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Hajj 2017: Saudi Arabia gives June deadline to Nigeria

Hajj 2017: Saudi Arabia gives June deadline to Nigeria The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) said it has received June deadline to conclude all arrangement and logistics for this year’s hajj exercise. Chairman of the Commission Abdullahi Mukhtar Muhammad said this Wednesday in Abuja while hosting the 500 level students of Hospitality and Tourism Department of the Federal University...... more

Church Elder docked for duping Pastor of N10m, remanded in prison custody

Church Elder docked for duping Pastor of N10m, remanded in prison custody The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on Wednesday arraigned an Onitsha-based businessman Chris Onyebuchi Ijeoma alongside his company, Tellers International Limited, before Justice I. B. Gafai of the Federal High Court, Awka, Anambra State. They were arraigned on a two-count charge of obtaining money under false pretence and stealing the...... more

Human Rights Watch kicks against Russia’s ban on Jehovah’s Witnesses

Human Rights Watch kicks against Russia’s ban on Jehovah’s Witnesses Global rights watchdog Human Rights Watch has condemned the banning of the work of Jehovah’s Witnesses by Russia. It made the condemnation shortly after the Russian Supreme Court ruled against Jehovah’s Witnesses on Thursday. “The Supreme Court’s ruling to shut down the Jehovah’s Witnesses in Russia is a terrible blow to...... more

Nigerian pastor accused of sexual assault in South Africa

Nigerian pastor accused of sexual assault in South Africa   Controversial Nigerian pastor Tim Omotoso has hired prominent Port Elizabeth defence attorney Alwyn Griebenow to represent him in the face of allegations that he sexually molested young girls at his home in Umhlanga‚ Durban. Griebenow confirmed that he was Omotoso’s attorney and that he and defence advocate Terry Price would...... more

Jehovah’s Witnesses banned in Russia, vow to appeal judgement

Jehovah’s Witnesses banned in Russia, vow to appeal judgement After six days of hearings over the last two weeks, the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation today upheld the claim submitted by the Ministry of Justice to liquidate the Administrative Center of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Russia and 395 Local Religious Organizations (LROs) used by Witnesses throughout Russia. The ruling goes...... more

Jehovah’s Witnesses make powerful case as legal battle continues at Russian Supreme Court

Jehovah’s Witnesses make powerful case as legal battle continues at Russian Supreme Court On Wednesday, April 19, 2017, some 300 people gathered (some as early as 2:00 a.m.) for the fifth day of hearings by the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation on a claim from the Ministry of Justice to liquidate the Administrative Center of Jehovah’s Witnesses. The aggressive actions by Russian authorities...... more

Group raises alarm over businessman’s threat to stop 2017 Hajj

Group raises alarm over businessman’s threat to stop 2017 Hajj Independent Hajj Reporters, a civil society organisation, has raised the alarm over a threat by a service provider to stop the 2017 Hajj exercise through court action. It called on security agencies to investigate the businessman for the threat. The group made the call on Sunday in a statement by its National Coordinator, Ibrahim...... more

Osinbajo tasks Nigerians to love, support one another

Osinbajo tasks Nigerians to love, support one another Love and hope were at the heart of the Easter message delivered by the Vice President, Professor Yemi Osinbajo, in Abuja on Sunday. After leading the service at the Villa Chapel to mark the resurrection of Jesus Christ, Professor Osinbajo encouraged all Nigerians to shelve tribe or religion and embrace the...... more

Let us strive to be more like Jesus, pleads Senator Oluremi Tinubu

Let us strive to be more like Jesus, pleads Senator Oluremi Tinubu Senator Oluremi Tinubu representing Lagos Central Senatorial District has said that the occasion of Easter has offered Nigerians another opportunity to redeem the nation from the challenges that have kept her down.  She urged Nigerians particularly her constituents to strive to be more like Jesus at this time. In a special...... more

Saraki seeks continued support for education sector by religious bodies

Saraki seeks continued support for education sector by religious bodies Senate President Bukola Saraki has urged religious groups to continue to support government in providing sound education for the youths in Nigeria, adding that religious groups pioneered the funding, establishment and nurturing of educational institutions from pre-colonial periods. Saraki, who spoke in Ilorin on Saturday, during the 75th Anniversary of the...... more

