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Niger: Subsistance aid for 12 Sisters of the congregation « Fraternity of the Servants of Christ » serving in Niger and Burkina Faso
Context - The situation of the Church in Niger: Niger is a Sahelian country, 96% Muslim. The number of Catholics...
Niger: Coronavirus pandemic – Is there a danger of renewed anti-Christian riots, as happened after the “Charlie-Hebdo” incident?
Covid-19 has become a global phenomenon, affecting the whole planet. However, while the fight against it is continuing in the...
Niger: Surprise And Joy With A New Video Of A Priest Abducted In 2018
Father Walter Maccalli expresses his “surprise” and “joy” for the video showing his brother, Father Pier Luigi Maccalli, who was...
The brother of Fr. Pierluigi Maccalli, abducted one year ago in Niger, still holds out “hope for his liberation”
“Of course!” Walter Maccalli, also a missionary and priest, does not have the least doubt that his brother, Fr. Pierluigi...
Niger: “They may have guns, but we have Jesus!”
“Less than one per cent of the about 15 million inhabitants of the diocese of Maradi are Christians,” reported Bishop...
Padre Pierluigi Maccalli abducted in Niger. Probably being held by Fulani Islamists
His confrere, Father Armanino told ACN: "If they reach Mali, the fear is that the abduction could be as long...