Category: Religion

Bwatiye People of Adamawa State Unveils New Bible in Their Native Tongue

The Bwatiye people of Adamawa State, Nigeria, has unveiled a historic translation of the New Testament into their indigenous language. The Bwatiye, known to reside in...

Two Nigerian Pilgrims Die in Madina, One by Suicide

In a statement released by Saudi authorities, it was confirmed that two Nigerian pilgrims lost their lives while in Madina. One of the pilgrims, Hajia Hawawu from Kwara...

Synagogue Church Remembers Prophet TB Joshua, Marks Third Year Anniversary

The founder of the Synagogue Church of Nations (SCOAN), the late Prophet Temitope Balogun Joshua has been described as a man who touched the lives of millions and who...

Saudi Arabia Declares June 16 As Sallah Day

The authorities of Saudi Arabia have announced 16th of June, 2024 as the day for the celebration of this year Eid al-Adha (Sallah).  This announcement was given on...

Respect for Religion Requested: MURIC Urges Organized Labour to Consider Sallah Celebrations and Avoid Creating Hardships for Muslims

The Muslim Rights Concern (MURIC) has issued a scathing criticism of the Nigerian Labour Congress (NLC), accusing them of plotting to sabotage the upcoming Salah...

Sowore Blasts MFM Founder Olukoya, Compares Him to Convicted Killer Reverend King for Alleged Abuse of Church Members

Human rights activist and #RevolutionNow convener, Omoyele Sowore, has compared the General Overseer of Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministry, Daniel Olukoya, to the...

Sowore Blasts MFM Founder Olukoya, Compares Him to Convicted Killer Reverend King for Alleged Abuse of Church Members

Human rights activist and #RevolutionNow convener, Omoyele Sowore, has compared the General Overseer of Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministry, Daniel Olukoya, to the...

Sowore Blasts MFM Founder Olukoya, Compares Him to Convicted Killer Reverend King for Alleged Abuse of Church Members

Human rights activist and #RevolutionNow convener, Omoyele Sowore, has compared the General Overseer of Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministry, Daniel Olukoya, to the...

Islam and the Washing Machine: Social Critic, Oluwaseyifunmi Oyetunbi, Lambasts Imam’s Misguided Interpretation of Quran

Social critic Oluwaseyifunmi Oyetunbi has strongly condemned an Imam’s interpretation of the Quran that reportedly forbade women from using washing machines to...

Tragedy Strikes, Many Feared Dead as Lagos Mosque Collapses

A tragic incident unfolded in Lagos as a mosque collapsed, trapping many worshippers beneath the rubble and leaving several feared dead. As the harrowing details...

Living Faith Founder’s Son, Isaac Oyedepo, Reveals Struggle with Pornography Addiction

Isaac Oyedepo, the son of prominent Nigerian clergyman and founder of Living Faith Church, Bishop David Oyedepo, has opened up about his personal struggle with...

‘Give First Salary to Your Father, Not Your Pastor,’ Renowned Actor Kanayo Kanayo Insists on Ancestral Blessing

In a bold declaration of his priorities, Kanayo Kanayo denounced pastors and declared that it is more important to honor one’s father with a first paycheck than to...

Biblical Prophets Had Many Wives: CCC Leader’s Son Debates Polygamy in Bible, Claims No Prophet Had Single Spouse

Olatosho Mathew Oshoffa, the 10th son and 20th child of the CCC’s late founder, Bilewu Oshoffa, has stirred controversy with his recent revelation that polygamy is...

Dunamis Church Member Forgives Pastor, Congregation

Anyim Vera, the church member at the center of the false testimony controversy at Dunamis Church International, has demonstrated extraordinary grace in the wake of the...

Did She Lie or Not? Pastor Enenche Ignites Online Fury by Accusing Church Member of False Testimony

In an incident that has attracted widespread condemnation, Pastor Paul Enenche, the senior minister at Dunamis International Gospel Centre in Abuja, Nigeria, has...

Sultan Declares Eid-el-Fitr Without New Moon Sighting, Date Set for Wednesday

The Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar, announced that April 10 would be the date of Eid-Fitri. The Sultan of Sokoto, Sa’ad Abubakar, announced the date of...

