Religion

Put the Past Behind, Face 2024 with Optimism, Pre

Monday, January 29, 2024
Nigerians have been urged to see the year 2024 in positive light, and not be discouraged by the experiences of the past years. The Prelate and General Assembly Moderator of the Presbyterian Church of Nigeria, His Eminence, Ekpenyong Akpanika, gave the charge Sunday in Abakaliki, Ebonyi State capi ...

Federal Government Approves Flynas, Max Air, Air Peace For 2024 Hajj

Saturday, January 6, 2024
Nigeria Government has granted approval to three airlines to serve as exclusive carriers for the 2024 Hajj pilgrimage. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the airlines are the Air Peace Ltd., FlyNas and Max Air. Mrs Fatima Sanda-Usara, Assistant Director, Public Affairs, NAHCON, made ...

Alhaji Mustafa Adeleke Olawuyi Reappointed As OSMC President

Sunday, October 15, 2023
The Immediate past president of Osun state Muslim Community (OSMC), Alhaji Mustafa Adeleke Olawuyi has been reappointed and returned for second term of another four years, 2023 to 2027. The OSMC Shura Committee led by Ash-Sheikh Abdulteef Abdul Azeez Olayinka Aniyan today, Sunday October 15, 2023 ...

Prayer Summit: CAN Seeks God's Intervention in Pending Electoral Cases, Other Na

Saturday, September 23, 2023
The Christian Association of Nigeria, Ebonyi State Chapter has organised a one day prayer summit to seek God 39;s intervention over impending electoral Court cases and other teething challenges facing the State and the nation The prayer summit organised in collaboration with the State government ...

Governor Nwifuru to CAN: Only Genuine Prayers Can Solve Nigeria's Challenges.

Saturday, August 5, 2023
Ebonyi State Governor, Francis Nwifuru has identified genuine prayers to God as the panacea to the many challenges confronting Nigeria as a nation. The Governor made the observation Friday in Abakaliki when he received in audience, the Christian Association of Nigeria, Ebonyi State branch, in his ...

2023 Hajj: 6 Nigerian Pilgrims Die In Saudi Arabia

Sunday, June 25, 2023
The National Hajj Commission of Nigeria (NAHCON) has confirmed that six Nigerian pilgrims have died during the 2023 Hajj in Saudi Arabia. The head of the NAHCON 2023 Hajj medical team, Usman Galadima, made this known during a commission meeting in Makkah, Saudi Arabia, saying that delegations fro ...

The Significance Of Eid al-Adha And Qurbani For Muslims

Monday, June 19, 2023
In the religion of Islam, the 12th and final month of the Islamic (lunar) year is Dhul Hijjah, which is an incredibly holy and sacred time. It is the month in which two significant events are observed: Qurbani and Eid al-Adha (sometimes called lsquo;big Eid rsquo; or lsquo;greater Eid rsquo;). The ...

Eid-El-Fitr: Governor Umahi Congratulates Muslim, Calls for Prayers for Peaceful

Friday, April 21, 2023
Governor David Umahi of Ebonyi State has felicitated Muslims in Ebonyi State and across the world on this year 39;s Eid-El-Fitr celebration. He called on Muslim faithful to use the opportunity of the celebration to pray especially for a peaceful and successful handover to the incoming Administra ...

Ramadan Supports Brain Function, Improves Longevity

Sunday, April 9, 2023
A study carried out by scientists in the USA found that the mental focus achieved during Ramadan increases the level of brain-derived neurotrophic factor, which causes the body to produce more brain cells, thus improving brain function. Though the purpose of fasting should purely be faith, obedience ...

Gov. El-rufai Calls For Faith, Goodwill In His Sallah Message

Saturday, July 9, 2022
Kaduna State Governor Nasir El-Rufai has felicitated with the Muslim faithful on the occasion of Eid-el-Kabir. He congratulated pilgrims from the state for the opportunity to undertake the Hajj for the first time since 2019. He disclosed this in a statement on Saturday, signed by his spokesper ...
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