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The wonder of the double portion

Colossians 1:12-14 “Giving thanks unto the Father, which hath made us meet to be partakers of the inheritance of the saints in light: Who hath delivered us from the power of darkness, and hath translated us into the kingdom of his dear Son: In whom we have redemption through his blood, even the forgiveness of sins:”

Anglican Bishop: Bloodletting getting out of hand

The Anglican Bishop of Awka Diocese, Rt Rev. Alexander Ibezim, has reminded government, both at the federal and state levels that they owe Nigerians the duty of protecting their lives and properties.

Priest encourages Christians to join politics, as Catholics mark Good Friday in Lagos

Catholics worldwide trooped out in their numbers to commemorate the story of the Old Rugged Cross on Good Friday.
Governor of Edo State, Mr. Godwin Obaseki

Governor Obaseki urges selfless service, sacrifice

Edo State Governor, Mr Godwin Obaseki, has enjoined Edo residents and Christians across the country to emulate Jesus Christ’s example of selfless sacrifice as espoused in commemoration of Good Friday.

Christmas: Mudashiru Obasa urges Nigerians to imbibe Jesus Christ’s virtues

The Speaker of the Lagos State House of Assembly and Chairman, Conference of Speakers of State Legislatures of Nigeria, Rt. Hon. Mudashiru Obasa, has urged Nigerians, particularly Christians, to imbibe the spirit of love, tolerance, and sacrifice which made the life of Jesus Christ worthy of emulation.

Javier Mascherano: I hope Argentina can live up to Lionel Messi’s standards

Javier Mascherano believes that Lionel Messi is the key to Argentina's World Cup campaign - but warned he and his team-mates must do everything to help him succeed in Russia.

Cleric urges Nigerians to turn to God

District Superintendent, Apostolic Faith, West Africa, Rev. Adebayo Adeniran, has urged Nigerians to turn to God with fervent prayers and he would intervene in her social, economic, and political development.

Easter: Bishop Badejo task families on proper child upbringing

The Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Oyo, Most Revd Emmanuel Badejo, has called on families to teach their children to be God-fearing, truthful, persevering, and honest to save their future.

Pastor Adeboye calls out Christians on triumphant living

The General Overseer (G.O) of the Redeemed Christians Church of God (RCCG), Pastor Enoch Adeboye, on Sunday advised Christians to emerge victorious in trying times, just as Jesus Christ conquered death on the cross of Calvary.

Good Friday: Catholic priest sues for tolerance, peace

A clergy, Rev. Fr. Richard Popoola, has urged Christians in the country to embrace tolerance and peace toward people of other faiths.

Archbishop Obinna: My assault same as Christ’s humiliation at Calvary

The Archbishop of Owerri Catholic archdiocese, Valentine Obinna, says he has left in God’s hand the “assault” on him by “All Progressives Congress members loyal to the Imo State Government.”

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The Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit (NFIU) has disclaimed reports that it requested the bank account details of officers of the national assembly and the judiciary.

PSC charges security agencies to investigate leakage of NFIU letter to banks

The Presidential Support Committee (PSC) yesterday charged security agencies in the country to leave no stone unturned in investigating how a letter by the Nigerian Financial Intelligence Unit (NFIU) to commercial banks requesting the account details of principal government officers was leaked.

ANCOPSS hails FCT minister for promoting school principals

The All Nigeria Conference of Principal of Secondary Schools (ANCOPSS), has commended the minister of the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) Malam Muhammad Musa Bello for approving the promotion of some school principals to directorate cadre.

Thabo Mbeki: US, UK asked South Africa for help to oust Robert Mugabe

Former president of South Africa, Thabo Mbeki, has said that the United Kingdom and the United States of America, had sought the help of his country to remove the late President Robert Mugabe of Zimbabwe from office.

PDP chieftain charges members to be committed

Chairman of Peoples’ Democratic Party (PDP) ethnic community in Kuje area council, Hon. Yusuf Dabo, has called on members of the party to be prepared to erect political structures that would offer them the opportunity to occupy decision making position.
Kayode Fayemi

Ekiti farmers want financial support from governor

Some farmers in Ekiti North Senatorial District on Wednesday appealed to the state Governor, Dr Kayode Fayemi, ‎to provide loans for them to enhance their agricultural production.