Religion

”You were only out to publicly humiliate your wife” Nigerian Pastor, Moses Alu, blasts Joshua Iginla over his adultery confession

March 12, 2019

A Lagos-based pastor, Moses Alu, has blasted Abuja-based pastor, Joshua Iginla, over his recent confession about the infidelity he claimed he and his wife of 13 years, Yemisi Iginla committed. Recall that Penultimate Sunday, Pastor Iginla stood before his church members to announce that his marriage to Yemisi was over. He alleged that his wife […]

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Gov El-Rufai Speaks On Shiite Leader El-Zakzaky, Reveals Why He Can’t Be Released.

November 16, 2018

The Governor of Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir El- Rufai has provided reasons detained leader of the Islamic Movement of Nigeria, IMN, also known as Shittes, Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky, cannot be set free. Sheikh Ibraheem El-Zakzaky and Mallam Nasir El- Rufai El-Rufai said that El-Zakzaky was not being held illegally as widely reported. Recall that the […]

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Why I Gave My Members Rat Poison And Toilet Cleaner To Drink – Pastor Reveals.

November 14, 2018

A controversial pastor is in the news again after he gave his congregation rat poison and toilet cleaner to consume, claiming it would cure them from illnesses. At a bizarre church service in Kagiso, Mogale City, South Africa on Sunday, Pastor Sipho Mphakathi apparently told his congregation he was performing a miracle. He said they […]

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Photos: Zimbabwean pastor poisons his two daughters to death before killing himself over marital problems

October 22, 2018

A Pastor from Nkulumane suburb, Zimbabwe poisoned his two daughters before killing himself in South Africa where the family was based.  Pastor Precocious Mpofu, 36, and his daughters Shalom (11) and Panashe (7) were laid to rest at Luveve cemetery in Bulawayo, Zimbabwe on Saturday.  Mpofu allegedly forced his two daughters to drink a drainage cleaning chemical […]

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October 7, 2018

A group of worshipers, all said to be women, have been arrested by police in an unregistered church during what was said to be called a prayer session. Aside the pastor, all the worshipers were women and were naked. According to sources, the arrest took place on Tuesday at a private owned apartment in Rukiga, northern […]

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Rape: Catholic Nun Demands Bishop’ s Resignation

September 16, 2018

Spokesman of the archdiocese of Bombay, India, Fr Nigel Barrett, has advised Bishop Franco Mulakkal of Jalandhar, to step down from his post pending an inquiry into the case of sexual harassment involving a nun. The Roman Catholic Bishop is accused of repeatedly raping the nun in Kerala over two years. The 46-year-old nun alleged […]

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Why Christians By Virtue of Their Faiths Should Encourage Adoption

September 16, 2018

Adoption is still a topic that is dealt with a lot of disdain in Africa. People have even said how it is not our culture and tradition. Religious people would often times criticize a person who adopt as being faithless. I find that ridiculous. Each time folks testify that they waited on God for 20 […]

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MFM founder files N10bn libel suit against Sowore, Sahara Reporters

September 3, 2018

The General Overseer, Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministry, Dr Daniel Olukoya, has filed a libel suit against the Publisher of Sahara Reporters, Mr Omoyele Sowore, demanding N10bn in damages. In the suit filed before the Akwa Ibom State High Court in Uyo, the MFM founder said he was constrained to take legal action against […]

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Archbishop demands Pope’s resignation

September 1, 2018

The archbishop who sparked a crisis in the Catholic Church by calling on Pope Francis to resign has denied he was motivated by personal vendetta and said he sought to show that corruption had reached the top levels of the Church hierarchy. Archbishop Carlo  Vigano has gone into hiding since conservative media published an 11-page […]

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‘Why isn’t there a place in the church for the divorced? – Nigerian OAP, Dotun asks

August 26, 2018

According to Cool FM’s Dotun, ‘why isn’t there a place in the church for the divorced? He then went on to say, ‘all you hear is single & married. Isn’t that a sort of stereotype? Why is there no church programs for the divorced to encourage or elevate their minds to try again or even re-evaluate […]

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Nigeria priest arrested over ‘drug gang’ curse

August 22, 2018

A 94-year-old traditional priest has been arrested in Nigeria after cursing the alleged perpetrators of a recent spate of violence. Anazo Ilomuanya was hired by a group of youths attempting to end killings affecting Ozubulu town, in the south-east of the country, police say. The police arrested the traditional priest after local people complained. The […]

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Baby with brain tumour miraculously recovers after Pope Francis kissed her

August 20, 2018

When Pope Francis kissed baby Gianna Masciantonio in 2015, some saw it as an encouraging sign. The then one-year-old had been diagnosed with a brain tumour. Doctors had not expected that she would make it to her first birthday, but she overcame the odds — and days after her birthday, Pope Francis kissed her head, […]

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Video for Discussion : Wole Soyinka’s View on Religion

August 20, 2018

Wole Soyinka is an adroit respected around the world for his intellectual contributions to the world of literature and poems but he has never shied away from his belief that religion should be scrapped for the betterment of humanity. In a seeming contradiction, he placed premium on Yoruba religious beliefs in some of his works. […]

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Some Universities in Northern Nigeria Don’t Allow Christians to Worship in Campuses – Rev Fr Matthew Hassan Kukah

August 17, 2018

The Bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Sokoto, Matthew Kukah, says some tertiary institutions in Northern Nigeria have over the years refused to allocate spaces within their premises for their Christian studentss to worship. Speaking at a book launch organised by Premiumtimes, Kukah accused northern governors of aiding the alleged injustice. “As I’m talking […]

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Nigerian pilgrims defrauded in an attempt to fix gold and silver teeth during hajj

August 12, 2018

Nigerian pilgrims have been defrauded in an attempt to fix gold and silver teeth during hajj in Saudi Arabia – Many of the pilgrims have also lost their Basic Traveling Allowances (BTA) to the same set of fraudsters – Alhaji Musa Yahya Abubakar, the coordinator of FCT Pilgrims decried the way some pilgrims become so […]

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