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A lawyer walks through the compound at the Federal High Court in Ikoyi district in Lagos, Nigeria, May 8, 2018. REUTERS/Akintunde Akinleye

Court rejects case against Anglican bishop

Justice Mojisola Olatoregun of the Federal High court in Lagos has struck out a suit filed by ten prominent members of the Church of Nigeria Anglican communion, Lagos Diocese, challenging the election of the new Bishop Humphrey Olumakaiye for lack of jurisdiction.
A lawyer walks through the compound at the Federal High Court in Ikoyi district in Lagos, Nigeria, May 8, 2018. REUTERS/Akintunde Akinleye

Court strikes out suit challenging election of Anglican Bishop

A Federal High Court sitting in Ikoyi, Lagos, has struck out a suit filed by 10 prominent members of the Church Nigeria Anglican Communion, Lagos Diocese, challenging the election held by the church to select the new Bishop of the Diocese.
Vice President Yemi Osinbajo, SAN, and Wife, Her Excellency, Mrs. Dolapo Osinbajo, attend RCCG Apapa Family Christmas Day Worship service themed- Lets-Go-A-Fishing; His Name is Wonderful, held at the Tafawa Balewa Square, Lagos-1

VP Osinbajo, wife at hometown for thanksgiving service

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo and his wife, Mrs Dolapo Osinbajo, on Sunday attended an Interdenominational Service of Praise and Thanksgiving at their hometown, Ikenne in Ogun.
Ibikunle Amosun

Governor Amosun: Why I’m supporting APM governorship candidate

The Ogun State Governor, Senator Ibikunle Amosun, has said his support for the candidate of the Allied Peoples Movement in Ogun State, Hon. Abiodun Akinlade, against that of his party, All Progressives Congress, Prince Dapo Abiodun, is borne out of his commitment towards ensuring equity, justice and fairness as well as peaceful elections.

Archbishop lauds Governor Wike for defending Nigerians against injustice

Archbishop of the Anglican Church in Lagos, Most Rev. Michael Fape, has lauded Rivers State governor, Nyesom Wike, for standing up for Nigerians, by resisting injustice and political wickedness.

Anglican church denies corruption allegation in appointing new Lagos bishop

The Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion) on Tuesday denied media reports alleging that some bishops were financially induced to elect the Bishop of Osun North East, Rt. Rev Humphrey Olumakaiye.

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