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A peaceful scene, but not a peaceful moment.  Thousands of people fleeing from the conflict in North West and South West Cameroon left their homes in search of safety.  Sisters Marina and Dorothy report:

"Thousands of people have died, houses and property have been destroyed and thousands and thousands of persons have fled their homes and villages for safety into different parts of the country and other neighbouring countries like Nigeria. In the course of fleeing for their dear lives, they travel long distances in the bushes not knowing where they were heading to, many lost their lives and those who survived the ordeal found themselves as displaced persons in the country or refugees in Nigeria."

Read their report in our Blog:  A Nightmare from which we may awake?


   


Father, forgive them…

Nelson Mandela Nelson Mandela, former President of South Africa, wrote this personal awesome story.   Read more Posted April 20th 2019  Holy Saturday “After I became President, one day I asked some members of my personal protection to stroll with me into the city and have lunch at one of the restaurants. We sat in the...

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A nightmare from which we will awake?

“The people are devastated by their sense of hopelessness. They are afraid, insecure, wishing that this was a nightmare from which they might awake. They are sad, poor, hungry and homeless.   posted April 201t 2019 Despite this some prefer to be in this strange land, away from the gunshots, harassment and indiscriminate killing they...

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From Monze to Panama – trip of a lifetime!

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Bakhita Patron Saint of Sudan

  Bakhita’s childhood – can we even imagine?                                                                      Posted February 5th 2019 She was born in Sudan, somewhere near Darfur, in...

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Into a new year

The home of the Queen of Sheba! From our Sisters in the Ethiopia Region                                                                                   ...

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The tragedies of trafficking

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Trauma healing for people displaced by Boko Haram attacks in North East Nigeria

 Sister Franca Onyibor, Missionary Sister of the Holy Rosary, writes about the healing work she and her colleague, Duke, are doing in some of the camps for Internally Displaced People (IDPs)     There are 700 people at this camp and they all wished to participate. Sadly, for a start, we are choosing to work with the number we can manage (35) and choosing from those most in need.

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Embracing Peace in North East Nigeria

By Sister Franca Onyibor mshr. Franca describes efforts to sow seeds of peace using the skills of Non-Violent Communication in North East Nigeria, where the Boko Haram conflict has been tearing communities apart.  She and her colleague, Duke, meet and listen to people on both sides.

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