Tag Archives: God

Wishing President Jonathan a ”meditative” leave


By IDANG ALIBI Ever since the news was given out that beginning from last Monday, President Goodluck Jonathan would remain in Abuja for a more or less one -week working leave, I have been watching out to see if some of my compatriots will buy space in some of our leading newspapers to wish the […]

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Hope in the time of Trial


By MATTHEW HASSAN KUKAH We boast of our troubles because we know that trouble produces endurance, endurance brings acceptance and this acceptance brings hope. This hope does not disappoint us because God has poured out His love into our hearts by means of the Holy Spirit who is God’s gift to us (Rom 5: 4) […]

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Community sacks Cleric, Razes Church over Snake’s killing


He killed our sacred snake – Eze Two-week-old baby, others missing Car, property worth millions destroyed No, it’s a false allegation, says Cleric By GODDY OSUJI   Angry villagers in Akaeze, a community in Ivo Local Government area of Ebonyi State on March 17 expelled the priest in-charge of the Anglican Pentecostal Church in the […]

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General Babangida A True Northern Icon?


By BALA MUHAMMAD MAKOSA   I happened to know about General Babangida before he became the Nigerian President; this was because most of the northern elites were looking at him as an icon of the region worthy of emulation. If you enquire about reasons they regarded the man as an icon, they will say, “He […]

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God will bring a leader that will sanitize Nigeria and it’s Corrupt Leadership – Adamu Ciroma


Elder statesman Malam Adamu Ciroma has expressed hope that God will soon bring a leader in Nigeria that will correct the wrongs of present and former governments. Ciroma made this known in an interview with the BBC Hausa service which was monitored by our correspondent. The Madakin Fika said, “The only thing is we should […]

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A Tale of two Davids and two Jonathans


By Dipo Dosunmu   The Biblical story of David and Jonathan will forever remain a reference point for what true friendship should be. Jonathan, prince and son of Saul, was the heir apparent to the throne of Israel. On the other hand, David, the youngest son of Jesse, was a ruddy, bright-eyed shepherd boy. David’s […]

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