Breaking: At last, UK returns stolen Benin to Nigeria

October 27, 2021 Editor 0

A Benin bronze stolen from the country in 1897 has finally been returned by the Cambridge University. The British institution became the first to return the bronze to Nigerian authorities The bronze cockerel named Okukor was taken from the Benin Kingdom during a punitive expedition in 1897 when thousands of bronzes were looted by British forces. The bronze cockerel was Read More

Parliament of World Religions: Where faiths converge

October 27, 2021 Hawwah Jiddare 0

Six Nigerians attended a training on interfaith and cultural conflict mediation at the Center for Interfaith and Cultural Conflict Resolution of Drew University New Jersey in 2016. For an in-house country girl like me, it was not just the first time I would be travelling to America, but also the first time I would be meeting a lot of people Read More

Catholic priest makes u-turn, converts to Islam

September 25, 2021 Anadolu Agency 0

A Catholic priest from the US, who was influenced by 13th-century Islamic scholar, poet, and Sufi mystic Mevlana Jalaluddin al-Rumi, converted to Islam and changed his name to Ismail. Born in 1955 in the US state of North Carolina and raised in Los Angeles, Craig Victor Fenter went to a Catholic school at the request of his family and became Read More

Financial autonomy: NULGE seeks God’s intervention

September 3, 2021 Sam Obinna Ibe, 0

Irked by reluctance of state governors to implement financial autonomy across the 774 local governments in the country the National Union of Local Government Employees (NULGE) has turned to God for intervention. The union made the call at prayer session, Wednesday, across all the local government areas on the directive of the national body. Speaking during the prayer session at Read More

Traditional rulers, clergymen, others reject Caste practice in Igbo land

August 22, 2021 Bode Olagoke 0

Top clergies and traditional rulers in Mbieri community in Imo state in partnership with the National Human Rights Commission, (NHRC) have called for the abrogation of age-long Osu, Ume, Ohu, and Diala Caste practice in Igbo land. NHRC along with other non governmental organisation including Pillars of Hope Africa Initiative (POHAI) Kemdi Chino Opara Foundation, Marvico and Global Family Foundation Read More

Pam charges pilgrims not to abscond from Jordan

August 17, 2021 Chuks Nweze 0

Executive Secretary Nigerian Christian Pilgrims Commission (NCPC), Rev. Dr. Yakubu Pam, has charged pilgrims from Enugu and Benue states, embarking on pilgrimage to Jordan, not to abscond but to come back to Nigeria after their spiritual peregrination. Pam, who gave the charge to over 300 pilgrims, who were airlifted from the Enugu International Airport to Jordan on Sunday, said Nigeria Read More

Police arrest IPOB chief priest, recover explosives, others

August 11, 2021 Chidiebere Iwuoha 0

Imo Police Command says it is on record that the remnants of the Indigenous Peoples of Biafra(IPOB) now patronize spiritual churches for fortification. This is contained in a press statement issued to newsmen and signed by the Command’s spokesman, CSP Mike Abattam, Tuesday.  According to him, the patronage to spiritual churches was confirmed on 4/8/2021, at about 1820 hours, while  interrogating suspects arrested Read More

Airforce debunks reports of another plane crash in kaduna

July 18, 2021 Benjamin Samson 0

The Nigerian Airforce (NAF) has debunked report by an online medium (Daily Post) that an its Alpha jet crashed in Kaduna.According to the medium, “The fighter jet left Yola, the Adamawa capital, this morning (Sunday) to go clear bandits before it was reportedly gone down.”Quoting a source, the medium said the location was given as “somewhere in Kaduna state”.Similarly, Daily Read More

Breaking: Catholic church ‘bans’ Mbaka

June 4, 2021 Editor 0

Popular Priest and the spiritual director of Adoration Ministries Enugu Nigeria (AMEN) Rev. Fr Ejike Mbaka has been reortedly banned from making comment on partisan politics. This was disclosed in a letter to Fr. Mbaka, by Callistus Onaga, Catholic bishop of Enugu diocese. He also converted the adoration ministry to chaplaincy. The letter, which is dated June 3, contains the diocesan directives Read More

Eid – el – Fitri: Omo – Agege greets Muslims

May 13, 2021 Taiye Odewale, 0

As Muslim faithful observe the Eid- del – Fitri celebration , the Deputy President of the Senate , Senator Ovie Omo – Agege declared  that with the conclusion of Ramadan fasting, Nigeria and the entire world needs a continuation of the self-control, godliness and generosity towards others. Expressing felicitations with Nigerian Muslims in a statement issued in Abuja Thursday, Omo-Agege Read More

Breaking: Protest turns jubilation in Enugu as Mbaka returns

May 5, 2021 Editor 0

Protesting residents of Enugu suddenly started jubilating after the Spiritual Director of Adoration Ministry Rev. Fr. Ejike Mbaka was sighted. Blueprint gathered that Fr. Mbaka who returned in a private vehicle also joined his supporters to celebrate barely 24 hours after he wasn’t seen around his domain. Details loading…

Breaking: Confusion over whereabouts of Mbaka… He’s not in our custody – DSS

May 5, 2021 Editor 0

Ohanaeze Ndigbo Youth Council, on Wednesday, are currently asking of where the spiritual director of Adoration Ministry Rev. Fr. Ejike Mbaka. Already, protest is presently ongoing in front of the Catholic Bishop’s court in Enugu where his supporters gathered, chatting and asking where the fiery father Mbaka. President-General of OYC, Mazi Okwu Nnabuike, alleged that Mbaka was last seen on Read More

Police nab 30 secret cult members, 3 kidnappers in Oyo

April 22, 2021 Bayo Agboola 0

Oyo state Commissioner of Police, CP Vivian Ngozi Onadeko, Thursday said the command has arrested 30 suspected secret cult members and three suspected kidnappers. CP Ngozi Onadeko stated this during a press briefing held at the Oyo state Police Command headquarters in Eleyele area of Ibadan on the activities of the command in the past few days. The Commissioner of Read More

Sultan thumbs up Christians, Muslims on inter-religious harmony

April 12, 2021 Oyibo Salihu 0

The Sultan of Sokoto, Muhammed Sa’ad Abubakar III has expressed gratitude to the people of Kogi state over inter-religious harmony in the state. The Sultan gave the commendation Saturday during the inauguration of 1,800 seat capacity Anyigba Central Mosque built by former governor of Kogi state, Alhaji Ibrahim Idris. Speaking at the inauguration, the Sultan and Head of the Islamic Read More

15 Hadiths About Ramadan

April 1, 2021 Editorial IV 0

The blessed month of Ramadan is around; it is time for worship and soul purification. Reading the Prophet’s hadiths about Ramadan and its blessings will make you more eager to enjoy the exceptionally spiritual, soul-nourishing experience of Ramadan. So, we collected for you 15 hadtiths related to Ramadan. They highlight the status of the blessed month, its merits, rewards and special offers, as Read More