Tag: Mission

Hijab: Ten Kwara mission schools resume classes Monday, April 12

The ten Christian mission schools affected by the recent hijab controversy in Ilorin, Kwara State, are to resume on Monday, April 12, 2021, for the 2020/2021 third term academic session….

Kwara hijab controversy: South West Baptist Conferences demand return of mission schools

By Adekunle Jimoh, Ilorin As the furore over wearing of hijab (Muslim headscarf) in grant-aided schools in Kwara State rages on, the 13 Baptist Conferences in South Western Nigeria yesterday…

Oyedepo to Kwara, Muslims: leave mission schools for owners

By Alao Abiodun Founder of Living Faith Church aka Winners Chapel, Bishop David Oyedepo, has advised Muslims to leave Kwara schools for their various owners. He said they should look…

US Mission advocates enhanced involvement of women in leadership positions in Nigeria

(NAN) Mr Aruna Amirthanayagam, Counsellor, Public Affairs, US Embassy in Nigeria, on Tuesday in Port Harcourt, called on the Federal Government to consider the inclusion of more women in leadership…

Why Kanu’s mission will remain misguided

By Victoria Ngozi Ikeano   SIR: Mazi Nnamdi Kanu needs no introduction. He is leader of the proscribed Indigenous People of Biafra (IPOB) which is more of a movement than…

COVID-19: ECWA Loses 200 Mission Supporters

The Evangelical Church, Winning All (ECWA), Saturday said the COVID-19 pandemic had claimed the lives of over 200 of its mission supporters. It called on Nigerians to be careful to…

FG denies alleged visa racketeering in Nigerian Mission in France

From Aidoghie Paulinus, Abuja The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has said that there is no underhand dealing in the issuance of passport at the Nigerian Embassy in France. The Spokesperson,…

New policy on $15,000 visa bond won’t affect Nigerian travellers, says US mission

The United States Mission in Nigeria has stated that Nigeria is not currently part of the pilot visa bond programme. Recall that the Trump administration had introduced a new temporary…

Rivers community lauds Wike’s rescue mission on deplorable roads

Tony John, Port Harcourt Etche nationality has expressed its loyalty to the Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, for his quick intervention on deplorable roads in the area. Ogbakor Etche, the…

Mali Peace Mission: President Buhari returns to Abuja

President Muhammadu Buhari on Thursday evening returned from Bamako, Mali, after many hours of consultations and closed door meeting meant to mitigate political crisis in that country. The News Agency…

FG condemns attack on Nigerian mission in Ghana

(Lizzy Okoji, NAN) The Federal Government has condemned the two attacks on its residential buildings in Accra, describing them as criminal and outrageous, demanding urgent action from the Ghanaian authorities….

NAF makes history as all-female crew embarks on air surveillance mission

Molly Kilete, Abuja The Nigerian Air Force (NAF) has announced that it has made history with the conduct of an operational Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) mission by an all-female…

NASA aborts first crewed SpaceX mission from U.S. soil in 10 years

NASA delays launch of SpaceX crewed mission NASA’S SpaceX- crewed mission to the International Space Station was aborted today due to bad weather. It was aborted 20 minutes before launch…

Richardine Bartee: A Woman on a mission to put African Music on world stage

Kindly Share This Story: “ African artists have unification American artists don’t have,” she says Richardine Bartee By Ayo Onikoyi New York-based African-American music/lifestyle blogger of Liberian descent, Richardine Bartee…

Knocks for Rotimi Amaechi over mission in politics