Governor Adeleke Urges Faith and Prayer as Solutions to Nigeria’s Economic Challenges

Osun State Governor Ademola Jackson Adeleke has urged Muslims in the state to increase their prayers and spiritual efforts to help alleviate the current economic crisis...

Midfielder Diawara Refuses to Play for French National Team over Ban on Fasting During Ramadan

French midfielder Mahamadou Diawara has quit the French Under-19 squad over new regulations that ban players from fasting during Ramadan. The regulations, put in place...

Nigerian Universities Sued for Banning Christian Fellowship on Campus Since 2017

Christian Association of Nigeria and Alliance Defending Freedom sue two universities in Katsina State over ban on Christian groups from holding fellowship meetings and...

Freedom of Religion Questioned as Hisbah Board Detains 11 Muslims in Kano for Eating during Ramadan

A group of 11 people were detained by the Hisbah Board in the Nigerian state of Kano, accused of eating during Ramadan. This has sparked debate about the extent of the...

Muslim Community in Inisa Accuses Gov. Adeleke of Ignoring Court Order Regarding Appointment of Chief Imam

In response to Governor Adeleke’s appointment of Alufa Akeem as Chief Imam of the Inisa Central Mosque, the Muslim community in Inisa has raised serious concerns....

Kumuyi Urges Christians to Focus on Helping the Poor Rather Than Giving to the Church

Dr. William Kumuyi, General Superintendent of the Deeper Life Bible Church, urges Christians to use their offerings to help those in need rather than giving it to the...

Controversial Islamic Cleric Calls for Death of First Lady Remi Tinubu

An Islamic cleric has sparked controversy by making a derogatory remark about First Lady Oluremi Tinubu’s faith. Many have criticized the cleric’s comments...

RCCG General Overseer, Bishop Adeboye, Says Nigeria’s Crisis Requires Spiritual Solutions

The general overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), bishop Enoch Adeboye, has said that the problems confronting Nigeria will require some spiritual...

Woman Credits Yul Edochie’s Online Church Service for Miraculous Healing

A Facebook user, Angela Uzoma expressed gratitude to Nollywood actor turned Pastor, Yul Edochie of the True Salvation Ministries (TSM) for the healing she miraculously...

Those Paid to Serve in Church Will Never Escape Poverty – Salvation Ministries’ Pastor David Ibiyeomie Says

Pastor David Ibiyeomie, the General Overseer of Salvation Ministries in Port Harcourt, has stated that anyone who is paid for rendering service in the house of God will...

Nollywood Actor Yul Edochie Establishes Church, Gains Support from Renowned Pastor

Nollywood actor Yul Edochie has unveiled his Christian ministry, an online church. The 42-year-old actor made the announcement on his social media page and this has...

WATCH: “Your Colleagues Will Come To You For Food” – Pastor Adeboye tells his church members in a now-deleted post

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Frodd Reveals How TB Joshua Supported Him Financially During His University Years

Big Brother Naija Star, Frodd, has revealed that in 2010, at a difficult time, prophet TB Joshua paid for his university education and also gave him 8,000 Naira a day...

TB Joshua’s Daughter Speaks Out About Alleged Abuse by Her Father

A three-part investigative documentary done by the BBC has revealed how the late Nigerian Pastor, Temitope Balogun Joshua, better known as TB Joshua constantly abused...

Former Disciples and Synagogue Church Members Accuses TB Joshua of Sexual Assault and Forced Abortions

Former female disciples of Pastor Temitope Balogun Joshua, better known as TB Joshua has narrated how they were allegedly raped by the cleric when they were still...

Preacher Allegedly Murdered in Ogun Motor Park, Buried by Roadside

A graduate of Computer Science at the Olabisi Onabanjo University, Ago-Iwoye, Ogun State, Oluwatosin Onadipe, was said to have died after he was allegedly hit with an...

WATCH: Churchgoers Crawl Under Pastor for a ‘Prosperous New Year’ – A Surprising Trend for 2023

Bishop Oyedepo Releases Powerful Prophetic Declarations for the Year 2024

Bishop David Oyedepo, the founder and General Overseer of Living Faith Church aka Winners’ Chapel, has released prophetic declarations for 2024. He declared that it...

