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President Buhari: We should work together for Nigeria’s speedy economic transformation

President Muhammadu Buhari says Nigerians must work together as a people to ensure speedy transformation of the country’s economy for the general progress of the country.

President Buhari’s cash gift divides CAN

National Christian Elders Forum, NCEF, is accusing the leadership of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) of corruption and abuse of office.

CAN scribe Musa Asake passes on in Abuja

The General Secretary, Christian Association of Nigeria, Dr. Musa Asake, is dead.

General Gowon: Prayers of Nigerians won’t be in vain

Former Head of State and leader of Nigeria Prays, General Yakubu Gowon, says the prayers of the Church over certain national challenges will not be in vain, stating that prayers can solve Nigeria’s problems faster and better than physical weapons of war.

Security: PFN declares one year prayer project for peace

President of Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria, PFN, Rev Felix Omobude, yesterday expressed concern over the continuous killing of innocent Nigerians by herdsmen as well as other criminals, and armed gangs.

American pastor denies allegations of coup links as Turkey begins trial

An American pastor who has spent the last year-and-a-half in jail in Turkey strongly rejected terror-related charges as his trial got underway on Monday (today), in a case that has raised tensions between Ankara and Washington.

China bans online sale of Bibles

Bibles can no longer be purchased online in China, despite the government publishing a new document claiming that it allows freedom of worship.

CAN holds special prayers for the release of Leah Sharibu

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Yobe State has organized special prayers for the release of the only Christian girl still held captive by the Boko Haram insurgents.

Bishop Kukah blames Nigeria’s leadership woes on poor parenting

Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Bishop Matthew Hassan Kukah, has blamed the nation’s challenges on poor parenting, which, according to him, is a reflection of our leadership‎.

Catholic Bishop: President Buhari’s visit to Lagos a slap on Nigerian Christians

The Catholic Bishop of Awka Diocese, Most Reverend Dr. Paulinus Ezeokafor, has described President Muhammadu Buhari’s two-day trip to Lagos State during a Christian celebrations as a slap on the face of Nigerian Christians.

Easter: Pastor Kumuyi urges Christians in leadership to shun corruption

The General Superintendent of the Deeper Life Bible Church, Pastor William Kumuyi, on Sunday, urged Christians in leadership positions to shun corruption and act as exemplary leaders for others to follow.

President Buhari is working painstakingly to right Nigeria’s wrongs – Dakuku Peterside

The Director-General of the Nigerian Maritime Administration and Safety Agency (NIMASA), Dr. Dakuku Peterside, has stated that President Muhammadu Buhari is working painstakingly to right the wrongs of the past and put the country on a sure footing.

Easter: Governor Ishaku charges Tarabans to be vigilant, work for peace

Taraba State Governor Darius Ishaku has called on the people of the state, irrespective of tribe or religion, to be vigilant and resolve to work for peace.

Easter: Governor Wike felicitates with Christians

Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Ezenwo Wike has felicitated with Christians on the celebration of Easter, urging them to emulate Jesus Christ by making sacrifices that will advance the course of development.

Bishop Nwokolo: Christians should pray against Islamization of Nigeria

The Bishop on the Niger, Anglican Communion, Onitsha, Anambra State, Rt. Rev. Dr. Owen Nwokolo, has said that the activities of Boko Haram and Fulani herdsmen indicate an agenda to Islamize Nigeria, saying that Christians should not allow that to come to fruition.

Cleric suggests ways to peace, unity

Evangelist Gibson Ezeh of the Catholic Archdiocese of Lagos says righteousness, forgiveness and honest love for one another are the major qualities needed to restore peace and unity in the country.

Federal government, Dapchi parents disagree on return of freed girls to school

The parents of the released Dapchi schoolgirls and the Federal Government may be set for a showdown on the plan of the government to send the released schoolgirls to continue their education at the Government Girls Science and Technical College, Dapchi, Yobe State.

IGP: Leah Sharibu set to be released by Boko Haram

Ibrahim Idris, inspector-general of police (IGP), says Boko Haram insurgents are set to release Leah Sharibu, an abducted Dapchi schoolgirl.

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