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Over the course of three days, a High Court in Nairobi, Kenya heard a groundbreaking challenge to the colonial-era laws that target LGBT Kenyans. ... they argued that homosexuality was un-African and against the religious and moral values of Kenyan culture, which remains largely Christian and Muslim.
Other members of the special task force which was given two weeks to present a report are Environment Institute of Kenya Vice Chairperson, Linda Munyao, Rhino Ark Charitable Trust Executive Director, Christian Lambrechts, Kenya Association of Manufacturers chief executive Phyllis Wakiaga, and Kenya ...

A doctor from Kenya seems to have a lot on his mind after committing a brain surgery accident when he operated on the wrong patient, causing quite a ... Kenyan Health Minister Sicily Kariuki has also suspended the CEO of the said hospital while investigations are being conducted regarding the recent ...
But the Muslim riders refused and announced that if the extremists wanted to kill the Christians, the gunmen would have to kill everyone. Though the 22-minute film was made by German graduate students, “Watu Wote” was filmed in Kenya with an all-Kenyan cast of both Muslims and Christians. And much ...
From right, CHS Communication Manager Janice Njoroge, White Ribbon Alliance Kenya Executive Director Angela Nguku, Christian Aid Health Programme Manager Rechel Ndirangu, MeTA Kenya Coordinator Dorothy Okemo and WRA Kenya Champion Patricia Chamia during celebrations to mark this ...
Watu Wote directed by German actress and filmmaker Katja Benrath was based on a true story in 2015, where Al-Shabaab militants attacked a bus in Kenya as they were travelling to Mandera from Nairobi. The militants ordered people to group themselves into Christians and Muslims in order to kill the ...

By JEREMIAH WAKAYA, NAIROBI, Kenya, Mar 7 – The government has launched an ambitious project aimed at increasing the country's forest cover from ... of Kenya Vice Chairperson, Linda Munyao, Rhino Ark Charitable Trust Executive Director, Christian Lambrechts, Kenya Association of Manufacturers ...
Most Kenyans are Christians "only by profession", the Chief Justice has said, noting authenticity is required for the state of affairs to change. Maraga said that this change will take place only if people practice true Christianity. "It is sad that a country boasts of 80 per cent of its population being christian yet it ...
“For almost a decade Kenya has been targeted by terrorist attacks of the Al Shabaab. Especially the border region between Kenya and Somalia is considered highly dangerous. An atmosphere of anxiety and mistrust between Muslims and Christians is growing. Until in December 2015, Muslim bus ...
The Islamic terrorist group Al-Shabaab is waging jihad again as three Christian teachers have been killed in Kenya. The deadly ambush by ... Stark told OneNewsNow that it is troubling that the terrorist group constantly crosses the Kenyan border in order to persecute and kill Christians. "Unfortunately, as I ...
Q: LaLiga has a partnership with the Kenyan Premier League and just three years ago, you were playing in that league for Gor Mahia. Do you think there are players in the KPL who can follow in your footsteps and play in LaLiga soon? Olunga: Yes! Kenya is a country that is growing in terms of football, ...
The Kenya Christian Professional Forum, through its lawyer Charles Kanjama, said it would also be calling two witnesses to give a divergent opinion. ... He said the case was concerned with the constitutional legitimacy of the State seeking to regulate the most intimate and private sphere of Kenyans' ...
ST MORITZ, Switzerland (Reuters) - Skiers from African nations are usually looked on as a novelty at the Olympic Games but Kenya's Sabrina Wanjiku ... Simader will become only the second Kenyan to compete at the Winter Games after Philip Boit, a former middle distance runner who participated in ...
How then Raila came from classroom to overtake him in political success and suaveness is one of the outstanding mysteries of Kenyan politics. ... While he was being installed in Bondo, Raila -- already an MP -- was making serious moves to inherit his father's position in the political party (Ford Kenya).
Twelve people have died in twin attacks on Coptic Christians in the Helwan area south of Cairo, officials say. Ten people died when gunmen tried to storm a church south of Cairo, but were intercepted by police. About an hour later, a Coptic-owned shop in the same area was attacked, leaving two dead.
Though Easter is the oldest Christian celebration, it has been overtaken as a popular festival by Christmas. Church historians can trace elaborate three-day Easter ceremonies back to the very origins of Christianity in Jerusalem of the First Century AD. Christmas liturgy as a celebration to mark the feast of ...
The six-year-old institution teaches Quran memorisation to Muslims at its elementary levels. Learners are later introduced to other Islamic subjects like jurisprudence or fiqh or hadith and Seera – the biography of Prophet Mohamed. Kenya is mostly Christian but has a large Islamic population. It is relatively ...

