The Senior Pastor, Dunamis International Gospel Centre (DIGC), Abuja, Dr Paul Enenche, has declared that it was high time people started defending themselves against those killing in the name of politics or religion. The fiery preacher affirmed that people would no longer fold their arms and watch others maim and waste them for no reason. He gave this message barely 24 hours after pouring out his heart on killings in Benue, Taraba States and other parts of the country. Speaking on a Friday evening service monitored by DAILY POST, the cleric backed his call for self defense from the bible and the Nigerian constitution. He recalled how God humbled former Libyan dictator, Muammar Gaddafi when he tried to call for the disintegration of Nigeria some years back....
Bishop David Oyedepo of Living Faith Church Worldwide, has placed a curse on Fulani herdsmen allegedly killing Nigerians in the country. Oyedepo, while condemning the killings by Fulani herdsmen stated that Nigeria is in a ‘state of slumber. Addressing members of his church during the ‘One night with the King’ telecast across the nation, on Saturday in Otta, Ogun State, Oyedepo declared that the ”perpetrators of the killings and their unborn children will not see peace.” According to the cleric, although the country is not at war, there are some disgruntled elements bent on destabilising Nigeria. His words, “Where are the security agents? You mean they can’t get the herdsmen arrested?” ”Those Fulani herdsmen and their unborn children will not see peace.
The Archbishop of Kaduna Catholic Diocese, Most Rev. Matthew Man-oso Ndagoso has said that many Nigerians, including catholics, were living under the wrong impression that the Catholic church was very rich. Ndagoso, who spoke at a dinner during the formal commissioning ceremony of a newly built multi-purpose secretariat for Kaduna Diocese, said the Catholic leadership was wise and transparent in managing its scarce resources. According to him, if the Catholic was so rich as many people were claiming, its leaders would have owned private jets all over the country like other church leaders were doing. The Bishop also dismissed claims that the Pope has a mint where he prints American dollars and distributes to catholic dioceses around the world. “Many people in our country, includ
Annkio Briggs, environmental and human rights activist, has insisted that President Muhammadu Buhari’s appointments are lopsided. The Niger Delta activist maintained that Buhari gave, “critical positions” in his government to his “region, friends and people of his religion.” Speaking with Vanguard, Briggs said the Presidency lied to Nigerians by saying the current Federal Government is unbiased in its appointments. According to Annkio-Briggs, “As far back as 2015 from the portfolios of the ministerial appointments, to the National Security Adviser, NSA, Air Force, Police, Defence, Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, Department of State Services, DSS, Federal Road Safety Commission, FRSC, National Immigration Service, NIS, and many other appointments, complaints have co
Men of Oyo State Police Command have arrested three Muslim clerics in possession of two fresh human heads and human legs for the purpose of money ritual. The suspected ritualists , Babatunde Kareem, 37, Taofeek Bello, 22, and Adebayo Yusuf, 40, were paraded alongside 19 others on Wednesday at Eleyele, Ibadan. The state Commissioner of Police, Mr. Abiodun Odude stated that the suspected ritualists were arrested by the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS) of the command on November 14, 2017, in Ogbomoso. Odude added that the, “two fresh human heads and human legs were recovered from the suspects, who disclosed that the body parts were severed from corpses at a Muslim cemetery in Isale General Area, Ogbomoso. According to them, their unbridled desire to get rich quick prompted them to g
Controversial media personality, Daddy Freeze, has reacted to how Pope Francis donated his papal gold and white Lamborghini Huracan car to charity. The Pope on Wednesday morning in a ceremony in Vatican City received a white-painted special edition of Lamborghini Huracan as a gift, cost around 180,000 euros (N76m), which he later gave to charity for free. Daddy Freeze took to his Instagram page to write, “God bless the Pope, this is true Christianity. Unlike our daddy GOs, the Pope doesn’t collect tithe and gifts like these are donated to charity! ~FRZ. “Give to the needy, stop tithing to the greedy, while one Port Harcourt pastor got a private jet and Rolls Royce on his 55th birthday, our Pope was selling a Lamborghini gifted to him, to raise money for charity.” “Let’s drive t
Controversial media personality, Daddy Freeze, has again taken a swipe at the General Overseer of the Redeemed christian church of God Pastor Adeboye over the ongoing tithes controversy. This time around, Freeze says G.O Adeboye needs to brush up his biblical proficiency, countering his statement earlier that only a mad man will bring alcohol into the church. OAP freeze stressed that Pastor Adeboye has made a mockery of christianity and shamed his scriptural knowledge with such a statement. On his instagram page, he wrote “A General overseer can NEVER override the scriptures, NEVER. “That’s how one GO, who badly needs to brush up his biblical proficiency, said, “even a mad person knows you can’t drink beer in church.” “That GO made mockery of Christianity and brandished the
The Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, has faulted the anti-corruption fight of President Muhammadu Buhari, saying its ineffective and one-sided. CAN President, Samson Ayokunle, while speaking with journalists in Iwo, Osun State over the weekend said the current anti-graft fight was targeted against people from opposing political camps, while the President turned a blind eye to those perpetrating corruption around him. Ayokunle noted that for Buhari’s anti-corruption fight to be taken seriously, he must beam the searchlight on members of his cabinet and his party men. According to the CAN President, such move would send a warning signal to those around him, who might want to continue to plunder the nation. He said, “We need to caution the President in particular
The General Overseer of Foundation of Truth Ministry, Lagos State, Reverend Yomi Kasali, has admitted that most Nigerian churches build their cathedrals with proceeds of corruption. The pastor also stated that while Yorubas are very corrupt, Igbos are terribly corrupt, Hausas are corrupt beyond measures. Rev. Kasali who stated this during a sermon also said that most pastors do not care when their funds come from. He further told his congregation that any pastor who loves money does not know God, adding that most of the churches were not built with monies obtained from tithes and offering payers. Kasali said the biggest religion in Nigeria today is corruption and that when most corrupt people, like governors, gather, they also offer opening prayers to God. He said, “The prob
Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has listed its demands to the All Progressives Congress (APC) restructuring committee. MURIC 6-point demand is contained in a statement on Monday by Professor Ishaq Akintola, its president. It reads: “One: Nigerians enjoy a total of eight (8) public holidays in a year. These are Christmas Day, Boxing Day, New Year Day, Good Friday, Easter Monday, Id al-Kabir, Id al-Fitr and Maulud an-Nabiyy. Five (5) of the eight holidays belong to Christians (Christmas Day, Boxing Day, 1st January, i.e, New Year Day, Good Friday and Easter Monday). Only three (3) holidays belong to Muslims, viz, Id al-Kabir, Id al-Fitr and Maulud an-Nabiyy. ”Restructuring should give Muslims 1st Muharram. This will bring the total number of Muslim holidays to four while Christian hol