Biography of Remarkable Sudanese Bishop
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Biography of Remarkable Sudanese Bishop

John Ashworth: ‘An Angry Shepherd: Sudanese Bishop Macram Max Cassis’. Bishop Macram Max Cassis is a near-legendary figure in Sudan since he first spoke out against human rights abuses in his country before a committee of the US Congress in 1988. Targeted by the Islamist military dictatorship, which ruled Sudan for thirty years, for protesting…

Sudan: Drenching Land of Nuba Mountains with Prayer
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Sudan: Drenching Land of Nuba Mountains with Prayer

Church leaders in Sudan have declared 2021 a year of prayer and thanksgiving after concluding celebrations to mark 100 years since Christian Missionaries first came to the Nuba Mountains in the North-eastern African countries. In a prayer guide covering 52 weeks of prayer, the Church leaders, including those from the Catholic Church invite Christians from…

Sudan: Bishop Daniel Adwok Decries Treatment of Refugees
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Sudan: Bishop Daniel Adwok Decries Treatment of Refugees

“Many of the refugees in Sudan these days go to work in the agricultural fields, and some come back with nothing to show for their work. They are threatened at gunpoint and denied their wages yet the government does nothing to help,” Bishop Adwok told ACI Africa on the sidelines of a meeting of the…

Sudan: A Dazzling Civilisation Flourished Here 5000 Years Ago
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Sudan: A Dazzling Civilisation Flourished Here 5000 Years Ago

While Egypt has long been explained in light of its connections to the Near East and the Mediterranean, Kush makes clear the role that black Africans played in an interconnected ancient world. Kush was “at the root of black African civilizations, and for a long time scholars and the general public berated its achievements,” Geoff…

Sudan Repeals Death Setence for Apostacy and Criminalises Female Genital Mutilation
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Sudan Repeals Death Setence for Apostacy and Criminalises Female Genital Mutilation

“We canceled the Article 126 of the Sudanese Criminal Law and have ensured religious freedom and the equality in citizenship and rule of law,” he said. “All these changes are aiming at achieving equality in front of the laws. We have dropped all the articles that had led to any kind of discrimination. We ensure…