Apostle Chibuzor Chinyere ‘Dr Jesus’ is far and above partisan politics

August 9, 2022 AUSTIN ASADU 0

When the late Deborah Samuel was murdered by religious fanatics at the Shehu Shagari College of Education, Sokoto, most of the politicians, governors, senators and house of reps members fell silent and it was only the venerable Apostle Chibuzor Chinyere amongst all political and religious leaders who was compassionate and courageous enough to relocate the family of the late teenager Read More

Official: Kidnapped Catholic priest regains freedom

July 5, 2022 Editor 0

The Catholic Diocese of Kafanchan, Kaduna State has confirmed the release of Rev. Fr. Emmanuel Silas, barely 24 hours after he was abducted by some  armed men. Silas was kidnapped from the parish rectory at St. Charles Catholic Church in Zambina, Kauru Local Government Area of Kaduna state in the early hours of Monday. In a statement, the Chancellor of Read More

Breaking: Terrorists murder another Catholic priest

June 25, 2022 Editor 0

Another Catholic priest, Rev Fr. Vitus Borogo, has killed by suspected terrorists in Kaduna State. This was disclosed by Rev. Fr. Christian Emmanuel of Catholic Secretariat of Nigeria in a statement. Part of the statement reads, “It is with a heavy heart, but with total submission to the will of God that we announce the death of Rev. Fr. Vitus Read More

[Breaking] Stingy comment: Catholic church bans members from attending Father Mbaka’s adoration ministry

June 18, 2022 Rosemary Moribirin 0

The Catholic Church has prohibited the founder of Adoration Ministry, Enugu, Nigeria (AMEN), Rev. Fr. Ejike Mbaka and catholic faithfuls from attending religious activities of the adoration ministry following continuous outburst that allegedly smeared the image of the church. Mbaka had earlier described Obi as a “stingy man and a joker” who is unworthy of becoming president of Nigeria. In Read More

Breaking: For joining governorship contest, Catholic church suspends priest

May 21, 2022 Editor 0

For joining the governorship race in Benue state under the platform of the ruling All Progressives Congress (APC), the Catholic Diocese of Gboko has suspended Rev Fr Hyacinth Alia. Alia reportedly picked the N50 million governorship form of the APC and had been cleared by the ruling party to participate alongside 11 there successful aspirants in the party’s primary. In Read More

Breaking: Fire guts popular Catholic church cathedral in Imo

March 21, 2022 Editor 0

Fire has reportedly erupted at a popular church known as Maria Assumpta Cathedral Catholic Archdiocese, in Owerri, Imo state capital. The fire incident according to a parishioner was triggered by an electrical fault. The church is yet to make any official statement concerning the latest development as at the time of filling this report. Details loading…

Breaking: Pope appoints new catholic archbishop of Owerri

March 6, 2022 Editor 0

The Bishop of Umuahia Catholic diocese, Most Revd (Dr.) Lucius Ugorji, has been appointed the Archbishop of Owerri in Imo state. The leader of Catholic church worldwide, Pope Francis, represented by Apostolic Nuncio to Nigeria, His Grace, Archbishop Antonio Guido Filipazzi, made the announcement on Sunday in Abuja, at the ongoing opening ceremony of the first plenary meeting of the Read More

Church suspends priest for banning Igbo songs

February 8, 2022 Blueprint 0

The Parish Priest of Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Ewu-Owa Gberigbe in Ikorodu, Lagos, Rev. Fr. James Anelu, has been “suspended” for banning Igbo songs and choruses in his parish. The Catholic Archbishop of Lagos, Alfred Martins, in a “disclaimer”, directed the priest to proceed on “an indefinite leave of absence”. Anelu was reported to have banned Igbo songs and choruses Read More

Pope Francis confers apostolic blessing on GO-varsity VC

January 7, 2022 Chuks Nweze 0

The Catholic Pontiff, Pope Francis, has conferred apostolic blessings on the vice-chancellor of Godfrey Okoye University, Enugu, Rev. Fr. Professor Christian Anieke, for excellence in education. The Pope also blessed the staff and students of the university. The deputy vice-chancellor and Sister Professor Mary Sylvia Nwachukwu, also received the certificate from the Pope in Rome during a visit to the Read More

Parishioners in mourning mood as Catholic Bishop dies on New Year

January 1, 2022 Editor 0

The Catholic Bishop Of Ilorin diocese in Kwara state Rev. Dr Paul Adegboyega Olawoore has passed on. The Bishop’s health was at critical state according to a Parishioner shortly before December 31, 2021 Cross over service. A member of his church Aloy Chukwuemeka wrote on his Facebook page on January 1, 2022, “At the cathedral church last nite during the Read More

Minister tasks CWO on 16 -day activism against GBV

November 14, 2021 Ene Oshaba 0

The Minister of Women Affairs, Dame Pauline Tallen, has tasked the Catholic Women Organization (CWO) on campaign against Gender Based Violence (GBV) as the world begins 16-day activism Nov. 24. Tallen made the call in Abuja weekend, in her address at the Catholic Women Organization (CWO) 2021 Reunion and Mediatrix Awards held with  the theme: “Think and Act with the Read More