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New Order of Malta – South Sudan: Training tomorrow’s health professionals

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New Order of Malta Rumbek Health Training School qualifies much needed nurses and lab technicians. Even as South Sudan celebrated its second Independence Day this month, the country continues to face major hurdles on its path to development. With some of the poorest health indicators in the world, progress in the country’s health sector continues to be very slow. One of the main reasons for this is the lack of qualified medical professionals. In Rumbek, the capital of Lakes State in central South Sudan, the Order of Malta’s worldwide relief agency, Malteser International is working to change this situation. Since ... Read More »

Ostracised by society because of working for the Freemasons

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When Daniel Gachanja was offered a job as caretaker at the Mt Kenya Masonic Lodge in Nyeri seven years ago, the Standard Eight dropout wondered what it would be like working at what many local residents call “the devil’s place”. He said he felt obliged to accept the offer from S.S.Mehta, a local contractor and member of the lodge who had given him construction work before, because he had received “a call from God.” “God had spoken to me and said I would get a job on a construction site, and when I found a job here, I knew that God ... Read More »

Interview with Most Worshipful Grand Master of Ghana, Brother Otwasuom Osae Nyanpong VI

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Interview with Most Worshipful Grand Master of Ghana, Brother Otwasuom Osae Nyanpong VI http://youtu.be/G2O4NyCaBjY Read More »

Masons boost Deaf School

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The almost forgotten National School for the Deaf has attracted the largesse of Rose Croix Masons in Sierra Leone, to assist the school overcome some of its logistics problems, including repair of their bus. The school bus has been grounded for the past six months. In the less than 30 minutes ceremony in one of the class- rooms at the school premises along Wilkinson Road, representatives of both the Scottish and English Districts, together with other personalities of the Freemasonry in Sierra Leone, gathered to witness what was considered a maiden cash donation to one of Sierra Leone’s most deprived ... Read More »

Installation of the Provincial Grand Lodge of Northern Nigeria

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Abuja, Nigeria. On 23 March 2013 was held the ceremony of consecration and installation of the Provincial Grand Lodge of Northern Nigeria (Grand Lodge of Nigeria). The event was attended, among others by members of the Grand Lodge of Ghana. (source : Masonic Press Agency of Romania, http://masonicpressagency.blogspot.gr/2013/03/installation-of-provincial-grand-lodge.html) Read More »