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    ‘Anglican Church is opposed to grazing reserves’

    Armed Fulani-herdsmen

    ABUJA – THE Primate, Church of Nigeria (Anglican Communion), Most Rev. Nicholas Okoh, has insisted that the ongoing effort of the Federal Government to establish grazing reserve across the country would not do anything but create more communal conflict.

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    CAN Elections: How TEKAN/ECWA lost out

    NATIONAL president of Patriotic Christian Youths of Nigeria, PCYN, Evang. Simon Timothy Nasso of the TEK-AN unit, had blamed the inability of TEKAN/ECWA bloc to present a candidate for the CAN presidential election, on the inordinate ambition of certain individuals within the bloc who would stop at nothing to actualise their dreams.

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    Pastor Paul Adefarasin

    I want to save collapsing marriages – Pastor Adefarasin

    At a time when the principle of right and wrong has become endangered in Nigeria following poor leadership, Pastor Wale Adefarasin is concerned about how to bring back those things, govern social behaviour in the country. To achieve this value re-orientation, Adefarasin, who is the General Overseer of Guiding Light Assembly, a non-denominational church with branches in Lagos, Abuja and London, says, in this interview, that the collapsed family system in Nigeria must be repaired. To this end, Adefarasin and a life-coach, Lanre Olusola, have concluded plans for specialised family oriented master class. The pastor reveals some defining stages in his life.

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    Our plan to transform Nigeria through the family – Lanre Olusola

    Life Coach, Lanre Olusola, in this interview says Nigeria needs to commence action to bring the country back to the path of value system. He also offers insight into how he intends to carry out the mandate alongside Pastor Wale Adefarasin. Olusola, who works with individuals, organizations and government agencies to transition from where they are to where they desire and are designed to be, believes that if families are successfully transformed, Nigeria’s transformation will become a reality.

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    President Buhari

    Archbishops kick against grazing reserves

    Catholic Archbishop of Lagos, His Grace, Archbishop Adewale Martins and former General Secretary of Pentecostal Fellowship of Nigeria, PFN, Archbishop Joseph Ojo Sunday opposed the proposal to establish grazing reserves across the nation, arguing instead that the Federal Government should build cattle ranches in states where cattle rearing is common.

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    CAN orders fresh primaries for TEKAN/ECWA

    AHEAD of elections to choose the next president of the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, the apex body on Tuesday cancelled the controversial March 29, 2016 primaries of TEKAN/ECWA bloc which was conducted while the bloc head, Rev. Emmanuel Dzig-gau was under kidnapp-ers’ captivity and ordered a fresh election within two weeks.

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    God will help you (IV)

    Help is available to you. Not the help of man that is vain but the help of God that will enable you to do valiantly. Your situation is not beyond the help of God. No matter how long the case may have been, it still has a solution. Don’t despair nor give up. Keep on pressing ahead towards your future that is more glorious than where you are coming from. Through the grace of God you will receive help to accomplish the task and or vision.

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    Oritsejafor’s looming exit sparks CAN succession battle

    40 years after the birth of the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, via the adoption of the name by a 10-man sub-committee headed by Anglican Bishop of Lagos, Rev. Festus Oluwole Segun (1975-1985), the election of a new leadership is becoming contentious with accusation that the Presidency is rooting for a northern candidate to replace the outgoing CAN President, Pastor Ayo Oritsejafor, who is believed to have rattled some powerful interests in the North with his hard stance on the Islamist terrorist group, Boko Haram, which led to its being dubbed the worst terrorist group in the world.

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    God will help you (III)

    The name of the Lord is a strong tower. The righteous runs into it and they are saved. Your only sure point of safety in life is in the Lord. No matter the challenges, victories are available to you in His name. I see Him helping you out of that dilemma that has almost drowned you. Don’t trust in man, for the arm of flesh will fail you. Like David, refuse to trust in chariots and horses. Pharaoh and others trusted in them but were disappointed. Know that vain is the help of man but through God you shall do valiantly.

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    Pastor Ayo Oritsejafor....Islamic banks illegal but functioning

    Grazing rights, routes or reserves? It is a subtle way to Islamise Nigeria – CAN

    Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) has rejected grazing rights, routes or reserves (3Rs), saying it is a subtle way by the Federal Government to Islamise Nigeria. The position came in a memorandum CAN submitted to the House of Representatives Committee on Agriculture, Production and Services, on incessant clashes between pastoralists, farmers and farming communities, last week (April 26 and 27)

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    Group threatens to frustrate CAN elections

    A LITTLE over two weeks to the elections that will produce Past-or Ayo Oritsejafor’s successor, indications emerged during the week that the alleged covert governmental interest in the leadership process of the Christian Association of Nigeria, CAN, is already threatening the electoral process to elect a new presi-dent for the apex body of Christians in the country.

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