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The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has on Thursday kicked in what it described as the toughest stance to make since the assumption of President Buhari into the office in 2015. While conducting what was tagged, a World Press Conference, Reverand Samson Anyokule, the Nigerian CAN president cried out that Nigerian Christians was under siege.

Amotekun: I was Misinterpreted, Malami Cries Out

Security

Following widespread criticism that greeted the pronouncement of operation Amotekun as illegal, the Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakr Malami, on Thursday, denounced his earlier stance against the establishment of the Western Nigeria Security Outfit code-named Operation Amotekun which he had declared illegal.

 The Sultan of Sokoto and President-General of the Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs, Alhaji Muhammadu Sa’adu Abubakar III, blow hot said religious and traditional leaders whom are being seen as the custodian of people and to hold political leaders accountable have been cowed into silence.

Killing of CAN Chairman: B/Haram Will Pay Dearly - Buhari

Crime Watch

Following the killing of Lawan Andimi, chairman of the Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) in Michika, Adamawa State by Boko Haram terrorist group, President Muhammadu Buhari has condemned the killing, stressing that the terrorist will pay dearly.

The recently released Jennifer Ukambong Samuel disclosed that while in captivity in the den of Boko Haram, she met with Alice, who was abducted last two years by the insurgents, where she told her that Leah Sharibu is alive and doing fine.

A Southwest Association, Save Lagos Group, has called on the Leader of the All Progressive Congress (APC), Asiwaji Ahmed Tinibu, to within the next 24hrs states his position on the matter bothering on Amotekun, A Southwest Nigerian Security Outfit. The Attorney General of the Federation (AGF), Abubakar Malami had on Tuesday declared the Amotekun an illegal security network where he ordered the Inspector General of the Police to dismantle the group.

Oxford Dictionary Adds Nigerian Pidgin In New Update

Education

Twenty-nine (29) new Nigerian words and expression have reportedly been added to a recent update made by the Oxford English Dictionary. This was confirmed in a blog post on the dictionary’s website.

FG To Partner With Dundee University On Nano Technology

Education

The Federal government through the Federal Ministry of Science and Technology has on Thursday announced a partnership with University of Dundee, Scotland to develop a technical committee that aimed at focusing on the study of Nanotechnology, Biotechnology, Forensics and Information Communication Technology (ICT).

More Qualified Teachers To Be Recruited - Buhari

Education

Following a meeting between President Muhammadu Buhari and the leadership of the Nigerian Union of Teachers (NUT), Dr Muhammad Nasir Idris, President Muhammadu Buhari has disclosed that the Federal Government would engage more qualified teachers to increase the teacher to pupil ratio in the country.

Amotekun: I was Misinterpreted, Malami Cries Out

Security

Following widespread criticism that greeted the pronouncement of operation Amotekun as illegal, the Attorney-General of the Federation, Abubakr Malami, on Thursday, denounced his earlier stance against the establishment of the Western Nigeria Security Outfit code-named Operation Amotekun which he had declared illegal.

 The Sultan of Sokoto and President-General of the Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs, Alhaji Muhammadu Sa’adu Abubakar III, blow hot said religious and traditional leaders whom are being seen as the custodian of people and to hold political leaders accountable have been cowed into silence.

The Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA) led by the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammadu Sa’ad Abubakar has condemned the killing of Pastor Lawan Andimi, the Christian Association of Nigeria branch chairman of Michika Local Government Area of Adamawa State by Boko Haram. 

The Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has on Thursday kicked in what it described as the toughest stance to make since the assumption of President Buhari into the office in 2015. While conducting what was tagged, a World Press Conference, Reverand Samson Anyokule, the Nigerian CAN president cried out that Nigerian Christians was under siege.

Senator Shehu Sani Speaks On Muslims 'supporting' The Killing Of Christians By ISWAP

Religion

Former Senator representing Kaduna Central Senatorial District at the National Assembly, Shehu Sani, has said that the murderous conducts of the Islamic State, IS, do not portray the ideology and thoughts of Muslims, contrary to claims that Muslims in the North may be in support of the killing of Christians.

The President of the Nigerian Supreme Council for Islamic Affairs (NSCIA), the Sultan of Sokoto, Alhaji Muhammad Sa’ad Abubakar has called for a continued dialogue among religious faithful in the country. The Sultan made this call at the opening of the 34th National Qur’anic recitation Competition organised by the Musabaqah Foundation for Qur’anic Recitation in Nigeria at the Usman Danfodio University, Sokoto in collaboration with the Muslim Community of Lagos state.

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