Installation of the New Primate of Nigeria

Mar 26, 2020 by

BY NGOZI ADIGHIBE, reporter for the Church of Nigeria “There is nothing and no one, who can help us, except Jesus Christ and Him crucified.” This was the crux of the message of the new Primate of the Church of Nigeria, Anglican Communion, the Most Rev’d Henry C. Ndukuba at the commemoration of the Archbishop Nicholas Okoh’s decade of Primacy and Primate Ndukuba’s presentation as the 5th Archbishop Metropolitan and Primate Church of Nigeria, Anglican Communion held at the Cathedral Church of...

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Nigeria must be held to account over Christian persecution

Feb 27, 2020 by

by Edward Leigh, MercatorNet: Some 1,300 have been slaughtered in the past year, in addition to the more than 6,000 deaths since 2015. I had a quick look through Hansard and discovered that I first started speaking on this subject 20 years ago in a debate on the persecution of Christians in Egypt. Frankly, there was little interest from the Government then, but we see much more attention now, which I welcome. There is a special envoy for freedom of religion and belief. Numerous charities, such...

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Speech by the President of the Christian Association of Nigeria

Jan 26, 2020 by

TEXT OF A SPEECH OF THE PRESIDENT, CHRISTIAN ASSOCIATION OF  NIGERIA (CAN), HIS EMINENCE, DR SAMSON AYOKUNLE AT THE WORLD PRESS CONFERENCE ON 23 JANUARY, 2020 AT THE NATIONAL CHRISTIAN CENTRE, ABUJA. Gentlemen of the Press. Let me call for a minute silence in honour of all those killed by the Boko Haram terrorists, Fulani herdsmen, bandits and kidnappers in the country. “If you have ever lost a loved one, then you know exactly how it feels but if you have not, then you cannot possibly imagine...

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Profile of the Primate Elect of All Nigeria (Anglican Communion): Archbishop Henry Chukwudom Nukuba

Sep 25, 2019 by

by Chris Sugden; Henry Chukwudum Ndukuba hails from Anambra State. He was born in the year 1959. He was ordained in 1989 on 21st September 1999 by Archbishop J. Abiodun Adetiloye. He was consecrated the first Bishop of the Diocese of Gombe , with seven other Bishops. On 25th November 1999 the new Diocese was inaugurated as the 71st Diocese of the Church of Nigeria. He served as the Chairman of the Liturgy, Prayer and Spirituality Committee of the Church of Nigeria. He was once the Chairman of...

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12,000 at EFAC NIGERIA Convention address Perilous Times

Aug 28, 2019 by

from EFAC: The Evangelical Fellowship in the Anglican Communion was founded in 1961 with the conviction that a strong biblical witness is essential for the life and health of the Anglican Communion, within the wider context of seeking first God’s kingdom and building up His people. Motivated by the same conviction some Anglican Church leaders in Nigeria became interested in EFAC programmes abroad, including the scholarship scheme. In 1978, at a Congress on World Evangelization held at Ife in...

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‘Pure Genocide’: Over 6,000 Nigerian Christians Slaughtered, Mostly Women and Children

Mar 16, 2019 by

By Stoyan Zaimov, Christian Post: Church leaders in Nigeria have said that Christians are experiencing “pure genocide” as 6,000 people, mostly women and children, have been murdered by Fulani radicals since January. “What is happening in Plateau state and other select states in Nigeria is pure genocide and must be stopped immediately,” said the Christian Association of Nigeria and church denominational heads in Plateau State in a press release last week. The church...

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