Tuesday, 18 June, 2024

Category: Religion


Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has paid a surprise visit to the First Lady, Remi Tinubu, on Monday, to celebrate the Eid-el-Kabir holiday. Obasanjo served as President from 1999 to 2007. This was disclosed in a post on X by the Read more…


Despite the order barring any form of durbar activities in  Kano State, the 16th Emir of  Kano, Muhammadu Sanusi II, on Sunday held a durbar in the state. The durbar took place shortly after he led the Eid prayers at the Kofar Mata Read more…


On Saturday morning, Pope Francis met in the Vatican with a group of managing directors and employees of major companies and banks. His guests were all members of the Sustainable Markets Initiative, a private-sector environmental network.  The Pope told members that Read more…


Former president, Goodluck Jonathan, has cautioned that the prevailing winners-take-all approach to politics in Nigeria is detrimental to political justice and unity. Speaking as chairman of a national symposium to mark Democracy Day at the Presidential Villa, Abuja, yesterday, he emphasised Read more…


Two intending pilgrims to Saudi Arabia from Kwara State, Salihu Mohammed and Hawawu Mohammed, have died in Madina, Saudi Arabia. The executive secretary of Kwara State Muslim Pilgrims’ Board, AbdulSalam AbdulKabir, disclosed this in a statement on Sunday. He said Read more…


“Maintain the lofty spiritual tenor of your vocation through prayer and meditation on the word of God, participating in the liturgies you animate not only with your voices but also with your minds and hearts,” Pope Francis told young choir members Read more…


“God does not abandon us but always seeks, waits for, and accompanies us, even to the point of placing Himself, helpless, into our hands”. Pope Francis offered that certainty in his homily at Mass in the Basilica of St. John Read more…


Children missing limbs sit calmly before the Pope, happy for once to be in a place where they can marvel at a beautiful building rather than live in fear of bombs. About thirty children from Ukraine, Palestine, Belarus, and Indonesia Read more…


The Labour Party (LP) presidential candidate in the 2023 general election, Peter Obi, has visited Kano State on Sunday to meet with victims of the tragic mosque fire at Murtala Muhammad Specialist Hospital, where the injured were receiving medical care. Read more…


Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky ratified a new law on Friday which would allow some prisoners to be paroled if they agree to enlist in the country’s military, according to documents published on the official website of the country’s parliament, the Read more…


Pope Francis presides at the Vigil Mass of Pentecost in Verona highlighting the transformative power of the Holy Spirit, and encouraging Christians to be open to letting the Spirit change their hearts. Speaking during his homily at the Vigil Mass Read more…


Members of an unidentified Muslim group recently stormed a worship centre that plays host to both Christian and Islamic services in the Alalubosa area of Ilorin, the Kwara State capital. The group members who said they were acting on the Read more…