Religion Watch

Stranded Hajj Pilgrims Protest Flight Delay, Demand Govt Intervention in Kwara

By Alimi Michael, KWARA | A group of frustrated Hajj pilgrims blocked the Ilorin to Ogbomosho Expressway on Friday, protesting a three-day flight delay caused by a faulty airplane at Ilorin International Airport. Scheduled to depart for Saudi Arabia, the pilgrims expressed their frustration and disappointment over the prolonged delay. …

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I Relocated to the US Over EndSARS Protests, Other Issues – Pastor Sam Adeyemi

In a recent virtual interview on the ‘Mic On’ podcast with Seun Okinbaloye, Pastor Sam Adeyemi, the Founder and Senior Pastor of Daystar Christian Centre, discussed his reasons for relocating to the United States. Adeyemi attributed his move to several factors, including the COVID-19 pandemic, the ENDSARS protests, and troubling …

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Eid-el-Fitr: FG approves Thursday as additional public holiday

In commemoration of this year’s Eid-el-Fitr, the federal government has authorized Thursday, April 11, as an extra public holiday. The Permanent Secretary, of the Ministry of Interior, Aishetu Ndayako, stated this in a statement on Tuesday in Abuja. She described Ramadan as “the month of spiritual rejuvenation,” the minister restated …

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