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News Angola » Religion: Angola Becomes 'First Country to Ban Islam'

News channel or source: http://www.israelnationalnews.com/News/News.aspx/174445
Publication date: Sunday 24 November 2013

The African nation of Angola has reportedly become the first country to ban Islam and Muslims ... Grand Mufti Sheikh Abdulaziz Al al-Shaikh, issued a fatwa (religious decree) to demolish all churches on the Arabian peninsula. Particularly in Africa ...

News Angola » Religion: Man admits to church theft

News channel or source: http://kpcnews.com/news/latest/heraldrepublican/article_e86d1e66-5e08-5120-b5cd-cfc1c443765f.html
Publication date: onday 05 February 2018

ANGOLA — A Fremont man was sentenced Monday in Steuben Superior ... A charge of burglary — breaking and entering a place of religious worship — was dismissed as part of a plea bargain.

News Angola » Religion: Welcome to Angola, the country where Islam has no legal status

News channel or source: http://www.news.com.au/lifestyle/real-life/wtf/welcome-to-angola-the-country-where-islam-has-no-legal-status/news-story/60842da71e255c232271a52c783f418b
Publication date: Sunday 19 June 2016

Welcome to Angola, a nation in southern Africa where Islam has no legal status. The country’s religious demographics mirror those of the United States, in that roughly three quarters of its citizens identify as Christian, and roughly 1-2 per cent as Muslim.

News Angola » Religion: Islam Banned in Angola

News channel or source: http://guardianlv.com/2013/11/islam-banned-in-angola/
Publication date: Saturday 23 November 2013

While the constitution in Angola guarantees freedom of religion to all of its citizens, this right no longer seems to apply to the followers of the now banned religion of Islam. According to numerous newspapers in Angola, the African nation has banned the ...

News Angola » Religion: Angola bans Islam and shuts down all mosques across the country because it 'clashes with state religion of Christianity'

News channel or source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2513388/Angola-bans-Islam-shuts-mosques.html
Publication date: Sunday 24 November 2013

Angola has reportedly declared Islam illegal and ordered for all of the country’s mosques to be closed down. Minister of culture Rosa Cruz e Silva said that mosques in the largely Christian country would be closed until further notice. She described ...

News Angola » Religion: AMID MARXISM, RELIGION GAINS GROUND IN ANGOLA

News channel or source: http://www.nytimes.com/1985/12/23/world/amid-marxism-religion-gains-ground-in-angola.html
Publication date: Sunday 22 December 1985

LUANDA, Angola, Dec. 21— On Karl Marx Street, a rich chorus of African voices brought passers-by a lilting refrain: ''God gives you love, God gives you peace, shalom, shalom.'' Audible through the open windows of Our Lady of Carmo Church, a youth group ...

News Angola » Religion: Challenging Angola Prison's Religion Policies

News channel or source: http://www.dailykos.com/story/2009/02/06/694183/-Challenging-Angola-Prison-s-Religion-Policies
Publication date: hursday 05 February 2009

Warden Cain, the head of Louisiana State Penitentiary, more commonly known as Angola, is famous for promoting what he calls "moral rehabilitation." Although the ACLU strongly supports anyone's efforts to encourage prisoners to look forward toward changing ...

News Angola » Religion: Angola denies it has banned Islam

News channel or source: http://www.aljazeera.com/news/africa/2013/11/angola-denies-reports-banning-islam-2013112782236279392.html
Publication date: Wednesday 27 November 2013

"There is no war in Angola against Islam or any other religion," said Manuel Fernando, director of the National Institute for Religious Affairs, part of the ministry of culture, onTuesday. "There is no official position that targets the destruction or ...

News Angola » Religion: The persistent myth that Islam was banned in Angola

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-37316749
Publication date: onday 17 October 2016

"Angolan authorities to ban Islam, which they consider a cult, NOT a religion," continues the website Liberty Is Viral. The story gives details of a mosque being knocked down in the Zango neighbourhood of Angola's capital, Luanda. "They see what Muslims ...

News Angola » Religion: Angola bans Islam, will demolish all mosques

News channel or source: http://dailycaller.com/2013/11/25/angola-bans-islam-will-demolish-all-mosques/
Publication date: onday 25 November 2013

It’s not clear which other religions are included. Other government officials firmly agreed with the culture minister. Bento Francisco Bento, governor of the country’s Luanda province, has declared that radical Muslims are “not welcome in Angola.”