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COVID-19 Effects “have dire consequences for Church in South Africa”: Cleric Reflects

Jan 8, 2021

A South African Cleric has, in a reflection, shared his observations on “visible repercussions” of the COVID-19 pandemic, which he says has negatively affected the people of God in the country.

Provide COVID-19 Vaccine Education to Dispel Fear, Bishop in South Africa Urges Government

Jan 7, 2021

There is no proper information on the COVID-19 vaccine that is set to be administered to South Africans to combat the coronavirus, which is fast spreading in the country, a Catholic Bishop in the country has said.

COVID-19 Surge, Deaths in Religious Communities Cause for Alarm: Nuns in South Africa

Dec 21, 2020

A reported surge in COVID-19 cases alongside deaths in religious communities in South Africa is a cause for concern, the leadership of the Conference of Catholic Sisters in the country has said in a statement shared with ACI Africa.

Official Logo for the Women's Day celebration in South Africa.

South Africa’s Religious Orders Decry Gender-based Violence on Women’s Day

Aug 10, 2020

A majority of women in South Africa are living in fear of abuse during COVID-19 lockdown, leaders of various Religious Orders and Societies of Apostolic Life in southern Africa have observed in their collective message to commemorate this year’s Women’s Day.