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APC Felicitates With Muslims At Eid El-Fitr

3 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

3 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

3 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

3 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

3 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

3 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

4 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

4 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

6 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

7 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

7 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.

Christians Observe Ash Wednesday To Begin Lent

7 months ago /

Christians have been asked to use the Lenten period which begins this Ash Wednesday to show love to mankind and draw closer to God.

President Buhari Felicitates With Christians On The Occasion Of The Lenten Season

7 months ago /

President Muhammadu Buhari has felicitated with Christians in Nigeria on the solemn occasion of the commencement of this year’s Lenten season.

Governor Bello Apologise To The Catholic Bishops Of Nigeria

7 months ago /

Kogi State governor Yahaya Bello has again offered his apologies to the catholic bishops of Nigeria over a statement credited to him by a section of the media.

Religious Leaders Oppose Cattle Colonies

7 months ago /

Opposition continues to mount against the proposed cattle colonies for herdsmen. The latest is coming from some religious leaders in the country.

Catholic Bishops Challenge Buhari On Poverty, Insecurity, Fear In Nigeria

7 months ago /

The Catholic Bishops Conference of Nigeria CBCN says the goodwill which President Muhammadu Buhari enjoyed when he assumed office in 2015 has fast depleted due to failure in certain aspects of Governance.

Catholic Priest Seeks Government/Church Partnership To Curb Human Trafficking

7 months ago /

The federal government has been told to partner faith based organisations to end the menace of human trafficking across the shores of Nigeria.

Pentecostal Fellowship Of Nigeria Rues Insecurity

7 months ago /

The Pentecostal fellowship of Nigeria, PFN wants the Nigerian government to come clean on the issue of cattle colonies and other related security challenges across the country.

Pope Francis Ends Latin America Tour

8 months ago /

Pope Francis has celebrated an open-air mass for more than a million people in the Peruvian capital, lima at the end of his south American tour. The pope described politics as "more sick than well". He also highlighted the fact that three recent Peruvian presidents have been jailed or charged with corruption. In...

C.A.N Accuses Muslim Fundamentalists Of Attack On Churches In Ilorin

8 months ago /

The Kwara state chapter of the Christian Association of Nigeria has accused Muslim fundamentalists of being behind the new year mayhem in the state that led to the vandalization of church properties and attack on its members. The commissioner of police and the chairman of the Quoreeb Muslim society however insisted...