Wednesday, February 8, 2023


February 1, 2023

Over one million Catholics expected at Pope’s mass in Kinshasa

After the morning mass, Pope Francis in the afternoon was due to meet victims of violence brought to Kinshasa from the east of the country.

January 31, 2023

209 casualties recorded in Pakistan mosque attack, UN condemns bombing

According to reports, a militant group had claimed responsibility for the attack at the crowded mosque.

Mosque Bombing
January 30, 2023

Congo seeks FBI’s help to protect Pope Francis during visit to Kinshasa

In addition to the FBI, the Pope would be protected by local police, the army, with support from the Vatican’s security services.

Pope Francis and FBI operatives
January 28, 2023

Katsina residents “stoned Satan”, Sokoto Islamic cleric mocks Buhari

The cleric urged that other Nigerian leaders be treated by the people in similar way when they underperform.

Katsina residents stone Buhari’s convoy
January 28, 2023

New Naira Notes: Bishop cautions CBN against adding to Nigerians’ sufferings

Bishop of the Catholic diocese in Oyo said that governance and policies must have a human face.

Bishop, Catholic Diocese of Oyo, Emmanuel Badejo
January 27, 2023

Nasarawa governor’s 36-year-old son, Hassan Sule, is dead

Hassan Sule, son of Governor Abdullahi Sule of Nasarawa, is dead.

Hassan Sule and Governor Abdullahi Sule
January 25, 2023

Pope Francis says homosexuality not criminal

The Pope said that the criminalisation of homosexuality was “unjust.”

Pope Francis on LGBTQ flag
January 24, 2023

CDD trains 400 Islamic clerics in North-East on counter insurgency 

The Centre for Democracy and Development said that about 1,080 repentant Boko Haram members had so far benefited from its intervention.

Centre for Democracy and Development
January 22, 2023

Forum calls for establishment of Sharia court in Oyo

The forum called on the Oyo State government to establish Shariah Court since it has established Customary Court.

Shari'a law
January 22, 2023

Methodist Church enthrones first female bishop in Nigeria 

Rev. Nkechi Nwosu will serve as Bishop of Jos Diocese.

Rt Rev. Nkechi Nwosu