Jacob Zuma’s religious utterances present a conundrum for scholars, as many poor South African Christians support his moral claims and celebrated his ill-gotten riches.
In Nigeria, the government often uses the army to restore order and to keep the peace, largely because the police are unable to contain internal violent conflicts.
At local level some congregations are bravely creating alternative models where LGBTIQ people can feel safe and be accepted
South Africans are facing abuse at the hands of charlatan religious leaders.
A new biography sheds light on Engenas Lekganyane, founder of the Zion Christian Church.
Africa is a deeply divided continent along ideological, ethnic and territorial lines. Religion and football can produce consensus.