Catholic Bishops Conference of Nigeria
Catholics defy Abuja downpour, protest against pervasive insecurity
Thousand of Catholics yesterday defied the first rain of the year in Abuja to protest against the worsening insecurity in the country. The march, which started from the National Christian Centre and terminated at the Our Lady Queen of Nigeria
Catholic bishops bring Pope into Chibok, Dapchi schoolgirls’ case
Catholic Bishop of Nnewi, Hilary Okeke, has raised hope on the fate of the abducted Chibok and Dapchi schoolgirls in the North East, particularly Miss Leah Shuaibu. He assured that the bishops were not relenting in efforts to recover the girls, some of whom have spent five years in captivity. According to him, the Catholic…
How not to sacrifice freedom of expression
The Catholic Bishops Conference of Nigeria (CBCN) met with President Muhammadu Buhari on May 2, 2016 and the full text of the address by the President of CBCN was published by The Guardian on May 6.
Catholic bishops urge Jonathan, Buhari to accept results
THE Catholic Bishops Conference of Nigeria (CBCN) has called on the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) and All Progressives Congress (APC) to accept the results as declared by the Independent National Electoral Commission (INEC) and make no recourse to violence if it is found unacceptable.