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  Nigerians No Longer Trust Buhari – Cardinal Onaiyekan
Nigerians Don’t Trust Buhari – Car...

Nigerians Don’t Trust Buhari – Cardinal Onaiyekan

Emeritus Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Abuja, Cardinal John Onaiyekan, has said that Nigerians are desirous of a government to trust. This was contained in the cardinal’s reaction to President Buhari’s Christmas message when he appeared on a Channels Television programme, Sahara Reporters... read more »

FG Calls on Religious Leaders To Avoid Messages of Disharmony
FG Calls on Religious Leaders To Avoid M...

FG Calls on Religious Leaders To Avoid Messages of Disharmony

Religious leaders in the country have been charged to refrain from stoking the embers of hatred and disunity. The Minister of Information and Culture, Alhaji Lai Mohammed in a statement on Saturday warned that resorting to scorched-earth rhetoric at this time could trigger unintended... read more »

Christmas Not a Time to Stoke the Embers of Hatred, Lai Mohammed Replies Kukah
Christmas Not a Time to Stoke the Embers...

Christmas Not a Time to Stoke the Embers of Hatred, Lai Mohammed Replies Ku...

Minister of Information and Culture, Lai Mohammed, on Saturday, cautioned the Bishop of Sokoto Catholic Diocese, Mathew Kukah, that it was “graceless and impious for any religious leader to use the period of Christmas, which is a season of peace, to stoke the embers of hatred, sectarian strife... read more »

Buhari Deliberately Sacrificing Dreams of Nigerians to Stratify Northern Dominance – Bishop Kukah
Buhari Deliberately Sacrificing Dreams o...

Buhari Deliberately Sacrificing Dreams of Nigerians to Stratify Northern Do...

Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Rev Mathew Kukah has said President Muhammadu Buhari has deliberately sacrificed the dreams of Nigerians for what seemed like an agenda to institutionalise northern hegemony. Kukah said appeared to be retrogressing under President Buhari’s administration,... read more »

Justice Ahmed Lemu Dies at 91
Justice Ahmed Lemu Dies at 91

Justice Ahmed Lemu Dies at 91

A prominent Islamic scholar and retired justice, Ahmed Lemu, has died on Thursday. The retired justice died aged 91 in Minna, Niger State. His death was announced by his son, Nurudeen, on behalf of the family, Punch reports. He said, “It is with sadness and reverence to Allah that we announce the... read more »

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IGP Orders Strict Security Nationwide for the Yuletide

IGP Orders Strict Security Nationwide for the Yuletide

The Inspector-General of Police, Mohammed Adamu has ordered tight security arrangement and strict patrols across the country as Nigerians mark the Christmas and New Year celebrations. The... read more »

How Adeboye Predicted my Electoral Victory – Obaseki

How Adeboye Predicted my Electoral Victory – Obaseki

Governor Godwin Obaseki of Edo State has said he visited the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, during his re-election bid. Obaseki said the... read more »

Explosion Hits Wike Father’s Church, Police Nab Suspects

Explosion Hits Wike Father’s Church, Police Nab Suspects

The Rivers State Command of the Nigeria Police Force (NPF) has nabbed three suspects for allegedly detonating explosives at a church, located at Mile 3, Diobu area of Port Harcourt. The... read more »

North, Worst Place to be, Insecurity Underreported – Sultan of Sokoto   

North, Worst Place to be, Insecurity Underreported – Sultan of Sokoto   

The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar has claimed that the North ranks as the most insecure region in the country. He disclosed this at the fourth quarterly meeting of the Nigeria... read more »

Gov. Ugwuanyi, Nwodo, Obi, 38 Bishops, Others, Grace Dedication Ceremony of Nsukka Catholic Cathedral

Gov. Ugwuanyi, Nwodo, Obi, 38 Bishops, Others, Grace Dedication C...

Enugu State Governor, Ifeanyi Ugwuanyi, former governor of old Enugu State, Dr. Okwesilieze Nwodo, former governor of Anambra State, Mr. Peter Obi, Senator Chukwuka Utazi representing Enugu North... read more »