RCCG’s Pastor Adeboye Gives Prophecies for Year 2024

The General Overseer of Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor Enoch Adeboye has given prophecies for the year 2024. According to the Herald, Pst. Adeboye’s...

Pastor Lazarus Muoka Urges Church Members to Avoid Bringing Stolen Money to Worship Services

The founder and the General Overseer of the Lord’s Chosen Revival Movement Church based in Lagos, Pastor Lazarus Muoka, has warned his members against bringing stolen...

Professor Isa Patami Discusses Jesus’ Role in Islam

The popular Islamic scholar, author and former Minister of Communication and Digital Economy during the immediate past government of ex-President Buhari, Professor Isa...

Pastor Adeboye’s Photo Sitting on Olugbon’s Throne Sparks Controversy on Social Media

A picture of the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, sitting on the throne of the Olugbon of Orile Igbon in Oyo State, Oba...

Nigerian Methodist Pastor Explains How His Faith and Traditional Medicine Complement Each Other

A Christian cleric and lecturer, Dr Obafemi Jegede, has revealed that he practices traditional medicine as a priest of the Methodist church. He said he is passionate...

Nigerian Priest Suggests Catholic Church’s Destruction Would Eliminate Christianity

Nigerian missionary priest Reverend Father Kelvin Ugwu, who is currently stationed in Gambia, has asserted that, according to his belief, the destruction of the Catholic...

Afrobeat Star Seun Kuti Stuns Fans with Surprising Declaration of Nonbelief

Controversial Afrobeat singer, Seun Kuti, has revealed that he does not believe in God, adding that he does not support people’s perception that the supreme being is...

Street-Hop Star Portable Brings ‘Spiritual Shaku Shaku’ to Celestial Church of Christ

Street-hop artiste, Habeeb Okikiola aka Portable, performed on Friday night at the Celestial Church of Christ, Goshen Land Cathedral, in Lagos State. Portable had been...

Pastor Adeboye: Jesus May Return on October 1, But the Year is a Mystery

The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, has said Jesus Christ might return to the world on October 1 of a year that is yet to...

Pastor Adeboye’s Cheerful Take on the End of Life: ‘I’ll Die After a Great Meal’

The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Pastor Enoch Adeboye, has said he will die on a Sunday “after a good meal of pounded yam”. The...

Student’s Heartbreaking Death Highlights Challenge of Mental Health in Religious Schools

A 22-year-old student of Sheikh Kamaldeen Arabic School, Ilorin, Kwara State, has committed su!cide. According to LIB, the student, identified as Alfa Musa, was found...

Nigerian Clergyman Urges Youth to Stay and Build a Better Nigeria, Rather Than ‘Fleeing’

The President of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Archbishop Daniel Okoh, has issued warning to Nigerian youths against emigrating from the country. The...

INRI Church Leader Raises Questions About Governor Akeredolu’s Illness

Primate Elijah Ayodele, leader of INRI Evangelical Spiritual Church, says there’s more to the sickness of Governor Rotimi Akeredolu of Ondo State than it meets the...

Celestial Church of Christ Priest Condemns Invitation of Pasuma and Portable to Praise Night

The Shepherd-in-charge of the Celestial Church of Christ International Headquarters, Ketu, Olatosho Oshoffa, has condemned the invitation of Fuji singer, Pasuma, and...

Abia Priest Refuses to Wed Couple After Bride is Suspected of Being Pregnant

There was confusion at the Assemblies of God Church, Ehere, Ogbor Hill, Aba, Abia state, on Sunday, November 26, as the priest of the church identified as Reverend Eze...

Jimmy Odukoya’s Church Fundraising Sparks Conversation on Faith and Finance

Former Nollywood actor and a newly appointed senior pastor, Jimmy Odukoya gets tongues wagging as he raises millions of naira for members during a church service. It...

Choir Coordinator Accuses Church Founder of Having an Affair with His Wife, Sparks Controversy

The choir coordinator in Christ High Commission Church, Araromi-Ugbesi, in Omuo-Oke, Ekiti State, Dare Ikuenayo have accused the founder of the church, Pastor Noah...