Easter: Gov Dickson calls for greater sacrifice, peace, love and unity

Easter: Gov Dickson calls for greater sacrifice, peace, love and unity As Christians all over the world celebrate Easter, marking the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ, Governor Henry Seriake Dickson of Bayelsa State has called for greater sacrifice, tolerance and love among Nigerians. According to him, those were the virtues and qualities Christ himself displayed and propagated throughout His life time...... more

Osanebi preaches forgiveness, love, peace at Easter

Osanebi preaches forgiveness, love, peace at Easter Deputy Speaker, Delta State House of Assembly, Rt. Hon. Friday Ossai Osanebi, has called on Nigerians, especially Deltans, to forgive one another and show love to all, like Christ did. In a goodwill message to mark this year’s Easter celebrations by Christians worldwide, Osanebi said that Deltans must always take out...... more

CAN resolves internal crisis; court case against President withdrawn

CAN resolves internal crisis; court case against President withdrawn The lingering internal crises in the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) which started during the leadership transition of the association last year June has been resolved following intervention by the current CAN leadership, top religious leaders and well meaning Nigerians. In the heat of the election process that led to the...... more

Obiano urges Christians to show love at Easter

Obiano urges Christians to show love at Easter The Governor of Anambra State, Chief Willie Obiano, has called on Christians to reach out and touch their neighbours with love this Easter and beyond. In a special Easter Message signed by James Eze, his Senior Special Assistant on Media, Governor Obiano observed that the human being is still the centrepiece...... more

Love one another, Okowa urges Nigerians at Easter

Love one another, Okowa urges Nigerians at Easter As Christians all over the world mark the Easter festivals, Delta State Governor, Senator Dr. Ifeanyi Okowa, has urged Nigerians to show love for one another in the face of the challenges confronting the nation. The Governor in a goodwill message on Saturday in Asaba, by his Chief Press Secretary, Charles...... more

Man pays N42m tithe to Benue church

Man pays N42m tithe to Benue church A man whose identity has been shielded by a local church in Makurdi, has shocked church members with a tithe offering of N42 million. Investigations by the News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) in Makurdi revealed that the money was paid into the UBA account of the NKST Church High Level Makurdi....... more

Russian Govt. vs Jehovah’s Witnesses: Supreme Court reconvenes April 19

Russian Govt. vs Jehovah’s Witnesses: Supreme Court reconvenes April 19 With a large number of observers in attendance, the Supreme Court of the Russian Federation on Wednesday continued into its fourth day of hearings, considering a claim from the Ministry of Justice to liquidate the Administrative Center of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Russia. The Court announced a recess late in the afternoon,...... more

36 die, 100 injured in bomb attacks on 2 Egyptian churches

36 die, 100 injured in bomb attacks on 2 Egyptian churches At least 36 people were killed and more than 100 injured in bomb attacks on two Coptic churches on Palm Sunday, in Egypt. The attacks were the latest assault on a religious minority by Islamist militants. There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attacks, which come a week before...... more

Russian Government fails to prove case against Jehovah’s Witnesses

Russian Government fails to prove case against Jehovah’s Witnesses Russia’s Ministry of Justice on Friday failed to provide convincing evidence to support the government’s demand to declare Jehovah’s Witnesses extremists and outlaw their activities in the country. It was the third day of the hearing before the Russian Supreme Court. “The judge directed multiple questions toward the Ministry of Justice,...... more

Why we want Jehovah’s Witnesses banned — Russian Govt •Legal battle rages at Supreme Court

Why we want Jehovah’s Witnesses banned — Russian Govt •Legal battle rages at Supreme Court The Government of Russia on Thursday told the country’s Supreme Court why it is insisting on the banning of Jehovah’s Witnesses. It claimed that by prohibiting its members from taking blood transfusion, Jehovah’s Witnesses as a group violates the law on resistance to extremism. It was on the second day of...... more

