The Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar, and  the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) have signed a peace pact to ease religious tensions and create a peaceful atmosphere ahead of the 2023 General elections. According to a statement issued by the immediate past CAN president, Rev. Samson Ayokunle on Wednesday, the...
The Israeli Tourism Minister, Yoel Razvozov has disclosed that Israel would soon commence direct flights to Nigeria. The development was contained in a statement made available by Head, Media and Public Relations, Nigerian Christian Pilgrim Commission (NCPC) Celestine Toruka in Abuja. Razvozor who recently disclosed this in Jerusalem during a meeting...
The Federal Capital Territory Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board has completed 2022 hajj operation, without recording any casualty and abscondment among the FCT contingent that participated in the religious exercise. According to a statement from the Board's Public Relations Officer (PRO), Muhammad Lawal Aliyu, yesterday, the airlift of FCT pilgrims to...
The Symposium of Episcopal Conferences of Africa, and Madagascar (SECAM) has elected His Eminence Richard Baawobr of Ghana as its new President. The Ghanaian Cardinal-designate was elected during the 19th Plenary Assembly of SECAM, the association of Catholic Bishops of Africa, Madagascar, and the Islands, which took place in Accra...
The new President of Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Rev. Daniel Okoh has urged Nigerians to contribute their quota to the task of nation building. Rev Okoh gave the task on Friday in Abuja during the final programme to mark the leadership transition of CAN. He also called on the masses to...
Pope Francis departed Rome on Sunday for a week-long trip to Edmonton, Canada, where he's set to apologize for the Catholic Church's role in the abuse of Canadian Indigenous children in residential schools. The Vatican has called the trip a "penitential pilgrimage," and the Pope will be welcomed in Edmonton...
The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has asked politicians in the country to stop the impersonation of clergymen, saying it is unacceptable and ungodly. CAN who gave the warning on Thursday in a statement signed by its General Secretary, Barrister Joseph Daramola reiterated that they have no link with the...
The Christian Association of Nigeria(CAN) has distanced itself from Bishops who attended the unveiling of the vice presidential candidate of the All Progressives Congress,(APC) Kashim Shettima, describing them as desperados. The Vice President of CAN (19 Northern States and Abuja) and its chairman in Kaduna State,Rev. Joseph Hayab, made this...
Nigerian President, Muhammadu Buhari has unveiled the new Nigerian National Petroleum Company Limited (NNPCLimited), as part of efforts to reposition the country’s oil and gas industry. Buhari unveiled the company on Tuesday, July 19, 2022 at the Banquet Hall of the Presidential Villa, Abuja. With the launch, NNPC has transited to...
The candidate of the PDP, Sen. Ademola Adeleke, has been declared winner of the Osun governorship election, held on July 16. Announcing the results at the INEC Collation Centre on Sunday in Osogbo, Prof. Oluwatoyin Ogundipe, who was the returning officer, said that Adeleke polled 403,371 votes to defeat his...