HUMAN INTEREST · RELIGION · WORLD NEWS

This region in Italy will suspend Ash Wednesday mass_Jeff Omokhodion

The diocese of the Northern Italy region of Emilia-Romagna has ordered the suspension of people attending Ash Wednesday mass, according to the diocese’s website. The region currently has 23 confirmed cases of coronavirus. The number of cases across Italy is currently 283, Angello Borreli, head of Italy's Civil Protection Agency said in a briefing on… Continue reading This region in Italy will suspend Ash Wednesday mass_Jeff Omokhodion

HUMAN INTEREST · RELIGION · TERRORISM

5 Most Dangerous Terrorist Groups in the World, And Why They Are Killing_Ehiabhi Femi

Boko Haram: This notorious West African terrorist group is a branch of the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant and Syria (ISIL / ISIS), and has close ties with Al-Qaeda. The name Boko Haram itself translates to ‘Western education is a sin.’ By some accounts, the word ‘Western’ may also be changed with ‘non-Islamic.’… Continue reading 5 Most Dangerous Terrorist Groups in the World, And Why They Are Killing_Ehiabhi Femi

RELIGION

Adeboye Leads Walk Against Insecurity_Ada Nkong

General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) Pastor Enoch Adeboye has led a protest march against insecurity and killings of Christians across the Nation, especially in northern states.This coming on the heels of the killing of a CAN chairman in Nigeria.The March started by 11am shortly after he ended the service at… Continue reading Adeboye Leads Walk Against Insecurity_Ada Nkong

RELIGION · Security

CAN Chairman killed by Boko Haram_Erik Ogar

Boko Haram insurgents have killed the chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Lawan Andimi, in Michika local government area of Adamawa state. Ahmad Salkida, a journalist with years of experience reporting the activities of the insurgents, in a series of tweets said Andimi was killed on Monday. Andimi was abducted early January when… Continue reading CAN Chairman killed by Boko Haram_Erik Ogar

RELIGION

Clergy Call on Nigerians to Contribute Towards Nation building_Ada Nkong

Nigerians have been enjoined to always contribute to the development of the nation by working for the peace and mutual coexistence of peoples through swift and non-violent means of conflict resolution .Apostle Theophilus Ebonyi of 'Faith on the Rock' in Nasarawa State made the call while speaking with journalists on the state of the nation… Continue reading Clergy Call on Nigerians to Contribute Towards Nation building_Ada Nkong

RELIGION

3 Injured in Shiite Police clash in Abuja_Ada Ogar

Three Shi’ite members reportedly sustained injuries on Tuesday when policemen allegedly fired gunshots and tear gas canisters to disperse a protest by the Islamic Movement in Nigeria at the Berger junction in Abuja. It is not clear whether the victims were injured by bullets or other projectiles. The IMN members were on a protest against… Continue reading 3 Injured in Shiite Police clash in Abuja_Ada Ogar

RELIGION

POPE FRANCIS MESSAGE AT NEW YEAR_Ada Nkong

In a special New Year’s Eve liturgy Tuesday, Pope Francis offered a rare direct message to Rome, encouraging locals weary after a year of political bickering that has left many more confused than clear about their future. He also appeared to issue a subtle chastisement of those who take a hard line on immigration, urging… Continue reading POPE FRANCIS MESSAGE AT NEW YEAR_Ada Nkong

RELIGION

PUT DOWN YOUR MOBILE PHONES- POPE FRANCIS_Ada Nkong

As Catholics commemorate the feast of Holy family today, Pope Francis has urged people to talk to each other at mealtimes instead of using their mobile phones, citing Jesus, Mary and Joseph as an example for families to follow. They “prayed, worked and communicated with each other”, the pope told the faithful gathered in St.… Continue reading PUT DOWN YOUR MOBILE PHONES- POPE FRANCIS_Ada Nkong

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OLUKOYA REACTS TO CRITICISM OVER CELEBRATION OF CHRISTMAS COMMENT_Ada Nkong

Following mixed reactions over the declaration of Pastor Daniel Olukoya , GO Mountain of fire, that his church does not celebrate Christmas because it is not in the bible, the Church’s Public Relation Officer, Collins Edomaruse, yesterday, in a press release made known the stance of the ministry over the alleged misconception. The statement reads… Continue reading OLUKOYA REACTS TO CRITICISM OVER CELEBRATION OF CHRISTMAS COMMENT_Ada Nkong