domenica 22 maggio 2022

Nigeria
Catholic Church Suspends Priest For Joining Benue Governorship Race

(koko.ng) The Catholic Diocese of Gboko in Benue State has suspended a priest, Rev Fr Hyacinth Alia, for joining the governorship race in the state. Alia had picked up the N50m governorship form of the All Progressives Congress and had been cleared by the ruling party to participate alongside 11 successful aspirants in the party’s primary. Avenya noted in the letter noted that “the Mother Church does not allow her clerics to get involved in partisan politics on their own”. (...)