Saturday, August 11, 2018

Tag "Catholic Bishops"

    Catholic bishops: Buhari’s government has completely ignored the call to save lives

Catholic bishops: Buhari’s government has completely ignored the call to save lives

The Catholic Bishops Conference of Nigeria (CBCN) has called on President Muhammadu Buhari to resign if cannot end the killings recorded in the country and keep Nigeria safe.The bishops said this on Tuesday, while reacting to recent killings in various parts of the country, particularly in Plateau state.At least 100 persons were killed in Plateau when suspected herdsmen invaded two [...]

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    Catholic bishops kick against distribution of condoms in schools

Catholic bishops kick against distribution of condoms in schools

The Catholic Bishops’ Conference of Nigeria (CBCN) has kicked against the "indiscreet" distribution of condoms and contraceptive pills in schools.It also says some provisions of the gender and equal opportunities bill are capable of legalising anti-human  and anti-family activities.In a communiqué issued on Friday at the end of CBCN 2018 first plenary session in Abuja, the bishops faulted some of the provisions [...]

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    ‘Looters angry because they can no longer pay tithe’ — Yahaya Bello taunts Catholic bishops

‘Looters angry because they can no longer pay tithe’ — Yahaya Bello taunts Catholic bishops

Yahaya Bello, governor of Kogi state, has taunted the Catholic bishops who visited President Muhammadu Buhari at the presidential villa in Abuja on Thursday.During the visit, the clerics told the president that his goodwill is being depleted by "glaring failures”.Reacting after observing Ju’mat prayer at the presidential villa on Friday, Bello told state house correspondents that it is the corrupt [...]

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    Catholic bishops to Buhari: Wake up… Nigerians are losing hope in you

Catholic bishops to Buhari: Wake up… Nigerians are losing hope in you

Bishops of Catholic Church have warned President Muhammadu Buhari that he is "frittering away the high hopes" that Nigerians "invested in his resolve to turn things around”.The clerics said this on Thursday in a statement issued at the end of their conference in Akure, Ondo state capital.Commenting on some of the challenges in the country, they urged Buhari not to dismiss [...]

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