Fr. Joseph Githinji

Fr. Joseph Githinji poses with residents of Turkana. Credit: Fr. Joseph Githinji

Catholic Priest Decries Luring of Starving Kenyans with Food During Political Campaigns

Mar 1, 2022

With the heated political campaigns ahead of Kenya’s August 9 elections, aspiring leaders have started distributing food parcels to residents of Turkana County who have been enduring hunger for years, a Catholic Priest in the East African country has said.

A section of Turkana elders from Kenya during a peace meeting in Ethiopia. Credit: Fr. Joseph Githinji

Emotions Run High as Kenyan Catholic Parish Unites Warring Border Communities

Aug 8, 2021

Sometime last month, a group of Kenyan elders led by the three Priests ministering at St. Joachim and Anne Catholic Parish of the Diocese of Lodwar embarked on a peaceful march to Ethiopia where a group of villagers waited, equally eager to put the decades of violence with their Kenyan counterparts behind them.