"It wasn't difficult, Kenyans can do anything if the price is right," he claims. He makes up to eight films per year and sells a maximum of 5,000 copies to agents, who in turn sell them for between Sh250 and Sh500. "I was among the first Kenyans to produce vernacular porn. Nowadays, I just produce videos in Kikuyu, Kiswahili ...
Chinese citizens officially have freedom of belief under the Constitution but the authorities tightly control religious groups and churches, which have to swear allegiance to state-controlled "patriotic" associations to avoid any foreign influence through religion. Unofficial Christian organisations are generally ...
He said the promotion of peace among diverse ethnic communities and religious groups in the country show the essence of unity among Kenyans. The Deputy President, at the same time, urged Christians to remain steadfast and continue to pray for peace and unity of the country. Mr Ruto expressed ...
Nakuru Governor Lee Kinyanjui (left) welcomes Chief Justice David Maraga who was attending the Kenya Magistrates and Judges Association annual general meeting ... “The defence of Judiciary should come from literally every Kenyan since it guarantees democracy and enjoyment of fundamental rights.
Founder of the Freedom House Ministries in Kenya, Kathy Watson-Swift, is thinking about several hundred children in Kenya at a small remote village school that will have nothing for Christmas. School will be closed for the holiday, so no daily meals can be prepared. Kenyan government policy says ...
The Turkana have had almost no contact with the outside world, and for most of Kenya's history, they've been ignored and forgotten by their fellow Kenyans and everyone else. They also had no contact with Christianity at all until 1961, when the first missionaries arrived, so the roots of the faith here don't ...
As in many Kenyan towns, where Christianity and African traditional religion mix freely, people in Nthange dread the virus. Under the giant baobab trees, and in coffee and tea shops, they speak of it in whispers. Those who contract the virus face exclusion once their HIV-positive status becomes known.
... here to serve Christianity,” Andrew said. In Bombolulu, that's some 3,000 people, who live in a Muslim-majority neighborhood in the only major city in Kenya where Christians are not a strong majority. The day center serves children who range in age from 1 to 14, primarily striving to give them a Christian ...
Kenyan city's shepherd says it proves Christian/Muslim battles aren't inevitable ... Archbishop Martin Kivuva Musonde of Mombasa, Kenya. ... He cited both cases of Muslims denying Christian families the right to enroll their children in public schools, as well as what Christians believe is discriminatory ...
International Christian Concern reports that a church was targeted with an IED late last month in Mandera County near the Somalia border. It exploded but no one was killed as the IED missed its mark. ICC's Nathan Johnson says the Kenyan government needs to protect Christians in the area from ...
“We raised our children in a Christian way and moral uprightness but when they go out there they hear of people carrying money in sacks and nothing happens to ... This is the Kenya we are living in— corruption and theft is becoming a way of life in Kenya and is badly influencing our children,” he said .
Hard-line Muslims on the outskirts of Nairobi, Kenya attacked a Christian widow's children, ages 13, 17 and 21, leaving two of them seriously injured and still in ... If you or your organization would like to help enable Morning Star News to continue raising awareness of persecuted Christians worldwide with ...
... in Lamu flagged down buses travelling to Lamu and tried to board them. Nyongoro falls within a volatile area of Lamu where an insurgency by Al Shabaab militants has spread to since mid 2017. Ali Mohamed, a Tawakal bus driver, said five men stopped them, demanding to know if there were Christians.
Supkem Secretary-General Mohamed Mahat, Interreligious Committee Chairman Alfred Rotich, Committee Vice Chairman Mark Kariuki and Rev Stephen Marete address the media at Intercontinental Hotel, Nairobi, on November 29, 2017. They asked political leaders to shelve their personal interests and ...
