A really strange kind of church has been revealed in Lagos where members act different and believe the pastor is Jesus Christ.
Vulcaniser bus-stop is very popular on Akowonjo-Egbeda road in Alimosho Local Government Area of Lagos State. Not far from this bus-stop, on both sides of the road, are some church buildings. Boldly written on the sprawling signboards at the entrance of the two front church buildings are “Kingdom of Heaven on Earth.”
Members are decked in all white attires, giving […]
Bishop Matthew Man’oso Ndagos, the Catholic Bishop of Kaduna Archdiocese, has called on Kaduna State Governor, Malam Nasir El-Rufai, to partner with the church in the state in order to achieve fast and greater development and peaceful co-existence among the citizenry of the state.
However, the Bishop expressed gratitude to Governor El-Rufai for the part payment of N15.6 million owed by the state government for the treatment of 2011 post election crises and other accident victims in Kaduna.
Ndagoso said the call […]
A 22-year-old man, Abiodun Olarenwaju, was on Friday arraigned in an Abeokuta Magistrates’ Court in Ogun for allegedly stealing four cell phones worth N72, 500 in some places of worship.
The accused, whose address was not given, is facing a two-count charge of felony and stealing.
He, however, pleaded not guilty to the charge preferred against him.
The prosecutor, Insp Kayode Emmanuel, told the court that the accused committed the offence at about 5.pm at Onikoko area of Abeokuta.
Emmanuel said that the accused […]
A Surulere Chief Magistrates’ Court, Lagos on Thursday slammed a N1 million bail on a 33-year-old man, Roland Olise, for alleged defilement of a six-year-old girl in a church in Lagos.
Olise, whose address was not provided, pleaded not guilty to a one-count charge of defilement.
The Chief Magistrate, Ipaye Nwachukwu, ordered the accused to produce two sureties in like sum.
Nwachukwu said one of the sureties must be a property owner in Lagos State, while the other must be a civil servant […]
A woman has got people talking after wearing a kind of dress that was considered provocative by other church goers.
The woman identified as Olufunke Philips, shared an experience she had when she attended a church service recently.
The woman shared her story on her Facebook detailing how much trouble she got into by dressing ‘inapropriately’ to a church event.
According to her, she got eyes rolling as she went to church in a cleavage-revealing outfit, a jean trouser and an exposed hair.
Self-acclaimed comedy beliscony, Godwin Komone, famously known as Gordons, has called on the federal government to declare tithes and offerings illegal in churches.
According to him, with that, Nigerians will know clerics who were truly called by God.
The comic merchant gave this advise in his latest comedy collection entitled ‘Comedy Clinic.’
The Delta-State comedian believes that the many problems currently facing Nigeria today boils down to religion.
“The only solution to our problems in Nigeria today is religion.
I will be the happiest person […]
According to reports, the Lagos Police Command has rescued 11 children used for street begging by a church in Ikorodu, Lagos State. As a result, a female evangelist with the church has been arrested and is being interrogated at the police headquarters, Ikeja .
The Commissioner of Police, Mr Fatai Owoseni who paraded the suspects yesterday said the lid was blown off when two of the under aged children were seen begging for arms.
Owoseni said detectives after interviewing the children, stormed […]
Senior Pastor of the Family Worship Centre (FWC) in Abuja, Sarah Omakwu, has warned members not to offer stolen money to the church as tithes and offerings.
Omakwu said this on Sunday, while delivering a sermon, stating that she is not condemning sinners but money gotten from illegal means should not be brought to the church.
According to her, you cannot be stealing money and take it to church expecting to be forgiven by grace.
“Any money that you cannot explain to God, […]
A man in Southern Germany was beaten to death by four men after he publicly urinated near a church, police said on Thursday.
Police are searching for the four men who hurled insults and attacked the 51-year-old man recently after he was seen urinating close to a church in Freiburg, a city in Germany’s traditionally Catholic south.
According to police, the man told his son about the attack before succumbing to his injuries later that day.
However an autopsy confirmed that he died […]
Delta state-born Project Fame Season 9 winner, Miss Okiemute Ighorodje, on Sunday, October 16, 2016, went to church with her family to thank God for her victory after the 8-week highly competitive contest.
Few weeks ago, 25-year-old Okiemute Ighorodje, was on Sunday, September 25, crowned the winner of MTN Project Fame West Africa Season 9 as she smiled home with a grand price of N5 million, a brand new SUV, and a multi-million music recording contract.
The Delta state-born Linguistics & Communications […]
Nigeria’s first openly confessed homosexual, Bisi Alimi, has caused controversy in the social media after revealing he was thinking about starting a church.
Alimi, a Mushin-born and a University of Lagos, UNILAG, graduate who reportedly moved to the UK a few years ago, revealed this on his Twitter handle @bisialimi.
He tweeted: “I am thinking of starting a church, who wants to join me?”
In what seemed like a chant, he continued, “Holy gay fire, fire fall on