Tension has risen sharply in northern Nigeria following the conversion of a pastor’s daughter from Christianity to Islam. While the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) and its affiliate groups allege that the Igbo girl was abducted by Muslim fanatics, forcibly converted and married off, Muslims insist that she converted voluntarily and is with them based…
The Boko Haram sect has denied entering into any ceasefire agreement with the Federal Government. The group stated this in a new video by its leader, Abubakar Shekau.
By Pamela Eboh After months of reprieve, kidnappers are getting back to their old game in Anambra State, South-East Nigeria. They went on rampage over the weekend, killing one person, abducting one and injuring another.
By Odimegwu Onwumere It is very embarrassing when the Abia State Government sees the donation of Keke NAPEP to our hoodwinked brothers and sisters as a genuine means of empowering them to eke out living. The Gov. T.A Orji sees this as providing self-reliant job and wealth creation for them.
Christians set for war over under-age marriage •Oritsejafor to lead mass protest against Nigerian Senators
Culled from News Express Nigerian Christians are in war mood over what they see as a clever attempt by the country’s senators to approve the marriage of under-aged girls through the back door. Already, the President of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN), Pastor Ayo Oritsejafor, has started mobilizing for the protest, which he vowed…