Tag: Pastors

March 24, 2014

Church war: Drama in Taraba as 2 pastors beat colleague to stupor

by Oge Okonkwo Two pastors in Jalingo, Taraba state yesterday were arrested for reportedly teaming up with some church members ...

March 23, 2014

Bayo Oluwasanmi: The Lord is here but God is hard to find

by Bayo Oluwasanmi Every wise course of action to pursue is contrasted with a fool’s course of action to avoid. ...

March 2, 2014

Femi Aribisala: Why pastors don’t go to heaven (Part 3)

by Femi Aribisala With Jesus as sole pastor, there would be no grounds for denominationalism.  We would have fellowships in ...

February 23, 2014

Femi Aribisala: Why pastors don’t go to heaven (Part 2)

by Femi Aribisala In the Old Testament, when the bible speaks of pastors, it is often in condemnation. Ezekiel castigates ...

February 16, 2014

Femi Aribisala: Why Pastors don’t go to heaven (Part 1)

by Femi Aribisala I remember one occasion when Zoe president, Patrick Anwuzia, was visiting the church, we were required to ...

January 29, 2014

Bayo Oluwasanmi: Jet owning pastors should learn from Cardinal Okojie

by Bayo Oluwasanmi Over the years, Cardinal Okogie has mystified both his critics and admirers of the courage that sustained ...

January 17, 2014

“I’m not classless…” – Comedian, AY fires back at Jim Iyke

by Oke Efagene Ace comedian, Ayo ‘AY’ Makun, has responded to the tweet from Nollywood actor, Jim Iyke, in which ...

January 10, 2014

Dele Agekameh: Nigerian pastors compete with rapists, armed robbers and oil thieves

by Dele Agekameh The situation has degenerated so badly that our supposed men of God now compete favourably with armed ...

January 5, 2014

Blast from the past: Do you recognize any of these pastors? (LOOK)

by ‘Jola Sotubo Nigeria has become renowned for having some of the most powerful pastors in the world. However, these ...

December 24, 2013

Femi Aribisala: How to deal with thieves and armed robbers

by Femi Aribisala One of the places where thieves and robbers are most rampant in Nigeria is in the churches.  ...

November 24, 2013

The PDP will win in 2015 and Nigeria will break up – Primate Ayodele reveals

by Akintomiwa Agbaje The General Overseer of INRI Evangelical Spiritual Church, Lagos, Primate Babatunde Ayodele, speaks in a compelling interveiw ...

November 15, 2013

3 pastors, 3 governors: See the new list of top 10 private jet owners in Nigeria

by Chi Ibe The good guys at Encomium have put up their list of the ‘top 10 private jet owners ...

September 22, 2013

‘Ministerial untruth’: 4 (shameful) lies pastors tell their followers

by Joe McKeever To our everlasting shame, the term “ministerial exaggeration” has entered the language. If anyone should tell the unvarnished ...

August 20, 2013

Opinion: Memo to Nigeria’s jet pastors – We have cause to be uneasy

by Bayo Oluwasanmi You will agree that many of the so called men of God many a times through their ...

August 19, 2013

Photo of the Day: Quick, get your catapult, ‘Operation kill your enemies’ has begun

by Akan Ido Dealing with your spiritual enemies has never been so easy, all you need to do – according ...

August 10, 2013

Pastor Adeboye reveals plan to build 3km long auditorium

The Redeemed Christian Church of God (RCCG), on Saturday said it would build a three kilometre long auditorium. The General ...

June 16, 2013

God doesn’t care if you smoke weed: Pastors focus on decriminalizing unjust drug laws (VIDEO)

  A network of pastors is speaking out against the so-called ‘war on drugs’ and the devastating effect it has ...

May 21, 2013

Opinion: The religious industry in Nigeria and its aggressive drive for ‘customers’

by Ikeji Victor Nowadays, anybody who could quote a sizeable portion of the bible qualifies as pastor and is optimistic ...

April 17, 2013

Opinion: A message for all the ‘men of God’ in Nigeria – God is very angry

by Bayo Oluwasanmi You rob the poor rather than enrich them. You fleece the poor rather than feed them.  Rather ...

March 18, 2013

Should pastors be allowed to reject gay marriage ceremonies? Join the debate

A majority of Americans, almost six out of ten, see gay marriage as a civil rights issue, but still think ...

January 13, 2013

10 most common things church members tell their pastors

by Thom S. Rainer Pastors are like information sponges. If they aren’t studying, they are receiving a regular deluge of ...

December 7, 2012

Opinion: Waiting for the National Commission on Private Jets

by Ike Willie-Nwobu The establishment of such an agency would be the panacea as well as the horses’ mouth that ...

December 5, 2012

“I can’t stop using cocaine… pastors dem dey high too” – Majek Fashek

by Akan Ido Majek Fashek, the Rainmaker wowed his fans with ‘conscious’ songs in the 80s and the talented musician ...

December 4, 2012

Another one: Pastors buy jets for “urgent” evangelism – Pastor Victor Adeyemi

The President and Founder, Global Harvest Church, Pastor Victor Adeyemi, has attributed the need for private jets by clerics in ...

November 18, 2012

Lanre Olagunju: My issues with Nigerian pastors and their jets

by Lanre Olagunju Religious bodies should be thinking of more ways to eradicate poverty, speak truth to power rather than ...

November 13, 2012

#PastorsJets #YQuestionOfTheDay: Should pastors own private jets? See our readers’ fierce debate

by Isi Esene The disclosure last week that members of Pastor Ayo Oritsejafor’s church presented him with a gift of  ...

March 29, 2012

Iyayi Oria: Opium? Religion is now our heroin!

By Iyayi Oria  Religion may be the opium of the masses, but Nigerians have upgraded to heroin. Opium is for the ...

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