- The archbishop said all Kenyans should preach peace and respect each other’s rights for a peaceful country.
- He also urged Kenyans to avoid divisions along tribal and political lines.
- Wednesday being a Valentine’s Day, he said, all Kenyans should express love and help the less fortunate.
Catholic faithful have started a five-week campaign to promote peace, national integration and reconciliation in the country.
Speaking at the Holy Ghost Cathedral during start of this year’s Lenten period, Mombasa Catholic Archbishop Martin Kivuva said the 40 days campaign will also focus on good governance, youth, development, security and child protection.
“We all know that last year ended with [a lot of] political heat. Our campaign aims at creating awareness on different ways to establish reconciliation and hold peaceful dialogue among Kenyans and all political leaders,” said Archbishop Kivuva.
The archbishop said all Kenyans should preach peace and respect each other’s rights for a peaceful country.