The tragedies on the African continent
The tragedies on the African continent continue to generate enormous coverage in the media but it almost seems
the rest of the world is so concerned with their own problems that nothing is happening to alleviate the
situation. Our detailed report carries a summary of just a couple of stories of what could be reported of
the stories that have a religious or social justice dimension.
Independent Catholic News is reporting
the Southern African Catholic Bishops Conference (SACBC) has appealed for the provision of cheaper
antiretroviral drugs for HI -positive people. Africa On-line reports: the bishop of Beni-Butembo in
north-eastern Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC), has accused two local militias of cannibalism.
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9 Jan 2003