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Father Kukah Must Be Allowed To Practise His Faith And Politics – Garba Shehu
Father Kukah Must Be Allowed To Practise...

Father Kukah Must Be Allowed To Practise His Faith And Politics – Garba She...

Garba Shehu, Senior Special Assistant to the President on Media and Publicity has faulted the quit notice handed down to Catholic Bishop of Sokoto, Mathew Kukah by the Muslim Solidarity Forum. The Sokoto-based group had earlier asked Kukah to quickly and quietly leave the seat of the Caliphate or... read more »

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House on the Rock Pastor Dies From COVID...

House on the Rock Pastor Dies From COVID-19

Adeyinka Akinbami, a pastor with the House on the Rock Church has died of COVID-19 complications, aged 61 African News Today has gathered. Senior Pastor, HOTR, Paul Adefarasin announced his death on Saturday through a post on his Twitter handle. Adefarasin said the clergy’s death serves as a... read more »

Nigeria Has Become A Wasteland — Bishop Kukah
Nigeria Has Become A Wasteland — Bishop ...

Nigeria Has Become A Wasteland — Bishop Kukah

Mathew Kukah, the Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese has launched another attack on the government of the day, saying that Nigeria has become a wasteland where people commit sins to seek forgiveness abroad the guise of lesser or higher pilgrimages. The clergy said this in a sermon delivered at the... read more »

Enugu Govt Clarifies Ban on Cross-over Night Activities
Enugu Govt Clarifies Ban on Cross-over N...

Enugu Govt Clarifies Ban on Cross-over Night Activities

Following public outcry over the cancellation of conventional cross-over night activities on 31st December, 2020 in Enugu State, the state government has clarified that “the said cancellation refers strictly to the cross-over night activities organised by the Enugu State... 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 »

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

Buhari Deliberately Sacrificing Dreams of Nigerians to Stratify Northern Dominance – Bisho...

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... read more »

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... read more »

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 »

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

North, Worst Place to be, Insecurity Underreported – Sultan of So...

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 »