Sunday, 17 January, 2021

Category: Religion


The Presidency has condemned the call on the Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Most Rev Matthew Kukah, to leave Sokoto State as unconstitutional and a violation of the clergyman’s rights. A group known as the Muslim Solidarity Forum had during a Read more…


The Catholic Bishop of Nnewi, Most Rev Hilary Odili Paul Okeke began the introductory part of the mass by incorporating a glowing tribute to HRH Igwe Orizu III for his steadfastness in Christian faith, humility, and peaceful disposition. The same Read more…


By Our Reporter HRH Igwe Orizu III went to a thanksgiving service at St Mary’s Anglican Cathedral Uruagu Nnewi elaborate gifts to the people of God. The monarch was in company of his Lolo, some family members, and members of Read more…


The Northern Elders Forum (NEF) on Sunday faulted Bishop Matthew Hassan Kukah for suggesting that President Muhammadu Buhari be removed through an undemocratic process. The Bishop of Sokoto Catholic Diocese in his Christmas message accused the President of nepotism. He Read more…


When President Muhammadu Buhari appointed new service chiefs and a National Security Adviser, Nigerians were expectant that the fight against terror which had gained momentum at the end of former President Goodluck Jonathan’s administration and yielded positive results will intensify. More Read more…


A young Muslim was attacked by fellow Muslims after he posted photos online of a Christmas party he had attended. The incident has prompted top French officials to condemn Islamic “separatism” and to pledge to keep fighting it. The incident, Read more…


The Christian Association of Nigeria has asked churches to be security conscious as they celebrate Christmas. CAN President, Dr Samson Ayokunle, gave the advice in a press statement on Thursday titled, ‘The Power of His Presence, Our Hope of Tomorrow’. Read more…


The EU has announced that a post-Brexit trade deal between the 27-nation bloc and the world’s sixth-largest economy has been struck just days before the deadline. European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen and EU Chief Negotiator Michel Barnier announced Read more…


Nigerians have condemned President Muhammadu Buhari’s spokesman, Garba Shehu for describing Leah Sharibu, the only Christian girl among the Dapchi schoolgirls kidnapped by Boko Haram in 2018 as “Unfortunate Christian girl”. Shehu who was responding to a Tweet by Reno Read more…


We have been in Advent, the period of the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ. We entered Advent this year on Sunday, 29th November 2020. The Advent will continue to the day when we celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ, Read more…


Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council Worldwide (OYC) yesterday called on Nigeria’s former Ambassador to the United States of America and one of the aspirants in the January 11, 2021 elections for President–General of Ohanaeze, Prof. George Obiozor to withdraw from the Read more…


■ Pastor’s new wife shot during service ■ Church divided over perpetrators, some accuse pastor’s jilted lovers Worshippers at the Power of Pentecost Liberation Ministry, Okposi Achara in Ohaozara Local Fovernment Area of Ebonyi State penultimate Tuesday were forced to close Read more…