Church of England Votes to Allow Blessing of Same-Sex Couples on Trial Basis

The Church of England’s governing body has voted to back special services to bless same-sex couples on a trial basis.  On Wednesday evening, Nov. 15, the...

Daddy Freeze Recounts Being Banned from Front Row of Church After Divorce

Popular media personality, Ifedayo Olarinde, popularly known as Daddy Freeze, has disclosed that he stopped attending church after his pastor expelled him from sitting...

Worshipper Collapses During Prayer Session at MFM Church

A female worshipper identified as Bisi Adewumi of the Mountain of Fire and Miracles Ministries (MFM) reportedly slumped during a prayer session at the church auditorium...

Nigerian Pastor Elijah Ayodele’s Football Prophecy Bites the Dust as Liverpool Fails to Beat Luton

Primate Elijah Ayodele, the leader of INRI Evangelical Spiritual Church, has come under heavy fire after his prophecy about the Premier League fixture between Liverpool...

VIDEO: Nigerian Prophet Primate Ayodele Makes Bold EPL Predictions for Upcoming Gameweek

Pastor Bolaji Idowu: ‘I’m Tired of Begging Married Couples to Sleep with Each Other

Pastor Bolaji Idowu of Harvesters International Christian Center has disclosed how he urges single individuals to refrain from fornicating while pleading with married...

Pop Star Omah Lay Reveals He Considered Converting to Islam, but Does Not Identify With Any Religion

Nigerian singer and songwriter Stanley Omah Didia better known as Omah Lay in a recent statement disclosed that he doesn’t believe in any religion. Omah Lay during a...

OPM Suspends Overseas Scholarships as Nigerian Naira Nosedives to New Low

Founder of the Omega Power Ministry (OPM), Apostle Chibuzor Chinyere, has suspended all overseas scholarships sponsored by his organization following the depreciation of...

Nigerian Pastor Demands N20 Million from Chef Dammy in Defamation Case

A pastor, Adegoke Jeremiah, aka Billion Dollars Prophet, has demanded N20 million from Damilola Adeparusi, better known as Chef Dammy, for defamation of character. Chef...

Pastor David Oyedepo Son Establishes His Own Ministry, Separates from Living Faith

Pastor Isaac Oyedepo, the second son of the founder of Living Faith Church Worldwide, aka Winners Chapel, Bishop David Oyedepo, has resigned from his position as...

Lagos Officials Crack Down on Religious Centers for Excessive Noise Pollution

Officials of the Lagos State Environmental Protection Agency have sealed some religious and event centres in the state over noise pollution. This was made known by...

Church Pastor Arrested Along with Three Others for Possession of Human Skull in Ogun State

Oyenekan Oluwaseyi, a pastor with the Christ Liberty Evangelism Church, Rosco, Iyana Iyesi, Ota, along side three others have been nabbed with a human skull in the Saje...

Tani-Olohun: “Isese Practitioners Denounce Lawyer Who Offered Apology to Muslims in Their Name, Say He Has No Affiliation

An indigenous religion practitioners group identified as Isese Welfare Association has distanced itself from Mufutau Olufola Olobi, the lawyer who wrote an apology...

Tani Olohun, Detained ‘Isese’ Religion Practitioner, Apologizes to Muslim Community, Seeks Forgiveness

Adegbola Abdulazeez, an Isese (indigenous religion) practitioner and activist, also known as Tani Olohun has tendered an apology to Muslims, Islamic clerics and the sons...

Preach your gospel and leave MohBad’s name out of your ministration, Tonto Dikeh Slams Tunde Bakare

Nollywood actress, Tonto Dikeh has criticised Pastor Tunde Bakare over his recent comments on late Nigerian singer, Mohad. Pastor Bakare while preaching in Leicester,...

Mohbad May Have Reaped The Reward Of His Actions While Alive, Pastor Tunde Bakare Says

Pastor Tunde Bakare on Sunday, September 24, 2023, said the late musician, Ileriolu­wa Aloba, popularly known as MohBad, may have reaped the reward of his actions while...

