Anglican Church of Kenya

Anglican Church of Kenya

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March 15, 2009

Kenyan church leaders are urging the government to halt a military operation in the north of the country to recover firearms and 6,000 animals stolen by cattle rustlers.

"We are saying the operation must stop," Anglican Bishop Charles Gaita of Nyahururu told Ecumenical News International...

February 19, 2009

Religious leaders in Kenya have castigated their president, Mwai Kibaki, and prime minister, Raila Odinga, saying that citizens are dispirited, embarrassed and bitter with their leadership.

"We are concerned enough even to rise up and march in the streets against our political leaders,"...

February 17, 2009

Kenya's Anglican leader says he supports the prosecution at the International Criminal Court in The Hague of suspected instigators of violence that followed disputed Kenyan elections in December 2007.

"Let us go to The Hague. I am very unhappy. Kenyans are very unhappy," Archbishop...

December 17, 2008

Church leaders in Kenya have urged the government to step back from a proposed law that critics say will muzzle the media, after the country's parliament passed the measure that is seen as a threat to press freedom.

 

"Let us not gag the media," Cardinal John Njue of Nairobi said...

November 24, 2008

Kenyan church leaders have demanded the recommendations of an official report into post-election violence, which nearly tore apart the East African country at the beginning of 2008, be implemented and that instigators be brought to book.

"The time has come for people to accept their...

October 23, 2008

Some Kenyan church leaders have called for the implementation of a report which recommends special criminal trials for those who stoked violence that was triggered after national elections late in 2007.

"We think it [the report] is well researched ... We call on the president and prime...

October 23, 2008

Some Kenyan church leaders have called for the implementation of a report which recommends special criminal trials for those who stoked violence that was triggered after national elections late in 2007.

"We think it [the report] is well researched ... We call on the president and prime...

August 27, 2008

Several Kenyan church leaders have warned their government about its plan to select only a few experts to complete the writing of a long-awaited new constitution for the country.

 

"We find the selection of only a few individuals to write the laws as ridiculous. After all, this is...

August 5, 2008

Anglican Archbishop Benjamin Nzimbi of Kenya, who boycotted the 2008 Lambeth Conference of Anglican bishops from around the world, has said the archbishop of Canterbury should continue to convene the once-every-10-years gathering but underlined his view that homosexuality needs to be seen as...

July 30, 2008

Anglican Archbishop Benjamin Nzimbi of Kenya has said churches in Africa and the Global South will not stop setting up parallel church structures in the United States, despite a call at a gathering of Anglican bishops from all over the world for a halt to such "cross border interventions."

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