Pope Francis apologizes for slapping woman’s hand, then denounces violence against women By Livia Borghese and Sheena McKenzie, CNN Updated 1 hour ago Jan 1, 2020.

Rome (CNN) – Pope Francis has used his New Year message to denounce violence against women, hours after slapping a woman’s hand to free himself from her grip. “Women are sources of life. Yet they are continually insulted, beaten, raped, forced to prostitute themselves and to suppress the life they bear in the womb,” the…

Christmas: Osinbajo presents gift to Buhari (photos)

As Christians across the world celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ, today, Wednesday, December 25, President Muhammadu Buhari has received a special Christmas gift from his deputy, Vice President Yemi Osinbajo. Osinbajo via his official Facebook page shared photos of himself and President Buhari as he presented the gift him. “I think Mr President was…

UK Government Exposes Fraudulent Activities in Chris Oyakhilome’s Christ Embassy

Pastor Chris Oyakhilome and his church, Christ Embassy are yet to respond to the uncovered investigation, which was published on November 14, 2019. [Punch] The fraud in which Christ Embassy was mentioned in, include -non-compliance to tax obligation, undisclosed assets, management misconduct, amongst others. A five-year long investigation of the United Kingdom (UK) branch of…

Oman readies baroque succession process as sultan's health worsens

With Qaboos bin Said’s illness seemingly terminal, an elaborate set of rules is enacted Elaborate discussions are under way in the Omani court about a potential successor to Sultan Qaboos bin Said, who has ruled the Arab nation for nearly 50 years but whose longterm illness has been worsening. The succession process involves the opening…

Influence of the Church is Waning, Says Pope

By Femi Owolabi Pope Francis says social and cultural change may be threatening the existence of Christianity. The pontiff said this on Saturday while addressing the Roman curia during the traditional exchange of Christmas greetings at the Clementine Hall at the Vatican. He said at a time, it was easier to distinguish between two fairly…

US places Nigeria on special watch list over alleged religious persecution

– The United States has placed Nigeria on a special watch list over alleged religious persecution – Other countries on the list are Comoros, Russia, and Uzbekistan, Cuba, Nicaragua, and Sudan – The US government said the designation is part of the Trump’s administration to promote religious freedom and combat abuses Following allegations of rights…

Davido’s Song “If” Remixed By Kanye West For His Sunday Service

Posted by Amarachi on Tue 17th Dec, 2019.  A video has surfaced online of Kanye West and his choristers performing Davido’s popular track “If” after remixing it to a gospel track. In a video shared online, Kanye and his choristers, including daughter North West, are seen singing during Sunday Service, and it was Nigerian singer,…