How Igue Festival started in the Great Benin Empire during the reign of Oba Ewuare The Great

The Igue festival, which is a period for offering thanks to God for sparing their lives and to ask for blessings, is also used for offering sacrifices to God and our Ancestors (Enikao) in the palace. During this period, chieftaincy title holders display their Eben emblem in the Ugie dance as they appear in their traditional attire, according to the type of dress the Oba bestowed on individual chiefs during the conferment of title, while the Oba seats majestically in the royal chamber (Ogiukpo).

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Reno Omokri: On Daddy Freeze and The Hoopla About Tithing

The recent todo on the issue of tithing which was sparked up by popular On Air Personality, Daddy Freeze (Freeze Coolfm), is actually a sad reflection of the state of Christianity in Nigeria specifically and the Black world in general.

Italy and Libya sign agreements to Curb the Flow of Migrants to Europe.

Italy’s prime minister has signed a memorandum of understanding with Libya to curb the flow of migrants to Europe. Rome has pledged money, training and equipment to help the UN-backed Libyan government to manage its vast desert borders and boost its limited coast guard fleet. “It’s an agreement which strengthens the cooperation between Italy and … Continue reading Italy and Libya sign agreements to Curb the Flow of Migrants to Europe.

Life and Times of Empress Menen Asfaw

Birth and Ancestry Empress Menen Asfaw (Baptismal name Wolete Giyorgis) (25 March 1883 Ethiopian Calendar, 3 April 1891 Gregorian calendar – 15 February 1962) was the wife and consort of Emperor Haile Selassie I of Ethiopia. Empress Menen was born in the Wollo province Ambassel Region at ‘Egua’. The daughter of Asfaw, Jantirar of Ambassel … Continue reading Life and Times of Empress Menen Asfaw

Ghanaian 70 years old Muslim cleric arrested for sodomy

Police in the Northern region of Ghana have arrested a 70 years old Muslim cleric for allegedly sodomising three boys. According to reports, the suspect lured the victims to his house where the incident occurred. The suspect, Mallam Alhassan Abukari, operates an Arabic school, popularly known as ‘Makaranta’, in Bimbilla in the Nanumba North District … Continue reading Ghanaian 70 years old Muslim cleric arrested for sodomy

Egypt: Bomb blast at Cairo Coptic cathedral kills at least 25 people

At least 25 people, mostly women, have been killed in an explosion inside Cairo’s Coptic cathedral on Sunday, December 11th 2016. Forty-nine other worshippers were reportedly injured during the explosion, Egyptian state television reported. Security sources told the Reuters news agency at least six children were among the dead. The explosion reportedly occurred during church … Continue reading Egypt: Bomb blast at Cairo Coptic cathedral kills at least 25 people

Bro. Iginla donates to Muslim acid victim; sponsors her trip for surgery in India.

In continuation of his philanthropic gesture, Bro. Joshua iginla, the Senior Pastor of Champions Royal Assembly, Chikakore-Kubwa, Abuja on Sunday, gave additional N5 million to complete the N10 million promised to a Muslim acid victim, Jamila Yusuf, who was bathed with acid by her boyfriend. Bro. Iginla announced his sponsorship of Jamila's medical trip to … Continue reading Bro. Iginla donates to Muslim acid victim; sponsors her trip for surgery in India.

Video: Unusual Cloud Formation & Trumpet Sounds Over Jerusalem

This phenomenon in the sky over Jerusalem was caught on video on Saturday, October 1, 2016 - Prophetic Sign, Global Deception or Computer Generated Imagery (CGI)?. You decide. We have all heard about and watched numerous videos which show strange trumpet sounds heard from all corners of the globe during the past few years, but … Continue reading Video: Unusual Cloud Formation & Trumpet Sounds Over Jerusalem

Killing of Muslims in Nigeria concerning, unacceptable: Iran

The Iranian Foreign Ministry has condemned the killing of Muslims in Nigeria, saying it is a “worrisome and unacceptable” move. “The repetition of the brutal killing of Muslims in a peaceful religious gathering, which was devoid of any threat and violence, is cause of concern and unacceptable,” Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Bahram Qassemi said on … Continue reading Killing of Muslims in Nigeria concerning, unacceptable: Iran

The Christian Association of Nigeria(CAN) Urges President Buhari to Intervene in Forced Child Marriages and Freedom of Religion practices in the North.

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN),Northern Chapter has urged President Muhammadu Buhari to intervene in the alleged abduction, conversion and forced marriages of underage Christian girls by some Emirs. Thursday, 3 November,the CAN Delegation led by the Chairman of the Northern zone Rev. Yakubu Pam appealed to President Buhari to interfere on the issue and … Continue reading The Christian Association of Nigeria(CAN) Urges President Buhari to Intervene in Forced Child Marriages and Freedom of Religion practices in the North.