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Pope Francis Opposes Death Penalty

1 week ago /

Pope Francis has altered the teachings of the catholic faith to officially oppose the death penalty in all circumstances, the Vatican has said.

Insecurity Impoverishing Agrarian Communities - Pastor

3 weeks ago /

The unabating Insecurity in Nigeria has made people in Agrarian Communities poorer, particularly as the farmers can no longer go to their farms for   fear of attacks by herdsmen.

Pilgrims Commissions Demand Halt To Killings

1 month ago /

The Pilgrims Commissions in Nigeria have called the Federal Government to halt the killings of innocent Nigerians across the Country.

Christian Fathers Urged To Join Campaign Against Same Sex Marriage

1 month ago /

Christian Fathers have been told to join the ongoing campaign against same sex marriage and other forms of homosexuality and instill the fear in their children.

Clergyman Blames Spike In Violence On Lack Of Moral Values

1 month ago /

The assistant Parish Priest, Saint Lukes Catholic Church kubwa a suburb of Abuja, Francis Nwora has blamed the recent spike in violence on dwindling moral values

Religious Leaders Enjoined To Preach Peace, Unity

2 months ago /

Muslims and other religious leaders in the country have been urged to use their pulpits and praying grounds to preach the message of national unity among members of their congregations.

Pakistan Envoy Urges Muslim Faithful To Pray For Global Peace

2 months ago /

The pakistani High Commissioner to Nigeria, Asim Khan wants Muslim faithful in the country to pray for global peace.

Interfaith Group Seeks National Rebirth

2 months ago /

As part of activities to mark the Eid-El-Fitri, a group known as the Muslims and Christian for peace wants Nigerians to take deliberate steps to improve the bond of unity and stability as preparations for the 2019 elections gather momentum.


Lessons Of Ramadan, Buhari Tells Muslims

2 months ago /

President Muhammadu Buhari has urged Nigerians especially Muslim faithful not to forget the lessons of Ramadan.


APC Felicitates With Muslims At Eid El-Fitr

2 months ago /

The All Progressives Congress (APC) has congratulated  Muslims on the celebration of Eid El-Fitr, which marks the end Of Ramadan, The Islamic holy month of fasting.

Muslims Observe Eid Prayers In Ilorin, Umuahia

2 months ago /

Muslim faithful in Ilorin, the Kwara State Capital joined their counterparts across the world on Friday to observe the Eid-El-Fitri prayer marking the end of Ramadan fast. 

Eid-Il-Fitr: Embrace Virtue Of Forgiveness, Love And Understanding-Ndoma-Egba, Yahaya Bello

2 months ago /

The chairman of the Niger Delta Development Commission NDDC), Senator Victor Ndoma-Egba has urged Muslims in the country particularly in the oil rich Niger Delta region  to embrace the virtues of forgiveness and common understanding as they join their  counterparts across the world to celebrate the end of the Ramadan fasting season.

FG Declares June 15 And 18 Public Holiday

2 months ago /

The Federal Government has declared friday, June 15 and monday, June 18 as public holidays to celebrate the 2018 EID-EL-FITR.

Onaiyekan Advocates Agency For Rehabilitation Of Drug Abuse Victims

2 months ago /

The Catholic Archbishop Of Abuja, John Cardinal Onaiyekan wants the Federal government to set up a different agency that will handle the care and rehabilitation of drug abuse victims.

Catholic Church Joins Australia's National Redress Scheme For Child Sexual Abuse Victims

2 months ago /

The catholic church has confirmed it will be part of a national redress scheme for victims of child sexual abuse in australia.

Enugu Catholic Church Calls For Vigilance, Self Defence

2 months ago /

The Catholic Diocese Of Enugu, South-East Nigeria is calling on Nigerians to be vigilant and stand up to defend themselves in the face of the current security threats in the country.

Buhari Enjoins Muslims To Increase Their Love For Humanity

3 months ago /

President Buhari has enjoined Muslims in Nigeria to increase their love for humanity, acts of charity, kindness, generosity and gratitude as they commence the 30-day Ramadan fast.

Mother’s Day: Cleric Asks Mothers To Embrace God

5 months ago /

Mothers have been charged to draw closer to the lord and arm themselves with the word of God.               

Pope Appoints Apostolic Administrator For Ahiara-Mbaise Diocese

5 months ago /

Following the resignation of most Rev Peter Ebere Okpalaeke as the bishop of Ahaira-Mbaise Diocese in Imo state, as a result of the crisis that had lingered for nearly six years in that diocese, his holiness pope Francis on Monday appointed most rev. Lucius Ugorji, the bishop of Umuahia as the apostolic administrator of Ahaira diocese.

Catholic Bishops Conference Charge Government On Security Challenges

5 months ago /

The catholic bishops conference of Nigeria has called on the federal government to intensify its efforts in ending the current spate of killings and other security challenges across the country.

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