Gunmen attack Catholic priest, mourners in Kaduna
Southern Kaduna Peoples Union (SOKAPU) has accused President Muhammadu Buhari and Kaduna State Governor Nasir el-Rufai of not showing concern to their plight over attacks by herdsmen.
The imperative of Ramadan in a time of COVID-19
Some persons will wonder why a Catholic Priest should write in positive regard of the celebration of Ramadan. The world has been challenged by religious fanaticism.
Another Catholic priest kidnapped in Enugu
Unknown gunmen, Friday night, kidnapped Rev Fr. Theophilus Ndulue, the parish priest of St Patrick’s Catholic Church, Ihuonyia, Amansiodo, Ndiagu Oghe, Ezeagu in Enugu State.
Murder of Catholic priest ignites protest in Enugu
The murder of a Catholic Priest in Enugu State, Rev. Fr. Paul Offu, yesterday, sparked off protest in the state, as his colleagues marched around the city to press for improved security.
We Nigerians are institutionalised
Yes, we have been jailed for decades. Our institutionalisation began long long ago. Centuries ago, our jail sentence began when Catholic priest recommended...
Kidnapped Enugu priest killed, buried
Six days after he was kidnapped by unknown gunmen from his parish, a Catholic Priest, Rev Fr. Clement Rapuluchukwu Ugwu, was yesterday morning found dead. Ugwu was kidnapped from his parish house at St. Mark's Catholic Church, Obinofia, Ndiuno in Ezeagu local government area of Enugu State on March 13, at about 9:00p.m. The gunmen…
French Priest Jailed For Sexual Abuse
A French priest was Friday sentenced to five years, two without parole, for sexually assaulting four young female parishioners, one of whom was just nine when the offences started, and embezzling 100,000 euros ($115,000) to pay one of his victims. The trial was held behind closed doors at Colmar Criminal Court, in northeast France, which…
Rain storm kills 5, injures Catholic Priest, others in Jalingo
No fewer than five people were killed and many others sustained various degrees of injuries by windstorm in Jalingo, Taraba State on Saturday morning. The windstorm also destroyed several houses, offices, schools, police officers Mess, worship places among others. The Police Public Relations Officer in the state ASP David Misal confirmed the incident to the…
Mass Wedding: Catholic priest sponsors 136 couples in Nasarawa state
Reverend Fr. Lawrence Soja-Anyembugu, Parish Priest in charge of St Sylvester Catholic Church, New Nyanya, Nasarawa state, has sponsored the marriage of 136 couples within two weeks. Soja-Anyembugu, announced this to newsmen on Saturday during the marriage matrimony of 83 couples in commemoration of his 10th priestly anniversary in St Patrick Catholic Church, Akwanga, Akwanga…