Why the next Pope should be African - By Richard Dowden

From African Arguments Tue Feb 19 2013, 04:22:16

Over the decades that I have travelled in Africa I have met only four African atheists. Africans seem naturally networked to religion. All meetings -- on politics, sport and even business -- begin with a prayer. God is invoked on

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