• Stop destroying oil pipelines – Bishop warns Avengers

    Stop destroying oil pipelines – Bishop warns Avengers

    According to reports, the Bishop of Calabar Diocese, Anglican Communion, Rt. Rev. Tunde Adeleye, has warned members of the Niger Delta Avengers to stop destroying oil facilities in the region because of its adverse effect on the environment.

    The Bishop also took a swipe at the Federal Government for paying little or no attention to the violence perpetuated by Fulani herdsmen across the country.

    Adeleye said this in Calabar, Cross River State during a press briefing on the second session of the […]

  • Restructure Nigeria or risk break up, Bishop tells Buhari

    Restructure Nigeria or risk break up, Bishop tells Buhari

    General Overseer of Mount Zion Faith Global Ministries Inc, (By Fire By Fire), Nnewi, Anambra State, Bishop Abraham Chris Udeh has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to immediately restructure the country into six regions. He said failure to do so would be an invitation to disintegration.

    Bishop Udeh said this in reaction to the current economic recession and agitation for self-determination sweeping across the South-south and South-east regions.

    He said the economy of the nation would be more manageable if the country […]

  • Bishop arrested in Warri for allegedly sponsoring Niger Delta Avengers

    Bishop arrested in Warri for allegedly sponsoring Niger Delta Avengers

    Detectives from the Delta State Police Command have arrested a bishop of a new generation church in Warri for allegedly sponsoring the militant group, the Niger Delta Avengers.

    It was gathered that the bishop, (name withheld), a native of Ogbinbiri community of Egbema (Ijaw) Kingdom in the Warri North Council Area of the state, is the presiding bishop of the New Salvation Zion Church of Christ at Igbodu area of the city.

    It was gathered that the church leader was invited for […]

  • Blame Buhari, not Kachikwu over fuel scarcity, says Bishop

    Blame Buhari, not Kachikwu over fuel scarcity, says Bishop

    The Bishop of Niger West (Anglican Communion) in Anambra State, Rt Revd. Johnson Ekwe, has picked holes with Nigerians who are attacking the Minister of State, Petroleum and Managing Director of Nigerian National Petroleum Corporation (NNPC), Dr. Ibe Kachichukwu over scarcity of Premium Motor Spirit in the country insisting the attack is misdirected.

    Ekwe who spoke to reporters shortly after dedicating a new church building donated, Thursday, to the Anglican Church of Umuatuolu-Umueri Community of Anambra East by some illustrious sons […]

  • Bishop, bank MD remanded in prison over N11.5bn fraud

    Bishop, bank MD remanded in prison over N11.5bn fraud

    According to report on Wednesday, a Federal High Court sitting in Jos, the Plateau State capital, has ordered the prison remand of the Managing Director of Dadin Kowa Microfinance Bank Limited, Mr. Irmiya Jatau, over N11.5bn fraud.

    Also remanded was the Bishop of Maranatha Church, Jonas Katung, who was charged alongside Jatau by the Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, which accused them of defrauding hundreds of depositors.

    The accused were slammed with 24 counts before Justice Musa Kurya.

    Joined with them in the […]