(Photo: Reuters/Thomas Mukoya)Christians from the World Victory Centre sing hymns during an Easter crusade service for the victims of the Garissa University attack in Kenya's capital Nairobi, April 5, 2015. A 21-year-old Kenyan who grew up in a strict Muslim household and was forced to pray five times ...
Kenya: Sonko's 'Inexperienced' Nominees Get Approval of the ... who holds a PhD in Theology from the International Christian University.
Ndoro's forefathers found abode in Nairobi and central Kenya where ... hosts but reiterated his desire for Kenyan citizenship to enable him to become ... their parents who had earlier migrated to Kenya to spread Christianity.
... of the worldwide growth in numbers of both Christianity and Islam over the past century. Christian numbers have surged spectacularly in countries like ... have mixed populations of Christians, Muslims, and (sometimes) animists, ... and sporadic interfaith violence and terrorism erupt in Kenya and Uganda.
Kenya has a large number of Christians and particularly Catholic ... We at Kenya Tobacco Control Alliance (KETCA) will definitely use the ...
Kenyan official blames lion homosexuality on gay tourists ... Kenya Film Classification Board (KFCB) chief executive Ezekial ... Homosexuality remains illegal in the majority-Christian nation, ... Still, he is in a position of power and the decisions he makes affect attitudes toward LGBTQ Kenyans, and he has ...
A presidential order replaced Christian education with Islamic Studies in secondary schools. ... Christians in the West and in the East, he wrote the Pope, "are expecting .... Kenya: Armed Muslims connected to neighboring Somalia's Islamic ... of Somali descent at the school for housing Kenyan Christians.".
The Christian Brothers in Zambia's Mongu Diocese are celebrating fifty ... with Brothers from Zambia, Zimbabwe, Kenya, India, and Australia.
The beautiful talent of Cece Sagini has been serenading Kenyan ... I'm not a super Christian, here to beat people up with Bible scriptures. In the ...
The gift of the Bible to lay Christians is probably Luther's greatest legacy to the Universal Church. ... He disclosed that Kenya's foremost biblical scholar, John Mbiti, had, ... acknowledging that achieving Christian unity is still a long way off. ... kicked off the Reformation that shook up Christianity to the core.
To many Kenyans, National Hospital Insurance Fund (NHIF) is the only ... Christian Health Association of Kenya (CHAK), which has members ...
Dr. Russell E. White, in a white and purple cap, operating on a patient at Tenwek Hospital in western Kenya. He is the 2017 winner of an ...
Kenyan police killed at least 33 people and injured hundreds of ... operations in Kenya and must be decisively stopped before the next election takes place.” ... on Kenyan security forces to exercise restraint and urged Kenyans to ... Christian news headlines from the United States and around the world ...
By Stoyan Zaimov , Christian Post Reporter | Oct 17, 2017 7:30 AM ... al-Shabaab, which is known for hunting down and killing Christians, carried out ... who have also carried out attacks in neighboring Kenya over the years.
An association of pastors in Mombasa County is seeking interim orders stopping a Christian radio station from broadcasting secular content.
A visiting speaker from Kenya will be a welcome guest at this year's Christian Aid Advent service in Windsor. Abraham Mwangi will speak on ...
Islamic Militants Kill Christians In Coastal Kenya ... non-Muslims in the northeast and coastal Kenya after Kenyan forces led an African coalition ...
Kenyan evangelicals were a petri dish in the grand experiment of ... only is Kenya geographically vital in the arresting presence of the Christian ...
Religion has long figured prominently into Kenyan politics. ... Electoral politics in Kenya — which is 80 percent Christian — have ... Then he posted on Twitter: “The site is sacred to all three Abrahamic religions – Judaism, Islam and Christianity — and to ... Are Christians the Most Persecuted Faith on Earth?


 

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