Friday, November 22, 2019

Court Strikes Out Busola Dakolo’s Rape Suit, Fines Her N1m

A High Court in Bwari, Abuja on Thursday threw out the case filed by Photographer, Busola Dakolo against Pastor Biodun Fatoyinbo of the Commonwealth of Zion Assembly (COZA). This came after Fatoyinbo filed an objection and an affidavit at the Court reiterating that Busola’s statements were false and concocted to embarrass, scandalise and ridicule Fatoyinbo. He...

Frustration, Depression Leading Causes Of Suicide – Family Doctor

WARNS THE CHURCH AGAINST UNHEALTHY ELEVATION OF MEMBERS’ EXPECTATIONS, UNHEALTHY ACHIEVEMENT MOTIVATION AND UNREALISTIC MESSAGES OF PROSPERITY Frustration and depression have become the leading causes of increasing suicide cases in the world today, according to Dr Akin Moses, the Chief Consultant Family Physician and Director of Training, Department of Family Medicine, National Hospital, Abuja. Speaking...

How To Ease The Pains Of Retirement- Uche Onyemobi

‘‘If you want to have a good retirement, stay close to your family. Develop a positive attitude, learn to be friendly. Be cautious of how you spend your money,’’ Uche Onyemobi, a facilitator at DIVCCON 2019 said Wednesday in Abuja. Speaking at a seminar entitled ‘‘The Christian and Retirement’’, Onyemobi underscored the importance of retirement...

Ugandan Bishop To Christians: Stop Running From Pillar To Post

The Rt. Revd. Prof Alfred Olwa, Bishop of the Diocese of Lango in Uganda Wednesday in Abuja asked Christians to stop running from one place to the other because they want to see the power of God at work. He was speaking on “The victory that overcomes the world, even our faith” on the third...

Anglican Church Has No Rift With Kaduna Govt., El-Rufai, Says Archbishop Lamido

The Anglican Church has no rift with Kaduna Governor Nasir El-Rufai, the Archbishop of Kaduna Province has said. Archbishop Buba Lamido, who today led other Anglican Bishops from the North-West on a visit to Malam Nasir El-Rufai said they had come to appreciate the governor for his decision to preserve St. George’s Church, Sabon-Gari. He...

Otedola donates N5bn to north-east intervention

Femi Otedola, billionaire entrepreneur, has donated N5 billion to Save the Children, the 100-year United Kingdom-based charity, to support its intervention in the north-east. This is arguably the largest individual donation to charity in Nigeria’s history. “My father, Mr. Femi Otedola, has been at the forefront of supporting worthy causes,” she said. “It is in this spirit...

Unemployment: 29,000 applicants battle for 1.500 jobs in Ogun

Ogun State governor, Dapo Abiodun has said a total of 29,000 applicants are currently jostling to fill the 1,500 existing vacancies in public primary and secondary schools in the state. Abiodun, in a statement by his Chief Press Secretary, Kunle Somorin said the 29,000 people applied for the jobs through the recruitment window of the...

Kogi Polls: Unknown thugs burns down SDP Secretariat in Lokoja

Five days to the Kogi State governorship elections, suspected political thugs, early Monday morning, burnt down the Kogi State Social Democratic Party (SDP) state secretariat in Lokoja. Recall that the SDP secretariat was earlier attacked on Sunday where windows and doors of the Secretariat were shattered while banners, posters and other campaign materials at the...

‘A Woman’s Desire To Be A Wife Remains Same’ – Primate Okoh

The Primate of the Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion), Most Rev. Nicholas Okoh has charged Christians not to be deceived or carried away by the theories being propagated about same-sex marriage, saying man and woman are different and created by God to complement each other. He gave this charge at the solemnisation of holy matrimony...

When You Leave The Church That Nurtured You, It Is Foolishness – Primate Okoh

The Primate of all Nigeria, Anglican Communion, The Most Rev. Nicholas D. Okoh has termed it irresponsible thinking for a person to leave a church that has fed and nurtured him or her, because of a problem that he or she could fix. He said many individuals are fed, clothed, educated by a church...

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