Pastor Athom Mboma preaching
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Showbiz lessons for budding Pastors in DR Congo

In the Democratic Republic of Congo, the unemployment rate is extremely high, and one of the safest career paths, is to become a priest or pastor.

But it is becoming increasingly competitive and several worship schools have emerged in the country. They teach students specific skills that have little to do with theological knowledge, and more to do with show business.

The BBC's Maud Julien visited one of the schools in Kinshasa.

  • 24 Dec 2014
  • From the section Africa