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31 May
Let us compare Emefiele with Reverend Father Hyacinth Alia of the Catholic Church, who left the ecclesiastical temple to join the Governorship race in Benue State
29 May
Pope Francis said on Sunday he would name 21 new cardinals across the world at the end of August to reflect "a wide variety of cultures" within the Catholic Church.
8 Sep 2021
A Spanish bishop and exorcist has stepped down to start a new life after falling in love with a divorced author of satanic-themed eroticas. Xavier Novell, 52, announced last month that he was resigning from his post as Bishop of Solsona in Catalonia for "strictly personal reasons". On Monday, it was revealed by Religion Digital,…
18 Feb 2021
As Christians marked the beginning of lent all over the world yesterday, Catholic adherents in Cross River State prayed for peace and an end of the COVID-19 pandemic.
11 Dec 2020
As a matter of fact, very many people, very, very many of our compatriots outside the Catholic Church and faith, and outside the Catholic Diocese of Ekiti would not have heard of him either.
11 Sep 2020
Pope Francis has described sex and eating a well cooked meal as "simply divine" pleasures from God. Pope Francis, who is the religious head of over 1.3 billion Catholic around the world, spoke with Italian writer Carlo Petrini, who has compiled several conversations with the pope for a new book. "Pleasure arrives directly from God,…
12 Apr 2020
Pope Francis broke with centuries of tradition to livestream Easter Sunday mass to those suffering in the solitude...
21 Mar 2020
The United States has long loved its drive-ins and drive-throughs: for movies, fast food, pharmacies and banking. Now the coronavirus pandemic has added a new one: Catholic confessions. With his church closed due to the outbreak, Scott Holmer turned to the tried-and-tested method in this nation of car-lovers. Every day except Sunday, and if the…
9 Mar 2020
No fewer than 80,000 Catholic faithful in Anambra State yesterday protested against what they called dangerous killings, extreme insecurity, kidnappings and others in Nigeria.
14 Oct 2018
Slain Salvadoran archbishop Oscar Romero and Pope Paul VI, Catholic giants who sparked controversy during their lifetimes, joined the church's highest rank Sunday with an elevation to sainthood. Pope Francis wore a blood-stained rope belt which belonged to Romero, who was murdered at the altar, as he lead the ceremony in front of tens of…
15 Sep 2018
Governor of Imo State, Rochas Okorocha, has commiserated with the Catholic community and the family of slain priest of the church, Revd. Fr. Jude Egbom. The Late Egbom, until he was gruesomely shot while he went to cut his hair during the week, was the priest of St. Patrick Catholic Church, Amucha, Njaba Local Council…
6 Jul 2018
As a parish priest, I had a strategy which I still value in peace building, conflict prevention, conflict management and conflict transformation. Whenever, I was posted to a new parish, my first task was to pay courtesy visit to the traditional rulers and chief imams. I introduce activities that often bring together youths from different…


46 mins ago
Sir: The recent action carried out by the Ogun State Governor, Prince Dapo Abiodun, in renaming the Tai Solarin College of Education, Science and Technology after the Awujale, Oba Sikiru Adetona, though seen as commendable is also capable of setting a bad precedent for the remaining educational institutions in Nigeria.   While it is true that…
57 mins ago
Nigeria Academy of Pharmacy (NAPHARM) is set to induct 20 leading pharmacists into its hallowed ranks on December 8, 2022. The inductees are drawn from a wide array of disciplines, including research and development, management, industrial pharmacy, among others. Some of the more notable prospective inductees include Deputy Vice Chancellor (Academics) of the University of…
1 hour ago
The official flag off of the long awaited crude oil drilling in the North is a historical landmark that could change the economic landscape in Nigeria if properly managed. Coming 66 years after oil was discovered in the Niger Delta, the development is a laudable and indeed, a good omen to have oil in the North.…
1 hour ago
Independent Corrupt Practices and Other Related Offences Commission (ICPC) spokesperson, Azuka Ogugua, has called for end to corruption at all levels. He disclosed this at the Anti-Corruption Star Award, organised by Step Up Nigeria, in Ikeja, Lagos State, noting that doing the right thing shouldn’t be limited to a person. Executive Director, Step Up Nigeria,…
1 hour ago
Leading Nigerian law firm, Templars, and Ghanaian law firm, Ampem Chambers, have announced collaboration to launch a new law firm to be known as Templars in Ghana. The new firm will service clients across all sectors of the Ghanaian economy, including mining, energy, infrastructure, financial services, education, franchising, telecommunications and fintech. As a result of…