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Hajj trajedy: SGF receives 2015 report, condoles Nigerians

The Secretary to the Government of the Federation, Engineer BabachirDavid Lawal, today, in his office, received the report on the 2015 Hajj. In his remarks, the SGF commended the Chairman and the entire Board of the NationalHajj Commission of Nigeria

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Army invasion of Sheikh Zakzaky’s Centre in Zaria: Our brothers with gun shots still in prison without medical care

13 Brothers of the ISLAMIC MOVEMENT IN NIGERIA killed by Police in Kaduna last week’s procession   By Ibrahim Musa   Reports reaching us have indicated that there are well over 40 brothers of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria (IMN)

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Genocide of the Nigerian army: Free Sheikh Zakzaky now

PRESS RELEASE The alledged assasination attempt as traded by the spoke person of the Nigerian Army, has now come to be known what it really was – an orchestrated work of Zionists who oversee the training of the killing squad

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Inspirational: The best of praise and worship songs performed by the group “Family Singers” (Part 1)

Vienna, Austria – These praise and worship songs are intended to uplift and enrich the spirit of all souls and bless the spirit of every viewer who believes in the words of God. It is an amazing performance in a

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Zaria military massacre: Daughter of the publisher Almizan Newspaper killed

By Stephen Lawan Batula Hamid Danlami undergraduate of pharmacy from University of Tehran Islamic Republic of Iran Daughter of Alhaji Hamid Danlami Managing Director of I.M Publication publishers of ALMIZAN NEWSPAPER, GWAGWARMAYA MAGAZINE AND THE POINTER NEWSPAPER was also among

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Alarm: Orchestrated genocide of Christians in northern Nigeria

National Christian Elders Forum says: Give Biafran agitators fair hearing judiciary has been garrisoned by one religious, ethnic group Christians should defend themselves against Boko Haram STATE OF THE CHURCH AND THE NATION: NATIONAL CHRISTIAN ELDERS FORUM (NCEF) The National

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The report that a commandant or Chief of Army Staff narrowly escaped assassination was a blatant lie – Ibrahim Usman

The truth: Nigerian Army invaded Sheikh Zakzaky’s Centre in Zaria and killed innocent supporters   The flimsy excuse given by the Nigerian Army, as reported by some Media outlets, that a Commandant or Chief of Army Staff (COAS) narrowly escaped

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Abia APGA and framing up of the Catholic Church

By Godwin Adindu   Opinion – The reports came in quick succession, announcing that the revered Catholic Church, may have abdicated its role of spiritual guidance to make a hurried foray into the landmine of politics. Not as an impartial

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Video: TB Joshua heals ‘snake’ man

Nigerian Pastor T.B. Joshua has released a controversial YouTube video purportedly showing the healing of a man with horrific snake-like scales across his body. The clip titled, ‘A Video You Will NEVER FORGET’ shows Mr Jude Oraka from Anambra State,

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ALL SET FOR ARBA’EEN SYMBOLIC TREK IN NIGERIA TOMORROW

Thursday, Safar 14 (November 26, 2015), Members of the Islamic Movement in Nigeria under the leadership of Sheikh Ibraheem Yaqub Zakzaky across the country will embarked on this year’s Arba’een symbloc trek to Hussainiyyah Baqiyyatullah, Zaria. According to the Publicity

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Proposed ban of prayers in schools, plans for grazing reserve for Fulani herdsmen throughout Nigeria – CAN reacts

The Christian Association of Nigeria has warned state governments and concerned authorities scheming to stop prayers and assembly devotion in primary and secondary schools across the country to have a rethink because such thoughts were “evil and must not prevail.”

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TB Joshua’s uncanny influence in Tanzania

Within hours of Pastor T.B. Joshua touching down in Tanzania on Tuesday November 3rd 2015, he had met the three most important political figures in the country – John Magufuli, the President-Elect, Jakaya Kikwete, the outgoing President and Edward Lowassa,

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How Religion Impedes Personal Growth and National Development

I strolled past the Isis Temple of the Rosicrucian Order on Sunday evening and was quite fascinated with their array of books and audio materials. I almost absolutely don’t do impulse buying but when it comes to books and personal

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How TB Joshua ‘prophesied’ Russian plane crash in Egypt

Nigerian ‘Prophet’ T.B. Joshua has released another controversial YouTube clip, claiming he predicted the tragic Russian plane crash in Egypt well over one year ago. On Sunday 31st August 2014, the cleric, who is famed for his alleged ability to

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Muslims and Christians mark Ashura in Kaduna

By Stephen Lawan   Muslims and some section of the Christian community have on Saturday commemorated the Day of Ashura by way of a procession in the city centre of Kaduna. The tenth day of Muharram in the Islamic calendar

