Man gets strokes of cane for stealing plantain in Bayelsa

A man identified as Martins Dickson has been given some strokes of cane and fined after he was caught stealing bunches of plantain in Bayelsa State.  The suspect said to be from Rivers State was caught red handed in Agudama-Epe area of Yenagoa, the state capital on Sunday, October 3. According to one Izibeyame Prudent, the suspect specialises in … Continue reading Man gets strokes of cane for stealing plantain in Bayelsa

Muslim mob allegedly kills pastor, razes his house, church, mission school in Kano village

A pastor identified as Reverend Yohanna Shuaibu has been allegedly murdered by a Muslim mob in Massu, a village in Sumaila Local Government Area of Kano State. It was gathered that the mob also burnt down the slain pastor's house, church and mission school.  A statement by Hausa Christian Foundation (HACFO) said the incident occurred in … Continue reading Muslim mob allegedly kills pastor, razes his house, church, mission school in Kano village

Two die as church building collapses during service in Taraba (photos)

No fewer than two persons have been confirmed dead after a building belonging to the Holy Ghost Church in Abeda Pave Community, Chachanji Ward in Takum Local Council in Taraba state collapsed during an ongoing church service on Saturday, September 11. According to reports, the building collapsed following a heavy downpour that lasted several hours. The two … Continue reading Two die as church building collapses during service in Taraba (photos)