Breaking: Enugu Catholic Diocese lifts ban on Mbaka’s church

Rev. Fr. Mbaka and Mr. Peter Obi

Barely there months after it banned all priests and Catholic faithful from attending the Adoration Ministry, Enugu led by Rev. Fr. Ejike Mbaka, the Enugu Catholic Diocese has on Thursday lifted the ban.

The ban followed scathing remarks by Mbaka, who described Labour Party presidential candidate, Peter Obi as stingy.

The Director of communications of the Enugu Catholic Diocese, Rev. Fr. Benjamin Achi confirmed to The Nation that the Bishop lifted the ban on Mbaka’s Adoration Ministry.

He said, henceforth, masses would begin to hold at The Adoration Ground.

According to him: “I can confirm to you that the ban has been lifted. That’s the situation now. There’ll be Mass there beginning from this Sunday and subsequent Sundays”.

Announcing the resumption of activities on its verified social media handle, Fr. Mbaka informed his followers that the ministry would restart on Sunday.

He wrote: “Dear Adorers,

“To the glory of God, Adoration Ministry Enugu Nigeria Amen, starts on Sunday 2nd October, 2022 with 10am Mass at the Adoration ground Umuchigbo Iji Nike Emene Enugu State.

“God bless you miraculously as you come to worship God with us.

“Rev Fr, Ejike Mbaka”.

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