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Saudi Arabia May Move The Tomb Of Prophet Muhammad

3 years ago /

Controversial plans have emerged to move the tomb of the Prophet Muhammad, Islam's second-holiest site.

Pastor Adeboye Thanks Fans For Reaching 2 Million Facebook Followers

3 years ago /

Pastor EA Adeboye, the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God has thanked his followers on facebook for hitting over two million likes on the social media platform.

Nigeria’s Oldest Pastor, Samuel Sadela, Dies At 114

3 years ago /

The Nigeria’s oldest preacher and longest serving Pastor/founder of Christ Gospel Apostolic Church, CGAC, Samuel Sadela, has passed on.

Pope Francis Arrives In South Korea For His First Asia Visit

3 years ago /

Pope Francis arrived in Seoul Thursday, marking the first papal visit to the country in 25 years, by expressing hope for reconciliation on the divided Korean Peninsula and offering consolation to the families who lost hundreds of children to a ferry disaster in April.

President Jonathan's Eid-El-Fitri Message to the Nation.

3 years ago /

Dear compatriots, I felicitate with all Nigerians, especially our Muslim brothers and sisters on the auspicious occasion of this year’s Eid-el-Fitri celebrations. I congratulate all of our countrymen and women who have successfully undertaken the purifying Ramadan fast.

Fathers' Day: Fathers Urged To View Fatherhood As A Privilege

3 years ago /

Nigerian fathers have been told to view parenthood as a privilege and use the opportunity to bring their children in the right way.  

Fathers' Day: Governor Dickson Calls On Fathers To Own Up To Responsibility

3 years ago /

A stable society is one in which fathers can teach their children the core values of life for functional growth and development of the nation. Bayelsa state governor Seriake Dickson expressed this view on Sunday after a special fathers’ day service at the King of Glory Chapel, Government House, Yenagoa.  

Nigerian Navy Calls On Nigerian Leaders To Be Obedient To God's Word

3 years ago /

The Nigerian Navy has called on Nigerian leaders to focus attention more on God’s word as the only way to unite Nigeria.    

NCPC Calls For The Unconditional Release Of Abducted Schoolgirls

3 years ago /

The Nigerian Christian Pilgrims Commission has lent its voice to the condemnation of the abduction of over 200 schoolgirls in Chibok Borno state about a month ago.                   

 

Household of God Church celebrates Easter in a grandstyle

4 years ago /

Pastor of the Household of God Church, Reverend Chris Okotie has advised Nigerians to key into the resurrection power of Jesus Christ in order to overcome the numerous challenges facing the nation.

 

Federal government declare Friday 18th and Monday 21st April as public holidays

4 years ago /

The federal government has declared Friday 18 and Monday 21, 2014 as public holidays to mark the Good Friday and Easter celebrations.

CAN president, Ayo Oritsejafor says political office holders should make judicious use of their positions

4 years ago /

Nigerian leaders at all levels of society have been challenged to make the welfare of the citizens the purpose of their offices.

Boko Haram insurgency: Catholic Church holds procession for dead victims

4 years ago /

The Catholic Archbishop of Abuja, John Cardinal Onaiyekan says Nigerians should have value for life.   

FEDERAL GOVERNMENT TO PARTNER WITH THE CATHOLIC CHURCH TO IMPROVE EDUCATION

4 years ago /

The Federal Government has restated its commitment to collaborate with religious leaders to check the deteriorating standard of education in the country.

CENTENARY THANKSGIVING: CLERGY TASKS LEADERS TO DO MORE IN NATION BUILDING

4 years ago /

The Prelate Emeritus Methodist Church of Nigeria, Sunday Olamakinde has called on President Goodluck Jonathan to save the country from disintegrating by revisiting some of his developmental policies.

 

Jonathan receives strong criticisms from the Catholic church over his church tour

4 years ago /

In recent weeks, President Goodluck Jonathan has been visiting different churches in Abuja the nation’s capital.  

Federal Government announces plans to stop government sponsorship of religious pilgrimages

4 years ago /

The Nigerian government has begun moves to withdraw the sponsorship of pilgrims to the Holy land.

Kano state government defends mass wedding, says it attracts Allah's blessings

4 years ago /

Hisbah board, an Islamic agency saddled with the responsibility of correcting societal ills in Kano state has reacted to critics of the state government’s mass wedding programme.

Nigerians react to the luxurious lifestyles of Nigerian pastors

4 years ago /

Recently, an American based publishing outfit, Forbes and a website Nairaland released  the names of the world’s ten richest pastors.

Nigerian Christians say Nigeria will not disintegrate

4 years ago /

When the news of the kidnap of the former Primate of the Anglican church, Jasper Akinola filtered in, not  a few Nigerians were worried because of his stand on societal ills.