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Hajj tragedy: In defence of Allah, Iran and pilgrims

By Ibrahim Usman On September 11, 2015, the fourteenth-year anniversary of the U.S. twin-tower attack, a crane on the loose belonging to the Bin Laden family (family of the suspected twin-tower master-mind) construction company handling work at the Haram, went

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Witch Craft Church Goes Into Extinction In Delta

A church allegedly founded and operated by a prophetess believed to be under the influence of witch craft has gone into extinction and the prophetess died a mysterious death. The church which operated in Oleh, headquarters of Isoko South Local

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Niger State Accountant General, Deputy Amir Hajj die in Mecca stampede

From Danlami Mohd, Minna   Niger State State was in mourning immediately news filter in from Saudi Arabia that the State Accountant General Alhaji Shehu Kontagora is among those that died in Mecca last week.   Government house source in

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Revenue Drive: Delta To Tax Christian Organisations With Landed Property

In the face of the present tax drive in Delta State, indications emerged Thursday that religious institutions that have extended their operations beyond the ‘exemption clause’ as specified in the constitution for ecclesiastical industries, will now be taxed accordingly. This

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Anglican Church writes Buhari, wants unlicensed schools shut down

The Church of Nigeria, Anglican Communion on Tuesday asked President Muhammadu Buhari to order the closure of schools opened without compliance to due process in the Federal Capital Territory. This was contained in an open letter signed by the Bishop,

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Shaikh Ibraheem Zakzaky attends scholars of resistance summit in Beirut; participants vow to confront Israel

By Stephen Lawan   Shaikh Ibraheem Zakzaky attends scholars of resistance summit in Beirut; participants vow to confront Israel Islamic scholars from around the globe participating in a conference in Lebanon’s capital Beirut have underlined the need for the Muslim

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Sultan of Sokoto, Oloyede running NIREC as private enterprise – CAN

 CHRISTIAN ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA PRESS STATEMENT OLOYEDE, NIREC & MERCHANT OF LIES     NB: Several calls, e-mail and SMS to Oloyede for response were not replied.   The attention of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has been drawn

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Shocking testimony: How my wife who is a pastor at Mountain of Fire Ministries hid her HIV and hepatitis C status and deceived me to marry her – Evangelist Kingsley Obi

Written by Uzoma Ahamefule   This testimony sounds like a movie script, but it is a true-life story.   “A story everybody must read in order to understand that our God whose amen is amen works in miraculous ways, and

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Agip Oil Spillage: Imo Government Wades Into Ohaji-Egbema Pollution Crisis

PRESS RELEASE: OFFICE OF THE DEPUTY GOVERNOR OF IMO STATE   Imo State Government has indicated interest towards addressing the recent restiveness occasioned by the recent of pollution of over thirteen communities in Ohaji/Egbema from the explosion of hydrocarbon storage

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‘10,000 To Lose Jobs’ Over TB Joshua

According to a report from Nigerian newspaper, ‘The Nation’, up to 10,000 hospitality workers in the Ikotun-Egbe suburb of Lagos State are faced with imminent unemployment. The Pilgrims Hostels Operators Association of Nigeria (PHOAN) said their troubles in the region

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Buhari: Sustainable partnerships and the attainment of justice and peace in Nigeria

By Fr. Evaristus Bassey Let me have cause to quote again from Francis Fukuyama’s book entitled, Political Order and Political Decay. He says: “Nigeria’s real institutional deficit lies in the…: lack of strong modern and capable state and absence of

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Fear God, Fight Corruption, Deeper Life Pastor Tells Buhari, Okowa

The Delta State Overseer of Deeper Life Bible Church, Pastor Obinna Nkemjika, Tuesday, called on the newly inaugurated government in Nigeria to put God first in piloting the affairs of the nation just as he enjoined the governor of Delta

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Catholic Church, Delta Police Disagree Over Worship Centre

The Catholic Diocese of Issele Uku, Delta State and the State Police Command are locked up in a battle of wits following a disagreement between the church and the police over a worship centre located close to the state police

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Dust to dust rites: Traditional worshippers on rampage in Anambra

From Chuks Collins, Awka There is no respite yet in site for the Anambra state-born writer, Okechukwu Okoye who has been fighting for his life as a result of the bitter life-threatening reactions of diehard traditional religious worshippers and some

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Lagos government closes 24 worship centers over noise pollution

The Lagos State government yesterday disclosed that no fewer than 24 religious places of worship were clamped down last year for contravening the State guidelines on noise pollution. This was as it noted that a new Material Recovery Facility would

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