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2019: Priest warns politicians against corruption

A Catholic Priest, Rev. Fr. Pius Oyeniyi, on Sunday warned politicians a head of the 2019 elections to repent from corrupt and evil deeds or face the wrath of God.

Arab ministers demand Trump rescind Jerusalem decision

Arab foreign ministers on Saturday called on the United States to rescind its recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and for the international community to recognise a Palestinian state.

A frolic on the Red Sea

It was a gust of chilly wind that said Akwaaba (welcome, in Ghanaian language) to me in the Jordanian city of Aqaba, that night of December 1, 2017.

Bishop Matthew Kukah urges Christians to deepen faith in face of assaults

Bishop Matthew Kukah of the Catholic Diocese of Sokoto on Friday urged Christians to deepen their faith despite the assaults that Christianity is currently facing.

Jerusalem: Donald Trump’s gift to those not interested in peace – EU official

President Donald Trump’s decision on Jerusalem would be a “gift” to extremists and to those not interested in peace, a European Union top diplomat said on Friday.

Clashes on Palestinian ‘day of rage’ over Donald Trump’s Jerusalem move

Palestinians clashed with Israeli security forces on Friday after calls for a "day of rage" as US President Donald Trump's declaration of Jerusalem as Israel's capital sent shockwaves through the region for a second day.

President Buhari orders crack down on drug traffickers

President Muhammadu Buhari has directed law enforcement agencies to deal decisively with those who import, distribute and sell illicit drugs in the country.

Pope wants better translation of Lord’s Prayer phrase

Pope Francis has said the Roman Catholic Church should adopt a better translation of the phrase “lead us not into temptation” in the “Our Father”, the best known prayer in Christianity.

The church, tithing and the rest of us

I did not think I would join this unending conversation on the propriety of paying tithes until I saw a friend who is not of the Christian faith share a critical article in the past week.

Donald Trump recognises Jerusalem as Israel’s capital

President Donald Trump on Wednesday recognized the disputed city of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital — a historic decision that overturns decades of US policy and risks triggering a fresh spasm of violence in the Middle East.

Lagos govt to count religious centres

Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos has directed the Nigeria Inter-Religious Council to conduct an enumeration of religious centres across the state.

Pope Francis contradicts Donald Trump over US embassy move

Pope Francis has set himself on a new collision course with Donald Trump over the President's plans to move the US Israeli embassy.

Why tithe is generating controversy in Nigeria – Prelate

The Prelate and of the Presbyterian Church of Nigeria, His Eminence, Most Rev. Nzie Eke, has revealed reason behind the controversies on tithe payment in churches in Nigeria.

Donald Trump to recognize Jerusalem as capital of Israel

President Donald Trump on Wednesday will recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital and set in motion the relocation of the U.S. Embassy to the ancient city, senior U.S. officials said.


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Myanmar Army’s rape of Rohingya women sweeping, methodical – report

The rape of Rohingya women by Myanmar's security forces has been sweeping and methodical, the Associated Press news agency found in interviews with 29 women and girls who fled to neighbouring Bangladesh.

Chelseas’s Thibaut Courtois targets contract agreement ‘before end of season’

Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois insists he wants an agreement over his future before the end of the season and admits he will "consider all options".

Indonesia hunts US citizen who bust out of jail

Indonesian police are hunting for a US citizen who escaped on Monday from an overcrowded prison on the holiday island of Bali by cutting through steel bars in a ceiling.

OIC states to adopt roadmap over US Jerusalem decision – Recep Erdogan

The leaders of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) member-states will adopt a road map on the US decision to recognise Jerusalem as the capital of Israel at the upcoming extraordinary summit on Wednesday, President Recep Erdogan said.

Indian govt favours petcoke import ban

India’s top court is scheduled to hear matter on petcoke use, import ban, on Monday , said official sources.

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89% of Nigerians unhappy – Governor Okorocha

Imo State Governor Rochas Okorocha has said that 89 per cent of Nigerians are not truly happy, maintaining that only “four per cent could really be happy to some extent,” while “seven per cent might claim to be happy.”

Israel’s Benjamin Netanyahu accuses Europe of hypocrisy ahead of EU talks

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has criticised “hypocrisy” in Europe over condemnation of US President Donald Trump’s declaration of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital, saying rockets from Gaza should also be criticised.

Bitcoin chalks up new record as it charges past $14,000

Bitcoin ploughed past $14,000 to a fresh record on Thursday as investors continued to pile in, triggering a warning the cryptocurrency was "like a charging train with no brakes" that would inevitably slip back.

I’m the best player in football history – Cristiano Ronaldo

Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo has declared himself the best footballer in history after winning his fifth Ballon d’Or on Thursday.

I ran away to Libya to escape my dad’s sexual demands – returnee

Miss Loveth Ekumabo, 25-year-old Libya returnee, has blamed her father’s incestuous behaviour for her decision to flee to Libya, at least, for safety from her father, and also in search of greener pasture.