“Bishop Oyedepo’s Ministry Has 11 Bank Accounts In Billions In Reserve” – Apostle Johnson Suleiman

The Nigerian Televangelist and the Senior Pastor and General Overseer of Omega Fire Ministries International, Apostle Johnson Suleman revealed in a video trending online...

RCCG pastor, Ghandi Laoye installed as Soun of Ogbomoso

The former pastor at the Redeemed Christian Church of God, RCCG, Jesus House, Washington DC, the United States, Prince Afolabi Ghandi Laoye, has been crowned Soun of...

Bandits Reportedly Burns Catholic Seminarian Alive, Destroy Parish House In Kaduna

Bandits in the late hours of Thursday, September 7, 2023, reportedly invaded St. Raphael Parish in Fadan Kamantan, Kafancha Diocese of Kaduna State and burnt down the...

Anglican bishop seeks collaboration with EFCC

The Bishop of Anglican Communion Diocese of Makurdi, Rt. Revd. Nathan Inyom, on Tuesday, mentioned that he is ready to team up with the Economic and Financial Crimes...

Stop using holy name of Jesus for comedy, Rev. Godfrey Onah to comedians, Skit makers

The Catholic Bishop of the Nsukka Diocese, Most Rev. Prof. Godfrey Onah Igwebuike, issued a warning to Nigerian entertainers who use the name Jesus in their movies...

BREAKING: RCCG Pastor, Prince Olaoye, Emerges Soun Of Ogbomoso

The Oyo State Governor, Seyi Makinde, has approved the appointment of a pastor at the Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), Prince Afolabi Ghandi Olaoye, as the new...

Target Politicians If You Must Do Yahoo, Rev Fr Oluoma Lectures Fraudsters

Popular Nigerian Catholic priest, Rev Fr Chinenye Oluoma, has condemned online fraudsters defrauding innocent people of their hard-earned money. The cleric noted that...

I’m no longer a Muslim, actress Lizzy Anjorin renounces Islam, drops ‘Alhaja’ title

Actress Lizzy Anjorin has rained fire and brimstone on anyone who addresses her as an ‘Alhaja’. She launched an attack on unyielding fans who chose to address her...

“We are changing private jets like we change bicycles because God’s blessings make us rich” – Bishop Oyedepo Says

The Founder of the Living Faith Church Worldwide, Bishop David Oyedepo, says he has a fleet of private jets because God has blessed him richly. In a recent sermon at his...

Your policies will destroy Nigeria, Sheikh Gumi warns Tinubu

Famous Islamic cleric, Ahmad Gumi, has warned that some policies of the present administration led by President Bola Tinubu are capable of destroying the nation if not...

Kwara Police Arrest Another Isese Activist In Ibadan, Detain Him

Another Isese activist, Oluwo Of Tede, Chief Ademola Olawoore, has been arrested and detained in a correctional facility in Ilorin, Kwara State. According to Punch, the...

“Apostle Chibuzor slept with me multiple times without protection, got me pregnant” – Lady alleges

A lady has accused the Omega Power Ministries General Overseer, Apostle Chibuzor Chinyere of having a sexual relationship with her which led to pregnancy. The woman who...

God will work miracle Through President Tinubu, don’t panic, Pastor Kumuyi to Nigerians

Deeper Life Church general overseer, Pastor Williams Kumuyi on Tuesday urged Nigerians to be at ease, noting that God will rebuild Nigeria through President Bola Tinubu....

ISESE: Kwara Police Denies Knowing Court That Issued Talolorun’s Arrest Warrant

The Police Public Relations Officer, Kwara State Command, SP Okasanmi Ajayi, has said that the command has no idea which court issued the warrant to arrest popular Isese...

“I See Something Worse”, Father Mbaka Reveals Disturbing Prophecy for President Tinubu

Enugu – Rev. Fr. Ejike Mbaka, the spiritual leader of the Adoration Ministry in Enugu, Nigeria (AMEN), has sad he had foreseen a political instability worse than...

Ask God To Kill Me Before Sunrise If I Consult The Devil For Power, Pastor Adeboye Tells Congregation

The General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Pastor Enoch Adeboye, has addressed claims that he consults demonic forces for powers. During his sermon...

