Thirty-four Chilean bishops announced their resignation Friday over a child sex abuse scandal within the Church in Chile that has come to haunt the reign of Pope Francis. “We, all the bishops present in Rome, have tendered our resignation to...
A chieftain of the All Progressives Grand Alliance, APGA, in Anambra State and the immediate past National Publicity Secretary of the party, Barrister Ifeatu Obi-okoye, Thursday, stated that the party has resolved to shut its doors on the embattled...
Florida man, Patrick Shurod Campbell, 27, was booked into Palm Beach County’s Main Detention Centre, allegedly for abusing his dog, Dimitri. Authorities received a complaint about the abuse after a 911 caller reported hearing “slamming noises” from Campbell’s apartment, according...
The Obi of Onitsha, Igwe Alfred Nnaemeka Achebe, on Tuesday, warned various church denominations against rivalry and competition among the leaders of the church in Nigeria. The monarch described the in-fighting among the Christians as ‘lack of faith in Christ’...
The World Bank Group has expressed satisfaction with the performance of the Nigerian economy as it continues on the path to growth. The commendation was contained in a statement by the bank on Monday, after the conclusion of a visit...
Nobel Literature laureate, Wole Soyinka, has said that for the fight against corruption in Nigeria to succeed, the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) has to beam its searchlight on some country’s former leaders. He said “until we make some...
Operatives of the Rapid Response Squad of the Lagos State Police Command have arrested a gang of robbers for allegedly stealing phones from prostitutes in Ogun State and selling the valuables to sex workers in Lagos. The two suspects –...
Sex Versus Destiny After the choir practice, Brother John was seeing sister Joy off as their usual custom was. John: Sister Joy, how about what I told you last time? Joy: Please... Don't just start again, if you don't want to see...
Former President Olusegun Obasanjo has come under attack from a section of his kinsmen, under the aegis of Yoruba Ronu Leadership Forum, for campaigning against President Muhammadu Buhari ahead of the 2019 general election. In a strongly worded statement signed...
The National Executive Council, NEC, of the apex Igbo cultural organisation, Ohanaeze Ndigbo Worldwide, has passed a vote of confidence on its President General, Chief Nnia Nwodo. At an emergency meeting of Ohanaeze in Enugu Monday, the NEC said that...