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Africa

Go-ahead given for new Anglican Communion Province of Alexandria

The Diocese of Egypt with North Africa and the Horn of Africa is set to become the 41st province of the Anglican Communion.

20 January 2020

Anglican Communion called to repent as primates affirm commitment to walk together

A Task Group established at the request of the primates in 2016 has produced prayers of repentance for the fifth Sunday of Lent (29 March 2020).

20 January 2020

Five primates elected to serve on Standing Committee of the Anglican Consultative Council

The five primates who will elect their fellow archbishops, presiding bishops and moderators on the Standing Committee of the Anglican Consultative Council have been elected.

20 January 2020

Anglican Communion pleads to United Nations for an end to gender-based violence

The Anglican Communion Office at the United Nations has submitted a statement ahead of a meeting of the UN’s Commission on the Status of Women.

14 January 2020

Nigerian terror group kills nine Christians and two Muslims in Christmas Day horror

A Nigerian terror group, the Islamic State West African Province, says the 11 men were killed in retaliation for the death of their leaders, Abu bakr al-Baghdadi and Abul-Hasan Al-Muhajir in Iraq and Syria.

07 January 2020

Anglicans joined Christians and people of other faiths to pray for peace at Christmas

Events were held throughout the world over Christmas at which Anglicans prayed for peace and reconciliation in their nations with other Christians and people of different faiths.

07 January 2020

A Christmas Message from Archbishop Justin Badi Arama

A Christmas message from The Most Revd Justin Badi Arama, Archbishop and Primate of the Episcopal Church of South Sudan.

23 December 2019

Theological educators plan pre-Lambeth Conference episcopal consultations

Bishops attending next year’s Lambeth Conference, will be able to attend two separate consultations on the future of theological education.

20 December 2019

Church of Uganda aims to fight trafficking through new mobile app

A mobile app has been launched by the Church of Uganda to help young people avoid falling into human trafficking when they work abroad.

19 December 2019

“It’s not too late to join the struggle”– say archbishop and teenage climate activist

An archbishop and a teenage activist at COP25 have called on Anglicans around the globe to take action to address climate change

19 December 2019