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Nigeria Has No Policy That Violates Religious Freedom, FG Replies US Senators

Federal government has condemned the call by five American senators re-designating Nigeria as a country of particular concern over alleged violation of religious freedom. It would be recalled that five US senators had recently asked the US Secretary of State,

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Intensify Prayers Against Insecurity – JNI Urges Muslims

Rahila Abdullahi, Kaduna Jama’atu Nasril Islam, JNI, yesterday, urged Muslims to intensify prayers against insecurity in the country. The group gave the charge in a statement issued by the Secretary-General, Dr Khalid Aliyu in Kaduna, following the commencement of the Muslim

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Sokoto Assembly Committee On Religious Affairs Satisfied With PWA Preparedness

Ibrahim Goronyo,Sokoto All the necessary arrangements have been concluded by the State Pilgrims Welfare Agency for the commencement of the airlift of the state intending pilgrims on Sunday. The Permanent Secretary of the Agency, Alhaji Shehu Muhammad Dange stated this

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2023: Get Your PVC To Alter Non-performing Leaders, Cleric Urges Nigerians

Ikhili Ebalu, Benin City The Chief Imam of Benin Central Mosque, Alhaji Abdufatah Enabulele, has urged Nigerians to get their Permanent Voters Card (PVC) with the view of changing leaders who did not meet their expectations. He said this in

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Dig Out The Root Cause Of Insecurity Before Attacking Its Problems-Religious Leader

Ibrahim Goronyo, Sokoto Nigeria as a nation born on October 1st 1960 have been practicing two major religions-Islam and Christianity right from time immemorial. All the two religions are fighting against corruption, thuggery, banditry and all forms of social vices

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Benue South 2023: Apa, Agatu PDP Stakeholders Back Ogaji’s Senatorial Ambition

By Abdulateef Bamgbose The senatorial ambition of former Executive Chairman of Oju Local Government and established business mogul, Chief Hon. Bright Igodo Ogaji, got yet another boost on Thursday, as stakeholders of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP) in Apa and

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NSCDC Deploys 1,200 Personnel For Easter Celebration In Osun

Akintade Richard, Osogbo Nigeria Security and Civil Defence Corps, NSCDC, Osun State Command, said yesterday that it had deployed 1,200 personnel to provide security before, during and after the Easter celebration. Commandant Emmanuel Ocheja, who spoke through the command’s public

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Gov Matawalle Hosts Zamfara Workers To Ramadan Breakfast 

FAhmad Ibrahim, Gusau Zamfara State governor, Mohammed Matawalle hosted workers under the auspices of the Nigeria Labour Congress, NLC, to a Ramadan breakfast (Iftar) at his residence in Gusau, to mark the end of the 10th day of Ramadan, urging them

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Edo Partners NAHCON On Digital Database For Muslims

Ikhili Ebalu, Benin City The Edo State Government through the Edo State Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Board (EDSMPWB) is partnering with the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) to develop a digital database of all Muslims in the state. The Chairman,

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Zamfara To Host 1.5m Tijjaniya Sect Followers on Maulud

Ahmad Ibrahim Gusau The People of Zamfara State had made adequate arrangements to host 1.5 million people from within and outside the country, coming to celebrate the 36th edition of Maulud of Shek Ibrahim Inyas, on Saturday, March 5. Chairman

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