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1. TAKE UP VOLUNTEERING JOBS, BISHOP OYEJOLA TASKS YOUTHS
The Bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Osogbo, Most Rev John Oyejola, has called on Nigerian youths to maximise their youthful strength and talents by taking up volunteering jobs. The cleric encouraged youths to consider volunteering as a means of empo... 
2. THREE MSGRS, 10 OTHERS GET PAPAL HONOURS IN LAGOS ARCHDIOCESE
By Josef Ishu Three Monsignori namely, Rev. Msgr. Gabriel ‘Kunle Amolegbe, Rev. Msgr. Peter Babatunde OKE, and Rev. Msgr. Patrick ‘Yinka OBAYOMI are among the thirteen catholic faithful of the Catholic Archdiocese of Lagos, who have been h... 
3. ALLEVIATE SUFFERINGS OF NIGERIANS
Kaigama to FG The Catholic Archbishop of Abuja, Most Rev. Ignatius Kaigama, has lamented the poverty situation in the country, urging the Federal government to make conscious efforts geared towards poverty alleviation in the country. Archbishop Kaiga... 
4. UN REPS, OTHERS MEET BISHOP KUKAH OVER INSECURITY IN NIGERIA
By Josef Ishu warried by the spate of insecurity in Nigeria, representatives of the United Nations Development Programme, the European Economic Community and the International Office for Migration have held meeting with the Catholic Bishop of Sokoto D... 
5. BISHOP EMERITUS OF IJEBU-ODE, MOST REV ALBERT AYINDE FASINA DIES AT 82
By Josef Ishu The Catholic Bishop Emeritus of Ijebu-Ode Diocese, Most Rev. Albert Ayinde Fasina has passed at the age of 82 on Tuesday, June 29, 2021 on the Feast of SS. Peter and Paul at about 6pm. The Diocesan Chancellor, Rev. Fr. Albert Igbodipe a... 
6. ARCHBISHOP AKUBEZE URGES LAFIA PRIESTS, LAY FAITHFUL TO SUPPORT NEW BISHOP
By CSN, Abuja President of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Nigeria (CBCN) and Archbishop of Benin-City, Most Rev. Augustine Obiora Akubeze has on Thursday, June 24, urged the priests and lay faithful of the Catholic Diocese of Lafia to give ... 
7. BE A PROPHET OF GOD, IMITATE JOHN THE BAPTIST, NUNCIO INSTRUCTS BISHOP AJANG
By Josef Ishu The newly installed Catholic Bishop of Lafia Diocese, Most Rev. David Ajang has been instructed to be a Prophet of God, as well as keep his eyes fixed on the Lord and obey Him alone, even as he was advised to always look up to St. John t... 
8. BISHOP AJANG PLEDGES UNENDING FIDELITY TO POPE FRANCIS
By Josef Ishu The newly installed Catholic Bishop of Lafia Diocese, Most Rev. David Ajang has on Thursday, June 24, pledged his unending fidelity to the Holy Father, Pope Francis, the successor of St. Peter and promised to entrust the Pope daily to th... 
9. INVEST IN YOUR STAFF, DIVERSIFY IN BUSINESS, FR. ANUSI ADVISES COMMUNICATION DIRECTORS
  By Josef Ishu The Director of Communications, Catholic Diocese of Awka, Rev. Fr. Martin Anusi has advised his counterparts from other Dioceses and Religious Congregations to imbibe the culture of investing in their staff as a way of increasing... 
10. STOP USING PERSONAL PHONES FOR OFFICE WORK, PADRE UMOH ADVISES CHURCH LEADERS
By Josef Ishu The National Director of Social Communications at the Catholic Secretariat of Nigeria (CSN), Abuja, Very Rev. Fr. Mike Nsikak Umoh has appealed to Church leaders to secure separate phone and line for their office use. Padre Umoh gave th... 
11. BISHOP ISIZOH CHALLENGES COMMUNICATIONS DIRECTORS TO SHOW COMMITMENT AND PASSION
  By Justine Dyikuk, Ben Achi  & Josef Ishu   The Catholic Directors for social communications in Nigeria have been charged by the Catholic Bishops Conference of Nigeria (CBCN) Chairman for Communications, Most Rev. Denis Chidi I... 
12. HOLY EUCHARIST IS THE CELEBRATION OF LOVE AND SHARING–BISHOP AJAKAYE
The Catholic Bishop of Ekiti Diocese, Most Rev. Felix Femi Ajakaye has described the Holy Eucharist as a celebration of love and sharing. Bishop Ajakaye, in his homily on Sunday, June 6, to celebrate the Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of ... 
13. NOBODY SHOULD RECEIVE HOLY COMMUNION IN IGNORANCE –BISHOP ADAJI WARNS
The Catholic Bishop of Idah Diocese, Most Rev. Anthony Ademu Adaji, in his emphasis on the indispensable powers of the Eucharist, has maintained that nobody should be given the Holy Communion who does not understand the Eucharist. Buttressing this poi... 
14. 40TH PRIESTLY ANNIVERSARY: EUCHARIST HAS BEEN MY SUSTAINING FORCE –ARCHBISHOP KAIGAMA
The Catholic Archbishop of Abuja, Most Rev. Ignatius Kaigama has disclosed that since his priestly ordination, 40 years ago, the Holy Eucharist has been his sustaining force, his soothing balm, and his source of both spiritual and physical energy and h... 
15. BISHOP DACHELEM WARMS CATHOLICS AGAINDT FAKE PASTORS AND MINISTERS
The Catholic Bishop of Bauchi Diocese, Most Rev. Hilary Nanman Dachelem has warned Catholic faithful to stop running after what he described as fake pastors and ministers, who are meant to distract the children of God from the authentic teaching of the... 
