The road to the new cemetery in Niamey

by Fr. Mauro Arrnanino, Niamey, November 2019 The new Christian cemetery in Niamey is located on the road to Ouallam that leads to Mali. From the first overpass in the country, called Mali Bero, we head towards the ‘Village of the Francophonie’, so called, with a little imagination, because of the homonymous games celebrated in […]

A Nigerian Doctor who takes pay cuts to serve poor

“Africans who have had the privilege of getting outstanding training and education abroad must mobilize their network of influence to transform our continent… I believe that happiness doesn’t come from what you get, rather, it comes from what you give. There is always room to give; you don’t need to be a millionaire to give.” […]

Father Pier Luigi Maccalli, SMA, a year later.

It is a year Fr. Pier Luigi Maccalli was kidnapped in Niger. We remember him with this article Fr. Mauro Armanino wrote a month ago. We believe he is alive, kept away from our eyes, but spiritually united to us in a silent prayer. LIKE A TREE IN THE SAVANNAH Eleven months of Pier Luigi […]