COVID-19: CAN declares March 22, 29 as days of prayers (+directives)

COVID-19: CAN declares March 22, 29 as days…

The leadership of the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, has directed churches in Nigeria to observe March 22 and 29, 2020 as days of prayers against coronavirus in Nigeria and globally. According to CAN president,…

Hajj: CSO charges agencies to educate intending pilgrims on coronavirus

Hajj: CSO charges agencies to educate intending pilgrims…

A civil society organisation, CSO, that reports hajj and umrah activities, Independent Hajj Reporters, IHR,  has called on the National Hajj Commission of Nigeria, NAHCON, state Muslim Pilgrims Welfare Boards/Agencies, as well as private hajj…

Pope Francis cancels more meetings after slight illness

Pope Francis cancels more meetings after slight illness

Pope Francis on Friday cancelled  engagements due to a slight ailment. According to the Vatican spokesman, Matteo Bruni, Francis celebrated morning Mass as usual but decided to postpone the day’s official audiences. Bruni said the…

Lent: Christians urged to pray for unity of Nigeria, imbibe Christ’s humility

Lent: Christians urged to pray for unity of…

Christians have been urged to pray for national security, imbibe the humble nature of Jesus Christ and emulate His example during the period of Lent. They also advised them to follow Christ’s lifestyle of purity,…

Pope Francis cancels more meetings after slight illness

Pope Francis refuses to open door to married…

Pope Francis, on Wednesday refused to endorse a proposal to allow married men to serve as priests in the Amazon region, in what would have been a special exception to the celibacy rule for clergy.…