Magdalene Kahiu

Magdalene Kahiu

Magdalene Kahiu is a Kenyan journalist with passion in Church communication. She holds a Degree in Social Communications from the Catholic University of Eastern Africa (CUEA). Currently, she works as a journalist for ACI Africa.

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Jesuits in Africa Call for Concerted Efforts in Fight against HIV/AIDS

The President of the Jesuit Conference of Africa and Madagascar (JCAM) has called for collaborative efforts to fight HIV/AIDS.

Bishop Charles Kasonde delivering the message of Catholic Bishops in the Association of Member Episcopal Conferences in Eastern Africa (AMECEA) region. Credit: AMECEA

What Catholic Bishops in Eastern Africa Seek to Champion at COP28

Catholic Bishops in the Association of Member Episcopal Conferences in Eastern Africa (AMECEA) region will be advocating for good governance in the...

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Jesuit Scholars Concerned about Gap Between Wages and Food Prices in Zambia

Officials of the Jesuit Centre for Theological Reflection (JCTR) have expressed concern about the growing disparity between Zambian workers’ wages and the...

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Catholic Activists Launch Petition against HPV Vaccine in Nigeria

The African branch of the International Catholic activist organization, CitizenGo Africa, is calling on the Nigerian government to suspend the ongoing...

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Caritas Pledges Humanitarian Support for Families Displaced by Terrorism in Burkina Faso

Caritas Burkina Faso, supported by Caritas Internationalis (CI) will be providing aid and support aimed at strengthening livelihoods of vulnerable families displaced...

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Catholic Priest Urges Sierra Leoneans to Remain United Despite Peace Threats

The Executive Director of Caritas Freetown in Sierra Leone is calling on the people of God in the nation to...

Members of the Association of Pauline Cooperators (APC), the lay association of the Pious Society of the Daughters of St. Paul (FSP) celebrating the Silver Jubilee of Michael and Grace Njuguna. Credit: Sr. Praxides Nafula

Pauline Sisters Celebrate Collaboration with Kenyan Couple on Silver Jubilee

For 25 years, a Kenyan couple , Michael and Grace Njuguna have been members of the Association of Pauline Cooperators (APC), the...

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Initiate Measures to End Killings, Christian Leaders in Nigerian State Urge Government

Members of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in Nigeria’s Taraba State are calling on the government to initiate measures aimed at...

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Religious Leaders in Ghana Call for Peace as Violence Sweeps Across the Country

Members of the National Peace Council (NPC) in Ghana, among them Catholic Bishops, have condemned the rise of violence in at least...

Catholic Bishops in Zimbabwe posing with Pope Francis. Credit: Catholic Church News Zimbabwe

Catholic Bishops in Zimbabwe Decry Recalls of Elected Candidates as “new form of violence”

Catholic Bishops in Zimbabwe have decried what they are terming a “new form” of post-election violence characterized by “recalls of...

Bishop Tsegaye Keneni Derara. Credit: CBCE

Pope Francis Accepts Retirement of Apostolic Vicar in Ethiopia

Pope Francis has accepted the retirement of Bishop Tsegaye Keneni Derara from the pastoral care of the Apostolic Vicariate of Soddo in...

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Salesians in South Africa Strategically Choose Youth for Skills to Realize “social change”

Members of the Religious Institute of the Salesians of Don Bosco (SDB) ministering in South Africa are strategically choosing young people from...

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Zambia Church Leaders Call for Erection of Ramps in Voter Registration Centres

There is need for the Electoral Commission of Zambia (ECZ) to erect ramps at voter registration centers to enable people living with...

Archbishop Bienvenu Manamika Bafouakouahou of Brazzaville Archdiocese in Congo. Credit: Vatican Media

Pentecostalism Waging “guerrilla warfare" on Catholic Church in C. Brazzaville: Archbishop

Increasing Pentecostalism in the Republic of the Congo, also known as Congo-Brazzaville, is causing a kind of “guerrilla warfare" on...

Bishop Matthew Kwasi Gyamfi and Honourable Alban S. K. Bagbin, Speaker of Ghana’s Parliament. Credit: Catholic Trends

Catholic Bishops in Ghana Laud Parliament for Passing Family Protection Bill

Members of the Ghana Catholic Bishops Conference (GCBC) have lauded the West African nation’s parliament for passing the Promotion of Proper Human Sexual...

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Issues of National Concern Catholic Bishops in Ghana Want Addressed

Catholic Bishops in Ghana have outlined a number of issues affecting the West African nation, including “current economic hardships”, security...

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World Day of Tolerance: Bishops in Ghana Join Call for Vigilance Against Peace Threats

Officials of the National Peace Council (NPC) in Ghana, among them Catholic Bishops, are calling on the people of God in the...


UK-Based Catholic Aid Agency Welcomes Court Ruling against Rwandan Asylum Plan

The development and humanitarian arm of the Catholic Bishops of England and Wales, the Catholic Agency for Overseas Development (CAFOD), has welcomed...

Mwalimu Julius Nyerere, the founding President of Tanzania. Credit: Vatican News

Tanzanian Archdiocese Seeks Information for First President’s Canonization

The Catholic Church in Tanzania is seeking information about the life and heroic virtues of the Servant of God Julius Kambarage...

Mons. Vincent Frederick Mwakhwawa, appointed Auxiliary Bishop for the Catholic Archdiocese of Lilongwe in Malawi.on 15 November 2023. Credit: ECM

Pope Francis Appoints Auxiliary Bishop for Lilongwe Archdiocese in Malawi

Pope Francis has appointed Mons. Vincent Frederick Mwakhwawa the Auxiliary Bishop for the Catholic Archdiocese of Lilongwe in Malawi.