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

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...

AFRICA/NIGERIA – “He continued preaching the Gospel and asking me to change the evil...

Abuja (Agenzia Fides) - "He continued preaching the Gospel and asking me to change the evil ways, that is why I killed him". This...

International Women’s Day – 8 March 2020

Hauwa Ibrahim – A woman with hope in her heart! She saw hope in them. And she did not let it fall on deaf ears....

Homily at Thanksgiving Mass for Fr Paddy (PJ) Kelly SMA, Wilton, Cork

Fr Joe Egan, SMA, preached at the Mass prior to the burial of Fr Paddy (PJ) Kelly, in St Joseph’s SMA Church, Wilton, Cork....

Fr Patrick J M (PJ) Kelly SMA RIP

Fr P J Kelly SMA 1 March 1954 – 14 January 2020   The members of the Society of African Missions are mourning the unexpected death...