John Cardinal Onaiyekan
Onaiyekan calls for renewed partnership between govt , church in provision of education, health, others
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Wants govt to provide public funds for trusted religious organizations to run public schools The Archbishop Emeritus of the Abuja Catholic Archdiocese, John Onaiyekan, has called for a renewed collaboration between the church and the government in the provision of quality education, health and other humanitarian services to Nigerians. Delivering an address titled The Church…
The build-up to the 2023 general election is chaotic; it doesn’t give us cause to be optimistic that things will go well. We will be lucky if only we can have reasonable, peaceful election.
19 Dec 2021
Religious leaders have called on the Federal Government to ensure that Nigerians can move about freely and without any molestation during the yuletide.
21 Mar 2021
COVID-19 is a pandemic and the world body that regulates and approves administration of vaccines has given the go ahead.
5 Oct 2020
As Nigeria marks its diamond jubilee, there is good reason to celebrate. It has survived various types of stress and pressure – political, economic, religious, ethnic, and above all...
5 Sep 2020
Cleric Urges Removal Of Disputed Portion In CAMA Catholic Archbishop of Abuja, Most Rev. Ignatius Kaigama, and the Archbishop emeritus of the Abuja Archdiocese, John Cardinal Onaiyekan, have frowned at the recent increase in electricity tariff and price of petrol, calling on the federal government to find a way of making life livable for Nigerians. Speaking yesterday…
23 May 2020
President, Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Rev Dr. Samson Ayokunle has warned that in the ongoing relaxation of the lockdown by the Federal and state governments, the overall interest of the nation should not be compromised.
3 Mar 2020
It is true that not every injustice and violence suffered by a Christian automatically amounts to persecution.
25 Jan 2020
The Archbishop Emeritus of the Catholic Diocese of Abuja, John Cardinal Onaiyekan, has decried the new wave of killings by Boko Haram insurgents in the Northeast
22 Nov 2019
The Emeritus Archbishop of the Catholic Church, Abuja, John Cardinal Onaiyekan yesterday asked the National Universities Commission (NUC) to limit itself to the supervision of public universities, stating that it had no business overseeing private tertiary institutions.
27 May 2019
The Catholic Archbishop of Abuja, John Cardinal Onaiyekan, has enjoined President Muhammadu Buhari to adjust his leadership style...
23 May 2018
Catholics staged a nationwide protest, yesterday, calling on the Federal Government to end indiscriminate killings of innocent citizens.