Nigeria’s first gay pastor, founder of secret gay church, House of Rainbow, Rowland Jide Macaulay said he hopes that Nigeria will one day apologise to gay activist Bisi Alimi and others that have been discriminated against.
Jide Macaulay said this on his facebook page while congratulating gay activist, Bisi Alimi on his marriage.
He wrote: “Bisi Alimi, It is my hope that Nigeria will apologise to you and the millions of LGBTI people they have discriminated against.
“You are a trail blazer and […]
According to reports, the Traditional ruler of Uromi, Zaiki Edenojie II, has been suspended for one year by the Edo State Government for failing to apologise within the stipulated period to a woman, Betty Okoeber, whom he allegedly assaulted on September 28, among other infractions.
In a suspension letter dated November 4, 2016, signed by the Secretary to the State Government, Prof. Julius Ihonvbere, the one-year suspension takes effect from November 7.
The letter reads: “The Governor of Edo State, Comrade Adams […]
Hon, Miriki Ebikibina, the Senior Special Assistant to Governor Seriake Dickson on Inter-Party Mattersn weekend urged President Muhammadu Buhari to take serious the revelations made by his wife, Aisha Buhari during an interview with the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC), saying such warnings has made or marred a nation in the past.
According to Ebikibina, though the openness of the First Lady, Aisha Buhari on issues of governance may be seen as an affront to her husband and sycophants plotting the downfall […]
Femi Falana, a Nigerian lawyer, has again questioned the management of Nigeria’s foreign reserves by the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) under the leadership of Chukwuma Soludo.
Mr. Falana had petitioned the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission (EFCC) on allegations of criminal diversion of public funds from the Federation Account and the nation’s Foreign Reserves.
He also accused the CBN under Mr. Soludo of illegally transferring $7 billion to 14 commercial banks in 2006, an allegation the former CBN chief denied and […]
A senior lawyer, Femi Falana, on Sunday said he would not apologise to former Central Bank Governor Chukwuma Soludo over his allegation that the ex-bank chief “dolled” out $7 billion government funds to bankers while he was in office.
Mr. Soludo has denied the allegation, saying he acted right in his dealings as Central Bank chief.
Mr. Falana, however, said he based his statement on facts made available by the Central Bank during Mr. Soludo’s stewardship.
Read Mr. Falana’s full statement below:
On October […]
Sheikh Yahya Al-Yolawi who is an Islamic cleric has asked Muslims to ask Allah for forgiveness in order for the country to get out of recession.
The Abuja-based cleric who is the chief Imam of Area 10 Juma’at Mosque while delivering the Juma’at sermon on Friday, September 23.
NAN reports that he urged Muslims to adhere to the teaching of Islam and shun corruption, oppression and immoralities to enhance peace in the country.
AL-Yowali noted that recession, poverty, natural disasters and afflictions were […]
The All Progressives Congress (APC) has described the fresh call by the Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) for the resignation of President Muhammadu Buhari as a silly statement that does not worth the ink it was written with, urging the opposition party to apologise to Nigerians.
In a statement signed by the National Secretary, Hon. Mai Mala Buni, the ruling party noted that instead of the factionalised PDP hiding in shame over mindless looting of the public treasury to build luxury hotels […]
A member of the House of Representatives, Mr. Ajibola Famurewa, has asked Ekiti State Governor, Ayo Fayose, to apologise to the President’s wife, Hajia Aisha Buhari, after her visit to the United States.
Fayose had claimed the wife of the President was wanted in the US in connection the Halliburton bribery scandal and dared her to visit the US.
Mrs. Buhari visited the US last week, less than two months after the governor’s allegation. And Famurewa, who said she didn’t travel to […]
Pope Francis said Sunday that Christians and the Roman Catholic Church should apologise to gay people and seek their forgiveness for the way they have been treated.
Speaking to reporters at he flew back to Rome from Armenia, the pope was asked if he agreed with comments by German Cardinal Reinhard Marx that the Church needed to say sorry for the way it has treated the gay community.
“We Christians have to apologise for so many things, not just for this (treatment […]