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ni-lgflag The Society of African Missions (SMA) first arrived in Nigeria in 1863

Nigerian politicians accused, following priest’s burning to death

In an interview with FIDES - the Vatican News Agency - Bishop Luka Sylvester Gopep, Auxiliary bishop of Minna diocese, Nigeria, spoke of the...
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Nigerian Bishop sets the record straight for President Higgins

On Pentecost Sunday last, the Catholic community of Owo, Ondo State, Nigeria were brutally attacked and many killed and injured. Newspapers were quick to...

Another Catholic church in northern Nigeria burned and destroyed

The Vatican News Agency – FIDES – is reporting the destruction of the Holy Family Catholic Church in Kikwari, Kajuru County in the Archdiocese...

Police brutality: Archbishop of Lagos calls for clarification

AFRICA/NIGERIA -s (Agenzia Fides) "Recently there have been reports and videos documenting that members of the Nigerian police, in particular SARS operatives, have been...

In a democracy, political leaders must reflect the diversity of the Country

Abuja (Agenzia Fides) - "I think even the most optimistic Nigerian must conceive that we are nowhere near coming to define the real sense...
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I have never been as unsure of Nigeria’s future as I am now

After Independence, in order to build a great nation, each country went to work. But in Nigeria, after Independence, our people went to pray...

Dark Clouds of Violence over Our Land

A Statement from the Catholic Bishops of Kaduna Ecclesiastical Province, Nigeria,  on the incessant killings in the Province The dark clouds of violence have enveloped our...

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...