DJ sentenced to prison for playing dance remix of Muslim call to prayer

DJ sentenced to prison for playing dance remix of Muslim call to prayer A Tunisian court has sentenced a British DJ to a year in jail after he played a dance remix of the Muslim call to prayer. The DJ, known as Dax J, was charged with public indecency and offending public morality. He has already fled the country, and made a public apology....... more

Hajj 2017: NAHCON reaffirms partnership with states on medical service

Hajj 2017: NAHCON reaffirms partnership with states on medical service In an effort to effectively manage medical service delivery to Nigerian pilgrims for 2017 Hajj, the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has reaffirmed its policy to partners with State Muslim Pilgrims’ Welfare Boards, Agencies and Commissions to save cost for the State and Federal Governments. With the policy, which was...... more

Legal fireworks as Jehovah’s Witnesses, government lawyers battle in Russian Supreme Court

Legal fireworks as Jehovah’s Witnesses, government lawyers battle in Russian Supreme Court Russia’s Supreme Court on Thursday continued hearing a request by the government to ban Jehovah’s Witnesses and declare the Christian group an extremist organisation. Hearing in the case began Wednesday. On March 16, the Russian government filed a suit to outlaw the organisation, which is already considered an extremist group in...... more

U.S. lawmakers oppose Russia’s move to ban Jehovah’s Witnesses

U.S. lawmakers oppose Russia’s move to ban Jehovah’s Witnesses Several U.S. legislators have criticised the Russian government for plans to effectively ban the Jehovah’s Witnesses, a nontraditional Christian movement, as an “extremist” organisation. On March 15, Russia’s Justice Ministry filed a claim with the country’s Supreme Court, calling on it to designate the Administrative Center of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Russia...... more

Catholic Church declares war on masqueraders

Catholic Church declares war on masqueraders Masqueraders of Nigeria, you better be warned. The Catholic Church has declared war against you and has likened you to terrorists who should be dealt with by security agencies. That was the core of the message delivered on the pulpit by Bishop of Nsukka Catholic Diocese, Prof. Godfrey Onah, after some...... more

Hajj 2017: NAHCON saves US$12.3m on pilgrims’ accommodation in Madinah

Hajj 2017: NAHCON saves US$12.3m on pilgrims’ accommodation in Madinah The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) says it has saved over US$12.3 million on negotiation for accommodations to be used by Nigerian pilgrims in Madinah for 2017 Hajj exercise. A statement issued by Uba Mana, NAHCON Head of Media, on Tuesday in Abuja , said such initiatives implemented  by the...... more

NAHCON crashes cost of Hajj accommodation

NAHCON crashes cost of Hajj accommodation In its bid to reduce the cost of Hajj for 2017, the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has negotiated the cost of accommodation to be used by the Nigerian pilgrims in Makkah for this year downward. This followed the rigorous negotiations between the commission and the landlords and reputable agents...... more

Fulanis, Christians worship together in Southern Kaduna church

Fulanis, Christians worship together in Southern Kaduna church In what appears to be first of its kind in history, people of Fulani origin joined Christians in Southern Kaduna to worship on Sunday. Christian faithful at Christ Evangelical Intercessory Fellowship Ministry at Sabon Tasha were afraid when they saw some Fulani among them. But the Assistant National Secretary of Miyetti...... more

Leave devil alone, cleric warns Nigerians •Also says, ‘Witches or wizards cannot stop or aid your success’

Leave devil alone, cleric warns Nigerians •Also says, ‘Witches or wizards cannot stop or aid your success’ Pastor Ben Andrew, Senior Pastor, Living Faith Church in Lafia, Nasarawa State, has advised Nigerians to stop blaming the devil for their failures in life and difficulty to success. The cleric gave the advice in a Thanksgiving Sunday sermon in Lafia, entitled “Heritage of success”. “If you fail, you caused, it...... more

Sokoto disqualifies Hajj pilgrims aged 70 years and above

Sokoto disqualifies Hajj pilgrims aged 70 years and above The Sokoto State Pilgrims Welfare Agency (PWA) has disqualified pilgrims that have attained 70 years and above, from performing the 2017 Hajj exercise. The Director-General of the agency, Ibrahim Umar disclosed this while briefing Journalists in Sokoto. “All prospective pilgrims that have reached 70 years and above as well as women...... more

 

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