Friday, November 22, 2019

Kidnapped Appeal Court Judge Regains Freedom, Narrates All That Happened

Justice Chioma Nwosu-Iheme of the Benin Division of the Court of Appeal has regained her freedom, two weeks after she was abducted from the Edo State Capital. The Commissioner of Police, Edo Command, Danmallam Mohammed confirmed that the judge was rescued from kidnappers and has been reunited with her family. Her abduction had led to public...

Coptic Patriarch Opens Door For Egyptian Christians To Visit Israel

The Coptic Orthodox patriarch, Pope Tawadros (Theodore) II of Alexandria, has relaxed the prohibition on Egyptian Christians and Copts from visiting Israel. In a 14 Oct 2019 interview on France 24 Arabic TV, Theodore encouraged Copts to visit Jerusalem. Israel is a country like any other country, he said, and expressed support for an agreement...

Diocese Of Lokoja Celebrates Its Silver Jubilee

The Diocese of Lokoja Anglican Communion came together to celebrate, not just 154 years of Christianity in the area, but most importantly their togetherness as a Diocese. To them, it was 25 years of God’s faithfulness and being united. The history of the Diocese of Lokoja Church of Nigeria would not be complete without making...

‘Please Leave Anglican Communion’: Archbishop Glenn Tells Same-Sex Marriage Supporters

Anglican Archbishop of Sydney Glenn Davies has told Anglican supporters of same-sex marriage they should leave the church rather than "betray God's word" in a scathing speech condemning progressive elements within the faith. He said the church must focus on "evangelising Australia" rather than "the constant pressure to change our doctrine in order to satisfy...

My Refusal To Do A Second Term – Bishop Asaju

The Rt. Rev'd Prof. Dapo Folorunsho Asaju is Vice-Chancellor, Ajayi Crowther University, Oyo, Oyo State. In this interview, he spoke on his refusal to do a second term; causes of corruption and insecurity in the country and how government can tackle xenophobia.   Why did you refuse the second term offer? I was appointed for a non-renewable...

Xenophobic attacks: Handle situation diplomatically, Okoh urges FG

The Primate of All Nigeria, (Anglican Communion), Most Rev. Nicholas Okoh has appealed to the Federal Government to handle xenophobic attacks on Nigerians in South Africa in a diplomatic manner, and ensure that the problem does not escalate. Speaking at the dedication of the Compass Rose Table Water Factory built by the church in Kuje,...

Learning From Survivors Of Church Sexual Abuse

We were asked in 2017 to undertake a qualitative research study into child sexual abuse by clergymen – it was exclusively perpetrated by ‘men’ – in the Diocese of Chichester. We were asked specifically to look at the ‘how’ and the ‘why’ of what happened, rather that the ‘who’, ‘what’ or ‘when’. This involved examining...

The Church Of Nigeria-Anglican Communion Produced First Hymn Book Part 2

THE CHURCH OF NIGERIA HYMNAL is set  to formulate a standard  hymnody for the Church of Nigeria and to lay emphasis on the standard of worship, biblical truth and doctrines of the conservative but progressive Anglicanism. It contains a body of hymns with the texts clearly in line with Christian faith, teaching and integrity,...

Church of Nigeria Elects Six New Bishops (Full List +Photos)

The Church Of Nigeria ( Anglican Communion) during its Episcopal Synod held at St. Peter’s Chape at Ibru International Ecumenical Centre, Agbara Otor in Delta State elected six new bishops  and translated one fill the vacancies in various dioceses which the current bishops are either retiring or had  retired. Sources at the Episcopal Synod listed...

How Ekweremadu, Nwodo, Umahi, S-East Governors Provoked IPOB –Nnamdi Kanu

The leader of the Indigenous People of Biafra, IPOB, Mazi Nnamdi Kanu, Tuesday disclosed how the former Deputy Senate President, Chief Ike Ekweremadu, President General of Ohaneze Ndigbo, Chief Nnia Nwodo, Governor of Ebonyi State, Dave Umahi and his Abia State counterpart, Dr Okezie Ikpeazu and other South East governors allegedly planned with the...

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