Built by a layman, this is the fifth largest statue in Africa.
Rampage might have been revenge for divulging information on terror group.
The Vatican announced the canonization of Blessed Charles de Foucauld, whose adventurous life included a youthful wandering away from the faith.
Crucifix imagery is shared by Christianity and the African culture that embraced it.
“What is happening is a disgrace," the Bishop of Pemba laments, following the most recent attack in his diocese.
Bishop Angelo Moreschi spent his 38-year vocation as a missionary to Africa.
Catholic Relief Services tested the program in one of Africa's hardest-hit countries to predict where aid should go.
Studying her native land's plant life fills Mansurah Abdulazeez with hope in the battle against cancer.
Recorded in 1958 and remastered in stereo in 1965, the original album is a jewel collector's treasure.
Bishop Matthew Kukah of Sokoto, Nigeria, says the West readily exploits Africa's mineral resources, but is turning a blind eye to religious persecution and atrocities.