Tag: Religion

Rely on God’s Grace, Catholic Bishop of Lafia Tells Nigerians

Henry Solomon- December 15, 2019

Bishop Matthew Audu of Lafia Diocese Bishop Matthew Audu, the Catholic Bishop of Lafia Diocese has urged Nigerians to always rely on the grace of ... Read More

Sultan Calls on Muslims to Lookout for The New Moon of Sha’aban

Henry Solomon- April 4, 2019

Sultan Sa’ad Abubakar, on Thursday, called on Muslims to start looking for the new moon of Sha’aban 1440A.H. Abubakar made the call in a statement ... Read More

Group pledges to inculcate moral virtues in children through Qur’anic recitation

Arowobusoye Samuel- March 15, 2019

Islamic Promotion Initiative of Nigeria, Abuja, an NGO, on Friday expressed determination to inculcate moral virtues in children through Quranic recitation competition. The Chairman of ... 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

President Buhari’s Speech At Interfaith Initiative for Peace Conference on Religious Harmony

Tanimu- October 13, 2018

May I sincerely thank members of the Interfaith Initiative for Peace, for putting up this Conference as they did prior to the 2015 General Elections ... Read More

Eid el-Kabir: Etsu Nupe at Sallah Urges Community Leaders to Mobilise Subjects to get PVCs

Henry Solomon- August 21, 2018

The Etsu  Nupe, Alhaji Yahaya Abubakar, has urged district heads and stakeholders to mobilise their subjects to get their Permanent Voter Cards (PVCs), ahead of ... Read More

BREAKING: Moon Sighting on Dhul-Hijjah 1439AH

Tanimu- August 12, 2018

Salisu Shehu, Abuja: After due consultation with scholars, the National Moon Sighting Committee (NMSC) and the Fatwa Committee of the Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic ... Read More

Sultan Directs Muslims to Look for New Moon of Dhul Hijjah

Henry Solomon- August 12, 2018

The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, has directed the Muslim Ummah to look for the new moon of Dhul Hijjah 1439AH from Sunday, ... Read More

Osinbajo Calls on Preachers to Preach Righteousness Rather Than Dwell on Prosperity

Henry Solomon- August 11, 2018

Acting President Yemi Osinbajo has berated gospel preachers for failing to lend support to the Federal Government’s anti-corruption war by failing to preach against the ... Read More

Catholic Church in Kogi Trains 130 Community Leaders on Improved Water Supply, Sanitation

Henry Solomon- June 27, 2018

The Catholic Diocese of Lokoja has trained 130 community leaders on how to improve water, sanitation and hygiene infrastructure in their various communities. Rev. Fr. ... Read More

Hajj: Lagos Pilgrims Board assures of hitch free exercise

Arowobusoye Samuel- May 30, 2018

The Lagos State Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board (LAMPWB) has assured intending pilgrims for the 2018 Hajj of a hitch-free exercise. Mr. Muftau Okoya, Executive Secretary ... 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

Police Statement on Alleged Planned Attacks on Mosques in Benue

Henry Solomon- April 27, 2018

The Police Command in Benue has dismissed rumours of planned attacks on five mosques in Makurdi and other parts of the state as “untrue”. In ... 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

Easter Celebration, Its Significance to Mankind

Henry Solomon- March 29, 2018

Easter is undoubtedly the foundation of Christianity and its significance is that of ultimate sacrifice. According to the Christian Broadcasting Network (CBN), "The best way to ... Read More

Easter Message: President Buhari Calls on Politicians, Stakeholders to Work for Peace

Henry Solomon- March 29, 2018

Muhammadu BuhariNigeria President President Muhammadu Buhari has appealed to political actors and other stakeholders to resist any act that could mar the integrity of the ... 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

Less-privileged, Widows Empowered as RCCG ‘First Born Family’ Turns 30

Henry Solomon- March 18, 2018

The Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) on Sunday empowered 98 less-privileged persons and 30 widows as the ‘first born family’ of the church turned ... Read More

LG Boss Laments on Death of Bishop Bagobiri: Widows Have Lost a “Tireless Provider”

Henry Solomon- February 28, 2018

Alhaji Yusuf Mu’azu, the Administrator of Jema’a Local Government in Kaduna, has said that the death of Bishop Joseph Bagobiri of Kafanchan Catholic Diocese has ... 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