Four Died, Many Injured As Central Mosque Collapses On Worshippers In Zaria

Four worshippers have been confirmed dead while seven others sustained injuries when some sections of the historic Zaria Central Mosque in Kaduna state collapsed on...

Photonews: International Council Of IFA Religion Takes ‘ISESE DAY’ To Ilorin

Muslim Cleric Arrested For Blasphemy After Allowing Women Preach In Mosque

A Muslim cleric named Panji Gumilang has been arrested on charges of blasphemy and hate speech in Indonesia after his decision to allow women to preach and pray beside...

Lagos Pastors Are ‘Cashing Out’, Rapper Olamide Says

Nigerian rapper Olamide Adedeji has stated that Lagos pastors are ‘cashing out’ after witnessing a traffic surge on Sunday morning. He made this known on his Twitter...

They’re ingrates, I will make sure they return to Nigeria, Apostle Suleman to Happie Boys

General Overseer of Omega Fire Ministries (OFM), Apostle Johnson Suleman has condemned the actions of Happie Boys towards their benefactor, founder of Omega Power...

Davido Does Not Owe Muslims An Apology, Prof. Wole Soyinka Says

Literary icon, Prof. Wole Soyinka, has said that Davido does not owe Muslims an apology over the music video of his signee, Logos Olori, which he shared on Twitter. ...

Photonews: See What Borno Residents Did To Davido’s Banner After The Controversial Music Video He Posted…

Davido’s banner has just been set ablâze by some Muslîms in Borno State over the controversial music video, “Jaye Lo” by signee that has now been...

VIDEO: “It Is An Insult To Islam”, Netizens Knocks Davido Over Twitter Post

Nigerian singer, Davido Adeleke, also known as Davido has gotten reactions over sharing a Logos Olori ‘Jaye lo’ musical video where the Islamic prayer was...

Muslim Clerics Threatens “Isese Worshippers” In Ilorin

A video has emerged online showing Muslim clerics threatening a set of Isese worshippers in the Oko Owo area of Ilorin, Kwara State. The worshippers are seen performing...

We Received N50 million To Kill Apostle Suleman, Suspect Reveals

A suspect arrested over the deadly attack on the convoy of a Nigerian televangelist, Apostle Johnson Suleman, has said that they were paid N50 million to kill the...

N8,000 Palliative: Nigerians Are Over 200 Million, Which Data Are You Using? – Abuja Bishop Queries FG

Anslem Umoren, the auxiliary Bishop of Abuja Archdiocese has questioned the Federal Government’s (FG) plan to give N8,000 to 12million households in Nigeria for six...

Pastor Bags Two Years Imprisonment For Stealing

An Ondo State Magistrate Court, sitting in Akure the state capital, has sentenced a Pastor, Mr Friday Okeneji, to two years imprisonment for stealing some chemical...

Muslim youths protest in Abuja over “blasphemy” in Sweden

Muslim youths numbering up to 100, on Friday, staged a protest at the premises of National Mosque in Abuja, to register their anger with what transpired in Sweden...

Unbelievable! How The Gun Of Terrorists Failed When They Wanted To Execute A Student

Dr. Pastor Paul Enenche, the founder and senior pastor of Dunamis International Gospel Center spoke to his audience on “When God Visits A Land” at North...

Gunmen Kill Redeem Pastor, Abduct Seven Church Members In Ogun

The Commander of the Ogun State government owned security outfit, So-Safe Corps, Soji Ganzallo, has confirmed that unknown gunmen stormed a branch of the Redeem...

“There’s Need For Residents To Protect The Prophet’s Dignity and Personality” – Sokoto Governor Defends Killers Of Usman Buda

The Sokoto State Governor, Ahmed Aliyu, has promised that his administration will deal decisively with anyone who commits ‘blasphemy’ against the Islamic Prophet...

Pastor Adeboye’s Son, Leke, Gifts N2m To Five Youths On 41st Birthday

Son of the General Overseer of the Redeemed Christian Church of God, Leke Adeboye, has given out N2 million to five youths. He made it known that the donation is to help...