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October 2019
News > International

DRC: Christians abducted and churches looted

More than 200 people have been abducted and a church mission hospital and shops looted by Islamist extremists during a raid on Boga, Democratic Republic of Congo. The Bishop of Boga Diocese, eastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), Rt Rev. William Bahemuka, said the Muslim militant group ADF (Allied Democratic Forces) had attacked the…

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January 2018
News > Mission

Mission – Faith reduces sexual violence in DRC

Tearfund, the international aid organisation, has shown having a faith impacts the likelihood of men carrying out sexual and gender-based violence against their partner. The charity, which works in more than 50 countries, found that men who are actively engaged in a faith group are more than twice as likely to think violence towards…

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