Lifestyle Nigeria 

Students Discuss Witchcraft in Nsukka

I just returned from the University of Nigeria in Nsukka (UNN) where I attended an event on Who is afraid of Witchcraft? Concerned students organized the program with the support of Basic Rights Counsel Initiative and the Advocacy for Alleged Witches. At last, university students at Nsukka displayed the lion and lioness in them. They came from various departments, engineering, sociology, political science, public administration, arts and sciences. They were curious and keenly interested in examining the phenomenon of witchcraft and in sharing their stories and experiences.The day started with…

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Lifestyle Nigeria 

On Existence and Non Existence of Witches

The existence of witches is a socio-cultural given, an idea that has been taken for granted across societies and communities in Nigeria. Any attempt to question the existence of witches is largely seen as a foolhardy exercise that barely yields any ‘useful’ result or alters the reality of witchcraft in the minds of believing folks. And that is where the problem lies. Witchcraft is a taboo topic, often placed off the list of issues for discussion. This habit of culturally shielding the existence of witches from critical examination and inquiry…

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Nigeria World 

AMERICAN STOCK MARKET TUMBLES AGAIN OVER CORONAVIRUS FEARS – CONFIRMING TB JOSHUA’S 2020 PROPHECY ON ECONOMY

The stock market in USA had another extremely volatile day on Thursday 5th March 2020, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average closing down 970 points. As the coronavirus outbreak threatens to seriously dent global growth, the fear that has emerged in its wake is already taking its toll on the American economy.  Despite the emergency rate cut announced by the Federal Reserve on Tuesday intended to give businesses and households a boost, the Dow posted its fifth-worst single-day point drop on record. CNN reports that the travel industry, which is crucial…

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Leaders Nigeria 

SOUTH SUDAN FORMS UNITY GOVERNMENT AS TB JOSHUA’S PROPHECY COMES TO PASS

Saturday 22nd February 2020 is set to go down as a historic date in South Sudan as a unity government between once bitter rivals President Salva Kiir Mayardit and opposition leader Riek Machar finally comes to fruition.  “I want to tell the people of South Sudan that all the changes that are taking place right now are to bring peace and not changes that will bring conflict again because we are tired of conflict,” Kiir announced as he officially appointed Machar as Vice President, one of five to be appointed to the…

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Leaders Nigeria 

HOW TB JOSHUA PREDICTED GERMAN TERROR ATTACK ON FACEBOOK

The terrorist attack by a far-right extremist which shocked the nation of Germany and resulted in the deaths of nine people was predicted on Facebook last year by prominent Nigerian cleric TB Joshua.  According to a Facebook post clearly dated March 28th 2019, Joshua had warned Germany of an impending ‘terrorist attack’ and specifically called for prayers on “Thursday”.  “I want you to join me in praying against an imminent terrorist attack in the nation of Germany, particularly Thursday,” the post states, with Joshua clarifying he had seen several ‘visions’…

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Senegal 

Shelter Afrique extends $11.6 million credit facility to Teyliom Group

The fund will go towards the delivery of large-scale affordable housing of 423 units with selling prices of $26,000 Dakar, Senegal – February 20, 2020: Shelter Afrique, the Pan African Organisation exclusively dealing with affordable housing in Africa has today signed an $11.6 million line of credit with Senegal’s Teyliom Group for the construction of affordable housing units in the West African state. The fund will go toward the development of affordable housing with the world class Diamniadio Lake City designed to ease the congestion in capital, Dakar. Speaking at…

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Leaders Nigeria 

LITTLE GIRL HAS SHOCKING VISION OF JESUS IN TB JOSHUA’S CHURCH

The video of a 12-year-old girl who had a ‘vision’ of Jesus Christ during a midweek service at TB Joshua’s popular church in Lagos has gone viral. During a service known as the ‘Living Water Service’ at The Synagogue, Church Of All Nations (SCOAN) in which congregants come forward to receive water they believe to be anointed, immediately after receiving her water, a young girl suddenly cried out and gesticulated wildly. “There is a Man there; He is tall! He is wearing a white garment,” exclaims the girl who later identified…

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Lifestyle Nigeria 

AfAW: Combating Witch Persecution and Resource Question

Since the Advocacy for Alleged Witches (AfAW) was launched in January, some people have been asking questions regarding the mission, scope and future of the campaign. One question has continued to reoccur. That is, the question of resources. Or better, how to fund the campaign. In fact a BBC journalist repeatedly asked me: Where will you get the resources? From the tone of his voice, I noticed a feeling that the advocacy was a premature, unrealizable and not-a-well-thought out initiative. I clearly understand the concern especially when this initiative, which…

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Leaders Nigeria 

VIRAL VIDEO – TB Joshua Visits 150 Year Olds!!!

A video showing popular Nigerian cleric TB Joshua visiting and financially supporting elderly people in a rural Nigerian community – who astonishingly said they are over the age of 150-years-old – has gone viral.  The clip, which has been viewed over 150,000 times in less than 24 hours, was published to Joshua’s YouTube channel Emmanuel TV late on Sunday 26th January 2019. “Viewers, we should see giving to others as an assignment from God because that only comes to God that comes from Him,” Joshua states in a short address before he…

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Latest Nigeria 

Why 112 Chibok girls may never be rescued from Boko Haram terrorists

Prominent for facilitating the release of 103 Chibok girls from the Boko Haram insurgents, Zannah Bukar Mustapha, a Nigerian lawyer and educator was on Saturday, October 19, unveiled as a finalist for the 2019 Aurora Prize for Awakening Humanity in Yerevan, Armenia. Aside from his valiant efforts in negotiating with the hierarchy of the dreaded Islamic sect for the release of some of the abducted school girls, Mr Mustapha is also renowned for providing free education to children and orphans of Boko Haram fighters. In this interview with Nimi Princewill,…

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