Pope: Lalong Tenders Unreserved Apology To Catholic Bishops

The Director-General of the All Progressives Congress (APC) Campaign Council, Governor Simon Lalong, on Friday, tendered an unreserved apology to the Catholic Bishops Conference of Nigeria (CBCN) over his ‘blasphemous’ remarks about the Holy Father, Pope Francis. The governor of Plateau state, who admitted that it was an error on his part to have linked the Catholic Pontiff with Nigeria’s politics, begged for forgiveness and understanding from the Catholic Church through the Bishops’ conference. Earlier, concerned members of the Church had frowned at his choice of words, even as a Papal…

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Catholic church donates 435 hospitals, clinics to Federal Government

The Catholic Bishop’s Conference of Nigeria (CBCN) has donated a total of 435 hospitals and clinics to support the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic in Nigeria. The CBCN announced the donation during a meeting with the Secretary to the Government of the Federation (SGF), who is also the Chairman of the Presidential Task Force PTF on (COVID-19), Mr Boss Mustapha, in his office on Wednesday. Receiving members of the Conference in his office, Mr Mustapha expressed appreciation to the Bishops’ Conference for making their medical facilities and clinics at the…

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Catholic Arch Diocese of lagos organises a peaceful protest against Fulani Herdsmen killings

  [dropcap] T[/dropcap]here would be a peaceful protest organised by the Catholic church, Lagos Archdiocese against herdsmen killings going on nationwide. Date: Tuesday, 22 May 2018 Time 10:00am Meeting point: Saint Leo’s Catholic Church Ikeja. Brief update on events to occur: Requiem Mass will hold at Saint Leo’s Catholic Church Ikeja by 10:00am, after which there will be a peaceful procession to Lagos State Governor’s Office at Alausa, Ikeja. Dress code : white Top Details to come shortly…..

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