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NIGERIA: Released Chibok girls resume education

More than 100 “Chibok girls” freed from Boko Haram in the past year have been reunited with their families and resumed their education. The young...

A Call for Restraint – Nigerian National Peace Committee Statement

The Provincial of the OLA Sisters, Sr Kathleen McGarvey OLA, has forwarded an email received on July 11, 2017, from Arthur-Martins AGINAM, Ph.D, from...

Prophesy or Prejudice? The plight of Nigeria’s Christians

A Foretaste of the Future? “And of course as London, Paris, Moscow and an ever-increasing number of cities around the world are finding out, this...

“CARITAS ET AMOR …in the footsteps of love”

Journalist, writer and RTE presenter, Rowan Hand, has produced a 436-page tome that is at once a personal memoir and a eulogy to the...

Nigerian Bishop calls for “responsible journalism”.

Nigerian Bishop calls for "responsible journalism".Nigerian Bishop, Matthew Hassan Kukah, Bishop of Sokoto Diocese, has called upon Catholic journalists in Nigeria "to champion the cause...

The ‘Yahoo boys’ – Nigeria’s undergraduate conmen

A recent article by Oludayo Tade, a lecturer of criminology, deviance and social problems at the University of Ibadan, Nigeria, offers a disturbing, yet...

Nigeria’s deadly battle for land: Herdsmen v farmers

The BBC reports on the growing tension between Fulani herdsmen and Nigerian farmers in which hundreds have died during 2016. Herdsmen and farmers appear to...

Nigerian Bishop speaks out against Boko Haram

On 27 May 2016, CNS of Nigeria reported disturbing concerns expressed by the Bishop of Kafanchan Diocese, Rt Rev Joseph Bagobiri , at...