Why I don’t take Holy Communion in other churches – Pastor Adeboye

General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) Pastor Enoch Adeboye has declared it is an aberration to take Holy Communion during the day, which explains why he doesn’t take Holy Communion in other churches. Adeboye spoke at the Holy Communion service at the just- concluded 67th convention of the church at the … Continue reading Why I don’t take Holy Communion in other churches – Pastor Adeboye

Lagos Pilgrim Dies during Hajj Devil Stoning Ritual

lawale Ajimotokan in Mina, Saudi Arabia A middle aged woman pilgrim from Lagos State, slumped and died in the early hours of Sunday morning in Mecca. She reportedly died during the devil stoning ritual at Jamarat Aqaba, outside Mina. Sources attributed her death to exhaustion as the patient was known to be hypertensive. It was … Continue reading Lagos Pilgrim Dies during Hajj Devil Stoning Ritual

US Honours Muslim cleric who hid Christians during attacks

The 83-year-old Imam was announced as a recipient of the award after he hid over 200 Christians from suspected bandits in Barkin Ladi Local Government Area of Plateau State. He hid the Christian inside his mosque and home to prevent them from an attack by the bandits during June 2018 clashes. Abdullahi according to the … Continue reading US Honours Muslim cleric who hid Christians during attacks

CAN disowns members that back COZA’s Fatoyinbo

The Christain Association of Nigeria has said it did not approve of the solidarity visit paid to the embattled senior pastor of Commonwealth of Zion Assembly(COZA), Biodun Fatoyinbo, who was accused of rape by the wife of singer, Timi Dakolo, Busola, and another anonymous lady. “The attention of the President of CAN, Rev. Dr. Samson … Continue reading CAN disowns members that back COZA’s Fatoyinbo

El-Zakzaky: We are ready to die for our leader – Shi’ites

The Islamic Movement of Nigeria, IMN, also known as Shi’ites have vowed to lay down the lives of its members who are more down 21 million if the Federal Government failed to release its leader, Ibrahim El-Zakzaky. Shi’ites said this while staging its protest in Ikeja, Lagos State on Thursday. Members of the group chanted several … Continue reading El-Zakzaky: We are ready to die for our leader – Shi’ites

PUNCH sacks daily editors over offensive cartoon of Coza saga

The PUNCH has removed its Daily Editor, Martin Ayankola over an offensive cartoon published in the newspaper last Thursday. Also asked to resign was the Saturday Editor, Olabisi Deji-Folutile over the same issue. There have been an outrage and backlash over a cartoon published on the back page of the PUNCH last Thursday. The opinion … Continue reading PUNCH sacks daily editors over offensive cartoon of Coza saga

Pastor Adeboye’s Reponse on Fatoyinbo Rape Allegations

Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo is being accused by singer Timi Dakolo’s wife, Busola Dakolo, of raping her multiple times when she was 16. Adeboye who spoke during a service at the Redemption Camp, stated that he doesn’t have much to say other than what the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, and the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria, … Continue reading Pastor Adeboye’s Reponse on Fatoyinbo Rape Allegations

CAN President Ayokunle asked to resign within 7 days

The Concerned Christian Forum of Nigeria, CCFN, has called on the National President of the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, Pastor Samson Ayokunle, to resign his position within seven days. In a press conference on Tuesday, convener of the coalition, Rev. Prince Thompson, said the President of CAN had become a tool in the hands … Continue reading CAN President Ayokunle asked to resign within 7 days

Sultan declares Tuesday Eid-el-fitr day

The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ad Abubakar III, has declared Tuesday June 4, as the Eid-el-Fitr day marking the end of Ramadan fast. The Sultan announced the sighting of the new moon of Shawwal in a radio and television broadcast in Sokoto on Monday. Abubakar said that the new moon was sighted in Kaduna, Kebbi, … Continue reading Sultan declares Tuesday Eid-el-fitr day

Nigeria Ranks 2nd Among 102 Countries Examined for Frequency of Prayer

These findings are broadly aligned with other data that suggest that a country’s level of wealth is inversely proportional to its levels of religious commitment as measured by survey responses about daily prayer, belief in God, attendance at religious services and stated importance of religion in one’s life.

Pope kisses feet of South Sudan leaders, urging them to keep the peace

“I am asking you as a brother to stay in peace. I am asking you with my heart, let us go forward. “There will be many problems but they will not overcome us. Resolve your problems,” Francis said in improvised remarks. The leaders appeared to be stunned as the 82-year-old pope, helped by aides, knelt with difficulty to kiss the shoes of the two main opposing leaders and several other people in the room.

Fire Destroys Three Black Churches in 10 Days in Southern Louisiana

Federal authorities have joined the inquiry into the fires, which occurred on 26 March, 2 April and 4 April in the St Landry Parish. Officials have not yet determined the cause of the blazes, which did not result in deaths or injuries. But the fires have dredged up painful memories of how black churches were razed back in the US civil rights era.

2 pastors arrested for murdering of brother-in-law

The Ogun State police command alleged that the suspects, who are siblings and indigenes of Delta State, had trailed their brother-in-law to his farm on February 5, 2019 and macheted him to death for denying them the use of the frontage of his house for their church activities. The Ogun State Police Public Relations Officer, Abimbola Oyeyemi, who confirmed the incident, said that the killing was reported at the station by the wife of the deceased and their teenage daughters.