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Pioneer missionary bishop Shannon Mallory dies after Leukaemia illness

A missionary who became the first bishop of the Dioceses of Botswana in Central Africa, and El Camino Real in the US, has died.

09 April 2018

Diocesan scholarship for first Likomo Island’s first female university student in decades

The only girl to have studied primary and secondary education on Likoma Island has received a scholarship by the diocese of Northern Malawi.

06 April 2018

Anglicans and evangelical groups work to build a Creation Care movement in southern Africa

The Green Anglicans network in southern Africa is partnering with a number of ecumenical group to create a regional Creation Care movement.

20 March 2018

Anglican Churches in sub-Saharan Africa praised for anti-Malaria fight

Bishops from Zimbabwe, Zambia, Namibia, and Angola have taken took part in a round-table discussion to discuss ways of curbing malaria.

08 March 2018

Anglican voices heard at UN’s Commission on the Status of Women annual meeting

Women from across the Anglican Communion are travelling to New York to take part in the UN Commission on the Status of Women.

05 March 2018

Zambia’s churches urge an “ongoing process” to bring peace and justice to Zambia

The three church mother-bodies in Zambia have called for an “ongoing process and effort” to bring peace and justice to Zambia.

11 January 2018

Church leaders cancel services in Lusaka in bid to halt cholera outbreak

Church leaders in Zambia have announced that services in parts of the capital should be cancelled to help halt the spread of cholera.

11 January 2018

Bishop urges continued use of anti-retroviral medication after prayer for HIV/Aids

Bishop Brighton Malasa of Upper Shire, Malawi, has urged fellow religious leaders to take a leading role in the fight against HIV / Aids.

03 January 2018

Anglican Women in Malawi receive training to tackle gender-based violence

The Guilds’ Coordinator for the Diocese of Upper Shire, Yasinta Mtambo, has urged women in Malawi to open up to gender-based violence.

19 December 2017

ExxonMobil concede defeat in climate change battle with Church of England

ExxonMobil says it will comply with a C of E climate change resolution, as a paris summit discusses new ways to address the “emergency”.

13 December 2017

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Tairawhiti Bishop, Don Tamihere, elected as Primate of Aotearoa, New Zealand & Polynesia

The Anglican Church of ANZP have announced that Bishop Don Tamihere has been elected Archbishop of the Province’s Maori Tikanga.