Tag: Christian

Muslim lawmaker donates to constituents in Xmas togetherness

Abdul Jimoh- December 25, 2019

Rep. Yusuf Gagdi, (APC/Pankshin-Kanke-Kanam), has donated 1,100 bags of rice and 24 cows to his constituents to celebrate the Christmas. Gagdi, who presented the items ... Read More

Xmas: Christian, Muslim clerics urge adherents to emulate Jesus Christ

Arowobusoye Samuel- December 22, 2018

As Christians worldwide prepare to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ, two renown clerics, Pastor Paul Sani, and Malam Muhammad Manga, have called on people ... Read More

Nigerians Spend N1trn Annually on Foreign Education — University Don

Henry Solomon- December 12, 2018

The Pro Chancellor, Crawford University, Igbesa, Prof. Oye Ibidapo-Obe, on Wednesday said that Nigerians were spending a whooping N1 trillion annually to pursue university education ... Read More

ArchBishop Onaiyekan Calls for Crisis-Free 2019 Elections

Henry Solomon- May 29, 2018

The Catholic Arch Bishop of Abuja Diocese, John Cardinal Onaiyekan, has called on politicians and the electorate to ensure crisis-free general elections in 2019 Onaiyekan ... Read More

Church That Has The Poor at Heart Remains Tuned to The Channel of God – Pope

Henry Solomon- April 20, 2018

The main concern of the Catholic Church must be to help the poor, Pope Francis said on a Friday pilgrimage to southern Italy in honour ... Read More

Pope Equates Care for Migrants to Opposing Abortion

Henry Solomon- April 9, 2018

Caring for migrants and the poor is as holy a pursuit as opposing abortion, Pope Francis declared in a major document issued by the Vatican ... Read More

FG Declares Friday March 30, Monday April 2, Public Holidays

Henry Solomon- March 27, 2018

The Federal Government has declared Friday, March 30 and Monday, April 2, as Public Holidays to mark the Good Friday and Easter Monday. The Minister ... Read More

World Renowned Evangelist, Billy Graham Dies at 99, Reactions From World Leaders and His Legacies

Henry Solomon- February 22, 2018

One of the World's most renowned Evangelist, Billy Graham died on Wednesday 21 February at the the age of 99. Reports say he died peacefully at ... Read More

Presidency replies CAN “Buhari Poses No Threat to Democracy”

Arowobusoye Samuel- January 17, 2018

The Presidency has condemned a statement credited to General Secretary of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Dr Musa Asake, where he described President Muhammadu ... Read More

President Buhari Poised To Find Lasting Solutions To Frequent Violent Conflicts – Presidency

Abdul Jimoh- January 9, 2018

To find short term and long term solutions to frequent conflicts between farmers and cattle rearers, the Presidency is coming up with a conference of ... Read More

Pope Stresses “Unity in Diversity” as He Meets Religious Leaders in Myanmar

Henry Solomon- November 28, 2017

Pope Francis met leaders of several faiths in majority-Buddhist Myanmar on Tuesday, stressing the importance of “unity in diversity”. Pope Francis made no mention the ... Read More

Why I Hold Governor Shettima In High Regards – Archbishop Kaigama

Henry Solomon- November 26, 2017

The President, Catholic Bishops' Conference of Nigeria, Archbishop Ignatius Kaigama says he is attracted to the qualities in Governor of Borno State, Kashim Shettima because ... Read More

President Buhari Meets Christian Leaders At The State House

Tanimu- November 10, 2017

Adamu Sambo, Abuja: The National President of the Christian Association of Nigeria Dr Olasupo Ayokunle has promised continuous support, cooperation and prayers of his members ... Read More

Gov Bindow Describes Bishop Mamza’s Election As “Good Omen for Adamawa State”

Henry Solomon- November 3, 2017

Governor of Adamawa State, Sen Mohammed Umaru Jibrilla Bindow, felicitates with the Catholic Bishop of Yola, Bishop Dami Stephen Mamza, on his election as the ... Read More

Speaker Dogara, Puts Faith in a Secured Future of Nigeria

Henry Solomon- October 25, 2017

Speaker of the House of Representatives, Hon. Yakubu Dogara, has expressed hope that Nigeria’s future is secured owing to the commitment of the people to ... Read More

Fire Out Break At House On The Rock Church

Henry Solomon- June 25, 2017

Fire broke out on Sunday at the House on the Rock Church in Abuja. The church is located close to the National stadium Abuja and ... Read More

Bishop Emmanuel Refutes ‘Man Dies In Coffin…’ In His Church

Henry Solomon- November 25, 2016

Says the Church is marching on.. Bishop Dr. Emmanuel Esezobor, President; fire House Church International, Nyanya-Abuja as opened up about the rumour that a member ... Read More

Pope On Family Values: Vatican Calls For Compassionate Church’s Understanding Towards Imperfection

Henry Solomon- April 8, 2016

Pope Francis has called for a Church that is less strict and more compassionate toward `imperfect’ Catholics. He said on Friday in Vatican City that ... Read More

President Buhari Felicitates with Rev. Omobude, PFN President, on 70th Birthday Anniversary

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 13, 2016

President Muhammadu Buhari heartily congratulates Rev Dr Felix Omobude, the National President, Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria and General Superintendent, Gospel Light International Ministries, on the ... Read More