co.ug/new_vision/news/1500348/polygamy-uganda-replicate-kenya-law

also noted that what happened in Kenya cannot be replicated in Uganda. “We are a Christian country,” Niwagaba said. Polygamy is outlawed in mainstream Christianity except among the Church of Jesus ...

News Kenya Religion: Anti-abortion billboards come down in Kenya, but the debate over legalization continues

Published on: Thursday 09 May 2019
News source: https://religionnews.com/2019/05/09/anti-abortion-billboards-come-down-in-kenya-but-the-debate-over-legalization-continues/

NAIROBI, Kenya (RNS) — Thirteen billboards with provocative anti-abortion messages have been pulled down, ending a three-month campaign by a local church that divided and scandalized the Kenyan ...