16. BUHARI'S INABILITY TO CURB INSECURITY IS CAUSING NIGERIA INTERNATIONAL EMBARRASSEMENT –BISHOP KUKAH
The fact that kidnappings, killings, banditry, herdsmen and terrorists’ attacks have persisted unhindered in Nigeria has caused us both national and international embarrassment. This assertion was made by the Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, M... 
17. CBCN OFFICIALS COMISSION PROJECTS AT CSN
Three projects were commissioned by members of the Administrative Board of the Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Nigeria (CBCN) at the Catholic Secretariat of Nigeria, Resource Centre, Durumi, Abuja Thursday, June 3, 2021. The projects include the... 
18. BREAKING NEWS: KIDNAPPERS RELEASE 74-YEAR-OLD Fr. KEKE AFTER TWO WEEKS
Rev. Fr. Joe Keke, who was kidnapped on May 20 at St. Vincent Ferrer Malunfashi Parish in Katsina State, under Sokoto Diocese, North-West, Nigeria has been released by his abductors. The Director of Communications, Sokoto Diocese, Rev. Fr. Chris Omot... 
19. ARCHBISHOP MARTINS SEEKS GOVERNMENT-CITIZEN HARMONY
There is urgent need for the government and people to harmonise their relationship for the peace of the nation, the Catholic Archbishop of Lagos, Most Rev. Alfred Adewale Martins, has said. The Archbishop made the call on Tuesday in Lagos while addres... 
20. CHRISTIANS HAVE A RIGHT TO DEFEND THEMSELVES AGAINST ATTACK -ARCHBISHOP MARTINS
The Catholic Archbishop of Lagos, Most Rev. Alfred Adewale Martins said on Tuesday that Nigerians and particularly Christians being attacked and killed in the northern part of the country have right to defend themselves against incessant attacks on the... 
21. LATE Fr. BELLO: WE ARE FRIGHTENED AND WORRIED, ARCHBISHOP NDAGOSO CRIED OUT
The incessant kidnap and killing of Catholic Priests has worried the Catholic Archbishop of Kaduna, Most Rev. Matthew Man-Oso Ndagoso has cried out saying that they (priests) are rightly afraid and worried because they are human and that it is nothing ... 
22. BISHOP ADESINA DECLARES FREE ANTENATAL, FREE DELIVERY CLINIC FOR 1000 PREGNANT WOMEN IN IJEBU-IGBO
Tuesday 1st of June 2021 was a glorious day in the community of Ijebu-Igbo. This is because the State government, the community dwellers and the traditional rulers of all the towns that make up Ijebu-Igbo gathered to experience the flag off ceremony of... 
23. INSECURITY: BISHOP KUKAH FAULTS FG’s ACTIONS
The Catholic Bishop Sokoto of Diocese, Most Rev. Matthew Hassan Kukah has blamed the Federal Government over poor handling of security challenges being faced by the country, even as he called on members of the executive at all levels to rethink their o... 
24. INSECURITY: BISHOP KUKAH FAULTS FG’s ACTIONS
The Catholic Bishop Sokoto of Diocese, Most Rev. Matthew Hassan Kukah has blamed the Federal Government over poor handling of security challenges being faced by the country, even as he called on members of the executive at all levels to rethink their o... 
25. INSECURITY: ARCHBISHOP MARINS URGES FG TO DECLEAR A STATE OF EMERGENCY
Following the continuous attacks, kidnapping and killing of Nigerians indiscriminately by Boko Haram Terrorists, bandits, herdsmen, kidnappers etc, the Catholic Archbishop of Lagos, Most Rev. Alfred Adewale Martins has urged the Federal Government to d... 
26. WE MUST LEARN TO OVERCOME HISTORICAL DIFFERENCES, ARCHBISHOP KAIGAMA COUNSELS NIGERIANS
The Catholic Archbishop of Abuja, Most Rev. Ignatius Kaigama has urged Nigerians to learn how to overcome historical differences and prejudices, condescending ethnic and religious attitudes and divisive behaviour which are a barrier to national growth.... 
27. AUCHI PRIEST BECOMES FIRST NIGERIAN CLERIC TO BAG DOCTORATE IN SACRED SCRIPTURE AT BIBLICUM, ROME
A priest of the Catholic Diocese of Auchi, Rev. Fr. Stan-William Oshiozekhai has made history as the first Nigerian Catholic Priest to bag Doctorate in Sacred at the prestigious Pontificium Institutum Biblicum, Rome. According to a statement issued by... 
28. "LETTING GOD IN" IS THE SOLUTION TO NIGERIA'S PROBLEMS- Archbishop Kaigama
It was the first official visit of the Chief Shepherd of Abuja, Archbishop Ignatius Ayau Kaigama, to the parish community of the Twelve Apostles Catholic Church, Central District Abuja, on Sunday 23 May, 2021. Being Pentecost Sunday, the parish was ag... 
29. NIGERIA IS IN A STATE OF CONFUSION –Bishop Kukah
The Catholic Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, Most. Rev. Matthew Hassan Kukah has described Nigeria as a confused state without direction since no one knowns where we are going or where we are coming from. The Bishop however assured that God is capable of sa... 
30. INSECURITY: BISHOP MAMZA SUES FOR UNITY AMONG PEOPLE TO SALVAGE NIGERIA
The Catholic Bishop of Yola Diocese, Most Rev. Stephen Dami Mamza has called on all Nigerians to embrace peace in order to solve the insecurity and other challenges threatening the unity and peace of Nigeria. Bishop Dami Mamza, who doubles as the chai... 

 



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