Religion

Tension as Oba of Benin attempts to possess shrines from suspended Isekhure

By Tony Ehighiale, Benin City There was a mild drama as some chiefs on Wednesday stormed the residence of the suspended Isekhure of Benin Kingdom, Chief Nosakhare Isekhure as Oba Ewuare II has taken possession of the shrines (Ukhure) at his residence.

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Sultan advises religious leaders against inciting comments

By Haruna Argungu, Birnin Kebbi The Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Sa’ ad Abubakar, has advised religious leaders to eschew inciting statements capable of igniting trouble among Nigerians.

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El-Rufai begs Methodist prelate: ‘Don’t relocate your church’

By Musa Kajuru, Kaduna Kaduna State Governor Nasir El-Rufai has urged the leadership of the Methodist Church not to relocate its church from the state.

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We are holding on to El-Zakzaky over security concerns, says FG

  By Wahab Akanji, Abuja The Presidency has listed several reasons why it is blocking the release of the detained leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, (IMAN), Sheikh Ibrahim El-Zakzaky who has been in detention since 2015, despite order from court for his release.

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Sultan attributes security challenges to injustice

By Musa Gada, Sokoto Sultan of sokoto, Alhaji Mohammadu Sa’ad Abubakar III has attributed the myriad of security challenges facing the country to injustice.

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Adeboye: PFN commends FG for suspending Corporate Governance Code

By Tony Ehighiale, Benin Members of the Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria (PFN) has commended  the Federal Government for suspending  the enforcement of the Corporate Governance Code issued by the Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria (FRCN). The commendation is contained in a statement issued  in Benin by its National President , Rev. Felix Omobude. Omobude lauded the suspension of the implementation ...

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‘You can’t tell us how to run our churches’, pastors tell FG

By Olaolu Oladipo, Lagos Christian leaders have met in Ibadan, the Oyo State capital with a resolution not to obey any form of regulations from the Federal Government on how to run their churches.

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Adeboye remains RCCG’s General Overseer, says son

By Olaolu Oladipo, Lagos One of the sons of the General Overseer of Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG) Pastor Enoch Adeboye, Leke has stated that his remains in charge of the affairs of the church.

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BREAKING NEWS Adeboye out, Obayemi in as RCCG General Overseer

By Joshua Olalekan, Lagos Pastor Enoch Adejare Adeboye has retired his position as the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God. In a shocking move, Adeboye, on Saturday named Pastor J.O Obayemi, as his his successor. Obayemi was appointed at the Annual Ministers Thanksgiving that took place at Shimawa, in Ogun State and until his appointment was Adeboye’s ...

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Sat Guru seeks probe into execution of constituency projects

By Ismaila Akanji, Ibadan The Founder of the One Love Family sect, Satguru Maharaji ji has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to institute a probe into the management of funds spent on constituency projects across the country.

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