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Enio Amarai
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Three-time weightlifting world champion becomes an Adventist

Three-time Supine Weightlifting World Champion Enio Amarai, 48, has been training since he was 14 years old. To win the Supine Weightlifting World Championship three times is not easy, says Enio Amarai, won the championship in the 125kg or 275lbs-category in 2007, 2009, and 2016, in addition to placing second […]

Youth use Facebook to reach people in rural area of Uganda
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Youth use Facebook to reach people in rural area of Uganda

More than 250 people were baptized as the result of a Facebook invitation to a three-week evangelist campaign held in a rural region of Uganda. The Facebook group entitled SDA-U, with a following of more than 9,000 Adventist youth, recently used social media to invite hundreds of people to the […]

SDA Church making donation to the Kaneshie Polyclinic
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SDA supports Kaneshie Polyclinic

The South Ghana Conference of the Seventh Day Adventist Church (SDA) has donated an autoclave machine to the Kaneshie Polyclinic in Accra. The equipment, estimated at a cost of GH₵12,000, was presented to the clinic by the Adventist Men’s Ministries of the church and was received by the Medical Director […]

Most Rev. Osei Bonsu
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Don’t politicise religious worship — Most Rev Osei-Bonsu

The Catholic Bishop of Konongo-Mampong, the Most Rev. Joseph Osei-Bonsu, has admonished Christians, particularly Catholics, not to extend the celebration of the victory of the New Patriotic Party (NPP) in the polls to the church. He said the church, as an institution, “is officially non-partisan”. He said it was natural […]

SDA Church congratulates President-elect Akufo-Addo
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SDA Church congratulates President-elect Akufo-Addo

The Seventh-day Adventist Church in Ghana has congratulated Nana Addo Dankwa Akufo-Addo on his election to the high office of President of the Republic of Ghana. According to the church it will support him and his government with prayers, support and best wishes as he takes up the responsibility of […]

Police Officers cordoned off the area from family members and other churchgoers
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Bomb attack in St Peter’s Church in Cairo kills at least 25

A bombing near the Coptic cathedral in the Egyptian capital Cairo has killed at least 25 people, officials say. Dozens of others were injured in the blast at St Peter’s church during a Sunday church service. The church is adjacent to St Mark’s cathedral, within the same complex. Photos and […]

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Nigeria: Over 100 dead in church collapse

At least 60 bodies have been recovered from a church that collapsed in the south-eastern Nigerian city of Uyo. Some reports put the number much higher. The roof of the church caved in on worshippers who had gathered for the ordination of a bishop. Those inside the Reigners Bible Church […]

Turning snakes into chocolate
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The men who claim to be Africa’s ‘miracle workers’

Many were shocked by the revelation that a South African pastor used insecticide in a healing ritual The revelation that a South African pastor has been spraying insecticide on his church members in a healing ritual has shocked many but he is not the only self-styled pastor in Africa to […]

Delegates of NAGSDA Premier Session
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The new face of NAGSDA

It all transpired at the last weekend of October 29-31, 2015. As the long gray evening with its autumn breeze of Thursday October 29, 2015 was fading into twilight, delegates began to file in to Days Inn Hotel, Columbus Ohio, for the premier session of the North America Ghanaian Seventh-Day […]

Seventh Day Adventist Church appeals ruling on Sabbath classes
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Seventh Day Adventist Church appeals ruling on Sabbath classes

The Seventh Day Adventist (SDA) does not want students affiliated to it to attend classes on Friday evening and Saturday as a way of honouring Sabbath. The church wants the Court of Appeal to consider the church’s argument that students who profess to SDA should also celebrate Sabbath by staying […]