Posts tagged religion


Pictures: South African Pastor sprays Doom insecticide on congregants in a “miracle” and healing ceremony

A South African pastor has caused a stir on social media after pictures emerged of the church minister spraying Doom, an insecticide on his congregants as part of a healing and deliverance ceremony. The Prophet Lethebo Rabalago from the Mountzion General Assembly in Limpopo posted the pictures on the church’s Facebook page, much to the shock and dismay of social media users.


Many Africans agree with Archbishop Desmond Tutu on assisted suicide: “Utata Tutu is right”

In what suggests a fundamental shift in attitudes, many Africans agree with Nobel Peace Laureate Desmond Tutu’s position that terminally ill people deserve the right to decide when they shall die. Archbishop Tutu made his views known last week on the day he turned 85. Many young Africans have come out in support of Tutu on social media, terming his stance brave and humane. What side of the debate are you on and is it time African countries passed laws allowing for assisted suicide?