In Zimbabwe, self-proclaimed 'prophets' say they can help people with weight loss, making ‘miracle money’ out of nothing and raising the dead. Some of these prophets say their powers come through their penis.
He dropped his gun and picked up a Bible. Takawira Masendeke is a 25-year-old ex-gangster and ex-drug addict who has undergone an astounding transformation into a devout Christian. What’s more, he is in training to become a pastor.
RNW recently paid a visit to Myke Gbe, a farmer whose upped use of mobile technology brings him more clients, more information and the occasional unexpected visitor. Here's the first half of our two-part story (read part 2 here).
The sectarian violence in the Central African Republic, unleashed by Muslim Séléka rebels fighting the Christian government of the highly instable state, is causing a rise in the number of refugees to neighbouring countries li