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October 8, 2018 12:51 PM Pope blames devil for Church divisions, scandals, seeks angel's help

The devil is alive and well and working overtime to undermine the Roman Catholic Church, Pope Francis says. In fact, the pope is so convinced that Satan is to blame for the sexual abuse crisis and deep divisions racking the Church that he has asked Catholics around the world to recite a special prayer every day in October to try to beat him back. “(The Church 293

October 23, 2017 10:24 AM Uhuru: When I will talk with Raila

President Kenyatta says he will only talk with National Super Alliance (Nasa) leader Raila Odinga after Thursday's repeat presidential election. The president made the remarks while addressing all Mount Kenya FM stations at State House Nairobi on Monday morning. “The Constitution has vested all power in the people and it is the people to decide the direction 57

October 22, 2017 5:09 PM Pope Francis prays for Kenya, calls for constructive dialogue

Pope Francis on Sunday said he was paying attention to Kenya crisis and prayed that the whole country may deal with current problem through constructive dialogue towards common good. The Pope, who also appealed for peace in the world, asked all the faithful to join him in prayer for that specific intention, and in particular for Kenya, where tensions 77

October 21, 2017 8:08 PM UPDATE 1-Soccer-United's unbeaten run ends at Huddersfield, City go further clear

LONDON, Oct 21 (Reuters) - Huddersfield Town stunned Manchester United 2-1 at the John Smith’s Stadium on Saturday, a defeat that ended the visitors unbeaten start to the Premier League season and dropped them five points behind leaders Manchester City who beat Burnley 3-0. Huddersfield’s victory in driving wind and rain was their first over United since 86

October 18, 2017 11:01 AM The Latest: 2 arrested in connection with Somalia bombing

Officials in Somalia say two people have been arrested in connection with Saturday's massive truck bombing that killed more than 300. Angry protesters march near the scene of Saturday's massive truck bomb attack in which over 300 people were killed in Mogadishu, Somalia, Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017. Thousands of people took to the streets of Somalia's capital 58

October 17, 2017 8:28 AM MPs' lives threatened over Age Limit Bill

Two legislators who have been pushing for the scrapping of the presidential age limit were attacked in Uganda this and last week. An MP’s family was almost burnt in their house, while in the second incident a mob almost lynched another MP. Suspected arsonists attempted to set ablaze the home of Arua Municipality MP Ibrahim Abiriga in Anyafiyo Village 70

October 17, 2017 5:34 AM Dr Njoroge has presided over a disciplined banking regime, with shilling remaining stable

His deceptive demeanour of calm, measured words and soft voice can make you think he is a pushover until you are on the receiving end of his wrath. You may not hear the Yale University-educated economist in a room of 20 unless you pay very close attention or he is on a loudspeaker. When challenged to a fight in a boardroom, the tall, slim bespectacled 121

October 4, 2017 3:38 PM Vatican urges online protections for kids amid porn scandal linked to Windsor, Ont

Vatican secretary of state said church is treating the case of Msgr. Carlo Capella with 'utmost concern' The Vatican secretary of state urged law enforcement agencies, governments and social media sites on Tuesday to take responsibility to protect children from online sexual abuse and exploitation — a statement that came even as one of his diplomats 63

October 1, 2017 5:44 AM Pope Francis and scholars clash over Church’s new stand on divorce

In 2005, the Head of the Roman Catholic Church worldwide Pope Francis wrote a controversial letter that touched on marriage, divorce and homosexuality. In the letter titled The Joy of Love, he appeared to suggest that those divorced and remarried should be accommodated in the church. The Pope suggested that divorced persons should also be allowed to take the Holy Communion 63

September 18, 2017 9:22 AM In DR Congo's wounded heart, voting drive offers hope for peace

After more than a year of bloodshed, faint hopes of peace are starting to stir in the heart of the Democratic Republic of Congo. In the vast region of Kasai, the authorities are now starting to register voters -- an outwardly banal operation that is nonetheless key to securing the country's stability. "It's telling proof that peace has returned to the greater 46