Skip to main content.
A non-profit service providing academics, religion professionals and other researchers with religion & cult news
ReligionNewsBlog

Religion news articles about religious cults, sects, world religions, and related issues

Home | About RNB Related: Cult FAQ | Cult Experts | Apologetics Index | Cult Information Search Engine


 Joseph Kony

This is our archive of news items tagged Joseph Kony.

 memo You'll find articles about that subject in each of the items listed, even if the term does not necessarily occur within the headlines or descriptive text.
Thursday March 8, 2012
Lord's Resistance ArmyRNB's Religion News Blog:
Joseph Kony he Lord’s Resistance Army, a cultish militia that has terrorized parts of Africa for decades, has launched a new spate of attacks in Democratic Republic of Congo this year after a lull in the second half of 2011, the UN refugee agency UNHCR said on Tuesday.

Meanwhile, a video aimed at stopping the cult’s leader goes viral

Thursday November 12, 2009
Lord's Resistance Army:
Joseph Kony, terrorist Associated Press reports that the mother of one of Africa’s most notorious rebel leaders relayed one last wish for her son before her death Wednesday, according to a nurse at her deathbed: Make peace.

Norah Anek, 86, the mother of Ugandan rebel leader Joseph Kony, died after a long illness, said nurse Betty Akello, who was with her when she died. Her son heads the infamous Lord’s Resistance Army, which has waged one of Africa’s longest and most brutal rebellions, in northern Uganda.

Monday December 29, 2008
Lord's Resistance Army:
Joseph Kony, terrorist The Ugandan army on Sunday accused Lord’s Resistance Army (LRA) rebels of hacking to death 45 people in a church in northeastern Democratic Republic of Congo.

“They were cut with pangas (machetes) and hit with clubs but some luckily managed to escape. Our forces came to know about the killings while pursuing the LRA yesterday and the pursuit is on for the killers.”

Tuesday December 16, 2008
Lord's Resistance Army:
Joseph Kony Congo’s national army joined Ugandan forces and southern Sudanese militia in a military operation Sunday meant to root out pockets of the Lord’s Resistance Army — which had been preparing to launch an assault on Uganda from camps in eastern Congo, a joint statement from the three said.

The Lord’s Resistance Army — led by Joseph Kony, who claims spiritual powers — sought to overthrow its government, demanding the constitution be replaced with a version of the Ten Commandments.

Wednesday June 28, 2006
Lord's Resistance Army:
Our correspondent ventures deep into the jungle for the first interview with Joseph Kony and challenges the Lord's Resistance Army leader on the massacres, mutilations and mystical spirits that made him Africa's most wanted man


 Follow



 Track This Topic

RSS News Feed Joseph Kony news feed