Fredrick Nzwili | Religion News Service

Stories by Fredrick Nzwili | Religion News Service
In Kenya, A Female Pastor with Disabilities Paves Way for Others

In a country where physical disabilities are severely stigmatized, Rev. Dawn Gikandi pushes beyond boundaries.

Christians in Libya Cast Anxious Eye at Religious Freedom

Movements towards Shariah law may endanger Christian freedoms in Libya.

In Kenya, archbishop calls for focus on missions and evangelism

NAIROBI, Kenya ( RNS) Amid deep division in the worldwide Anglican Communion, Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby on Sunday emphasized … Continued

Christian lawyers in Kenya oppose transgender name change

NAIROBI, Kenya — A transgender person who has sued the government to be recognized as a woman is fighting a … Continued

Teaching Congolese refugees self-sufficiency gains nun U.N. recognition

RNS () — Angelique Namaika, a Roman Catholic nun, rides a bicycle on the rutted roads of the Democratic Republic … Continued

Zanzibar acid attack tied to growing religious tensions

RNS () — An acid attack on a Roman Catholic priest in Zanzibar is heightening fears of increased religious tensions … Continued