A roundup of the latest news and analysis on matters of faith and religion in Africa,  Nigeria and the world, with stories from codewit.com and Nigeria News

Religion

Pastors Jerry Needam and his magical chameleonic capabilities

Right before the searching eyes of Rivers people, a wonder is taking place. It is not Jerry Needam’s ability to blab endless inanities or his notorious “noise-someness” bedraggled in the garb of illogically thoughtless, relentless, formless and annoyingly meaningless press statements that manifest his strangely magical appurtenances, but his knack to be different persons at […]

Religion

Osinbajo formally takes over Villa Chapel

Vice President Yemi Osinbajo on Sunday formally took over the leadership of the villa chapel located inside the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The chapel built by the administration of former President Olusegun Obasanjo always have the President or the Vice President (that is a Christian) as the political head while the President’s or Vice President’s chaplain […]

Religion

Oyedepo’s Church, Winners Chapel Burnt Down In Kaduna Over Purported Support For Jonathan

A branch of the Living Faith Church, popularly called the Winners Chapel, in Giwa, headquarters of Giwa Local Government Area of Kaduna State, has been set ablaze. The church, founded by Bishop David Oyedepo, was reportedly set ablaze by two unidentified arsonists. During the incident that happened on March 20, 2015 at about 2:30pm, nothing […]