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Church Of God Needs To Stop Being Divided -Afolabi

Serving Overseer of First Love Assembly, Lagos, Pastor Simeon Afolabi has called on Christians in Nigeria to stop being divided. Afolabi who ministered at the Ministers Conference and Restoration Seminar titled Dominion Mandate on Saturday also responded to questions during the interactive session. “The Church of God needs to stop being divided. The Church has […]

How Christian Denominations Are Distributed Across Nigeria

Christians across Nigeria on September 24 2012, marked the 170th anniversary of Christianity in the country. Though according to available records, the religion is said to have been introduced and practiced in the then southern protectorate before 1842. DAYO EMMANUEL writes on the distribution of some early mainline churches into various regions of the country. […]

To encourage Mass attendance, priest gives free alcohol, money

A priest in a rural village of central Italy has started offering free alcohol to adults and crisps to children in a bid to boost Mass attendance, as part of a supermarket-style loyalty programme. In a tongue-in-cheek post on his Facebook profile, Father Gianfranco Formenton of the church of Saint Martin in Trignano, a hamlet […]

Clerics opposing FRCN Act are money launderers – Bakare

The Serving Overseer of The Latter Rain Assembly, Pastor Tunde Bakare, has condemned religious leaders in the nation who are against the Financial Reporting Council of Nigeria Act 2011. Bakare, who made this known on Sunday during his church service monitored in Lagos, described opponents of the law as lawless. He said by opposing the […]

Pentecostal Churches in Nigeria lack structure, mentorship programs- Afolabi

Presiding Pastor of the First Love Assembly Lagos, Pastor Simeon Afolabi has identified lack of structure and mentorship as major problems in the Pentecostal circle in Nigeria. Afolabi who addressed Pastors at a Ministers Conference held at The Jevinik Place, GRA, Ikeja, Lagos at the weekend said, his ministry is considering putting together a mentoring […]

Missionaries demand Fulfulde Bibles

  Nigerian missionaries have called on the Bible Society of Nigeria (BSN) to make enough copies of the Holy Bible in Fulfulde language available. A missionary to the Gando Fulani tribe of Northern Benin Republic, Pastor Olusina Sadiku said that the Fulfulde Bible is scarce and would appreciate if the BSN could intensify efforts in […]