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AFRICA/BURKINA FASO – West African bishops complain that the situation is worsening

Ouagadougou – “The security situation in the country is worsening day by day, armed groups are advancing and the army is being attacked again and again. And they are subordinating the population to their will”. The testimony, reported by RECOWA-CERAO, the Regional Episcopal Conference of West Africa, is from Father Etienne Tandamba, a priest in… Leggi tutto »

AFRICA/BURKINA FASO – Ouagadougou Pan-African Film Festival: an opportunity for the Church of Africa to evangelize

Ouagadougou – “Cinema is an important art in the life of African populations. Africans love TV and cinema in particular”. This is what Father Donald Zagore, an Ivorian priest of the Society for African Missions , comments to Fides a few days after the celebration of the Pan-African Film Festival of Ouagadougou , which this… Leggi tutto »