Category: Religion

Statement by the Saudi Ministry of Hajj and Umrah

Tanimu- June 22, 2020

In light that the Coronavirus (COVID-19) has spread to more than 180 countries around the world, and that deaths related to COVID-19 have reached almost ... Read More

COVID-19: CAN Commends Muslims in Complying to Government Directives on #EidUlFitr Celebration

Tanimu- May 26, 2020

The Christian Association of Nigeria(CAN), Oyo State Chapter, has commended Muslims in the state for complying with government directives on Eid-el-Fitr celebration amidst COVID-19. This ... Read More

President of the Senate, Ahmad Lawan’s #EidUlFitr Message to Nigerians

Tanimu- May 23, 2020

I felicitate with all Nigerians and in particular the Muslim Ummah on the occasion of this year's Eid-el-Fitr which marks the breaking of fast and ... Read More

#EidElFitr: President Buhari Calls on Muslims to Keep Spirits up In Spite of COVID-19

Tanimu- May 23, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari has urged Muslims to keep their spirits up in spite of the coronavirus pandemic, "which caught the world off guard, and has ... Read More

#EidUlFitr: Speaker Gbajabiamila’s Message to Muslims, Urges for Prayers Against COVID-19

Tanimu- May 23, 2020

The Speaker of the House of Representatives Rep. Femi Gbajabiamila has congratulated Nigerian Muslims for concluding this year's Ramadan fast and marking Eid-el-Fitr peacefully. The ... Read More

End of Ramadan 1441 AH (2020), Numbers to Call for Shawwal Moon Sighting and Eid-ul-Fitr Celebration – NSCIA

Tanimu- May 18, 2020

END OF RAMADAN 1441 AH (2020G) FAST AND ‘IDUL-FITR CELEBRATIONS The Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), under the leadership of its President-General and ... Read More

Islam abhors oppressing women, says scholar

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 10, 2020

Prof. AbdulRafi Omotosho of the Department of Islamic Law, University of Ilorin, says that Islamic Jurisprudence is against oppressing women in any form. Read More

President Buhari Welcomes #Ramadan Fast, Caution Against Rituals that can Spread Coronavirus

Tanimu- April 23, 2020

President Muhammadu Buhari sends his best wishes to Muslims in the country and all over the world as they begin this year’s 30-day fast, following ... Read More

Felicitation and Moon Sighting for Ramadhan 1441 A.H

Tanimu- April 21, 2020

The month of Ramadan (is that) in which was revealed the Quran, a guidance for mankind and clear proofs for the guidance and the criterion ... Read More

Easter: This Storied Moment, is Deeply Rooted in Love and Sacrifice – Sylva

Tanimu- April 12, 2020

I greet you all, dear Nigerians, on the commemoration of the resurrection of Jesus Christ for the salvation of the world. This season, this storied ... Read More

President Muhammadu Buhari’s 2020 Easter Message to Nigerians

Tanimu- April 10, 2020

I rejoice with our Christian brothers and sisters as well as all Nigerians on the occasion of the celebration of this year’s Easter. This year’s ... Read More

Pope Opens Easter Week Celebrations in Mass Without Congregation

Henry Solomon- April 5, 2020

Pope Francis on Sunday began Easter week celebrations in St Peter’s Basilica under extraordinary circumstances, with no congregation allowed due to the coronavirus pandemic. Francis ... Read More

Lockdown Enforcement team Impounds 51 cars, 46 motorcycles in FCT

Henry Solomon- April 4, 2020

The Joint Operation Task -Team for the Enforcement of Federal Government’s lockdown order said it had impounded 51 cars, nine tricycles and 46 motorcycles in ... Read More

Adeboye, Beacon of Hope for Those in Search of Salvation- Tinubu

Henry Solomon- March 2, 2020

The APC National Leader, Sen. Bola Tinubu, on Monday described Pastor Enoch Adeboye, General Overseer, Redeemed Christian Church of God, as “a beacon of hope for those ... Read More

Sanusi Calls on States to Enact Laws to Address Rate of Divorce

Henry Solomon- February 20, 2020

The Emir of Kano, Alhaji Lamido Sanusi, has called on state governments to enact laws that would address the worsening rate of divorce and other ... Read More

Betting, God is against the act of Gambling for Christians

Tanimu- February 10, 2020

Pastor Moses Ezera of the Redeemed Peoples Mission, Rayfield branch, Jos, has condemned sports betting being patronised by some youths. Ezera, in an interview with ... Read More

Independent Hajj Reporters Review 2019 Pilgrimage

Tanimu- January 24, 2020

The Independent t Hajj reporters has held its annual review of Hajj Exercise and celebration of successful Hajj operation. The event jointly organised with the ... Read More

FG Urges Bishop Kukah To Work For Religious Harmony

Tanimu- January 10, 2020

The Federal Government has advised Bishop Matthew Kukah to use his high ecclesiastical office to work for religious harmony in Nigeria, rather than indulge in ... Read More

NOA Canvasses Year-Round Christmas Virtues –

Suleiman Idris- December 26, 2019

As Nigerians join the world for the 2019 Christmas celebrations, the National Orientation Agency (NOA) has urged Nigerians to imbibe, throughout the year, the virtues ... Read More

Gov. Buni Rejoices with Christians on Christmas

Suleiman Idris- December 25, 2019

His Excellency Governor Mai Mala Buni has expressed his congratulations and best wishes to the Christian faithful across the state and the country as they ... Read More